Federated presents awards at national meeting

Comments Email

STAUNTON, Va. (May 20, 2014) — Three Federated Auto Parts member companies were honored during the company’s annual national meeting, April 30-May 3 in Phoenix.

Indianapolis-based TBA & Oil Warehouse was named Federated Co-Man Member of the Year. Accepting the award for TBA were Charlie Crouse and Ryan Wrege. This award is presented annually “to the participating member that has shown outstanding dedication and support of the member-owned Federated Co-Man warehouse operation and its programs,” Federated said.

(Federated Auto Parts photo) Sue Godschalk of Federated Auto Parts presents the company’s Federated Co-Man Member of the Year award to Ryan Wrege of TBA & Oil Warehouse in Indianapolis.

The company added a new award this year—the inaugural Federated Car Care Excellence Award—presented to Cold Air Distributors of Florida and Parts Distributing Milwaukee. It recognizes Federated members “who have excelled at implementing the Federated Car Care program.”

Federated CEO Rusty Bishop thanked the three award winners “for their exceptional commitment to the success of Federated and its programs.

“Federated is a successful organization because of its member involvement, support and collaboration, so it is with great pleasure that we recognize these three outstanding members with well-deserved awards.”

For more information about the Staunton-based auto parts distributor and marketing organization, visit its website.

More Polls>

TB Reader Poll

Previous | Published May 22, 2015

When is the last time you attended one of the national tire industry trade shows, such as SEMA, ITEC or the North American Tire & Retread Expo?

I try and take in at least one show a year.
30%
I usually attend one every few years.
14%
There are so many tire maker and distributor meetings each year, I don’t see a need to attend one of the national shows.
12%
I don’t find value in these shows and haven’t been to one in years.
19%
I’d like to but I am too busy
25%