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Wyoming Mechanic Named NAPA Technician of the Year

WYOMING, Michigan – June 28, 2017 — Eric Carlson, owner of Ervine's Auto Repair and Grand Rapids Hybrid, has been named the NAPA/ASE Technician of the Year for 2017. Eric was selected from more than 300 NAPA Auto Care centers in the West Michigan region for the 5th time (2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2017).

The Technician of the Year award is presented annually by NAPA Auto Parts and ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) to an individual in the automotive repair and maintenance industry who meets a list of detailed requirements.

Carlson was selected for demonstrating superior technical skills and business practices, showing a commitment to customer service and training, supporting his business' community and demonstrating outstanding service to the industry.

About Eric Carlson

Carlson has 40 years of experience in the automotive repair and maintenance industry, all of which have been spent in the Grand Rapids area. He and his wife, Jamie, have owned Ervine's Auto Repair (4311 Stafford Ave SW) since 1994. In 2011, Carlson's opened Grand Rapids Hybrid (4307 Stafford Ave SW), West Michigan's first qualified independent hybrid repair facility. Eric's passion and reputation have drawn many Prius and other hybrid customers from across the street and across the state. Ervine's and Grand Rapids Hybrid continue to equip ASE Certified Master Technicians with the most current technological equipment and training to stay current with the changing demands of efficiently maintaining and repairing customer's vehicles. They also strive to offer the best customer service to the Grand Rapids metro area, which is evident by the excellent Google ratings. To learn more about Eric and services provided at Ervine's Auto Repair and Grand Rapids Hybrid, please visit or or call us.


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