PEOPLEASE Will Host Its First Advanced “PEOPLE” Strategies Summit Addressing Key Issues Facing the Trucking Industry

Industry experts will provide insights on advanced strategies to reverse the truck driver shortage and turnover trend.

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina (PRWEB) June 08, 2015 — PEOPLEASE, the largest provider of HR solutions and services for the transportation and logistics industry, announced today it will be hosting its Advanced “PEOPLE” Strategies Summit on June 18, 2015 at the Hilton Chicago / Oak Brook Hills Resort and Conference Center in Illinois. This half-day conference will address critical issues motor carrier executive teams are facing on a daily basis.

“CEOs of transportation companies are concerned about many matters that are negatively impacting safe and efficient operations, and ultimately profitability. With the annual truck driver turnover rate close to 100 percent, the market is experiencing a real crisis,” stated Samuel Rossa, President of PEOPLEASE. “We at PEOPLEASE think it is more critical now than ever to address these issues head on; therefore, we decided to create an opportunity where motor carrier executives can hear from industry thought leaders regarding these crucial matters.”

During this half-day event, transportation experts will present on a variety of key topics. The agenda will include the following sessions:

  • Developing an “Attractor Factor” to Get and Keep Drivers
  • Learning to Develop Advanced Robust Strategies to Recruit, Hire and Retain Drivers
  • Learning the “ROI” of Advanced Safety and Compliance Strategies
  • Preparing for the Future and the New Normal of Human Resources, Payroll Management, Safety, Risk and Compliance Management Challenges
  • Learn the Seven Secrets that Will Improve Your Recruitment/Retention Initiatives

For further details and to register for the event, please visit


Founded in 1994, PEOPLEASE is a full-service, professional employer organization headquartered in Mount Pleasant, SC. The nation’s largest Trucking and Transportation PEO serves hundreds of transportation customers nationwide, managing tens of thousands of employees. PEOPLEASE has a large employee base with a nationwide reach, which allows for cost effective payroll, healthcare, worker’s compensation insurance, and HR administration solutions, ensuring its customers can focus on their core business operations. To learn more about PEOPLEASE services, please visit or follow PEOPLEASE on Twitter at @Peoplease