Shop Owner Roundtable – Attracting Technician Talent


Fullbay Welcomes Jay Goninen, President of WrenchWay, To Latest Shop Owner Roundtable on June 25

PHOENIX – (Trailer Technician) – Fullbay, the turn-key platform that improves the operational efficiency of heavy-duty repair shops, will host its next shop owner roundtable on Tuesday, June 25 at 11am PT/2pm ET. The upcoming roundtable will focus on ways that shop owners can optimize their hiring pipeline to attract and keep technician talent.

In the third episode of this season’s roundtable series, CEO Patrick McKittrick and COO Chris O’Brien will be joined by Jay Goninen, hiring technician expert and Co-Founder and President of WrenchWay, an organization focused on promoting and improving technician careers in the automotive, diesel, and collision industries. Together, they’ll discuss the struggles related to hiring technicians in today’s economy and talk about the tips and tricks to target and engage the tech-savvy Gen Z workforce.

Fullbay Shop Owner Roundtable

“The team is extremely excited to bring Jay onto the webinar this month and discuss a major issue in our industry – attracting, hiring and keeping talent in your shops,” said McKittrick. “On top of examining better ways to target the Tool Box Generation, Jay will share his experience building relationships with schools and creating a constant, steady stream of technicians to join your team at your shop.”

Registered attendees will be able to submit questions to be answered live during the event. To register or to submit a question for the webinar, click here. To watch previous roundtable webinar episodes, click here. For more information on Fullbay, visit its website.

About Fullbay

Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Fullbay revolutionizes the operations of heavy-duty repair shops and internal fleet maintenance departments to create more efficient, focused and faster organizations. The company provides a turn-key platform that connects every function of the business in real time from any location to improve workflow and create transparency in operations. Founded in 2014, Fullbay focuses on delivering operational excellence, preventive maintenance solutions, and inventory management optimization to its wide variety of customers. In April 2022, Fullbay acquired Dieselmatic, a digital marketing company, to offer extended services to its clients and improve the customer experience. The company most recently launched its All About the Grilles e-commerce store in which a portion of proceeds gets donated to Fullbay Cares, a program dedicated to giving back to the essential workers of heavy-duty repair.