Join us at Auto Glass Week™ 2016, October 5-7, and learn from the best in the business. The three-day automotive glass industry event will be held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, Texas.
Our hard-hitting educational line-up continues to expand. Experts have been hand-selected to speak on areas to help increase your knowledge and provide an unsurpassed experience for all in attendance.
Thursday, October 6 | 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Positioning Your Company to Be a Dominant Player in Your Local Market
The dominant local auto glass provider is the most difficult competitor a large chain can have. Becoming that local player involves focus, creativity and market knowledge. In this session, you’ll learn what steps to take to enhance your presence and how to choose the market you serve and serve it well. In the process, you’ll be able to compete effectively against companies of all sizes.
Speakers include David Leach, chief operating officer, Don’s Mobile Glass, a full service glass retailer with locations throughout the San Joaquin central valley in California; and Troy Mason, president, TechnaGlass, an AGRR retailer with multiple locations mainly in the Western states.
Educational seminars are tentative and subject to change. To view full descriptions and further details, please click here.
Take advantage of this opportunity to hear from some of the best in the industry. Register today to take part in the full educational offerings. Pre-registration discounts end September 16.
Join us in San Antonio and support the event that is educationally driven, professionally focused and dedicated to your success every year. To learn more about Auto Glass Week, visit www.autoglassweek.com.
About the Speakers
David Leach is the chief operating officer for Don’s Mobile Glass/Wardrobe and Bath Specialties. Don’s Mobile Glass/Wardrobe and Bath Specialties is a full service glass retailer with locations throughout the San Joaquin central valley in California. He spent 22 years with Kryger Glass in Kansas City, followed by 10 years with Belron (and later Safelite) as Regional VP, where he won both the ‘Hall of Fame’ and ‘Belron Exceptional Customer Service’ (BECSA/global) awards. During his career, he has been active in numerous trade groups, including a board position with the Chicago Group and the leadership team for PPG Prostars. He attended Creighton University and is a graduate of the Stephen Covey “Principal Centered Leadership” and “7 Habits” courses.
Troy Mason is the founder and owner of TechnaGlass, a multi-state automotive glass chain based in Salt Lake City with locations in nine states. Troy developed TechnaGlass from a single location start up to a 61 location chain in the West, Kentucky, Ohio and Louisiana. Troy is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and also attended the University of Utah. His company is well known for its commitment to employee education and training as well as having fun. Troy is also a member of the Board of Directors of both the National Windshield Repair Association™ and the Auto Glass Safety Council™.