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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Phillips Industries Partners with the Wyakin Warrior Foundation® at VIPAR Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference
Santa Fe Springs, CA (October 23, 2015) Phillips Industries partnered with the Wyakin Warrior Foundation® at the 2015 VIPAR Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference held October 18-23 in San Antonio, TX. The Wyakin Warrior Foundation® is an organization that enables severely wounded, injured, or ill post 9/11 veterans to achieve personal and professional success as business and community leaders.
During tradeshow exhibition hours on October 20, representatives from the Wyakin Warrior Foundation® joined Phillips Industries in their exhibit area to visit with meeting participants. “We welcome the partnership with Phillips Industries and appreciate sharing space with them during the VIPAR tradeshow” commented Todd Monroe, executive director of the Wyakin Warrior Foundation®. “The opportunity offered to us by Rob Phillips and his team certainly helps us spread the word about the important work we are doing.”
“Phillips Industries is a strong advocate for the Wyakin Warrior Foundation®” explained Rob Phillips, president and COO of Phillips Industries. “Their education, employment and leadership goals for veterans are a targeted cause that resonates with us. Sharing space with them at the VIPAR tradeshow was an extraordinary experience.”
Phillips has designated five percent of the total proceeds from their VIPAR Business Conference promotional special to go to the foundation. Proceeds will support the
Wyakin Warrior Foundation® in providing multifaceted mentoring, financial support, professional development, and networking tailored to each Warrior’s unique journey and goals, culminating in an education and meaningful employment. To learn more about Wyakin or to support the cause, visit www.wyakin.org.
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For an image to accompany this press release, please go to: http://www.ck-companies.com/phillips-Wyakin.png From left to right in the photo Rob Myers: Phillips Director of Sales, Brett Harlan: Phillips Regional Sales Manager; Megan Vincent: Phillips Marketing Manager; Pete Joy: Phillips Consultant; Todd Monroe: Wyakin Warrior Foundation® Executive Director; Jeff Bacon: Wyakin Warrior Foundation® President on the Board of Directors; Stephanie Schroeter: Phillips Marketing Director