Contestant Close Up: Jonathan Matthews
AGRR 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.
Newport, Ore., and the crew at Hummingbird Auto Glass will be cheering
for Jonathan Matthews as he tries his hand at being named the "World's
Best Auto Glass Technician" at the Auto Glass Technician Olympics
Hummingbird Auto Glass is an AGRSS-registered company and Matthews, who
is married, will have that advantage in his pocket, along with 24 years
He will be using SIKA 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.