El Paso, Texas – November 13, 2018- Western Technical College and Penske Truck Leasing will proudly unveil the official Penske-branded-Classroom at Western Tech’s Plaza Campus during Western Tech’s annual Motorsports Day Event on November 14, 2018 at 10am. In attendance for the ribbon-cutting ceremony will be Penske Truck Leasing’s Area Vice President, Fred Haddad.
“The Penske Classroom has been a long-anticipated milestone in the growing partnership between Penske and Western Technical College,” commented Brad Kuykendall, CEO Western Tech.
“We are very pleased to support Western Tech with the debut of this new classroom,” Penske’s Haddad explained. “We also enjoy interacting with the students to help prepare them for exciting new careers as truck maintenance technicians.”
In addition to the adoption of the classroom, Penske regularly conducts class presentations, mock interviews, career events and participates in the college’s Program Advisory Committee.
Penske has hired 20 Western Tech graduates regionally in the last year. They continue to be an integral supporting company in training, mentoring, and ensuring the success of Western Technical College students.
The Motorsports event, which is free and open to the public, will take place from 9am to 2pm and will also include presentations from Don Schumacher Racing’s Antron Brown and Tommy Johnson Jr.
For more information about Western Tech, please call (915) 532-3737, (915) 730-8924 or visit www.westerntech.edu.