TTA - Luncheon Presentation (Productivity Improvement)

TORONTO, Ont. - The Toronto Trucking Association is pleased to have Bill Surphlis of Grant Thornton coming to speak to us on Productivity Improvement.  Bill is a Managing Partner for Grant Thornton and as a consultant has implemented productivity improvement initiatives for industries throughout Canada, the US, South America and Europe for over 26 years.

Capturing market share, defending margins, filling capacity, creating new capacity and consolidating operations—just some of the ways that you can get the most out of your business.

Bill’s presentation will cover:

  • What does it mean to change a “culture”.
  • How do you engage your organization to improve performance.
  • What results can you expect.
  • What resistance can you expect and how can you best prepare for and mitigate resistance.
  • How will you measure your improvement?
  •  Lessons from the trenches.

Date:        Thursday, October 14, 2010
Time:        11:30 a.m. registration, 12:00 p.m. lunch, followed by the presentation
Where:    Weston Golf & Country Club, 50 St. Phillips Rd.
Cost:        TTA Members:    $70.00 (includes $8.05 HST)
Non-Members:    $115.00 (includes $13.23 GST)For more information, go on-line to or email