April 16-18, 2018//The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch

Industry Suppliers

School Bus eXchange, designed for school transportation leaders, is a relationship-building event packed with industry insights. SBX provides industry suppliers with an unmatched opportunity to meet a select group of public and private school transportation operators to cultivate relationships in an intimate setting. 

The event format allows public and private school transportation operators to listen to thought-provoking business leaders, share strategic knowledge and expertise as well as foster new relationships with like-minded peers and elite industry suppliers. 
 

Benefits of Participation

  • Strategic information sharing offering insight into your customers
  • Exceptional networking opportunities in an intimate setting
  • Long-term relationship-building with prospects
  • Align your brand as a thought leader in the industry
  • High return on investment and opportunity to meet every public and private operator attendee

Your participation at SBX includes

  • Two-night stay in headquarters hotel
  • Meals and networking receptions
  • One-on-one meetings with operators
  • Opportunity for a group presentation
  • Participation in all educational sessions
  • The full attendee list at the event
  • Full company profile in SBX event guide
  • Company logo recognition in a print ad in the June issue of School Bus Fleet

Industry suppliers interested in joining the event can contact School Bus Fleet General Manager James Blue at [email protected] or (310) 533-2449.

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Contact James Blue, General Manager of School Bus Fleet to learn more about how this opportunity can change your business for years to come.

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Testimonials

“Excellent venue, great way to meet the fleets. Most admit they would have never spent the time at a state show. Great eXchange.”

-Steve Barker, Sales Manager, AMF Bruns of America, Hudson, OH

“SBX was an excellent opportunity to visit personally with vendors and other transportation attendees. What an improvement on the normal trade show. I highly recommend this event.”

-Gary Greenhill, Director of Transportation, Union Public Schools, Tulsa, OK

“The School Bus Exchange is time well spent for those in the school bus industry.”

-Tom Burr, Director of Transportation, St. Paul Public Transportation, St. Paul, MN

“SBX provides a valuable opportunity to connect with decision makers in a relaxed yet business-focused format.”

-David McDonald, Director of Business Development, Roscoe Vision Systems. Inc, Jamaica, NY

“This program gave me the opportunity to discuss with vendors and other district operators the new ideas and products that are being introduced for school buses and operations. Safety is always first and foremost.”

-Glenn Gorton, State Director of Student Transportation, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia, WA

“Very pleased with the quality and organization of this event. It gave me the opportunity to meet vendors in a short, informative atmosphere that I may not have previously considered. Well done!”

-Jill Gayaldo, Director, Elk Grove Unified, Sacramento, CA

“It was a great experience getting to network with other transportation professionals as well as with vendors. The one-on-one sessions allows more time with a censor to explain their products.”

-Jimmy Lacy, Supervisor of Transportation Safety & Training, Kanawha County Schools, Charleston, WV

“School Bus eXchange has no borders! The networking, the roundtable exercises, the one-on-one interaction with vendors and industry peers delivered a unique opportunity to learn and grow. “

-Harry B. Davis, Director of Transportation, High Prairie School Division No. 48, High Prairie, Alberta, Canada

“School Bus eXchange was an awesome event! Spending two and a half days with vendors gave us the uninterrupted time we needed to get to know them personally, and the proper time to review the products.”

-Toney Blackmon, Director of Business and Transportation Services, DeKalb County School District, Tucker, GA

“The School Bus eXchange was great. As a vendor, I want my company to make your job easier and save you time, so that you can focus on other things to make sure our children are being transported safely!”

-Joseph Murphy, Account Executive, Safety Vision, Houston, TX

“Thank you very much for the opportunity to attend SBX. I find it to be an exceptional learning and sharing experience. I will suggest the opportunity to everyone I know in the industry.”

-David Wilson, Transportation Director, Wentzville School District, Wentzville, MO