September 4-6, 2024 | Scottsdale, AZ


Jeff Kauffman, HDT Contributing Economic Analyst

Jeff Kauffman, HDT Contributing Economic Analyst

Principal of Transportation and Logistics Equity Research | Vertical Research Partners

Jeff Kauffman has been as recognized authority in trucking, logistics and transportation equipment since 1993. He has been a frequent contributor to national news outlets on economic and trucking industry trends, and writes a bimonthly column “Behind the Numbers,” which appears in Heavy Duty Trucking and on

The longtime global head of freight transportation research for Merrill Lynch, he now heads up his own transportation consulting firm, Tahoe Ventures. He is also serves as principal of transportation and logistics equity research at Vertical Research Partners.

Upcoming and recent sessions

Networking Breakfast & Morning Keynote & TMC Presentation

September 7, 2023
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM (PT)

Join us for Breakfast Buffet in the Apache Ballroom and Morning Keynote on State of the Trucking Industry with Jeff Kauffman - followed by a special presentation by Steve Woodbeck of TMC! More Info