The 2020 promotion featured a grand prize Harley-Davidson Iron 1200 Sportster and three runner-up $1,000 cash prizes.
The grand prize winners were awarded the cash equivalent for the all-expenses-paid trip to Nashville, Tennessee, for the 2020 CMA Fest music festival.
The grand prize submission belonged to Dave Nazionale of Rosemont Tire & Service of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, customer of APA shareholder and member of the POJA Warehouse group, Crest Auto Stores in Philadelphia.
In an effort to support those suffering in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Automotive Parts Associates has made a financial contribution to Heart to Heart International to provide emergency medical care and the necessary resources to those in need.
The music-lovers spent the weekend with VIP passes and $500 spending cash in the heart of Nashville among 10 stages, plus the big headliner shows each evening at Nissan Stadium, featuring artists like Florida Georgia Line, Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw and Luke Bryan.
In addition to providing information for those interested in learning more about APA, the new site also serves as a portal with resources for shareholders to connect with each other and with suppliers to grow their businesses together as partners.
With the giveaway now in its third year, APA added a customization twist to the 2019 Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Sportster grand prize, which included an additional $3,000 in accessories for the winner to personalize. In addition, five runner-up winners scored $1,000 in cash just in time for the upcoming holiday season.
According to the National Weather Service, the initial rainfall totals reached as high as 35.6 inches as wind gusted as high as 106 mph causing storm surges as high as 13 feet and catastrophic flooding, that resulted in 41 casualties and thousands of people still without electricity.
Vendors and members team up to achieve goals, cement ties and spotlight outstanding contributions at Automotive Parts Associates’ 37th Annual Shareholders’ and Manufacturers’ Conference.
“We have all seen the news and heard the stories coming out of Texas, so we agreed to donate to the Red Cross, which has an excellent track record of providing humanitarian aid throughout the United States and the world,” said Douglas Squires, chairman of the board, Automotive Parts Associates.
Eight winners enjoyed an all-expenses-paid trip thanks to Automotive Parts Associates.
APA’s 2017 Conference: ‘Clutch The Opportunities’ Drives Engagement, Fuels Business, Spotlights Vendors And Members
Following a roaring ’20s speakeasy-themed reception on Wednesday evening, Thursday morning’s annual awards breakfast served as a platform to recognize the several vendors who provided exceptional products, services and support to APA shareholders over the past year.