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Press Release: HDAW 2020 Celebrates Early Bird VIP Winners

Date: January 23, 2020

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2020, North America’s largest gathering of the independent heavy duty industry, is pleased to recognize 15 lucky winners of the 2020 Early Bird VIP contest. HDAW ‘20 is the only place to discover relevant education, strategic supplier networking and critical purchasing opportunities to tackle the challenges ahead.

Winners were randomly selected from the pool of attendees that registered for HDAW ‘20 prior to November 14. Special prize perks include VIP check-in, complimentary suite upgrades, complimentary spa passes and transportation to and from DFW airport. These prizes were bundled into four unique prize packages.

“So often people enter contests, and the winners are not celebrated. We are excited to announce the 15 winners of the VIP prizes and look forward to seeing them at HDAW ‘20,” said Sean Ryan, President, Point Spring & Driveshaft. “Congratulations to the contest winners!”

Longhorn Package Winner

Package includes VIP check-in, complimentary suite upgrade, one complimentary spa pass (up to $200 maximum) and transportation to and from DFW airport.

Mike Mohler
The Group Federated/Pronto

Don't Mess With Texas Package Winner

Package includes a complimentary suite upgrade.

Jocelyn Melnyk
City Spring, Ltd.

Strike It Rich In Texas Package Winners

Package includes one of nine complimentary spa passes (up to $200 maximum).

Stuart McDaniels
Aurora Parts

Nick Staub
Romaine Electric Corporation

Ted Raby
Test Calibration Co.

Glen Zimmerman
A-1 Truck Parts

Spencer Dally
Blaine Brothers

David Cruickshank
Dover Brake & Clutch

Rodney Houshiar
Eshoe Truck Trailer Parts Inc.     

Ty Ryan
Point Spring & Driveshaft Co.

Robert Eishooie
Eshoe Truck Trailer Parts Inc.


High Noon Package Winners

Package includes one of four $50 gift cards.

Steve Stich
Wheelco Brake & Supply

Megan Radcliffe
Arrowhead Electrical Products, Inc.

Greg Flath
Harman Heavy Vehicle Specialists Ltd.     

Gene Damron
All Truck & Trailer Parts

Register and make plans to join the industry for the largest North American event in the independent heavy duty industry. For more information, visit

The 15th annual HDAW will be held Jan. 27-30, 2020 in the Dallas suburb of Grapevine, TX. HDAW is the largest North American gathering of the independent heavy duty aftermarket industry. More than 2,500 executives and managers from the U.S., Canada and six other countries – including distributors, suppliers, service providers, educators and industry media – attended the 2019 conference in Las Vegas.

HDAW is a business-to-business, executive conference presented by a joint operating committee of industry leaders from 12 distinguished industry associations: American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists (ACOFAS), Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS), Auto Care Association/HDDA, Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN), HDA Truck Pride, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), APRA's Heavy Duty Remanufacturing Group (HDRG), International Truck Parts Association (ITPA), Overseas Automotive Council (OAC), Power Heavy Duty, Service Specialists Association (SSA) and VIPAR Heavy Duty.

For more information, go to or contact W.T. Glasgow, conference management, at 708.226.1300.