Dupré Hosts 15th Annual Client Colloquium Featuring Onion founder Scott Dikkers
November 17th, Dupré Logistics, LLC hosted its Annual Client Colloquium featuring a presentation by humor website The Onion founder Scott Dikkers. Dikkers’ presentation provided entertainment to the Dupré clients in attendance which was preceded by an opportunity for the company’s staff to spend time with their customers to share the ways in which Dupré can support their customers with their “We Do More” philosophy.
“Considering the stresses of the day-to-day, we felt Scott would provide some humor and levity to our customers. Our colloquium is an opportunity to show the many ways in which “We Do More” in providing added value to our business partners. It not only strengthens our relationships with our clients, but also allows us to come together with them to plan for the future in a very informed way,” said Dupré Logistics Chief Executive Officer Reggie Dupré.
Scott Dikkers captivates audiences with the crazy, unlikely and hilarious story of how he and a few friends dropped out of college and started a fake newspaper, which turned into the world’s very first humor website.
Today, TheOnion.com is one of the most popular humor destinations in the world, with millions of readers and social media followers.
Dikkers is The Onion’s longest-serving editor-in-chief, and the godfather of its unique comedic vision. In 2006 he created The Onion News Network,, which has spawned countless viral videos and three TV series.
He’s the best-selling co-author of The Onion’s first two original books, Our Dumb Century and Our Dumb World. His work has won the Thurber Prize for American Humor, a Peabody, and over 30 Webby Awards.