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Auto Care Association Announces Webinar on Business Opportunities in Nicaragua Featuring U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua, Laura F. Dogu

Posted by Auto Care News on April 20, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – April 20, 2017 – The Auto Care Association and the U.S. Embassy in Nicaragua will host a free webinar on the business opportunities in the automotive industry in Nicaragua. The webinar will take place on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 3 p.m. ET, and will feature a country briefing by U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua, Laura F. Dogu, plus market information and best prospects. Participants will also learn about the U.S. Commercial Service in-country support, and the Auto Care Association’s trade mission to Central America – Honduras, Sept. 26 and Nicaragua, Sept. 28. 

Auto Care Association Releases the China Market Report

Posted by Auto Care News on April 19, 2017
First in a Series of Three Reports

BETHESDA, MD – April 19, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has released the first in a series of three reports on emerging international markets with the China Market Report, a comprehensive assessment covering all major aspects of the developing Chinaautomotive aftermarket. In collaboration with Solidiance, the China Market Report presents dynamic opportunities for companies looking to expand.

Auto Care Association Partners with University of Northwestern Ohio to Promote Industry Jobs and Careers

Posted by Auto Care News on April 06, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – April 6, 2017 – The Auto Care Association is partnering with the University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH) in Lima, Ohio to engage and attract college-aged students. Auto Care Careers staff is working with UNOH’s Career Services department to promote the auto care industry as a highly desirable career choice.

YANG Announces Next Step Program Scholarship Winners

Posted by Auto Care News on April 06, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – April 6, 2017– The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) has announced the 2017 Auto Care Association Next Step Program honorees. Eleven young industry professionals will receive $1,100 scholarships to attend Auto Care Association Spring Leadership Days, May 3-5 at the Grand Hyatt in San Antonio, Texas.

Auto Care Association Meets with Industry Executives in Central America

Posted by Auto Care News on April 05, 2017
Announces Webinar on Business Opportunities in Honduras

BETHESDA, MD – April 6, 2017– The Auto Care Association participated in Trade Americas – Business Development Conference and Trade Mission last week in Honduras and Costa Rica, organized by the U.S. Commercial Service of the Department of Commerce. The program included a Central America-focused business forum consisting of regional and industry-specific conference sessions, as well as an agenda of meetings with leading industry executives, large aftermarket distributors and trade associations.

Auto Care Association and ASE Recognize World Class Technicians

Posted by Auto Care News on April 05, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – April 5, 2017 – Of the more than 895,300 automotive technicians working in the United States, 16 outstanding individuals have qualified for the prestigious 2017 World Class Technician Award. The Auto Care Association and National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) work together to recognize these professional technicians who have tested and obtained ASE certification in 22 specialty areas during the 2016 test administrated by ASE.