Amb. Young to speak at UMA Expo 2016



Ambassador, Mayor, Congressman, Pastor, Educator and Civil Rights Activist to Make UMA MOTORCOACH EXPO Appearance in Atlanta

Alexandria VA, October 14, 2015– Andrew Young, diplomat and former United Nations Ambassador, will be a guest speaker at the UMA Motorcoach Expo 2016. Dr. Young will be addressing the motorcoach industry’s largest annual gathering in Atlanta, GA from January 31 – February 4, 2015. The renowned ambassador to the United Nations, former mayor of Atlanta, Georgia Congressman, pastor, educator and Civil Rights leader is the recipient of both the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's Spingarn Medal.

“Our annual EXPO show offers the best in education, industry news and networking opportunities, and we are pleased and excited to have Dr. Young address our group”

The United Motorcoach Association EXPO is the biggest event of the year for the industry, and will be held in Atlanta for 2016. Visitors, attendees, speakers and vendors come from all over the country for the diverse learning opportunities, for fellowship and to network and relax will fellow motorcoach owners and operators.

From the latest regulatory news and legislation to the future of the motorcoach industry, EXPO offers something for every attendee. This annual event is considered a must-see show for any bus, motorcoach or transportation business and features a wide range of events, education and activities in a delightful setting. In a recent member survey, an overwhelming majority of UMA members ranked EXPO as their top event of the year and one of the largest benefits of UMA membership

“This has been so informative about all the rules and regulations that we have to follow, so this has been a great conference for me. Just to being new in the business and to learn everything that we need to do to be successful.”

- Wanda Wright, B & W Charters, Inc. of Kalamazoo, MI

You come here to see what is available. To dream a little. To see what we can do, how we can improve things...and the buses...they are the are in the toyland for the bus industry.

- Rod Vasquez, DC Trails, Inc. of Lorton, VA

Registration is open now for the UMA EXPO conference, which will be held at the Georgia World Conference Center in Atlanta, GA. The United Motorcoach Association is dedicated to promoting the interests and welfare of privately owned motorcoach and transportation businesses and is committed to assisting members as they navigate an increasingly complex industry.

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