Former Dept. of Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge and comedic superstar Jeff Foxworthy will headline the American Trucking Assns.’ (ATA) Management Conference and Exhibition (MC&E) in Boston on Oct. 15 to 18.

The MC&E trade show will feature over one hundred exhibitors showcasing advanced technologies and educational sessions for trucking executives, ATA said.

“Trucking has entered a new age in which security is a paramount concern, and no one knows more about the challenges we face than Tom Ridge,” said ATA president & CEO Bill Graves. “We also want to entertain our members when they join us at MC&E so I’m pleased that Jeff Foxworthy will be our featured entertainer this year at our annual banquet.”

For more information, call ATA’s Convention & Meeting Services at 703-838-1755.