Inspired People Generate Positive Action.
The event is a “one-of-a-kind” gathering of those within the trucking industry who understand the importance, impact and value of online social media as a platform to create trust and awareness, resulting in positive communication and change among drivers and the industry.
Social Media is a Branding of Trust.
Reaching a targeted audience is a major goal for all those who have a message, product, or service to share. Social Media is rapidly becoming the most popular way to share that message!
The TDSMC brings professional drivers and the trucking industry together by encouraging knowledge, relationships, networking, and communication.
The convention attracts those who:
- Honor professional drivers
- Believe that honesty and transparency should be priority
- Desires to be a part of positive change, sharing their knowledge and experience
- Wishes to network with like-minded people
- Believes that Social Media is a major platform to share a message, product or service
2012 TDSMC Highlight Video 1
A 3 day event which combines a learning and networking experience with the power of social media relationship building.
Tickets include: Friday evening Welcome Reception, meals, refreshments, speakers, awards, prizes and contests.
For 3 years attendees have experienced a tremendous enthusiasm for those joining the Social Media Phenomenon at the Annual Truck Driver Social Media Convention. By learning and applying the power of social media, the event allows and encourages the industry to network together while honoring the professional driver, the “driving force” of the trucking industry.
The Power of Social Media has expounded as those attending TDSMC realize how trust and transparency builds relationships and businesses, allowing a passionate message to be shared with hundreds of thousands of targeted listeners, including the media and general public
The convention gathering discusses and informs those within the industry about the issues of most concern, encouraging an interactive Q&A session among attendees.
• Social Media Q&A (Be a trusted element in the trucking community)
• Honor and Recognition for our Professional CDL Drivers
• Actively participate in discussions regarding issues and solutions concerning the trucking industry
• Receive valuable information from experts in various fields of trucking
• Socialize, network, dine and be entertained
• Establish important contacts with drivers and like minded industry professionals
Experience the “Jason Rivenburg Making a Difference Award” awarded to those within the trucking industry who have displayed their dedication and selfless commitment and efforts for the benefit of others within the trucking industry.
Meet Allen and Donna Smith
Their company, Truth About Trucking LLC, has been a driving force within the trucking industry and has utilized the many Social Media opportunities by educating, informing, and explaining numerous obstacles and challenges that continually face us all.
Allen and Donna Smith have dedicated themselves to provide drivers and industry leaders alike with; informative research, blog posts, radio shows, and social media updates, continually reaching those who desire to be a part of their goal of “Raising the Standards of the Trucking Industry.”
In 2011 a first of its kind event took place at the Gold Strike Resort in Tunica, MS as Allen and Donna hosted the first Truck Driver Social Media Convention. The event was geared towards uniting and honoring the professional truck driver with industry leaders, companies, organizations, and those who support them. The 2011 Trucking Social Media Convention was a huge success and is now in its 3rd year, the last two years being held at Harrah’s in Kansas City, MO. TESTIMONIALS