HORSHAM, Pa., Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AAMCO Transmissions, Inc. ("AAMCO"), franchisor of the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and an industry leader in total car care services, today announced the owner of its Waterford, Michigan service center has been elected as the Vice President to the BNI (Business Network International) of Milford. In this new role, AAMCO of Waterford franchisee Tyrell Turner will be responsible for recruiting new members, local events and business meetings for the chapter.
"I am incredibly honored to be chosen as the Vice President to the BNI of Milford," said Turner. "I've been involved with our local chapter of BNI for one year and have enjoyed networking with the local community. I look forward to taking on this leadership roll to help build our town's small business network."
The mission of BNI is to help members increase their business through a structured, positive and professional "word-of-mouth" program that enables them to develop long-term, meaningful relationships with quality business professionals. Turner joined BNI of Milford in 2015 as a member of the organization. With only one year of service under his belt, he was nominated by the local chapter into his new Vice President role.
Turner opened the AAMCO of Waterford in December of 2014. He has lived in the Lansing area for 12 years, where he is very involved in local community organizations, such as the Waterford Chamber of Commerce. Before joining AAMCO, Turner worked for 12 years as a unit director for a distribution center with supercenter chain, Meijer.
"We're incredibly proud of Tyrell for his dedication to his center and close involvement with the business community," said Rob Rajkowski, chief operating officer at AAMCO Transmission, Inc. "His loyalty and service is a true testament to his fortitude as a small business owner, and we wish him the best in this new role."
For more than 50 years, AAMCO's network of locally owned and independently operated automotive service centers has employed the latest technology. Expert technicians diagnose a repair, fix it right the first time and back it with a nationwide warranty. Known as the world's leading transmission expert, the company has evolved into a total car care brand that provides a variety of services including brake repair, tune-ups, shocks and struts, routine maintenance and more. AAMCO was recently named to Entrepreneur's 2016 Franchise 500®, ranking at the top of the transmission repair category. Based on network size, growth rate and financial strength, the brand also earned a spot on Entrepreneur's "Best of the Best" list.
The AAMCO of Waterford is open from 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, please visit www.aamcowaterford.com or call 248-363-5504.
AAMCO is the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and a leader in total car care services. AAMCO has nearly 700 franchised automotive centers throughout the United States and Canada. Established in 1962, AAMCO-branded centers are proud to have served more than 45 million drivers. For more information, visit: aamcouniversity.com, aamco.com or aamcoblog.com.
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