Dirty Jobs host to keynote NTEA event

Mike Rowe, host and producer of the Discovery Channel's “Dirty Jobs” TV series, will give the keynote address at The Work Truck Show 2009 and 45th annual National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) Convention. Rowe's presentation will take place at the President's Breakfast and NTEA annual meeting March 5, 2009, from 7:30 a.m.-9:15 a.m.

The Work Truck Show 2009 is held in conjunction with the NTEA Convention, set for March 4-6, 2009. The convention starts March 3 at the McCormick Place West Building in Chicago IL.

Rowe also narrates “Deadliest Catch,” the Discovery Channel series about Alaskan crab fishing, one of the world's most dangerous professions.

In his cleaner days, Rowe sang professionally with the Baltimore Opera, sold more than $100 million of fake diamonds on the midnight shift at QVC, and appeared in several dozen Tylenol commercials. He also spent three years as the host of “Evening Magazine” for CBS in San Francisco CA.

For more information about The Work Truck Show 2009, visit www.ntea.com or call 1-800-441-NTEA (6832).

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