AAPEX has announced that Earvin “Magic” Johnson, NBA Hall of Famer, member of the original Dream Team and Olympic Gold medalist, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s event in Las Vegas.
During his athletic career, Johnson earned five NBA championship rings and led the Los Angeles Lakers to nine NBA finals. He has won three MVP awards and played in 12 NBA All-Star games.
Johnson has since become one of the most powerful and respected African-American businessmen and philanthropists in the world.
He is founder and CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises (MJE), a global empire that is a catalyst for fostering community growth and economic empowerment through high-quality entertainment and products and services that answer the demands of ethnically diverse communities.
As a speaker, Johnson will share “The Magic of Winning” and the real-life story of his remarkable rise, his philosophy for success, and an empowering message on how to create the best possible future.
Johnson will speak on Tuesday, Oct. 31 during the AAPEX Keynote Session. The ticketed event is sponsored by Clarios.
AAPEX unites the more than $1.8 trillion global automotive aftermarket industry and historically draws approximately 2,500 exhibiting companies from around the globe that display innovative products, services and technologies that keep the world’s 1.5 billion vehicles on the road.
AAPEX provides advanced technical and business management training for professionals to maintain excellence and take their businesses to the next level. Industry buyers include automotive service and repair professionals, auto parts retailers, independent warehouse distributors, program groups, service chains, automotive dealers, fleet buyers and engine builders.