LAS VEGAS (Aug. 31, 2004) — The Tire Industry Association has released the schedule for its Performance Tires & Wheels sponsored by TIA section of the Specialty Equipment Market Association show in November.
The program includes 12 “Tires at Two” seminars that will be held during the trade show, including two “Successful Tire Dealers Share Their Secrets” panel discussions, sessions on better management and business practices and how to develop a wheel torque program. Other sessions will focus on how to sell factory scheduled maintenance, improving sales profits through credit card marketing and the best practices for handling scrap tires.
The week begins with the TIA board of directors breakfast at 8 a.m. Nov. 1, followed by the board meeting at 9 a.m. The TIA annual meeting, featuring the Michelin scholarship winner, is at 11:30 a.m. TIA's Welcome Reception will be at 6:30 p.m.
On Nov. 2, TIA's Breakfast with the President, featuring the Hall of Fame Inductions, will be held at 7 a.m. The TIA Past Presidents lunch will be at noon, followed by the “Tires at Two” sessions at 2 p.m.
The “Tires at Two” breakout sessions continue on Nov. 3 and 4.
For the complete schedule, go to www.tireindustry.org.