Rochester, MI. –Greg Potter, Dearborn
Group Technology, has been awarded ETI’s 16th Founder’s Award at this
year’s ToolTech 2010 in Napa Valley, California. The ETI Founder’s Award was established to
honor those individuals who have made numerous contributions to the Institute.
with most trade associations ETI thrives on volunteerism from its members as well
as its business partners. Mr. Potter has
demonstrated unselfish dedication to the principles that drive ETI since he
began his involvement with ETI over 16 years ago.
Potter is currently on ETI’s Board of Director’s and Chairs ETI’s Scan Tool Vertical
Group. He also served as President of
ETI’s Board of Directors from 2004-2006 and ETI’s Technical Director from 1997
to 1999. Mr. Potter has been active with
the ETI Board since 1996 and has attended 15 Summer Tech Weeks, 14 Winter Tech
Weeks and 16 Annual Meetings/Tool Techs.
Mr. Potter epitomizes the intent of ETI’s Founders Award.
Potter graduated cum laude from Lawrence Technological University with a
Bachelor’s in Science in Electrical Engineering, and a Master in Business
Administration. He is currently on the
I-CAR International Board of Directors and is an active member on several
standards committees with the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).
has served over 27years in the Automotive Service Industry.
Founded in 1947, the Equipment and Tool
Institute is a trade association of automotive tool and equipment manufacturers
and technical information providers. ETI’s mission is to: Advance the vehicle
service industry by providing technical data and open dialog between the
manufacturers of transportation products, government regulators and the
providers of tools, equipment and service information.
For more details about ETI programs and
activities, contact Jessie Korosec, Marketing Manager, Equipment and Tool
Institute, 134 W. University Drive, Suite 205, Rochester, Michigan. Phone:
248-656-5080; Fax: 603-971-2375; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.