By Mike Davey
Oakville, Ontario -- September 15, 2016 -- New and innovative products were on display at the Treschak Trade Show, held at Otello's Banquet and Convention Centre in Oakville, Ont., on September 15.
A three-hour "Lunch and Learn" session preceded the trade show itself, headlined by Gerard J. Puccio, Department Chair and Professor at the International Center for Studies in Creativity at SUNY - Buffalo State and Distinguished Visiting Scholar at Oakville's Sheridan College.
Puccio's presentation focused on how creative thinking fuels innovation, and provide practical and proven methods for business leaders to unleash creativity within their organizations. Participants were introduced to proven methods for promoting creative thinking during Puccio's interactive keynote session.
Other speakers at the session included Amjad Farah, Global OEM Key Account Manager of AkzoNobel Vehicle Refinishes, and Leanne Jefferies of Certified Collision Care.
The trade show featured demos and displays from numerous suppliers to the industry, including 3M, SATA, AkzoNobel, DeVilbiss, Hedson Technologies, CCP Industries, MicaZen and others.