TDAC names 2014 HoF inductees

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NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario (Aug. 28, 2014) — The Tire Dealers Association of Canada (TDAC) has named three Hall of Fame inductees who will be honored at the group’s annual TDAC National Trade Show and Conference, taking place Sept. 18-21 in Niagara Falls.

The TDAC’s newest hall of fame inductees are: Mike Roberge of Western Rubber Products Ltd. (Western Canada Tire Dealers Association); Bruce Barnim of Tirecraft Canada (Ontario Tire Dealers Association); and Elias Larade of Larade’s Tire Shop Ltd. (Atlantic Tire Dealers Association).

The show begins Sept. 18 with a tailgate party, where attendees will have the chance to win a door prize of a trip for two to the Global Tire Expo/Specialty Equipment Market Association Show taking place this fall in Las Vegas.

The TDAC event also features a trade show with 70 exhibitors and workshops by the Canadian Association of Recycling Agencies, Ministry of Transport and Dennis DesRosiers.

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When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?

I try and take in at least one show a year.
30%
I usually attend one every few years.
14%
There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.
12%
I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.
19%
I’d like to but I am too busy
25%