In Episode 6 of AMN Drivetime with Bill Babcox, Bill sits down for a chat with Larry Pavey, industry veteran and current CEO of the Automotive Parts Services Group (The Group). Having spent most of his life in the automotive aftermarket – from an early start delivering auto parts to his decades leading some of
The Pronto National Accounts award was given to Parts Authority of New Hyde Park, New York.
APC Automotive Technologies was named “Outstanding Vendor Of The Year” by The Group.
The awards were unveiled virtually during The Group’s national conference.
More than 900 attendees are registered for The Group’s virtual event scheduled for Aug. 18-21.
The Group has introduced a classroom visual training tool that assists in the education of students.
The Group Training Academy all-access pass includes hundreds of hours of online training.
The meeting will be held April 26-29 at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine, Texas.
In 2019 alone, The Group has already raised more than $250,000 for Toys for Tots.
Presented annually, The Group Co-Man vendor awards honor supplier partners who have shown outstanding dedication and support of The Group Co-Man operation and programs.
During the meeting, members from both groups will attend one-on-one supplier meetings and a combined vendor booth show, which has been extended to allow members and vendor partners more time to interact. In addition, informational breakout sessions will be conducted where members will be updated on data and information systems, national account programs, new supplier programs and other business process improvements.
Already this year, The Group has raised nearly $375,000 for Toys for Tots and is looking to add even more joy to the Christmas season.