Heading to WIT Accelerate! Conference? Don't Miss These Sessions!

The Women in Trucking Accelerate! Conference is taking place THIS WEEK, September 30th – October 2nd, in Dallas, TX, and the DriverReach team will be there in full force! With a jam-packed schedule of events taking place over the course of the 3-day event, we don’t want you to miss your opportunity to hear from our driver recruiting experts as they discuss topics ranging from recruiting to HR to sales and marketing and beyond. Will you join us for any or all of these sessions this week? We can’t wait to meet you at WIT Accelerate! Conference. 

Breakout Session (Monday, September 30th @ 1:45pm): Wendy Bartz, Recruitment Services Director

Join Wendy on Monday, September 30th @ 1:45pm as she co-leads “Shifting Gears: Trends/Best Practices in the New Age of Recruiting”.WendyBHeadshotsquare

It’s no secret: The industry is battling a talent shortage that poses challenges for recruiters and supply chain managers alike. When the demand for goods outpaces the availability of drivers for delivery, what is the business (and consumer) impact? 

Erica Pepe, Recruitment Evangelist, Employer Insights with Indeed, will provide the latest trends in truck driver recruitment from labor market experts at Indeed.com, and then will explain how companies are creatively growing and engaging the candidate pool of these hard-to-fill roles. 

Then, DriverReach’s very own Wendy Bartz, Recruiting Services Director, will explain how to create a better applicant experience. In this breakout session, you’ll learn how to provide impactful human interactions from the very beginning, and how to utilize simple, modern technology to support your efforts.


HR Interactive Roundtable Discussion: Jacqueline Cooley Martinez, Director of HR & Talent Acquisition, DriverReach

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Marketing & Branding Peer Group Roundtable Discussion: Steve Iskander, Chief Growth Officer, DriverReach

MarkHeadshotSquareJoin Steve’s roundtable discussion during lunch from 12:00p - 1:15p both Tuesday, October 1st, and Wednesday, October 2nd, for an in-depth peer-to-peer discussion of how to build a compelling brand and develop a lasting and scalable marketing presence that’s focused on results. 


Sales, Business Development Peer Group Roundtable Discussion: Mark Carlson, Director of Sales, DriverReach

SteveHeadshotSquareJoin Mark’s roundtable discussion during lunch from 12:00p - 1:15p both Tuesday, October 1st, and Wednesday, October 2nd, for a detailed look at how to lead sales and develop a winning team, taking a look at business development both from a culture and metrics perspective. 


📚Have you heard? Our new book, “Exactly What to Say: CDL Driver Recruiting Edition” will be available for purchase at WIT Accelerate! 

DriverReach has partnered with recruiting sales expert and author Phil M Jones to create the first-of-its-kind book, Exactly What to Say: The Magic Words For Influence and Impact, CDL Driver Recruiting Edition

Phil has authored several editions of “Exactly What to Say” for other industries, and over the years, he’s helped millions of sales reps develop skills to know exactly what to say, when to say it, and how to make it count. 

As we’ve now come to realize in the CDL driver recruiting world, recruiting is sales! If you’re interested in purchasing your copy, you can buy it now for $14.99 or stop by DriverReach’s booth (#302) in the expo hall to order your copy! 

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Stay up to date on CDL trucking trends! Be sure to check out the DriverReach blog or follow us on LinkedIn for other relevant articles and head over to our webinars page for an up-to-date list of upcoming events and on-demand recordings.

Interested in seeing DriverReach’s modern Recruiting Management System in action? Request a demo!


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