APRO: Taking the Pulse of Rent to Own
Rent-A-Center donated $5,000 to Page Ahead, a Seattle-based nonprofit providing books to at-risk children and developing educational activities to further enrich their lives.
The Premier Companies’ annual Dealer Retreat will be held August 9th – 11th at the DFW Hilton Lakes in Grapevine, Texas. The Dealer Retreat is designed to educate and refresh our dealers and attendees on best practices of running their business.
High Touch Technologies announced today Brian Hill of National Rent to Own, store #27, will be awarded the new Microsoft Surface Tablet at a special ceremony by the end of the month. Hill is the third laptop recipient in High Touch's Laptops for Learning program.
The Missouri Rental Dealers annual Heartland of America regional trade show wrapped last week with successful tournaments, a much anticipated awards banquet and trade show.
APRO Live Learning Center
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Registration is now available for APRO's 2013 National Conference and Trade Show.
2013 APRO Education Scholarship Call for Submissions are now open. Deadline is June 21, 2013.
Rep. Gregory Meeks introduces new rent-to-own legislation billOn Monday, April 15, 2013, Rep. Gregory Meeks [NY-5] introduced a new rent-to-own legislation bill into the Congressional Record with four original co-sponsors.
Original co-sponsors include:
Rep Clay, Wm. Lacy [MO-1] - 4/15/2013
Rep Luetkemeyer, Blaine [MO-3] - 4/15/2013
Rep Scott, David [GA-13] - 4/15/2013
Rep Sessions, Pete [TX-32] - 4/15/2013
Welcome New APRO Members
Paul Angelette, Advanced Ventures LLC, dba RimTyme, Larose, Louisiana; Guy Brenner, American Appliance Rentals Inc., Irvine, California; Jessica Mares, Amigo Rent To Own, McAllen, Texas; Juan Casas, Furniture Hutt, Victoria, Texas; Lynn Reed, The Appliance Center, Salina, Kansas; William Blondin, TV Towne, Yakima, Washington; Earl Weston, Weston Auto Group Inc., dba Weston Auto Gallery, Fort Collins, Colorado
Jeff Buras, Advanced Marketing & Promotions LLC, dba AMP, Slidell, Louisiana; William DeGironemo, Jr., Financial Sales & Services LLC, dba First Data Independent Sales, Rolling Meadows, Illinois; Chet Pensak, Inform Print & Promotions Inc., Daytona Beach, Florida; Larry Hedrick, Riztex USA Inc., dba Rizzy Home, Calhoun, Georgia; Danny Cantrell, Solutions By Text, Addison, Texas; and David Patrick, Vivara Communications, Dallas, Texas