March 24 - 27, 2019 | Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas

2018 Schedule

2019 Schedule Coming Soon!

Last updated: March 6, 2018

Sunday, March 11, 2018

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Bayside B Foyer
Sponsored by

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join charity efforts at the second annual Official Vegas Invitational Scramble at Revere Golf Club. Two putters will be given away for closest to the pin on the par 3's. Tickets are $200 and include club rentals, sleeve of balls, green fees, cart, bottled water and food. 

Separate sign up required. To secure a spot, email [email protected].

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

South Pacific D
In this first one-of-a-kind panel led by LCT's own accomplished Sara Eastwood-Richardson, four diverse women owners with distinct business achievements and approaches will explain how they succeeded and how you can too. These fearless female operators will inspire you.

Sorry this event is sold out!!

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12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

South Pacific H
SEO never remains stagnant. It’s constantly evolving as search engines become more sophisticated and tapped into the needs of searchers. Limo U Founder Bill Faeth will explain the inner workings of the search engine and deliver the top 10 SEO tactics you must employ today to ensure your website’s relevancy and visibility.
Presenter: Bill Faeth, Limo University

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Representatives from today’s leading software providers will present live demos for their users. If your operation is currently using one of these solutions, this is an excellent opportunity to enhance your expertise, and get insider tips and shortcuts to key features. Take the guesswork out of the equation and get the most out of your investment in these technologies, making more time to increase sales!

  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm: Livery Coach, Invite Only - Coral B
  • 2:00pm - 2:50pm: FASTTRAK Cloud Systems - South Pacific J
  • 2:00pm - 2:50pm: AsterRIDE - South Pacific B
  • 3:00pm - 3:50pm: Ground Widgets - South Pacific B

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

South Pacific H
Adwords is one of the most powerful marketing platforms in the world. In this free training session the Limo U team will show you how to choose the most relevant keywords, write effective ad copy, and track and optimize the performance of your ads. If you are ready to take control of Adwords and maximize your marketing goals then this is the session for you.
Presenters: Daniel Daher and Bill Faeth, Limo University

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Bayside B Foyer
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Tradewinds D

There will be happy hour bar outside the session room open to all attendees, sponsored by Chosen Payments.

Featuring an organized time structure that will allow you to practice and perfect your “elevator pitch” for gaining affiliate work, join us for one-on-one speed-networking. After this session, you will come away with actual referrals that will help build affiliate connections. This is the best time you will ever spend with a group of people who are also looking to propel their operations into the next level of success. 
Sorry, this event is sold out!
Host: Jim Luff, LCT Magazine and Chosen Payments​

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8:30 PM - 10:30 PM

The NLA will be hosting a fundraiser benefiting the Harold Berkman Memorial Fund, the NLA's philanthropic arm. Taking place at Red Square in Mandalay Bay.

Separate Sign Up Required. Use THIS LINK to register.

Monday, March 12, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Bayside B Foyer
Sponsored by

8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

Tradewinds E
By Invitation Only

8:00 AM - 8:55 AM

South Pacific J
By Invitation Only

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

South Pacific D
Coming to a show for the first time can be daunting. This session and breakfast gives you one-on-one time with the LCT writing team, show organizers, and the NLA Education Committee. We will give you an inside look at the schedule and show highlights. Get to know us as we get to know you. Think of us as your personal tour guides for the show.
RSVP Required, Must Be a First Time Attendee

Presenter - Sara Eastwood-Richardson, LCT Magazine

Sponsored by:

Executive Coach Builders

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tradewinds E
This is a paid event that is limited to 20 attendees and requires separate pre-registration.
Click here to register. 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Tradewinds D
Foreign operators who have traveled to the U.S. for the 2018 International Luxury Coach and Transportation Show and U.S. operators alike are invited to attend this informal get-together to meet face-to-face. This is an around-the-world networking opportunity that can boost your farm-in and farm-out affiliate business. Be sure to bring plenty of your business cards!

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

South Pacific H

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

South Pacific F
All show attendees are welcome to attend the annual meeting of the National Limousine Association. This is the opportunity to hear a review of NLA accomplishments of the past year and be appraised of the organization’s current goals and plans. The officers and members of the newly-elected 2018 NLA Board of Directors also will be introduced to the audience. 

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

South Pacific F
One of the most anticipated traditions at the International Luxury Coach and Transportation Show, the State of the Industry brings operators up to date on the latest stats and market figures for the limousine, charter & tour industries. Learn what’s on the horizon and renew your passion for your business at this kick-off event.

 

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3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

South Pacific F
Join us for a session will show you how a very different kind of corporate culture is a powerful model for achieving success - and how by concentrating on the happiness of those around you, you can dramatically increase your own. You’ll walk away understanding how happiness as a business model equals profits, passion and purpose; how to build company culture; and the process and key elements of building a culture of happiness, positivity and wellbeing that builds a strong brand.
Keynote Speaker: Jenn Lim, Delivering Happiness

Exclusive Keynote Sponsor

4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

South Pacific F
Pamela Anderson, star of this year’s PSA “The Signs,” will provide a brief address about her partnership with the NLA, the success of the PSA, and her concerns about the state of ridehailing. Following her address, Pamela will answer a few questions for a media press conference to shed light on the state of the industry and demand a call to action, urging everyone to open their eyes to the dangerous business practices of ride-hail apps.

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bayside B

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bayside B
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bayside B
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bayside B
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Skyfall Lounge
Invite Only

Skyfall Lounge

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Rí Rá Irish Pub
Looking for dinner plans? We have you covered! Join LCT for dinner - we’ll have plenty to talk about and want to get to know you and your business better. Plus we’ll keep your stomach full. 
Separate Ticket Required, Purchase While Registering

9:30 PM - 12:30 AM

Sponsored by the Exhibitors!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

South Pacific H
By Invitation Only

8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Bayside B Foyer
Sponsored by

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Tradewinds E
This is a paid event that is limited to 20 attendees and requires separate pre-registration.
Click here to register. 

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Tradewinds D

9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

South Pacific D
In today’s near-full employment economy, finding and retaining quality employees is a challenge. Complete, clear job descriptions and effective training programs can make the process easier. Our expert speakers will guide you through the process of developing accurate job descriptions and effective training programs for different learning styles. They will also address atypical situations, such as remote employees and those with a flex-time schedule. This hands-on, interactive session will provide you with concrete tools to implement top-notch programs in your own business.
Presenters: Chris Carroll and Christina Davis, LMC Group

9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

South Pacific B
If you’re a small company looking to manage social media, this session is crucial for you! Learn how to build a social media strategy for the transportation industry. During this session we will provide an overview on: creating a social media strategy, the 70/30 rule on developing your social media content, creating an ad and boosting posts on Facebook, tools you can use to schedule your social media posts for a month at a time, and how to measure your engagement.
Presenter: Andrea Racanelli, The Capacity Group

9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

South Pacific J
Whether you just bought your first bus or have an extensive fleet, operating legally and safely should be your top priority. These panelists will cover Department of Transportation (DOT) and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations, guidelines, and preparing for the inevitable audit.
Presenters: Joe Guinn, Limo & Bus Compliance; Kathy Kahne, Windy City Limousine

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Session Rooms
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10:30 AM - 11:50 AM

South Pacific D
Join us for a collaborative session that is sure to foster idea-sharing and networking with your peers. In this roundtable, you and your tablemates will brainstorm strategies and tactics to grow your business while avoiding common pitfalls.
Moderators: Kyara Kahakauwila, L.A. Limousines & Transportation Services; Tracy Salinger, Unique Limousine

10:30 AM - 11:50 AM

South Pacific B
If the proper measures are not taken, transitioning your reservation software can cause a major setback. Hear our panelists share their personal experiences and what they learned along the way.
Moderator: Richard Kane, International Limousine Service
Panelists: Jay Erlich, Europe Limousine; Peter Turner, Havering Carriages; Rick Versace, A1A Limousine

10:30 AM - 11:50 AM

South Pacific J
Do you know what it REALLY costs to own a bus? This session will explore the expected costs and uncover the hidden expenses from insurance to maintenance e and everything in between.
Presenters: Jason Kaplan, The Driver Provider; George Rains, ZBest Worldwide; Jorge Sanchez, Hermes

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bayside B

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bayside B
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bayside B
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Bayside B

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bayside B
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1:00 PM - 4:55 PM

Bayside B
In the Innovations Theater, you'll witness product demos, new product launches or technologies in action, participate in focus groups, or catch an educational seminar by an industry supplier or network.

  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm: QUp World Inc.
  • 2:00pm - 2:55pm: PAX Certified Training 
  • 3:00pm - 3:55pm: iCars
  • 4:00pm - 4:55pm: Prevost Presents Icomera Entertainment System

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bayside B
Sponsored by
 

5:00 PM - 5:55 PM

South Pacific D
Are you an operator under 40 years old who is looking to discuss the future of the luxury ground transportation industry with peers of a similar age? This session will provide you with a chance to meet with other young operators to share your concerns, ideas, and ambitions. No invitation required! Be sure to bring lots of business cards to pass out to other attendees and to the hosts, so they can keep you informed of upcoming Fast 40 events.

Lexi Tucker, LCT Magazine

5:10 PM - 6:20 PM

South Pacific B
Are you prepared? No one wants to think about it, but disaster can strike anyone at any time. Our panelists have recently experienced major disruption due to various natural disasters and will share their insight and why having a plan is so critical.
Moderator: Gary Buffo, Pure Luxury Transportation
Panelists: Matt Assolin, Nikko’s Worldwide Chauffeured Services; Thomas Buck, Beau Wine Tours & Limousine Service; Diane Forgy, Overland Chauffeured Services

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

South Pacific F
Join us as we honor the 2018 LCT Association Award of Excellence, Motorcoach Operator of the Year, Global Operator of the Year, and LCT Operators of the Year in four fleet-size categories. Your ticket includes cocktail reception, awards presentation, food, beverages and entertainment.

Separate Ticket Required

Sponsored by
 

10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Hospitality Parties

10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

The Private Foundation Room Patio
Invite Only

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Bayside B Foyer
Sponsored by

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

South Pacific D
After attending this session, you will walk away with culture-driven competitive strategies that make a difference; the core tenets of creating a WOW customer experience; positivity and science of happiness strategies to build on; experience of the culture and values you need to drive results; and the enthusiasm for creating a new approach using proven practices.
Keynote Speaker: Shereen Eltobgy, Delivering Happiness

Exclusive Keynote Sponsor

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Bayside B

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Bayside B
Sponsored by
 

10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Bayside B
Sponsored by

     

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Bayside B
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11:30 AM - 2:25 PM

Bayside B
In the Innovations Theater, you'll witness product demos, new product launches or technologies in action, participate in focus groups, or catch an educational seminar by an industry supplier or network.

  • 11:30am - 12:25pm: iCars
  • 12:30pm - 1:25pm: Limo University
  • 1:30pm - 2:25pm: Powered by Book.Limo

Sponsored by

2:40 PM - 3:50 PM

Session Rooms
Sponsored by

2:40 PM - 3:50 PM

South Pacific D
It’s all about relationships. Understanding the best way to start and maintain client outreach is vital to your company’s success. These panelists will teach you effective client communication and how to toe the line between too much and not enough. 
Presenters: Eric Devlin, Premier Transportation; Tami Saccoccio, Commonwealth Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation; Joe Ironi, Global Alliance Worldwide Chauffeured Services

2:40 PM - 3:50 PM

South Pacific B
Every market has a unique culture. The opportunities are there – it’s up to you to find and cultivate them. Our speakers will show you where to look and how to capitalize on local events, attractions, and create one-of-a-kind seasonal experiences.
Presenters: Hillary Louarti, Diamond Transportation; John Olinger, All Occasion Transportation, Inc.; John Oulton, Richmond Limousine
 

4:00 PM - 4:50 PM

South Pacific B
Close out the show with this fast-paced session that will deliver practical ideas to immediately implement into your business. This “can’t-miss” session will cover sales and marketing topics for businesses of all sizes. Don’t blink or you might miss a top-notch takeaway!

Michael Barreto, Eagle Chauffeured Services; Michael Campbell, Grace Limousine; Kelly Alderete, The Driver Provider

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Click here for the schedule of events. 

Thursday, March 15, 2018

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us for the fourth annual Limo Patriot Ride to benefit Semper Fi Fund. 
Click here for details and to register. 

News & Updates

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Testimonials

Myles Flood

"Another fantastic show from the LCT team, it makes the 11 hour flight from Ireland worth it."

-Myles Flood, LFL Worldwide Chauffeur Services, Dublin, Ireland

"A great show to attend!"

-Hillary Louarti, Diamond Transportation, Tucson, AZ

International LCT 2017 was a great show! The quality of attendees is unsurpassed!”

-Craig Hall, Fleet Marketing Manager, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI

“Even though we had been NLA members for nine years, this was our first show. The education we received will provide enough cost savings to offset the expenses of the show for next year.”

-Jeni Bokhari, Metro Livery, Nashville, TN

Barry Gross

“ILCT is a "must-attend" event, and this year certainly measured up.Strong educational content meets excellent networking meets first rate socializing.”

-Barry Gross, Reston Limousine, Sterling, VA

Robert Xavier

“17 Years in the transportation Industry and I'm always interested in improving my operation. The educational seminars have proven to be critical to staff development, as well as operational efficiency, and even growing our overall sales.”

-Robert Xavier, Legend Limousines, Inc., Long Island, NY

Julie Harvey

“Being a new owner and new to the business, I was overwhelmed with the generosity of other attendees that were eager to be there for me as a mentor, and/ or a new affiliate. The support they offered was priceless.”

-Julie Harvey, Mountain Limo, Telluride, Telluride, CO

“The beating heart of the limo industry, perfect for meeting with current and future customers.”

-Jon Smith, Marketing Director, Autocab, Staten Island, NY

James Fox

“This show was the best ever with no dull moments. Can't wait for 2018 to get here!”

-James Fox, Little Foxes Transportation, Riverside, CA

“I have met so many companies from around the world and exchanged information with some folks who can change my business for years to come. Plus, I learned a lot about the industry.”

-Jember Ameha, Memphis Town Car Service, Memphis, TN

“The ILCT show delivers every opportunity to network, get education and see new products. It’s a great industry event and each year LCT out does the previous year!”

-Dave Shaw, Olympus Limo, New Port Richey, FL

“Everything & Everybody all in one place!”

-Julie Hatter, LA Bella Chauffeurs, Inglewood, CA

"As a first timer, I left with tons of knowledge and understanding of our industry! You can't put a price on the face to face networking! If you are a 50 car company or a 5 car company, this show is a must!"

-Adilson Pereira, AP Luxury Limousines Inc., East Elmhurst, New York

“The one major event of the year that I look forward to! This is where international operators gather as a new and increasingly larger player in the chauffeured transportation market. Whether you want to see the newest vehicles or meet old friends,

-Edison Kahakauwila , L.A. Limousines & Transportation Services, Victoria, BC

Jonathan Dow

“2017 was our first time attending LCT show and we are delighted we did. To be part of a global industry is hugely motivating. To meet potential global affiliates face to face in one place is fantastic."

-Jonathan Dow, Club Class Chauffeurs Ltd, London U.K.

Brian Sheely

"I have been attending LCT shows since first starting my business 5 years ago. I have no doubt that the information learned and contacts made at the show have had had a great positive impact on my operation and growth."

-Brian Sheely, Epic Limo Inc., Valparaiso, IN

Arthur Messina

“Create-A-Card, Inc. and Driving Results were extremely happy to display at the show and had the opportunity to visit with the BEST the industry has to offer. LCT hit a Grand Slam this year! “

-Arthur Messina, Founder-President, Create-A-Card - Driving Result, St. James, New York

“The LCT show provides a great opportunity for manufacturers to reach new clients in the industry as well as networking with other builders. It should be attended by anyone who is interested in staying competitive and successful in today's market.”

-Alexa Sacco, Owner/Officer, LGE Coachworks Inc., North East, PA

Robson Maciel

“This was my 5th year of attendance at the show and it seems like it was my first. Every show brings new solutions and much more networking. I was very happy to arrive in Las Vegas after a 14 hour flight and meet friends from the industry and exchang

-Robson Maciel, CS, São Paulo, Brazil

“It was the first time I attended the event and I'm sure to come back next year! First of all, thank you for the wonderful organization and to have the opportunity to meet many people with whom I can share experiences and exchange ideas. I believe in

- Franco Gaspari, Blitz Exclusive SRL, Venezia, Italia

“This Year's International LCT Show was excellent! It was very well attended with many new faces along with the regulars! The Exhibit Floor was packed & the networking events were great.”

-Steve Edelmann, Director of Sales, ROYALE, Haverhill, MA

"This was the best LCT show I have ever been too. All of the top and most reputable providers were there and the amount of networking that was taking place was a pleasure to experience and see!"

-Anuj Patel, Pontarelli Companies, Chicago, IL

"Great show, great networking, great industry topics."

-Len Nelson, Valley Limo & Coach Inc., Minneapolis-St Paul, Minnesota

Peter Nenezich

"As always a great place to learn and meet new people for business. It cost money but you get it back with new customers."

-Peter Nenezich, Cloud 9 Limousine, Inc., Honolulu Hawaii

Nick Boccio

"As a first timer to the ILCT Show I really got to see what the industry is all about. My family has been in the business for over 50 years and now I see that maintaining relationships is critical for success in the Limousine industry.”

-Nick Boccio, Buffalo Limousine, Buffalo, NY

“The LCT Show is a great way to network with other limo operators and learn from everyone. The sessions were fantastic this year, especially the round tables. The high quality vendors that attend make the show floor a great place to discover ideas to

-Scott Archer, D & D Executive Transportation, Garden City, MI

Tracy Salinger

"The Int’l LCT Show 2017 was one of the best...the networking opportunities were amazing, and I was able to meet more international operators."

-Tracy Salinger, Unique Limousine, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

"LCT Show is the most important place for our business! Since 2003 I have been to the LCT show and have only missed 2 shows. Especially important for me are the friendly meetings with partners."

-Woldemar Mühlenkamp, Global Mobility, Deutschland, Frankfurt, Germany

Wendy Kleefisch

“The ILCT Show is the one to attend! This is a non-stop powerhouse of knowledge and networking with the largest industry turnout! This is a must attend show and will not disappoint. Thank you LCT for all the education and new affiliate connections.”

-Wendy Kleefisch, Brevard Executive Transportation, Melbourne, FL

“This is the best industry show I have ever been to. I hope the LCT show continues to become more popular.”

-Amy Yan, Amy Express, Hong Kong, Shanghai & Beijing, China

“It has really been a pleasure meeting friends and gaining new affiliate business. Being at LCT for the fourth time has meant a lot for me because it is a unique occasion once a year to meet colleagues from all around the world. I have a new percei

-Walter Carniato, Clab Service Ltd, Gallarate, Italy

Pearl Palko

“Overall I enjoyed the show this year. Some really great educational sessions were offered. If there were two sessions at the same time, I found the audio recording service table where I can purchase recordings of all the sessions for about $85! Al

-Pearl Palko, Paramount Limousine Services, Calgary, Alberta

“The LCT Show exceeds my expectation each year. You cannot put a true value on it. It is a must attend.”

-Douglas Rydbom, Premiere 1 Limousine, Middletown, PA

“2018 International LCT show was really great and not only because it was very well organized but it also gave me the opportunity to learn new strategies to grow my business. I also attended educational sessions that will help me to stay in complianc

-Joel Pineda, Beau Monde Limousine, Portland, OR

“My first ILCT show was a great experience. The sessions were really good and filled with so much great information. It was very interesting meeting and sharing great ideas with other operators.”

-Ofir Karo, Crown Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

“This was a great show! I always look forward to seeing all the people we work with all year long to re-establish relationships and build new ones! What's happening in the industry and how it’s changing, these shows help keep us all informed.”

-David DiDomenico, Showtime Transportation of Tampa Inc., Tampa, FL

“It was a great Show and I enjoyed being there. Thank you very much.”

-Stan Ismail, Corporate Car, Worldwide Washington, D.C.

"Excellent, well-organized show."

-Mark Kini, Boston Chauffeur Inc., Wakefield, MA

"Our first time at the show and we'd highly recommend it! A great opportunity to learn, network and meet like-minded peers."

-Ken Wilkins, London Prime Chauffeurs, London, United Kingdom

“As a London operator, this is a highly recommend event. It’s a great opportunity to learn, even when you think you know it all, and most attendees are friendly, approachable and ready to talk business. Roll on 2019!”

-Martin Cox, Gerrard Chauffeur Drive, London, England

Neil Davies

“It was our first show and we found it invaluable. It is an excellent investment of time and money. We'll be back.”

-Neil Davies, OBE Secure Ground Transportation, London, England

Chris Preudhomme

"The opportunity to break away from the day to day, meet with peers and experts in our industry, recharges the batteries, motivate and inspire, it's invaluable."

-Chris Preudhomme, Bennington Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation, Toronto, Ontario

David E. Smith

“The LCT Show provided education, information, networking with others in the industry and connections to industry suppliers. All of these benefits were packaged in a 4-day focused venue. It is the best value in the industry.”

-David E. Smith, A Courtesy Limousine, LLC, LaGrange, Georgia

George Jacobs

"Fabulous show! We bought a bunch of vehicles, met new people, enhanced existing relationships, learned a ton, and enjoyed the social aspects."

-George Jacobs, Windy City Limousine and Bus, Chicago, Illinois

David E. Smith

“The International LCT Show continues to tailor its topics, educational sessions and networking venues to the most relevant aspects in our dynamic industry.”

-David E. Smith, A Courtesy Limousine, LLC

“This year’s show was my second and the relationships made were outstanding. Can't wait for the next year.”

-Jimmy Swinton, Basic Black Limo, LLC, Charleston, SC

“I met so many first timers and there were so many more female owner/operators this year. It looked like so many people enjoyed the show.”

-Ronald Hoel, Encore Limousine Service, Seattle, WA

“The knowledge gained from the show builds confidence.”

-J.R. Garza, Diamond Limousine Sedan Inc., Boise, ID

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