BETHESDA, Md. –
May 16, 2018 – The Import
Vehicle Community, a community of the Auto
Care Association, is now accepting nominations
for the 2018 People Awards and entries for the 2018 Import Product and
Marketing Awards program and showcases at the Automotive Aftermarket Products
Expo (AAPEX) in
Las Vegas, taking place Oct. 30 – Nov. 1, 2018.
Import Vehicle Community serves the needs of all businesses engaged in import
nameplate products and services and is the leader in recognizing excellence among
the people and products of the import auto care industry.
Awards are intended to honor outstanding individuals in the import
automotive industry whose accomplishments have significantly contributed to the
import industry segment and its overall growth and progress. The People Awards will
be presented at the Import Vehicle Community Luncheon and Awards Program on
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 at AAPEX.
2018 People Awards categories include:
- Hall of Fame
Industry Achievement Award
- Person of
the Year Award
- Young Executive
of the Year Award
The Import Product and Marketing
Awards program is open to all AAPEX exhibitors and offers an
excellent opportunity to gain great visibility and recognition for product and
marketing concepts for import nameplate cars or trucks. All product award entries will be displayed in the awards program
showcases during AAPEX in the Sands Expo on Level 2, Hall D+, booth #42011 and will
be recognized at a press conference on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.
The 2018 Import Product and Marketing Awards categories include:
- Best Overall Import Aftermarket Product or Product Line
- Best New Product or Product Line for Import Cars or Trucks
- Best Performance Product or Accessory for Import Cars or Trucks
- Best New Tool for Repairs on Import Cars or Trucks
- Best Problem-Solver for Import Cars or Trucks
- Best Packaging of a Product for Import Cars or Trucks
- Best Merchandising/Advertising of a Product for Import Cars or
- Best Print or Electronic Catalog of a Product Line for Import Cars
- Best Electronic Media Import Cars or Trucks
- Best Functional Fluid for Import Cars or Trucks
All 2018 Import Product and Marketing Awards entries received by
Aug. 31 will enjoy early-bird discount pricing.
For more information about
the Import Vehicle Community awards programs or to submit a nomination or
product entry, visit www.autocare.org/import-vehicle-community/awards. Questions? Contact Angela Chiang at firstname.lastname@example.org or
301-654-6664, ext. 1057.