Leesburg, Va.—Two Northern Californians were among 53 automotive professionals recognized this month at the Fall Board of Governors meeting of the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) in Phoenix, Ariz. The annual awards banquet spotlights top scorers on the ASE Certification Tests.
Forty-one companies from both OEM and aftermarket segments sponsored individual technician recognition awards in the Auto, Truck, Collision, Bus, Parts and Service categories, along with awards for instructors. Award sponsors look for top scores on ASE tests, on-the-job excellence, and community service when selecting honorees.
Northern California award winners are:
• Dwayne Dodson, of SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto Service, Ione — SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto Service/ASE Master Automobile Technician of the Year
• Timothy Stone, Woodard’s Automotive, Stockton — Solera/Identifix/ASE Aftermarket Drivability Technician of the Year