Category: Headlight News

New TechForce Mobile STEM Career Center brings hands-on transportation tech activities to Gen Z students nationwide

January 22nd, 2022 by

New TechForce Mobile STEM Career Center brings hands-on transportation tech activities to Gen Z students nationwide Penske Truck Leasing Donates Truck to get STEM Center on the road (January 22, 2022 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ) – Penske Truck Leasing has donated a specially equipped 26-foot Freightliner M2 box truck to house and transport the TechForce Foundation

RELEASE: Grand Prize Winner named in 2021 Techs Rock Awards

December 7th, 2021 by

TechForce Foundation® Announces 2021 Techs Rock AwardsTM Grand Prize Winner   Donald Ranquist of CarMax selected for top honors in 3rd annual Awards honoring technicians December 7, 2021 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation® announces Donald Ranquist, an automotive technician at CarMax in South Jordan, Utah, as the 2021 Techs Rock Awards Grand Prize Winner.

3rd Annual Techs Rocks Awards now accepting nominations

October 25th, 2021 by

TechForce Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for its 3rd Annual Techs Rock AwardsTM Five transportation technicians to be recognized for outstandingcontributions as role models in their shops and communities October 25, 2021 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation’s® annual Techs Rock Awards season has begun. TechForce created this prestigious award to honor professional technicians who mentor and

RELEASE: 2021 FutureTechs Rock Grand Prize Winner

May 11th, 2021 by

TechForce Foundation® Announces 2021 FutureTechs Rock AwardsTM Grand Prize Winner Ten transportation technician students recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities May 11, 2021 – SCOTTSDALE, AZ — TechForce Foundation announces the 2021 FutureTechs Rock Awards Grand Prize Winner is Zander Worm, a high school senior from Copper Country Intermediate School

RELEASE: Nominations for 2021 FutureTechs Rock Awards now open

April 6th, 2021 by

Ten transportation technician students to be recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities TechForce Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for its 3rd Annual FutureTechs Rock AwardsTM Ten transportation technician students to be recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities April 6, 2021 — SCOTTSDALE,

Your Guide to Apprenticeships

April 3rd, 2018 by

This article originally appeared on April 3, 2018 in Ratchet+Wrench; written by Travis Bean.   As Sarah Price and Cindy Weinberg take their turns at the podium, they address the store managers, the mentors, the company’s CEO in attendance. Oh, and we can’t forget the most important guests: the employees who have just graduated from Virginia Tire

Autoshop Solutions to Build FutureTech Success® Website

July 24th, 2017 by

Autoshop Solutions has donated a generous $50,000 in in-kind services to TechForce Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit purposed with supporting technical students to and through their education and into careers in the transportation industry, toward building a website to serve the FutureTech Success campaign.