Contestant Close Up: Dave Hurdel
magazine and the GlassBYTEs.com daily email newsletter are marking the
days until the Auto Glass Technician Olympics by introducing this year's
competitor field with a daily contestant profile.
Dave Hurdel of Reliable Auto Glass in Tempe, Ariz., will go toe-to-toe
with the other 28 contestants of the Auto Glass Technician Olympics for
the title of "World's Best Auto Glass Technician."
Hurdel will pit his 14 years of experience against the field. A father
of two, he enjoys welding and off-roading for his hobbies and relaxing
when he has the time.
He will be using Dow Automotive brand adhesives at the competition.
The Auto Glass Technician Olympics, now in its second year, is co-sponsored
by the Independent Glass Association (IGA) and AGRR magazine. The
event follows on the heels of the second annual Auto Glass Replacement
Safety Standard (AGRSS) Conference and both events, along with the National
Windshield Repair Association Conference and the Windshield Repair Olympics
are co-located this year with the Auto Glass Expo @ NACE.
The events will be held November 1-4, 2006 at the Mandalay Bay Convention
Center in Las Vegas.
for more information about the Auto Glass Technician Olympics.