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Free Pass 2015 Baltimore Tow Show

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2015 has been a great year for tow shows. The Florida Tow Show was a hit once again. The California Tow Show moved back to Reno and as this year’s tow show season comes to an end its time for the grandaddy of them all; The Baltimore Tow Show.

TowProgram will once again be attending the show. Our booth number is 1311 and we are just behind AW Direct. We have new products and all sorts of new information on how you can become more successful online. We will also be hosting a seminar detailing all of these juicy tips on Sunday morning. The seminar series does require a seminar passport and this pass will get you into the exhibit area, truck beauty contest and all of the after hour events.

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I learned recently of the passing of Joe Pedigo of Joe’s Towing in Bloomington, IL. Joe was a committedjoe-pedigo and fierce advocate for the towing industry and remained active in its causes throughout his life. My personal experience with Joe was serving along with him on the PTRIO (Professional Towing & Recovery Association of Illinois). As I was a new and very green member of the towing community, I found Joe to be always an welcoming and encouraging voice. He was actively involved in the legislation committee and served all Illinois towers well. I would often see Joe at Tow Shows around the country and would always approach him as if we were old friends. Truth be told, I’m not sure he always remembered me as the kid from Naperville. He was a true legend and was constantly being greeted by a long line of people saying hi to Joe as he walked the tow show floor
. He was so kind to so many of us I think we all felt like Joe’s good friend.

Joe’s son posted the following on Tow411.

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We see a lot of tow truck pictures here at With the average towing company website containing no lessTow Truck Picture Advice (2) than 20 images we have experienced our share of bad tow truck pics. That is why I was so delighted to see the March 2015 issue of Tow Times Magazine feature an article about how to take a good tow truck picture. The article provides clear detail on how to make your truck look great. Tow Times doesn’t release their magazine online but I do have an image of the article from Van’s Towing’s Facebook page here.

Here are some of the highlights from the article:

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One of the horrors of working in the towing business is we all know someone who has been touched by a roadside accident. Now that the Move Over Law exists in all 50 states its partly our responsibility as emergency vehicle operators to get the word out about what every motorist should do when they see a squad car, tow truck or fire truck in a lane or on the shoulder.

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Steps for Successful Collections

Collections is part of the towing business whether we like it or not. Following are steps to collect more of the money you’ve already earned.

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Tow Company Advertising

(This tow company advertising article originally appeared in the April, 2011 issue of Towing & Recovery Footnotes. You can view the entire issue electronically at their site

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Getting the Most from Your Tow Show Trip

(This article originally appeared in the April, 2011 issue of Towing & Recovery Footnotes. You can view the entire issue electronically at their site

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2015 Tow Show Schedule

The 2015 tow show schedule will bring all sorts of new and exciting experiences to the towing industry. Tow Shows are a great way to learn more about our industry, improve your towing business and meet some folks who know what you go through all day long. Below is a list of shows we are aware of. If we need to add or update a show on this list please let us know!

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Five Things to Consider Before Starting Your Tow Company

Starting a towing company can be both a rewarding and challenging process. But as excited as you may be to get the wheels rolling and the cash coming in, there are a few things you may want to consider before opening your doors.

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This is our 2014 Tow Show Schedule. Click to see our 2015 Tow Show Schedule.



2014 promises to be another great year for tow shows. As the economy improves towers nationwide will be flocking to tow shows to see the latest trucks, technology and teachings. Be sure to catch the TowProgram team on the road again this year helping towers cost effectively target cash call customers with internet advertising. Below is the 2014 tow show schedule. Do you have a show that is not listed below? Just drop us a line and get added to the list.


April 10-13 – Florida Tow Show®, Hilton Across from Disney Village, Orlando, Fl.




May 15-17 – American Towman Showplace, Las Vegas Tow Show, Southpont Hotel, Las Vegas, NV


May 17-18 – New Hampshire Towing Association Tow Show, Hampton Beach State Park, NH.


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June 20-22 – Wisconsin Towing Association Annual Convention and Truck Show – Chula Vista Resort (608-254-8366), Wisconsin Dells, WI.


WTA Office, 608-833-8200 ext.11


Aug. 7-9 – Tow Expo, Texas – Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX.


Aug. 22-23 – The NW Tow Expo sponsored by the Towing and Recovery Association of Washington, Silver Reef Casino, Ferndale, WA.




Sept. 19-21 – Tennessee Tow Show hosted by Tennessee Tow Truck Association & Tow Times. Chattanooga Convention Center, Chattanooga, TN. Brenda Faulman (Tow Times) 407-327-4817, or David Williams (TTTA) 615-306-9891,


Sept. 25-28 Midwest Regional Tow Show, Great Wolf Lodge, Mason, OH, 877-341-3400 or 513-7911-3555


October 9-14 – Western States Tow Show hosted by California Tow Truck Association, Town and Country Resort, San Diego, CA.   Karly Worl 916-617-2882.


Nov 21-23 – American Towman Exposition, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD.


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