Year Three Casts Wider Net to Aftermarket’s Next Generation
Multi Parts® today announced SPARK2016 will again take place during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (“AAPEX”) being held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 1 – 3, 2016. The brainchild of Multi Parts® Chairman Barry Cohn, and now in its third year, SPARK2016 is a three-day industry immersion, delivering student participants a front row seat to experience the business of the automotive aftermarket. There they will engage with industry leaders currently driving the automotive aftermarket. The engagement opportunities are designed and orchestrated by Multi Parts’® team members.
Multi Parts announced the SPARK2015 Luminaries. SPARK2015 participants beneﬁt from a dynamic opportunity to engage these professionals in an intimate and relaxed setting as they share their expertise and insights. SPARK Luminaries are true industry leaders. “It’s hard to overstate the level and depth of these men and women. I doubt SPARK participants can yet appreciate how rare it is to have access to one of these individuals, much less 17 of them,” stated Multi Parts President Brian Cohn.
Multi Parts® Initiative
Multi Parts announced the SPARK2015 website is now live. Spark.multiparts.net is a resource for information on the SPARK2015 initiative, as well as the Luminaries, Guiding Lights and Volunteer Educators who have graciously joined Multi Parts to provide the SPARK2015 students with a front row seat to engage with the automotive industry at its finest.
Professionals Volunteering Time, Experience, Insight
Multi Parts announced the SPARK2015 Guiding Lights. The group of 19 professionals is volunteering its time during arguably the busiest days of the year. They are partnering with Multi Parts as part of this year’s SPARK Initiative. The Guiding Lights are providing students with access and insight into the aftermarket industry’s largest gathering, the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX). The students will shadow Guiding Lights throughout their time at SPARK2015 and within the AAPEX show. SPARK2015 wouldn’t be possible without them.
Year Two Bigger, Better with Veterans & Military Category
SPARK Initiative “Ignites Passion Among Aftermarket’s Next Generation”
Multi Parts announces SPARK2015 student participants. This year, Multi Parts’ SPARK2015 plays host to ten students, each of whom receive an all expense paid trip to the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (“AAPEX”) being held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, November 3-5, 2015. Essentially, SPARK2015 is a three-day industry immersion symposium, taking place within the AAPEX show. The SPARK Initiative was developed to introduce the next generation of aftermarket professionals to the industry at its largest, single event.
Initiative Continues to Ignite Passion Among Auto Care Industry’s Next Generation
Year-Two Bigger Event Comes to AAPEX 2015 – Veterans’ Category
Multi Parts announced SPARK2015 will again take place at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (“AAPEX”) being held at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 3-5, 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.
“Electric Opportunity” for Auto Care Industry’s Next Generation Inaugural Event Held at AAPEX 2014
MPS used the occasion of the 2014 Global Aftermarket Automotive Symposium (“GAAS”), 2014 Connected Conference, to announce the MPS SPARK Initiative. Developed by the MPS senior management team, the SPARK Initiative’s purpose is to ignite deeper interest in the Automotive Care Industry, among the next generation of technical and executive professionals. The SPARK Initiative’s Inaugural event takes place at the 2014 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (“AAPEX”) Show, November 4th – 6th, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. For SPARK Initiative 2014, MPS is selecting six GAAS scholarship winners, providing each an all expense paid trip to the 2014 AAPEX Expo. SPARK selectees will be treated to an activity packed three-day industry immersion.