Women's Board Seeks Nominees for Annual Awards

July 21, 2016

The Car Care Council Women’s Board is accepting nominees for the Women of the Year Awards, which include Auto Care Woman of the Year, Female Shop Owner of the Year, and Auto Care Woman of Excellence.

“The Women of the Year Awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of three extraordinary women leaders who have made significant contributions to the auto care community,” says Amy Mattinat, president of the Women’s Board. “If you know someone who has been an inspiration or has been a positive influence in the industry, honor them with a Woman of the Year nomination.”

The award recipients will be recognized during a press conference Nov. 1 at 4 p.m. in the Venetian Casanova room 505 with the annual Women’s Board reception immediately following.

The awards are open to women who have made a significant impact in the auto care industry with specific requirements for each individual award. Entry forms, categories and details are available at http://www.carcare.org/womens-board/awards/women-of-the-year-nomination-form/. The deadline for entries is Sept. 1, 2016.

The 2015 winners were:

Tammy (Chaffee) Tecklenburg, Spectrum Brands - Global Auto Care, Auto Care Woman of the Year

Pamela Gatto, Gatto’s Tire & Auto Service, Female Shop Owner of the Year

Vonda Lee, Supply Line International, Auto Care Woman of Excellence

A full list of past recipients can be found online.

For more information about the Women's Board, visit www.wbcarcare.com.