Monday, November 9, 2015

Mastering the Art of Auto Shop Management - 2015 Fall Convnention

Over 30 automotive repair shop owners earned shop management certifications at the Management Success! Fall Convention held on October 9-11, 2015 at the Glendale Hilton in Glendale, California. The highest honor, Master Elite of Shop Management, was awarded to Robert and Lynda Archer of Aardvark Automotive and Steve and Jennifer McNamara of H-Heaven Inc. Robert Spitz, Senior VP of Business Development, presented the shop owners with their awards.  

“The Master Elite of Shop Management award is the highest level of certification, given only to those who successfully complete a rigorous training program, which is then verified through on-site shop inspections and through KPI analysis against benchmarks to verify profitability, marketing, and production. The Management Success! qualification division passed Robert, Lynda, Steve and Jennifer with flying colors, and we are all very proud of their accomplishment,” stated Spitz.

Additional awards were given to Tony Lynn & Debbie Sawtelle of Advanced Auto Clinic, Scott Chase of Keith’s Body Shop, Dan & Sandi Antonelli of Antonelli’s Advanced Auto, Dusty & Roxy Kubly of Kubly’s Automotive, John Mason of Northdise Auto, Travis Sallee of Loren’s Auto Repair, Jeff Yokum of Yokum’s Auto Body and Jeremy Austrum & Shawn Kline of Next Generation Auto for Master of Shop Management.  

Lloyd & Janice Geroux were awarded and were certified as Sustained Masters of Shop Management.  This award is given to those who can maintain the highest level of proficiency and profitability year after year.

For more information regarding the Master Certification Program, please contact