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January 19th, 1:30pm – 6pm ET

The GlobalTranz Agent Conference is going virtual! Whether you’re a longtime veteran of the freight industry or thinking about starting your own agency, the GlobalTranz Agent Conference is an outstanding opportunity to virtually meet, learn, and share ideas with your colleagues, industry experts, guest speakers and GlobalTranz personnel.

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2021 GlobalTranz Agent Conference Agenda

The 2021 GlobalTranz Agent Conference brings together the GlobalTranz Agent community to collaborate, network and learn about  GlobalTranz’s latest technology innovations, mode and service offerings, and more.  It’s your opportunity to learn new skills to help you deepen your relationships with clients, peers and carriers, driving greater results for you and your agency.

Our presenters and panelists will share up-to-date industry data, insights, and valuable perspectives on current and emerging trends in logistics and technology that you can use to guide your business.

We are honored to welcome NBA Hall of Fame All-Star, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist, Earvin “Magic” Johnson to the Agent Conference as our keynote speaker. Magic will inspire you with his passionate drive, expertise, and excitement for the year ahead.

1:30pm – 2:00pm ET
Sponsor Exhibit Hall
GTZ Info Hall
Networking Cafe

Networking and Expo

Making connections is one of the best ways to maximize your participation in the GlobalTranz Agent Conference. To facilitate networking opportunities, the Sponsor Exhibit Hall, GTZ Info Hall, and Networking Café will open 30 minutes prior to the “GlobalTranz – Powering Into 2021” address. Don’t miss out on your chance to connect with our sponsors, GlobalTranz staff, and your fellow Agents.

2:00pm – 3:05pm ET
Main Stage

GlobalTranz – Powering into 2021

Join GlobalTranz’s Chairman and CEO Bob Farrell, CFO Lara Stell, and Sr. VP of Agent Channel Business Mike Sutter for a recap of GlobalTranz’s 2020 performance and an exclusive look at the strategic plans for 2021.

Bob Farrell
Chairman and CEO

 

Lara Stell
CFO

Mike Sutter
Senior VP of Agent Channel Business

3:10pm – 3:50pm ET
Main Stage

Keynote – From the Basketball Court to the Boardroom, Parlaying Skills and Tenacity for Success

Sponsored by Mamba Virtual Placement

GlobalTranz is honored to welcome NBA Hall of Fame All-Star, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist, Earvin “Magic” Johnson to the Agent Conference!

After retiring from professional basketball, Magic turned his interest toward entrepreneurship and became a leading spokesperson on HIV education. With an enduring athletic legacy, Johnson is now establishing his legacy off the court as Chairman and CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises, and his latest venture, Magic Johnson Development Corporation, which develops commercial property in long neglected minority urban and suburban neighborhoods.

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear Magic share his life story and how we can all make a positive difference in our businesses, communities, and personal lives.

Earvin “Magic” Johnson
Keynote

 

3:50pm – 4:00pm ET

Break

4:00pm – 4:40pm ET
Main Stage

Current Capacity, Trends and Strategies – Multimodal Perspectives Panel

Congested ports, booming ecommerce volumes, shifting consumer behavior, market volatility- 2020 was rife with challenges, for shippers, carriers and agents alike. This panel brings together industry experts from Ward Transportation, Roadrunner, XPO, and ABF to discuss multimodal capacity, trends, and strategies for navigating the market today and into the future.

Frank Stockholm
Agent Support and Development (Moderator)

Steve Clagg
Corporate Account Executive, Ward Transportation

Dave Black
VP of Corporate Sales, Roadrunner

Marissa Christensen
VP – National Sales, 3PL XPO

Phil Atwell
Director of Enterprise Sales – 3PL, ABF

4:45pm – 5:25pm ET
Main Stage

Creating Growth Through Disruptive Technology

Join GlobalTranz’s CTO Russ Felker as he shares the vision for GlobalTranz’s technology development in 2021, including innovative new features and functionality.

Russ Felker
CTO

 

5:30pm – 6:00pm ET
Main Stage

Awards and Recognition

Always a highlight of the Annual Agent Conference, join Bob Farrell and Mike Sutter as they present awards and recognition to GlobalTranz agents, carriers, and business partners.

Bob Farrell
Chairman and CEO

Mike Sutter
Senior VP of Agent Channel Business

6:00pm – 6:30pm
Sponsor Exhibit Hall
GTZ Info Hall
Networking Cafe

Networking and Expo

The Sponsor Exhibit Hall, GTZ Info Hall, and Networking Café will remain open after the conclusion of the conference presentations to provide you with additional opportunities to network and connect.

2021 GlobalTranz Agent Conference Sponsors

Title Sponsor:

DAT = Freight & Analytics

Keynote Sponsor:

Conference Sponsors