by | Jan 15, 2020 | Industry News

St. Petersburg, FL – The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) is proud to announce that Julia Landauer, a 2-time champion NASCAR driver, will be the keynote speaker during the association’s 48th Annual Convention in Carlsbad, California. This event will be held at the Omni La Costa Resort, April 2-4, 2020.

Julia Landauer is a 2-time champion NASCAR driver from New York City. She has set records in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, where she became the first woman to ever lead a lap in the series. Away from the racetrack, Julia graduated from Stanford University in 2014, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree. She was on CBS’ SURVIVOR, is a Forbes 30 Under 30 honoree and has served as a corporate advisor. Julia also uses her platform to advocate for STEM education and women’s empowerment.

“Julia’s experience, drive and competitive spirit are sure to bring a new and unique perspective to the contractors and manufacturers attending CSDA’s annual convention. The sharing of her background and experience, focusing on challenges and how to develop a winning strategy for success in a competitive environment every day is something everyone can learn from,” stated CSDA President Matthew Finnigan. “As a millennial, her message will be certain to create a distinctive point of view that will assist our members in their businesses as we enter this new decade.”

The CSDA Annual Convention & Tech Fair is attended by owners, managers and operators from concrete cutting, selective demolition, polishing and GPR imaging companies as well as representatives from manufacturers and distributors who support the industry with products and services. Anyone who is a part of this industry should join CSDA for this action-packed event. For more information or to register, visit, call 727-577-5004 or email