Western Association News

CAWA Chair of the Board Jack Gosnell of Next Level Parts has appointed Ken Dowler of Idemitsu Lubricants America and Terry Satchell of Eaton Weatherhead Division to the Association’s Manufacturers’ Advisory Council (MAC).

On Feb. 16, CAWA hosted a Napa Regional Meet-Up for the Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) in conjunction with CAWA’s February Leadership Days and Educational Forum.

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For the eighth time, the Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) held its annual Gala Fundraiser in Palm Springs, CA.

At its February leadership meeting, the CAWA Board of Directors elected Mike Mohler of the Automotive Parts Services Group as its 2018 Secretary to the Board of Directors.

Monday, 19 February 2018 21:08

Posting Video on Social Media Drives Results

Written by Rochelle Beckel

If you're a business owner with a Facebook page, you've probably noticed that so many others are using Facebook to share video.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 23:13

CAWA Chair Michael Antonelli Appoints Scott Felts to the AMAC

Written by Rochelle Beckel

When Chair Antonelli announced the appointment, he commented, "We are pleased to have someone of Mr. Felts’ experience in the industry participating in our Advisory Council. His experience and participation will contribute to CAWA's success, as well". 

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 00:15

Michael Rukov Appointed to CAWA, YANG Board of Directors

Written by Rochelle Beckel

CAWA Chair of the Board Michael Antonelli of Vantage Marketing Global has appointed Michael Rukov of Repworks Marketing to the Association’s Board of Directors. 

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 17:28

Young Suhr, Jr. of Knox-Seeman Warehouse Appointed to CAWA's Board of Directors

Written by Rochelle Beckel

CAWA Chair of the Board, Michael Antonelli of Vantage Marketing Global, has appointed Young Suhr, Jr. of the Knox - Seeman Warehouse to the Association's Board of Directors. 

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 23:11

OR Program Offers Auto Tech Students Conversion Training

Written by Rochelle Beckel

The Advanced Transportation Technology Center (ATTC) in Lebanon, OR, a division of Linn-Benton Community College (LBCC), is partnering with the industry, both locally and nationally, to meet the growing need for trained, skilled transportation technicians to support a variety of new vehicles and propulsion systems. 

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 22:45

NATA Meeting Featured Update from OSHA

Written by Rochelle Beckel

Sherry Marks, an occupational safety consultant with Oregon-OSHA, recently spoke at a standing-room-only NATA Lunch & Learn.