With over 50 years experience, The Locator Magazine has provided an asset to the Automotive Recycling industry in way of parts and facility location. The staff at The Locator Magazine provides the most comprehensive listing of recycled parts in any publication.
In addition to recycled parts location, The Locator introduced the 25 Most Influential leaders within the automotive recycling industry in 2005. They have continued to do so yearly, highlighting leaders from the most influential one-to-watch to the most influential innovator; the list goes on!
Automotive Recyclers of Michigan members have consistently been recognized for many of these Most Influential spots, including 3 in 2011. Provided below is a snippet of each article followed by a link to view it in its entirety.
Congratulations to the Schram family of Schram Auto Parts, Jake Weller of Weller Auto Parts, and Scott Bosgraaf of Auto Sports Unlimited. Keep up the great work!
Most Influential Family
“Mention the name Schram and you’d better have some time on your hands. You’re likely to get at least one story, and perhaps many, about the family’s 87-year history in the auto recycling industry.” Read More
Most Influential Under 25
“A fourth-generation auto recycler, Jake Weller has always been surrounded by mentors, like his father Skip Weller, most influential teacher of 2005. He combines the knowledge he has picked up from them with his own ideals to bolster the family business, Weller Auto Parts, Inc. in Grand Rapids, Mich.” Read More
Most Influential Facility
“They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but not in the case of the 240,000-square-foot headquarters of Auto Sports Unlimited in Zeeland, Mich.” Read More