Welcome to Near Me Radio, the ultimate podcast for automotive professionals hosted by Ryan Burton. Join us as we dive deep into the world of automotive with insightful discussions and interviews featuring industry experts. In this episode, we have Luke Murray, a prominent figure in the ASCCA (Automotive Service Councils of California) and a seasoned automotive professional. This episode is called "Impact on Automotive: The ASCCA's Annual Training Conference with Luke Murray" and in it Luke shares his fascinating journey from starting as an apprentice in a BMW/Porsche specialty shop to becoming an instructor at WTI (World Pack Training Institute) and eventually joining Worldpac as a manager. His dedication to continuing education and his involvement with ASCCA's ETI Committee and the Annual Training Conference showcases his commitment to improving the automotive industry. Discover how Luke's early exposure to the automotive community shaped his career and ignited his passion for education and community development. We also delve into the vital role of ASCCA in supporting aftermarket shops, advocating for legislative issues, and fostering a strong sense of camaraderie among shop owners. Tune in to gain valuable insights and inspiration from Luke's wealth of experience and expertise. Get ready to rev up your automotive knowledge and join us on this exciting journey!