Vice Chairman – Hendrick Motorsports
Now serving as Vice Chairman of Hendrick Motorsports, Jeff Gordon remains a motorsport legend and iconic figure in the world of professional racing. With an illustrious career spanning over two decades, he amassed an impressive record of 93 victories and was celebrated for his exceptional talent and fierce competitiveness on the track.
Beyond his racing prowess, Gordon is a full-time race analyst for FOX NASCAR and also recognized for his philanthropy and dedication to charitable causes, including The Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation, which has granted over $16.5 million to support children battling cancer. His enduring impact on the sport and commitment to giving back has solidified him as an inspirational role model for auto enthusiasts and fans worldwide.Chairman
Sr. Vice President, Safety and Government Affairs – Truckload Carriers Association
CEO – Load One, LLC
COO – OTR Solutions
Director, Provider Development – Ascent
Sharon Harding has been at Ascent since 2006 where she leads the Provider Development (PD) team to onboard and maintain the foremost transportation companies who share the same company values and mission. Sharon strives to inspire others through her own actions and joy towards life. She is empathetic and fair while providing clear expectations; her drive in life is to help others succeed.
Business Development Manager – Grand Aire, Inc.
Scott Hutchinson, currently in the Business Development Manager role at Grand Aire, Inc., is responsible for acquiring new as well as supporting existing accounts with Air and Ground services in the Northeastern Territory of the United States. Prior to Grand Aire, Scott was in Expedited Trucking for 26 years, notably as Director of Operations at Tri State Expedited Services, as well as working as Operations Manager at Try Hours.
VP, Marketing – NTI (The National Transportation Institute)
James Jaillet leads NTI’s client communications and outreach. He leverages NTI’s data and relationships with motor carriers and private fleets to understand what’s happening in the freight markets, the driver market, the economy, and trucking industry trends. With this knowledge, James communicates best practices and policies for creating effective recruiting and retention programs to fleets across the industry.
Manager – Deol Road Carrier
Director of Operations – Universal Traffic Service
Vice President Safety Services – Protective Insurance