Conference Agenda


Fall 2020 Meeting

Now a Virtual Event

October 7-8 2020

The Driver Employer Council of America has made the decision to move its Fall Meeting to a virtual event online and will be held October 7 and 8.

Meeting will be held from 11:00 AM EST to 3:00 EST.

Join us for up to date industry information provided by a great panel of speakers over the two day event.

Attendees will hear from:

Nancy Delogu Littler Mendelson Shareholder

Rebekah Nuss National Sales Manager

Larry Feinstein President of Synergi Partners Cares Act Synergi Partners

Laura Johnson NIC Federal, LLC General Manager

Dr. Todd Simo HireRight Chief Medical Officer, Vice President of Business Development

Dan Horvath American Trucking Association Vice President of Safety Policy

Mark Bowden Rocket CDL Director of sales

Peter Susser Littler Mendelson Shareholder

Jeremy Reymer DriverReach Founder & CEO

Day 1 – October 7
11:00 – 11:10 Program Introduction.
11:10 – 12:00 Nancy Delogu – Littler Mendelson –Hot Topics in Employment Law
12:00 – 12:45 Larry Feinstein & Rebekah Nuss – Synergi Partners – Maximizing Cares Act Relief Incentives for the Staffing Industry.
12:45 – 1:00 Break
1:00 – 1:15 Laura Johnson – NIC Federal– Pre-Employment Screening Program Developments
1:15 – 2:00 Dr. Todd Simo – The Future of Regulated Drug Testing.
1:45 – 2:45 Jeremy Reymer – Driver Reach – Transportation Hiring Trends

Day 2 – October 8
11:00 – 11:10 Program Introduction.
11:10 – 12:00 Dan Horvath – ATA – ATA Safety Regulatory Update
12:00 – 12:30 Mark Bowden – Rocket CDL – Proactive Driver Referral Programs
12:30 – 12:45 Break
12:45 – 1:45 Peter Susser – Littler Mendelson – Latest Industry Related Legislative Developments and Developments Labor and Employment Law
1:45 – 2:15 DECA Member Meeting Closing

Webinar is complimentary. Our webinar audience capacity is limited – register soon.

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DECA has promoted the interest of the driver employer industry for more than 45 years. It is dedicated to the preservation and advancement of the interests of driver employer companies. DECA Members enjoy access to a rich assortment of benefits to help them become a better provider of drivers at every level of your organization. DECA Member Firms provide a solution for companies in need of truck drivers but do not want the responsibilities of being the employer for these drivers. Driver employers relieve their clients of the myriad responsibilities involved in the hiring, supervising, monitoring, and replacing of drivers.