(PRWEB) September 20, 2004
Maddocks Systems Inc., the developers of TruckMate for Windows (TM4Win) enterprise-wide trucking software, welcomed a record crowd to the 2004 Maddocks Users Conference which took place Sept. 12-15 in Whistler, British Columbia. Participants included representatives from 130 top U.S. and Canadian carriers, leading technology solution providers and trucking industry experts. Close to 400 people attended the annual event that featured the official release TruckMate for Windows Version 6.1.
ÂThis annual event acts as the jumping off point for the direction our organization and our software solutions will take over the next year, Â explained Bob Maddocks, President and CEO. ÂIt is an excellent opportunity for our clients to provide valuable input on trends in the transportation industry and help guide the future direction of the TruckMate product.Â
Maddocks was pleased to welcome Bob Costello, Chief Economist for the American Trucking Association as the keynote speaker. Costello provided a positive economic forecast for the growth of the trucking industry heading into 2005.
Also announced at the event was the location for next years Maddocks Users Conference that will be taking place October 2-5 2005 in Tucson Arizona. Maddocks has selected ÂThe LOWES Ventana Canyon ResortÂ to host the conference which has become the industry event of choice for Maddocks software users and business partners.
Founded in 1981, Maddocks Systems Inc. (http://www.maddockssystems.com) provides software solutions exclusively to the transportation and logistics industry. Truckmate for Windows, is an enterprise-wide client server product designed to meet the needs of truckload, LTL, Brokerage/Logistics, Bulk, Intermodal and Private carriers. With over 400 installed systems, Maddocks is one of the leading trucking software providers in North America.
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