So what's the next big thing?

Sauer, Bruce
May 2011
Trailer / Body Builders;May2011, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p4
Trade Publication
The author comments on the keynote address of John Freisinger, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Technology Ventures, during the annual convention of the U.S. National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM). He enumerates outside forces that effected real change in the trailer industry, among them, the opening of the interstate roadways by U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower, the introduction of chassis pools and the development of computer software and the Internet. The author also mentions the industry's conventions and trade shows.


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