Shipping and carrier personnel from Utah and surrounding states will meet Friday at 9 a.m. in the Technology Building at Salt Lake Community College, 4600 S. Redwood Road, to learn how to make their operations more efficient and profitable.

The theme of the meeting will be "Making Transportation and Purchasing Dollars More Profitable, Carrier and Shipper Interfacing, and Long-Term Partnerships."Presenters include Terry Priest, manager of commerce for Coors Distributing.