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Truck maintenance parts and labor costs increased 13% year-over-year in Q4 2022, according to a recent report by ATA TMC and Decisiv. The costly increase left fleets wondering — how can we prevent expensive truck repairs? Can historical data help reduce maintenance guess work? How can my technicians react to fixes in a timely way? In this episode, we find answers with Kayne Grau, CEO of Uptake, a service directed to help companies translate underutilized data into insights that make industrial operations smarter and more efficient. Tune in.   


As the CEO of ACERTUS, Trent Broberg is hyper focused on expanding the company’s possibilities and creating a new era of growth. He is dedicated to creating technology enabled solutions for ACERTUS and the transportation industry at large. Prior to joining ACERTUS in March 2021, Trent served as the Chief Operating Officer at Truckstop.com. Before serving in that role, he held senior executive positions at Swift Transportation, DB Schenker and Real Time Freight. Drawing from more than 15 years of experience in the transportation realm, he uses his industry knowledge and leadership skills to carve out high levels of growth and develop profitability. Trent holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Business Administration degree from Arizona State University.

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Most people know Penske for their big yellow trucks, but they’re so much more than that. Their customized transportation and supply chain solutions help move lives and businesses forward. Penske doesn’t just understand their customers’ businesses, they’re embedded in them and driven to help them gain ground every day.  

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Guest One,Kayne Grau

Kayne Grau

Kayne Grau is CEO and Board Member of Uptake, a leader in predictive analytics software-as-a-service (SaaS). Prior to Uptake, Grau held various senior executive roles at companies like KAR Global. When he's not leading the team at Uptake, he spends his free time assisting various companies as a board member, advisor and investor.