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PTDA Industry Summit to focus on forging success

Chicago, IL -- Forging Success, Making History is the theme of this year's Industry Summit for the Power Transmissi...

Chicago, IL — Forging Success, Making History is the theme of this year’s Industry Summit for the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA), taking place Oct. 26-28, 2006, at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Mass.

Against the backdrop of historic Boston, the PTDA 2006 Industry Summit is designed to help industrial power transmission/motion control distributors and manufacturers make their mark on their industries.

Conference sessions are designed to help delegates grow their businesses and bottom lines by honing leadership and talent-management skills, implementing value-selling tactics and tools, and strengthening business relationships.

The event features:
Shared lessons from industry peers during formal and informal networking
One-on-one meetings with current and potential business partners during the Manufacturer-Distributor Idea Exchange (MD-IDEX) and a new Motion Control Showcase
Tactical solutions from workshops on value selling and talent management
Member and expert insights during interactive sessions on sales force automation, workforce development and inspired leadership
A look at demographic and technology trends that will impact the economy and business opportunities.


The Summit combines targeted educational programming, networking with senior executives and enjoyable social events.

To obtain complete details on the program and to register, visit