For Immediate Release
Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance announces 2011 Board of Directors
SAN ANTONIO (December 21, 2010) – Eli N. Futerman, Chairman of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, Inc. (Alliance) Board of Directors, announces the election of new board member, Walter Spence, President of Tri-States Automotive Warehouse, Marianna, FL.
During the recent Winter Shareholder Meeting of Alliance members, nominations were made to fill the spot being vacated by outgoing board member, Bill Bond, Chairman of Bond Auto Parts headquartered in Barre, VT, who completed his five year term.
“Bill Bond has been a great asset to the Alliance and the board. He's served the membership well and we thank him for his service and commitment to our group,” said Futerman. “Walt has previously served on the board and we're very fortunate to have him commit to another term as we look forward to 2011 and our best year ever.”
In addition to Spence, nine other members will continue their terms on the Alliance Board of Directors. They are:
John Bartlett, CEO
Automotive Parts Headquarters, Inc.
St Cloud, MN
Fred Bunting, Chairman of the Board
Grand Rapids, MI
John Del Vasto, President
Vast-Auto Distribution Ltée
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Eli Futerman, Co-President
Chairman, Alliance Board of Directors
Hahn Automotive Warehouse, Inc.
Fletcher Lord Jr., President & CEO
Secretary, Alliance Board of Directors
Parts Warehouse, Inc
Little Rock, AR
Lyle Moore, President
Rollie E. Olson, CEO
Treasurer, Alliance Board of Directors
Parts Depot Company
Dennis Spooner, General Manager
The Merrill Company LLP
Douglas R. Washbish, President & CEO
Moog Louisville Warehouse
As the source for quality parts and service for more than 2,300 parts stores and almost 2,900 certified service centers throughout North America, the Alliance prides itself on responding to the individual automotive needs of each customer and providing proven, quality service. Visit www.800autotalk.com for more information.