CAWA Chair of the Board of Directors, Ron Aparicio, of Motul USA, Inc. has appointed the committee chairs and vice chairs for 2014. "These appointments are made in confidence that these individuals will add tremendous value in guiding our Association’s policies and programs this upcoming year," Aparicio said during the appointment process. He went on to say,"The Association looks forward to their leadership and I know that they will be a significant asset to the overall future of CAWA."
The committee chairs and vice chairs for 2014 are:
Public Affairs Committee (oversees the government affairs program and political action funding)
- Chair - Scott Nassif, NAPA Auto Parts, Apple Valley, Calif.
- Vice Chair - Jack Gosnell, Next Level Parts, Inc., Turlock, Calif.
Membership and Education Committee (develops ideas for recruitment and retention programs, training programs, oversight of the scholarship program, recommends new services and programs and evaluates and recommends vendor endorsements)
- Chair - Traci Quick, Star Distributing Company, Phoenix , Ariz.
- Vice Chair - Dan Hansen Jr., Hanson Distributing Company, Azusa, Calif.
During his 10-year service with Walker, he was responsible for aftermarket sales and the management of outside sales reps.
AAPEX seminar to address how aftermarket businesses are being affected by state legislatures throughout the country.
Annual event to be held in Sacramento, Calif. and is free to industry reprsentatives.
Speakers include: AAIA's Kathleen Schmatz, EBAY Motor's Jim Grubbs and Tom Marx of the Marx Group.