(Sacramento, CA. - November 14, 2017) CAWA Chair of the Board, Michael Antonelli of Vantage Marketing Global, has appointed Young Suhr, Jr. of the Knox - Seeman Warehouse to the Association's Board of Directors. When Chair Antonelli announced the appointment he commented that, "Mr. Suhr and Knox-Seeman Warehouse have been a member and major supporter of CAWA for some time. Thus, we are pleased to welcome Mr. Suhr as a representative to our Association's leadership".
Young Suhr currently serves APW Knox-Seeman (APW) as its Executive Vice President. He began his career with the company 9 years ago prior to which he spent 17 years in securitization finance. At APW, Young is responsible for working with management in the areas of warehouse operations, purchasing, sales, finance, and human resources. Outside of APW, Young is currently serving his seventh year on the National Pronto Association's board of directors for which he served as chairman in 2013. He also served one three-year term on the AWDA Council of Governors from 2015 to 2017. Young is a two-time graduate of UCLA where he earned his BA in Economics and MBA. He and his wife, Sophia, are parents to daughters, Danielle (18) and Erin (14). The family of APW is his mission, but he also enjoys tennis, skiing, watching baseball, and moderate exercising.
CAWA is a regional automotive aftermarket trade association, which represents auto parts jobbers, warehouse distributors, retailers, manufacturers, manufacturer representatives and program groups. The Association provides education, legislative, regulatory and business support to the industry and its membership. It is one of the largest trade associations of its kind in the United States and recognized as a leader in the automotive aftermarket industry.
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