APRO: Taking the Pulse of Rent to Own
The Ohio Rental Dealers Association is gearing up for its annual Midwest Expo September 22-23 at the Belterra Casino/Resort in Florence, Indiana. An action packed 2-day training Expo with great education, product training and networking.
The APRO 2015 Conference is history, but not to worry. We’ve captured every exciting moment from our inspiring general session, festive beach party, dynamic trade show to our superb educational sessions and speakers to our tear-jerking awards banquet honoring the best in the industry.
Hundreds of rental dealers from across the country and around the world wrapped up a jam packed conference featuring education, trade show, awards recognition and world reknown speakers who've helped focus APRO members on adapting to the changing retail environment as well as re-discovery age old concepts of customer service and quality customer communications.
Larry Carrico, co-owner of Rent One with his wife, Sharon took home the rental industry’s highest honor Tuesday, at the annual APRO Awards Banquet attended by rental dealers from across the country and around the world.
Some 400 Rent to Own dealers from across the country and around the world kicked off the association's annual conference in Daytona Beach with a heartfelt presentation on APRO's scholarship fund from two of the foundation's many recipients.
APRO Live Learning Center
Gain deeper insight into the trends shaping the rental industry with the APRO Live Learning Center. This online library of session recordings and speaker materials will help you to continue your professional development year-round. As your leader in industry education, APRO wants you to benefit from this unique opportunity to learn and grow professionally.
Mark your calendars for APRO 2015 and join us in sunny Daytona Beach, Florida!
Exhibitors - view the 2015 trade floor, secure your booth and begin reaching new buyers!
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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.
H.R. 1551 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
Ian MacDonald, Buddy Mac Holdings LLC, dba Buddy's Home Furnishings, Desoto, Texas; John Heintschel, Buy It Today LLC, dba easyhome, Midlothian, Virginia; Jeremy Milrad, Coast to Coast Customs, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Chris Kale, Great Rooms Orlando LLC, dba Great Rooms, Tampa, Florida; Arnold Jones and Jeff Humphrey, Rental Systems of Columbus Inc., dba ColorTyme, Floyds Knobs, Indiana; and John Manzari, WoodyKat Inc., dba Premier Rental-Purchase, New Britain, Connecticut
Jim Mahin, American Wholesale Furniture, Indianapolis, Indiana; Eric Adams, IDComm, Cerritos, California; Kevin P. McCann, Gemini, Elizabeth, New Jersey; Kelly McClellan, L2 Corporation, Englewood, New Jersey; Leland Ulrich, National Barn and Storage Rental Association, dba NBSRA, Morrison, Tennessee; and Scott Warlick, Sealy Inc., Winston Salem, North Carolina