Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that Ryder executive, David Walby, Vice President of Business Development for Automotive, Aerospace, and Industrial, will present at the Automotive Leaders Summit at the Mandarin Oriental in Las Vegas on April 7, 2016.

Mr. Walby's presentation, Development of World Class Logistics, will delve into the numerous challenges facing automotive supply chains and how to overcome them in order to achieve a "world class" logistics operation.

Ryder has also been named a finalist for an award in the "Third Party Logistics Company" category, which will be presented as part of the Automotive Global Awards at the close of the Summit. The award will go to the 3PL or 4PL that has demonstrated an outstanding level of achievement in the provision of cost-effective and innovative supply chain solutions.

Ryder, which has served the automotive industry for over 40 years, is the largest automotive lead logistics provider supporting operations of the world's leading OEMs and their suppliers across North America. To learn more about Ryder's automotive supply chain solutions capabilities, click here.

The Automotive Leaders Summit will feature innovative and inspiring keynote addresses, in-depth and thought-provoking debates, focused forum discussions, and private one-on-one meetings. The Summit provides the opportunity for leading industry players, both domestic and international, to meet, network and debate how best to establish a practical approach to achieve common goals. To register for the Automotive Leaders Summit, click here.

About Ryder

Ryder is a FORTUNE 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company. Ryder's stock (NYSE:R) is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Ryder has been named among FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies, and has been recognized for its industry-leading practices in third-party logistics, environmentally-friendly fleet and supply chain solutions, and world-class safety and security programs. The Company is a proud member of the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program, supporting national and local disaster preparedness and response efforts. For more information, visit www.ryder.com, and follow us on our Online Newsroom, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.

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