YANG Awards 2017 Leadership 2.0 Scholarship to Young Auto Care Professional

Posted by Auto Care News on June 28, 2017

BETHESDA, MD – June 28, 2017 – The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) of the Auto Care Association has selected Olivia Whitehurst, Global Parts Distributors, LLC, to represent YANG at the highly-acclaimed University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program. The scholarship covers the price of tuition, class materials and meals.

Leadership 2.0 is the premier post-graduate style leadership and business skills education program designed to promote the development of the next generation of auto care leaders. It is an intense and intellectually-challenging two-week executive development and learning experience that features well-known speakers and invaluable networking opportunities with top-level industry leaders.

Graduates receive 7.0 continuing education units (CEU) toward their Automotive Aftermarket Professional (AAP) and Master Automotive Aftermarket Professional (MAAP) designations. Session I will be held Aug. 6-11, 2017 at the Northwood University campus in Midland, Mich. and Session II is held in Raleigh, N.C., March 11-16, 2018.  

For more information, visit http://www.autocare.org/yang or email Courtney Hammer at courtney.hammer@autocare.org.

About YANG
The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) program provides auto care professionals under the age of 40 the opportunity to network with industry peers, enhance knowledge and improve leadership capabilities. YANG was formed with a desire to help young professionals establish a circle of peers to grow with alongside their careers. Participants are future executive level staffers of the auto care industry that see the value in establishing connections with other young professionals that will one day be business owners and key decision makers.  

About the Auto Care Association
Based in Bethesda, Md., the Auto Care Association has more than 3,000 member companies that represent some 150,000 independent automotive businesses that manufacture, distribute and sell motor vehicle parts, accessories, tools, equipment, materials and supplies, and perform vehicle service and repair. Visit www.autocare.org.