Press Release: VISION Recognizes Carm Capriotto as the 2024 Humanitarian of the Year.

Gladstone, MO – March 26, 2024 – VISION Hi-Tech Training & Expo presented Carm Capriotto with the 2024 Humanitarian of the Year award during the Celebration of Independents awards dinner on March 2, 2024. This prestigious award honors individuals who have demonstrated outstanding contributions and made a significant difference in their community. Carm’s unwavering dedication to uplifting others and his innovative approach to industry leadership have earned him this well-deserved recognition.

The VISION Humanitarian Award recognizes outstanding individuals from within the automotive industry who embody the true spirit of humanitarianism. Open to all VISION attendees, including exhibitors, the award highlights individuals who have gone above and beyond to make a positive impact on the lives of others.

Carman Capriotto, a prominent figure in the automotive industry, epitomizes the qualities of a true humanitarian. His genuine kindness, relentless pursuit of innovation, and passion for serving others have left an unforgettable mark on our community. Through his podcasts on the Aftermarket Radio Network and his leadership in industry organizations, Carm has provided a platform for professionals to share their stories, expertise, and wisdom, enriching our community in the process.

Carm’s alternative thinking and commitment to challenging the status quo have set him apart as a visionary leader. He has consistently sought new ways to improve the automotive community, refusing to accept the notion of “the way we’ve always done things.” Despite his remarkable career spanning four decades, Carm remains grounded and humble, always prioritizing the needs of others above his own.

“Congratulations to Carm Capriotto, recipient of the 2024 VISION Humanitarian of the Year award,” said Travis Troy, VISION Hi-Tech Training & Expo Co-Chair. “Carm’s dedication to serving others and his innovative leadership have made a profound impact on our industry. We are proud to honor him for his outstanding contributions.”

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VISION Hi-Tech Training & Expo, presented by the Midwest Auto Care Alliance, is the industry’s premier event providing the opportunity for automotive professionals to expand their knowledge and gain new skills, all while networking with leading automotive service industry professionals. VISION offers more than 120 cutting-edge management, technical, and educator training courses and features a 60,000 square-foot exhibit hall showcasing the latest tools, equipment, and technology. With a focus on delivering top-notch training and networking opportunities, VISION brings together professionals from across the automotive service spectrum. For over 30 years, VISION has been the go-to conference for staying ahead in the dynamic and ever-evolving automotive landscape. Information about MWACA and VISION can be found at and

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