Speakers Bureau

Below you will find details about FTR's transportation experts. From freight and equipment demand to regulatory environment, transportation system, intermodal and the economic outlook, FTR is your source for Transportation Intelligence.

Interested in booking a speaker? Please contact Helen Lile at or (888) 988-1699 ext. 45.

Trucking Expert

Avery Vise
(888) 988-1699, ext. 56


Intermodal & Rail Expert

Todd Tranausky
(888) 988-1699, ext. 58


Commercial Vehicle Equipment Expert

Eric Starks
(888) 988-1699, ext. 41


Commercial Vehicle Equipment Expert

Don Ake
(888) 988-1699, ext. 59


Railcar Expert

Dick Kloster
(888) 988-1699, ext. 57


Economy Expert

Bill Witte
(888) 988-1699, ext. 59


Transportation Analysis Expert

Jonathan Starks
(888) 988-1699, ext. 42


Not sure which FTR transportation expert best fits your needs? Read their full biographies >

Each media packet contains: picture, biography (Word format), FTR logo, and an informative piece on FTR.


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