GACC Apprenticeship Award 2017

The German American Chambers of Commerce (GACCs) presented the “Apprenticeship Award” to honor outstanding apprenticeship programs aligned to the standards of the German apprenticeship system in the USA.

The GACCs’ “Apprenticeship Award” celebrates one outstanding company for their leadership and innovation in workforce development by implementing German-style apprenticeship programs in the United States. The award honors their investment in education and the creation of valuable career pathways for future generations.

In addition to highlighting the company, the “Apprenticeship Award” also honors one particular apprentice at the winning company that exemplifies how the apprenticeship has made a real difference and contribution to the individual’s career pathway. 

These success stories were celebrated at the Apprenticeship Award Ceremony on November 15, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The ceremony was embedded in the event:

“Bridging the skills gap – US-German cooperation for competitiveness”

at the

Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT)
Washington, D.C. 20036

Brose North America, Inc. wins GACC Apprenticeship Award 2017


Mario Kratsch
Vice President
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