Technician of the Year

Congratulations to our 2019 Technician of the Year Finalists!

Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper are proud to announce their Canadian and Mexican Technician of the Year winners as well as their 13 U.S. Technician of the Year finalists for 2019! These professionals have been recognized as some of the industry’s top technicians for their superior knowledge, attention to continued education and training, and commitment to their valued profession.

U.S. Technician of the Year Finalists

Technician Name

Shop Name

City, State

Shareholder Member

Nate BrindleyShoemaker’s GarageKalamazoo, MIAuto-Wares Group of Companies
Brandon BurtonMastertekMcHenry, ILAuto-Wares Group of Companies
Michael CibelliAuto Repair ProsMansfield, MANorwood Motor Parts Company
Robert DemarestMilitary Brake & AlignmentWest Palm Beach, FLThe Parts House
Johnnie FerrelQuad City Tech Inc.Moline, ILThe Merrill Company
Richard GehringHunt’s Auto ServiceIthaca, NYHahn Automotive
Jason JacksonAutomotive ExcellenceSeal Beach, CAWarren Distributing
Mike JonesJoe’s GarageNorth Little Road, ARParts Warehouse, Inc.
Justin Leauschen4 Corners Union 76Concord, CATrimon
Jeremy McDanielBrannon Auto Parts and Service CenterHartford, ALTri-States Automotive
Larry MehrWillmar Auto Sales & ServiceWillmar, MNAutomotive Parts Headquarters
John ParkerShields ServiceLouisville, KYMoog Louisville Warehouse
Maclane ReeserMaclane’s AutomotiveDowingtown, PAEastern Warehouse Distributors

Canada Technician of the Year Winner

Technician Name

Shop Name

City, State

Shareholder Member

Ryan BookerDriven AutomotiveRegina, SaskatchewanAuto Electric Service

Mexico Technician of the Year Winner

Technician Name

Shop Name

City, State

Shareholder Member

Abelardo Portillo AlvaradoAuto Value Llantas y ServiciosHermosillo, SonoraMalpa Automotriz

 

2019
Technician of the Year

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We are looking for our best technicians!

Up to date on your certifications and confident in your current automotive knowledge? 

We understand how critical it is to maintain and improve your technical training, particularly in an industry where technology is constantly changing.

Being a master level technician, you can earn the chance to be nationally recognized as the Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper Technician of the Year!

Eligible finalists must have valid ASE certification through the 2020 calendar year. 

2020 Finalists:

Selected finalists will earn a trip to San Antonio for racing, camaraderie, and a custom ASE test to determine the Auto Value and the Bumper to Bumper Technician of the Year.

2020 Grand Prize Winners:

The Technician of the Year will win $2,500 in cash (USD) and will represent Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper at the ASE Award Ceremony.

Contact your parts supplier for additional information!