GCLA Annual EXPO And Trade Show

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

We are rolling out the red carpet for you!


SEPTEMBER 25, 2013
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Promenade and Gardens
1570 Scenic Avenue
Costa Mesa, Ca 92626

An Evening Under the Stars Presented By:




Food, Fun, Networking and Vendor Displays

There will be food stations, entertainment, and networking opportunities galore. The California Expo highlights GCLA vendors who support and assist our Association and members. Our vendors will have table top displays showcasing insurance companies, credit card merchant services, GPS systems, livery software applications, marketing and promotional companies and many more. Entertainment by famed Jazz artist Tony Guerrero and his band and resident D.J. Limo Mark Regan. Plus don't miss out on the opportunity of being selected as one of the Lucky 25 participants in the $10,000 Dollar Limo Dice Roll! Sponsored by Chosen Payments.

Next generation vehicle display

Check out the "Next Generation" Livery vehicle Display where dealers and OEM manufacturers will be providing you will a hands on opportunity to evaluate these new vehicles side-by-side. Some of the vehicles to be showcased this year are the Lincoln MKT & MKS, Navigator SUV, the Cadillac XTS and Escalade SUV, the Hyundai Equus & Genesis, the Chrysler 300, the Toyota Avalon, the BMW 535 GT & 7 Series and the Mercedes S350 & S550 and Sprinter Vans.

Coach Builders Display

Check out the new Lincoln MKT Stretch Limousine, Sprinter Vans, CNG and Propane Vans, Mini Coaches and Limo Buses in all sizes from Mercedes-Benz, Don Brown Bus Sales, Grech Motors, Coach West Motorcars, Creative Bus, SPV Specialy ConversionsTiffany Coachworks, Nations Bus, Creative Bus sales, CH Bus Sales, Quality Coachworks and much more.

Eastwood McLean

Keynote speaker

Sara Eastwood-Mclean, Publisher LCT Limousine, Charter & Tour

"What traits do you need to lead" They are crucial to inspiring customers, motivating your employees and pursuing your vision.

Admission Cost

Early registration: $65 non-member and $50 member is registered on or before 9/24/2013

At the door and day event registration: $80 non-member and $65 member.



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Lodging & Hotels

marriottGCLA has arranged special EXPO rate of $179 per night at the Costa Mesa Marriott Hotel. You must make your room reservations on or before Monday, September 20, 2013 to receive the special show rates.

Call Marriott Reservations at (800)228-9290 to make your room reservations. Be sure to identify yourself as part of the Greater California Livery Association Expo & Trade Show Room Block's group staying at the Costa Mesa Marriott, located at 500 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1911.

Book Group Rate Online

There are also many other hotels near the EXPO location which are recommended.

The best available rates we have found are on www.hotels.com or www.kayak.com


Vendors Attending the EXPO

We are excited about the number of vendors who will be attending the GCLA EXPO this year. This will be an excellent opportunity for you meet and talk with some of the premier service providers to the livery industry. You will also have an unprecedented opportunity to see all the available vehicles for our industry in one place and be able to compare them side by side. This is an opportunity that you should take advantage of. If you would like to show vehicles at the expo please fill out and fax the form below to the GCLA. 

pdfVehicle Exhibitor Application Form

General Service Vendors

Luggage Bellhop, Inc.
Advantage Funding
GPD Capital Services Inc.
Limo Anywhere
Transpo Insurance
Century Business Solutions
TIB Transportation Insurance
Chosen Payments
TransWest Fleet & Financial
Law Firm of Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith
Marron Lawyers
Chauffeur Driven
Fleet Financing Resources LLC
LCT Magazine
American Motor Products
Lancer Insurance
The Hudson Group
Mobile Video Systems
Liquidspring Technologies, Inc.
American Motor Producs
Integrate It Media Group

Automotive Vendors

Ford Fleet & Livery Vehicles
South Bay Ford
Star Ford
Don Brown Bus Sales
Grech Motors
Mossy Toyota
Penske Cadillac
SoCal Penske Fleet
Acton Fleet Sales
CH Bus Sales
Creative Bus
Tiffany Coach
Toyota Motor Sports
Nations Bus
SPV Specialty Conversions
Quality Coachworks
Midwst Auto Designs
A - Z Bus Sales



5:00pm-7:00pm - Check-in and On-Site Registration

5:30pm - Expo Open to Vendor Displays

6:30pm-8:30pm - Dinner Stations (Mexican, Italian, Asian) 

6:30pm-7:15pm - Jazz Artist Tony Guerrero & Band

7:15pm-7:45pm - Presentation by Ford Fleet, Penske Cadillac & Don Brown Bus Sales

7:45pm-8:30pm - Jazz Artist Tony Guerrero & Band

8:30pm - Dessert Station and Gourmet Coffee Bar Open

8:30pm - $10,000 Dice Roll - Limo

8:30pm-10:00pm - Mark Stewart, NLA President Gary Buffo, Keynote Speaker: Sara Eastwood-Mclean, Publisher LCT Magazine

10:00pm - Raffel Drawing for $1,000 from the GCLA

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