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CIS Casino Night 2017

Best Owner Operator Casino Night Yet!

By Shelly Benisch
Posted Jul 17th 2017 2:56PM

Wow, what a great time!

Over 350 Owner Operators, Motor Carriers and Vendors joined us for CIS Casino Night at the Expo in Lexington, KY last weekend. Over $7,000 in prizes were donated and drawn between rounds of blackjack, roulette, craps and texas hold’em.

Check out these generous companies who contributed such great prizes for Owner Operators to win throughout the night:


A Blair Enterprises                              $200 Ruth Chris Steakhouse Gift Certificates

All State Express                                $200 Gift Cards

Apex Capital                                       $100 Gift Cards

Bolt Custom Trucks                            $800 Smart Truck Top Kit

Bolt Express                                        $200 Gift Cards

Buckeye Western Star                        Jackets, Shirts & Hats

CIS                                                      $200 Gift Cards

Conklin                                                High Performance Kit

Corporate Health Testing                    $50 Gift Card

Espar Parts (   $100 American Express Gift Card

Expediter Services LLC                      $200 Gift Cards

ExpeditersOnline                                Large Flatscreen LED TV

FedEx Custom Critical                        $500 Gift Cards

Full Circle TMS                                   $200 CASH & 2 Quarts Pure Maple Syrup

FYDA of Columbus                             2 Power Inverters & a Custom Diecast Truck

Ground Flight Expediting                    $100 Gift Cards, Dashcam X1000, Mr Coffee, B&D Nite Tracker, Cooler

JAS Expedited Trucking LLC              $200 Gift Cards

Landstar Transportation                      2 DashCams @ $200 each and $300 Gift Cards

Little Truck Solutions                          $200 CASH

Load One LLC                                     $500 CASH

M&S Feidt Transportation                   $100 Gift Cards

National Truckin’ Magazine                $100 Gift Cards

Omnitracs/Sylectus                             $200 Gift Cards

Panther Premium Logistics                 $400 Gift Cards

Premier Truck Group of Knoxville       Large LED HDTV

Premium Transportation Logistics      $200 Gift Cards

Roadrunner Expedite                          $100 Gift Cards

Royal Expediting Inc.                          $100 Gift Card

Stoops Freightliner – Quality Trailer   $200 Gift Cards

TA Petro Stopping Centers                 2 Huge Gift Baskets

Team Run Smart                                 $100 Gift Cards

Tenpoint Expediting                            Yeti “Grizzly Proof” Cooler $250

The Transportation Station                 15.6” Laptop Computer

Thermo King Midwest                         $200 Gift Cards

TNT Expedited Services                     $100 Gift Card

Tri-State Expedited                             $125 Gift Cards

Try Hours                                            $150 Gift Cards

TST Expedited Services                     $100 Gift Card

XPO Logistics                                     $350 Gift Cards


CIS sponsors Casino Night to thank our Owner Operator/Motor Carrier clients and referral base for their business throughout the year.

Please thank the generous contributors for all the prizes donated above…they’re who really pull this event together by adding the excitement of valuable prizes drawn every few minutes.

Here's the pics from the photo booth provided by On Time Media.

...and Great job on the new format for the Expo, Lawrence, feedback on the workshops in the morning is that they were timely and worthwhile!

Overdrive - Indianola, Miss.- based small fleet owner Bryant Kimbrough was among the attendees of Friday morning sessions at the 2017 Expedite Expo show, taking place Friday-Saturday, July 14-15, at the Lexington Convention Center in Lexington, Ky...

Thanks, everyone, I had a great time and loved seeing all of you! xoxo

Shelly Benisch, CIC, TRS

Commercial Insurance Solutions Inc. (CIS)


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