People

All-Star Women Operators Panel To Kick Off LCT-NLA Show East

Posted on September 10, 2014 by Tom Halligan - Also by this author - About the author

Music Express owner and CEO Cheryl Berkman is sponsoring a women's panel at LCT-NLA Show East Oct. 19 that will draw upon the expertise of six seasoned female limo operators. Berkman also has been out front on advocating for regulatory fairness with TNCs, and will share some insights on this vital industry issue.
Music Express owner and CEO Cheryl Berkman is sponsoring a women's panel at LCT-NLA Show East Oct. 19 that will draw upon the expertise of six seasoned female limo operators. Berkman also has been out front on advocating for regulatory fairness with TNCs, and will share some insights on this vital industry issue.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — An all-star panel of six experienced female operators and industry leaders will share their knowledge, expertise, and advice with attendees at the upcoming LCT-NLA Show East, to be held Oct. 19-21 at Caesars Atlantic City

The veteran panel will not only discuss issues geared toward women in the industry, but also provide insight on a wide variety of business topics that will help all attendees improve their operations. This special session, “Women Owners' Strategy Panel,” will be held Sunday, Oct. 19 from 10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Caesars. Panelists include:

“My focus will be to share my business experience with women, but also address industry issues as Uber, which from my experience is the biggest threat to our industry I have seen in more than 40 years in business," said Cheryl Berkman, CEO and President of Music Express, and the sponsor of the panel event. An RSVP is required for this special session.

Barbara Chirico of Gem Limousine Worldwide in Woodbridge, N.J., will appear with five other female operators on a women's panel at LCT-NLA Show East on Oct. 19 at Caesars Atlantic City.
Barbara Chirico of Gem Limousine Worldwide in Woodbridge, N.J., will appear with five other female operators on a women's panel at LCT-NLA Show East on Oct. 19 at Caesars Atlantic City.

Topics to be discussed include managing affiliations, fleet purchasing, confidence building, labor and recruiting chauffeurs, and compliance issues.

“More and more women are getting into the industry, and I hope to provide insight and encouragement to women, and provide some answers unique to women in the industry, as well as issues that affect our entire industry,” said Barbara Chirico, founder and CEO of Gem Limousine Worldwide.

LCT-NLA Show East, to be held Oct. 19-21 at the Atlantic City Convention Center and Caesars Atlantic City, will offer more than 40 highly relevant educational sessions. The full schedule of  sessions — developed by the National Limousine Association's Show Committee — focus on helping operators improve their businesses and bottom lines.

Full details on the education and scheduled events can be found here.

Those who REGISTER by Sept. 26 can take advantage of discounted pass rates, with NLA members receiving the deepest discounts.

 

 

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Minority Limo Group Names Jagiela To Leadership Post

He will serve as director of sales and marketing, replacing Dr. Yvonne LaMar, who resigned as executive director after three years.

New Jersey Operators Hit All The Right Hot Topics

LANJ's Vendor Appreciation Day featured discussions on insurance, Cadillac’s plans, Karhoo’s launch, and avoiding chargebacks.

 

California Operators Raise Stakes For A Righteous Cause

The GCLA's sixth Casino Night spun fun n' games toward a serious legislative agenda. 

GCLA Casino Night A Sure Bet For Pro-Industry Efforts

The annual fundraiser shows how a state group can boost lobbying, membership, and networking all in one place.

Supersized Chauffeur Downsizes By One Third

The human fast-food Hoover was so fat he could not longer fit behind the steering wheel of livery vehicles.

See More News

Facebook Comments ()

Comments (0)

Post a Comment

Submit

Blogs

See More

See More

See More

See More

LCT Store

LCT Magazine - September 2016 $12.95 COVER STORY: * How Do We Max Our Markets? * *



Connect

Experience the three annual industry events for networking for business, showcasing vehicles and products, and getting the tools for success.

Read About Your Region

What’s Happening Near You?
Click on any state to see the latest industry news and events in that region.

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Metro Magazine

Serving the bus and passenger rail industries for more than a century

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

Please sign in or register to .    Close