HOUSTON, Texas — Mahindra North America (MNA) will host its dealer network, business partners and suppliers in Phoenix, Ariz., at its sixth National Dealer Meeting (NDM), Oct. 5-8, 2016. The event will bring together more than 1,100 attendees from all over the world and is expected to generate $7 million for the Phoenix economy. Executives and business owners from seven countries will be on hand to share best practices, strategies for growth and solutions to the challenges of operating an equipment dealership. During the 2016 NDM, Mahindra will introduce new tractors, feature the advantages of its utility vehicle line and model successful business strategies to continue the company’s strong growth pattern.

“This year, more than ever, we look forward to NDM and celebrating a successful year of industry leading growth with our dealers, partners, suppliers and employees” said Mani Iyer, president and CEO of MNA. “This is also the time to share our goals for the coming year, reveal strategies for moving our business to the next level and launch the new products that will help support our growth plans.”

“The 2016 NDM brings together Mahindra’s ‘Power of Three — Brand, Partners and Employees.’ These meetings provide a platform to acknowledge what we have accomplished together and challenge ourselves to reach higher in the year ahead,” said Cleo Franklin, vice president of marketing and strategic planning, Mahindra USA. “Phoenix is a beautiful city that provides a rich, inspirational cultural heritage as a backdrop to this gathering. In addition, the phoenix offers interesting symbolism for our continued rise as we soar into 2017.”

The Mahindra National Dealer Meeting will include panel discussions from leading industry experts, and top dealers to discuss trends and best practices. There will be a series of business courses offering specialized, practical information and an exciting, expanded ride-and-drive experience providing hands on drive-time with new Mahindra tractors, utility vehicles and implements.