Casa de Palmas to host APTIV’s 2019 Executive Lean Leadership Training


Published May 2019

APTIV Global Technology Group selected Casa de Palmas in McAllen, Texas to host its 2019 Executive Lean Leadership Training. The four-day training conference will be attended by 40 international guests, generating an estimated $28,000.00 for local businesses.

APTIV is a global technology company that develops safer, greener and more connected solutions enabling the future of mobility. Its headquarters are in Ireland, and has a maquiladora in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

In August 2016 the company was selected by the Singapore Land Transport Authority to help implement a cloud-based mobility-on-demand transport concept. Providing a fleet of fully autonomous vehicles, they opened new business opportunities for existing and potential customers in mobility and connectivity, logistics, agriculture and mining. This was the beginning of three-year pilot program, with a target for fully operational service in 2022.

“We are thrilled APTIV has selected McAllen to host its 2019 Executive Lean Leadership Training,” said Lisa Ramirez, Sales Manager at Visit McAllen. “After reviewing venue options the global technology group determined the Casa de Palmas best met its needs for its training conference.”

If you are a member of an association or organization and would like to host your conference in McAllen, please contact Visit McAllen (McAllen Convention & Visitors Bureau) at 956-682-2871 to find out if your group qualifies for incentives.