Staff's Reaction Moves Owners
Multi Parts recently instituted the Longevity Recognition Program for its growing roster of long-term employees. Multi Parts has always recognized employee longevity milestones with pay and in other ways related to compensation. Multi Parts Chairman Barry Cohn wanted to go further. “I wanted something instantly recognizable to say this is a long-term Multi Parts person. It says something about the person and hopefully, it says something about what we value.”
Initiative continues to ignite passion among auto care industry’s next generation
Year-two bigger event comes to aapex 2015 – veterans’ category
MPS announced SPARK2015 will again take place at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (“AAPEX”) being held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 2-5, 2015. This is the second year of the MPS SPARK Initiative, an interactive three-day industry immersion, providing attendees a front row seat to see the auto care industry at its dynamic best. For SPARK2015, MPS will select ten Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) Scholarship Fund scholarship winners from across the U.S., providing each an all expense-covered trip to the 2015 AAPEX Show.
25-Year Global Auto Care Parts Developer & Manufacturer
MPS announced Jeffrey P. Stankard, A.A.P., M.B.A., has been named Vice President of Business Development. Jeff Stankard joins MPS in its global headquarters located in Jupiter, Florida, U.S.A. Jeff Stankard is responsible for engaging and supporting existing and new customer relationships in the United States and Canada. In each instance he will work closely with MPS customer partners and potential customer partners to explore the unique opportunity MPS represents. At his disposal will be MPS’ existing product portfolio, as well as new and custom product and program development.
MPS Calls New Global Headquarters Home.
MPS has completed the move into its purpose designed, newly constructed Global Headquarters. The facility brings together under one roof, MPS’ U.S. engineering and program management teams, R&D, laboratory, quality control and on-car testing labs. The new MPS Global Headquarters is located at 1649 Park Lane South, Jupiter, Florida, U. MPS President Brian S. Cohn commented, “This new building is all about flexibility and collaboration. It represents a significant step in our company’s evolution.”
Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS)
MPS announced the 2014 recipients of the MPS scholarships, awarded through the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (“GAAS”). MPS awarded a record, seven scholarships this year
The recipient of the $2,500 MPS International Aftermarket Scholarship is Cody Baum from Northwood University, Michigan Campus. His dream career is to work on the performance side of the aftermarket and possibly own a NAPA franchise, or a performance parts and service shop.