Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Wyoming
Pete's Auto Body, an automotive repair shop specializing in collision repair services, is pleased to announce it has partnered with BizIQ, a Phoenix-based web marketing company that works with small businesses throughout the United States and Canada.
Auburn is one of 50 high schools in eight states to receive a $10,000 grant from the Ingersoll Rand Foundation to fund improvements to its automotive technology programs.
Norm Chapman, South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) Professor of Automotive Technology, has received this year’s Byrl Shoemaker Industry Education Alliance Instructor of the Year award.
The Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC) in Salem, OR, added collision repair to its roster in August 2017 as part of the school’s initial expansion plan.
On Oct. 9, five homes in Santa Rosa's Fountaingrove community belonging to the family of the late Gene Crozat, founder of Santa Rosa-based G&C Auto Body, burned to the ground in the North Bay, CA, fires.
Most of the time, Cook's Collision and Mike's Auto Body, two of the largest body shop chains in the Bay Area, are friendly competitors.
Giving refurbished vehicles to deserving people is an amazing philanthropy model that is ideal for the collision industry because it involves body shops, local charities and insurance companies as they work together to help others.
Hani Abujudeh, 55, of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, was the leader of an auto insurance fraud scheme.
Five deserving individuals and families from Nevada received their keys to completely refurbished vehicles by the National Auto Body Council (NABC), at its annual Recycled Rides Luncheon on Nov. 2nd at the 2016 SEMA Show in Las Vegas.
Speed’s Auto Body, a company founded in 1958, is an established auto body shop to which Portland customers can turn.
The famous quote, "Love what you do and do what you love," rings true for many people in career-technical education programs.