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TO BUSINESS, NATIONAL, AND TRANSPORTATION EDITORS:

NTTC Announces Exclusive Sponsorship Agreement with Marvin Johnson &

Associates

ARLINGTON, Va., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National

Tank Truck Carriers, Inc. (NTTC) announced today that it has entered

into an exclusive sponsorship agreement with Marvin Johnson &

Associates in support of its regular economic programming each year at

the NTTC's Annual Conference & Exhibits Show. This year's address

features ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello who will provide insight

into the continued progress of trucking's most robust segment.

"We really appreciate an opportunity to partner with a recognized

industry leader like Marvin Johnson & Associates," said NTTC President

Daniel R. Furth. "As we work to strengthen our Annual Conference, our

event-planning efforts are aided immensely by the generous support of

Marvin Johnson & Associates and our many other sponsors."

"Our agency recognizes the unique nature of the tank truck industry

and we're pleased to offer support that can make a difference for

NTTC's membership," said Marvin Johnson & Associates' Senior Vice

President Ed Donovan. "Bob Costello's economic outlook is a highly

anticipated presentation each year given the ever-changing landscape

for tank truckers. We enjoy working closely with the NTTC and many of

its carrier members and we felt that this sponsorship opportunity was

an ideal way for our agency to show its commitment to the industry."

The 66thAnnual Conference & Exhibits Show will be held from April 27

through 29 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year's event

will mark the selection of the first recipient of the prestigious

William A. Usher, Sr. trophy recognizing the NTTC's Professional

Driver of the Year. The Conference keynote address will be provided by

widely-recognized hero and pilot Captain Chesley B. (Sully)

Sullenberger, III, best known for his role in the Miracle on the

Hudson. Other event highlights include a presentation from ATA

Chairman Philip L. Byrd, Sr., the presentation of the NTTC's

Outstanding Performance Trophy recognizing the safety performance of

the industry's top fleets sponsored by Heil Trailer International, and

other segment specific programming and first-class peer networking.

National Tank Truck Carriers, Inc . has represented the tank truck

industry before Congress and various federal agencies since 1945. The

NTTC's mission is to champion safety and success in the tank truck

community and the people we serve. NTTC's membership consists of

approximately 240 carriers that specialize in bulk transportation

services by cargo tank throughout North America. Additionally, the

association represents over 300 associate members that include cargo

tank repair facilities, tractor manufacturers, tank trailer

manufacturers, and other related tank truck equipment and services.

Based in Columbus, Indiana, Marvin Johnson & Associates, Inc.

provides prompt, personal service making the firm one of the largest

independent writers of truck insurance. MJAI places special emphasis

on safety and DOT compliance. The agency provides its clients with

free safety services designed to reduce overall loss ratios which

results in a winning combination for everyone. For more information

about Marvin Johnson & Associates, Inc. and its products, visit

http://www.mjai.com/about-mjai/.

SOURCE National Tank Truck Carriers, Inc. (NTTC)

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/CONTACT: Megan Kmiotek, National Tank Truck Carriers, Inc., (703) 838-1960, mkmiotek@tanktruck.org

/Web Site: http://www.tanktruck.org/

CO: National Tank Truck Carriers, Inc. (NTTC); Marvin Johnson & Associates, Inc.

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