|About TechForce Foundation
TechForce Foundation is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) with the mission to champion students to and through their education and into careers as professional technicians in the transportation industry. The Foundation distributes more than $1.5 million in scholarships and grants annually, thanks to its generous corporate sponsors and donors, and is spearheading FutureTech Success™, the industry-wide initiative to help encourage and support more young people to pursue the vehicle technician profession. For more information, visit www.techforcefoundation.org.
About Roush Yates Engines
In 2003, Jack Roush and Robert Yates decided to partner with Ford Motor Company to join forces as the exclusive Ford Engine Builder for the NASCAR Series. These two legendary engine builders, led by President & CEO Doug Yates turned the partnership into an immediate success with winning the 2004 NASCAR Cup Championship and forever changing the face of modern day racing. Since the first engine hit the race track back in 2004 Roush Yates Engines in partnership with Ford Performance has won over 300 races in current participating motorsports series.
Roush Yates Engines is a leading edge engine development company, with three state-of-the-art facilities based in Mooresville, NC; which include Roush Yates Engines, Roush Yates Performance Engines Group focused on road racing and Roush Yates Manufacturing Solutions, a world class manufacturing center and ISO 9001 / AS9100 certified.
The company’s core business includes designing, building and testing purpose built race engines. A dedicated team of engineers, technicians and fabricators work together to build the most powerful and reliable engines in racing. Roush Yates Engines provides the power to an international market place that spans nine countries and three continents.
One key component is, Roush Yates Manufacturing Solutions, a 35,000 square foot facility which includes 40 top-of-the-line CNC manufacturing machines from; 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC milling equipment, multi-axis mill turning equipment, robotic pallet pull system machining center and a premier Quality Assurance department that holds an impeccable standard for achieving the highest level of quality for customers in the automotive, aerospace, military and industrial sectors. For more information, visit www.roushyates.com.
About Universal Technical Institute
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) is the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. With more than 200,000 graduates in its 52-year history, UTI offers undergraduate degree and diploma programs at 12 campus locations across the United States, as well as manufacturer-specific training programs at dedicated centers. Through its campus-based school system, UTI provides specialized post-secondary education programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute (MMI) and NASCAR Technical Institute (NASCAR Tech). For more information, visit uti.edu.
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