Executive Summit

October 11 - 12 | Chicago, Illinois

All experts, all in one place

TMSA’s Executive Summit is the single most important place to find the ‘best of the best’ in sales and marketing in the logistics and transportation industry this fall.

As the ultimate source for where sales and marketing professionals go to grow, TMSA’s Executive Summit brings together the smartest, most modern growth agents for a 1-day power-packed event at the Intercontinental Magnificent Mile.  

Why Attend?

You’ll gain valuable, actionable insights from the very people ‘in the know’ about the biggest trends in logistics and transportation. But most of all, you’ll connect with the brightest and best to share ideas and innovative ways to advance the industry. Want to build more strategic, peer relationships? Think outside the box? Develop award-winning teams? Get it all at TMSA’s Executive Summit.

Who Should Attend?

Are you an executive responsible for growth in your company? Do you manage a team (in house or outsourced) responsible for market outreach, customer acquisition and/or customer experience? Are you empowered to make investment decisions about how to grow your company smarter and faster? If you answered yes to these questions, this event is for you!

Sample titles who will be in attendance include:

President & CEO
Chief Commercial Officer
Chief Growth Officer
Chief Marketing Officer
Chief Sales Officer
VP of Sales & Marketing
VP of Business Development
VP of Strategy / Strategic Growth
Director of Sales & Marketing

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Cory Scheer

KEYNOTE: Using Empirical Evidence to Strengthen Organizational Trust

Cory Scheer

Cory Scheer (Ed.D, EMBA), Founder and CEO of TrustCentric Consulting, will share key takeaways from his recently co-authored National Survey on Brand and Trust , and explore the implications and opportunities to move organizational trust from something often illusive to something tangible, tactical, and, ultimately transformational. Cory will share a proven framework that will help you strengthen trust with your employees, teams, and organization in tactical and tangible ways so that trust in your organization can be transformed and vital key performance indicators can improve.



  • Wednesday, October 11
  • Thursday, October 12
05:00 PM - 09:00 PM


06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Opening Reception

07:30 AM - 09:00 AM


07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Breakfast Networking

08:30 AM - 08:45 AM

Opening Messages

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


01:45 PM - 02:45 PM

Fireside Chat - Thoughts from a Transportation & Logistics Leader

02:45 PM - 03:00 PM

Wrap Up




  • Registration for one person
  • All main event sessions
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Reception

    Registration Closed
Non Members


  • Registration for one person
  • All main event sessions
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Reception

    Registration Closed

By registering you agree to have your contact information, including email, passed on to the sponsors of this event for the purpose of following up on your interests.



Looking for a training opportunity for your mid-managers too?

Situational Leadership Workshop

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Looking to elevate your management & leadership team? Here’s your chance!  In partnership with TMSA, Luminaries Consulting is bringing Situational Leadership® to Chicago! The high-impact 1-day Situational Leadership® workshop will be offered alongside the Executive Summit and is a great opportunity for mid-level leaders in your organization.  

Situational Leadership® is a flexible framework that enables leaders to tailor their approach to the needs of their team to achieve the desired results and outcomes.  Take advantage of this opportunity for peer networking with other logistics leaders at the welcome reception on October 11 and to learn leading-edge leadership skills on October 12.



Hotel Accommodations

Chicago Magnificent Mile
505 North Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL