Technician of the Year

Congratulations to our 2018 Technician of the Year Finalists!

Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper are proud to announce their 13 Technician of the Year finalists for 2018!  These finalists have been recognized as some of the industry’s top professional technicians across the U.S. for their superior knowledge, attention to continued education and training, and commitment to their valued profession.

U.S. Technician of the Year Finalists

Technician Name

Shop Name

City, State

Shareholder Member

Andrew Langello

Treasure Coast Automotive

Vero Beach, FL

Bennett Auto Supply

Scott Chaney

Trojan Auto Care

Troy, OH

Hahn Automotive Warehouse, Inc.

Christopher Broom

Broom Auto

Ruston, LA

Parts Warehouse Inc.

Colin Harris

Highway 7 Service Center

Newall, IA

The Merrill Company

Daniel LaFlower

RG Automotive

Halifax, MA

Norwood Motor Parts Co. Inc.

Don Lim

Ward Service

Monrovia, CA

Hanson Distributing

John Long

John's Auto Service

Cleburne, TX

4M Parts Warehouse

Matthew Wilson

Angelina Tire and Auto

Lufkin, TX

ABC Auto Parts

Michael Creighton

Creighton's Auto Repair

Newton, PA

Eastern Warehouse Distributors

Nate Brindley

Shoemakers Garage

Kalamazoo, MI

Auto-Wares Group of Companies

Robert Queneau

Morrison Tire and Service

Garden Cove, CA

Warren Distributing, Inc.

Tim Bowling Jr.

T-N-T Performance

Syracuse, IN

Auto-Wares Group of Companies

Ronald D. Leach, Jr.

Byrne's Garage

New Albany, IN

Moog Louisville Warehouse


Technician of the Year

TOTY Logo Combo

We are looking for our best technicians!

Up to date on your certifications and confident in your current automotive knowledge? 

We understand how critical it is to maintain and improve your technical training, particularly in an industry where technology is constantly changing.

Being a master level technician, you can earn the chance to be nationally recognized as the Auto Value or Bumper to Bumper Technician of the Year!

Current Testing Period:
July 1, 2018 – May 31, 2019

2019 Finalists:

Selected finalists will earn a trip to the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving in Phoenix, AZ to be tested to help determine the Auto Value and the Bumper to Bumper Technicians of the Year.

2019 Grand Prize Winners:

The Technicians of the Year will travel to our 2019 Winter Shareholder Meeting to be honored on the stage.

For more information please contact your parts supplier!