Contestant Close Up: Kent Gines
magazine and the GlassBYTEs.com daily email newsletter are marking the
days until the Auto Glass Technician Olympics by introducing this year's
competitor field with a daily contestant profile.
Kent Gines, chief technician with Glass Doctor of St. George, Utah, will
return to take on the ranks of those vying for the title at the Auto Glass
Technician Olympics. A second year competitor, Gines will bring his 16
years of experience to the competition, representing an AGRSS-registered
shop while competing against 28 other contestants for the title of "World's
Best Auto Glass Technician."
The father of two enjoys sports, working on cars and etching glass.
He will be using Dow Automotive brand adhesives at the competition.
The Auto Glass Technician Olympics, now in its second year, is co-sponsored
by the Independent Glass Association (IGA) and AGRR magazine. The
event follows on the heels of the second annual Auto Glass Replacement
Safety Standard (AGRSS) Conference and both events, along with the National
Windshield Repair Association Conference and the Windshield Repair Olympics
are co-located this year with the Auto Glass Expo @ NACE.
The events will be held November 1-4, 2006 at the Mandalay Bay Convention
Center in Las Vegas.
for more information about the Auto Glass Technician Olympics.