On Aug. 15, the Iowa Collision Repair Association (ICRA) hosted its 2019 Golf Tournament at Riverside Casino and Golf in Riverside, Iowa. According to ICRA Executive Director Janet Chaney, “The tournament was a big success, and over 65 collision repair professionals joined in the fun.”
The Wisconsin Automobile and Truck Dealers Association (WATDA) has been awarding scholarships to help address the automotive and collision repair industry shortage since 1991, and this summer, the group awarded its 2000th scholarship to collision repair student Brendan Franch, in partnership with the Wisconsin Auto Collision Technicians Association Ltd (WACTAL).
Recently, the Wisconsin Auto Collision Technicians Association (WACTAL) met with Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Mark Afable to discuss some of their members’ concerns about issues impacting collision repair facilities.
The Nebraska Auto Body Association (NABA) is dedicated to providing information that members need in order to become more successful in their collision repair businesses.
AASP-MN’s Governmental and Regulating Affairs and Collision Advisory Committees recently met to lay out a game plan for the 2020 legislative session which begins Feb. 11, 2020.
On Tuesday, June 18, 128 golfers and 23 sponsoring companies enjoyed a beautiful day golfing and socializing at the 25th Annual AASP-MN Golf Outing at Keller Golf Course in Maplewood, MN.
On May 18, the Kansas Auto Body Association (KABA), along with Color Vision and the Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC), hosted VECO Experts’ Mark Olson for an educational seminar at KCKCC.
AASP-MN was recently recognized by the National Steering Committee of Small Business Environmental Assistance Programs (SBEAP) and the Small Business Ombudsmen (SBO) for its leadership in improving environmental performance, pollution prevention, sustainability and mentoring.
A press release distributed by an automotive association falsely eluded that the Missouri vehicle safety inspection program was no longer at risk since House Bill 451 did not pass through the Senate this session.
ASA-OH hosted Scott Simmons of Collision Advice for two Estimating Best Practices seminars.
On May 9, the Northwest Indiana Chapter of the Indiana Auto Body Association (IABA) hosted a meeting featuring guest speaker Kyle Gradeless of Sullivan Equipment who shared information on the need for destructive weld tests and how to do them.