press releases

Car Care Professionals Network Awards Leadership 2.0 Scholarship

Posted by Auto Care News on July 20, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 20, 2017 – The Car Care Professionals Network (CCPN), an advisory group of the Auto Care Association, has named Brian Ponder, Ponder Auto Repair, as the recipient of a scholarship to attend the highly-acclaimed University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program.

Auto Care Careers Announces Fall Semester Schedule of Events

Posted by Auto Care News on July 20, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 20, 2017 – Auto Care Careers, a program of the Auto Care Association, has paired with several colleges and technical schools across the country as part of their strategy to connect the industry to the next generation of the workforce. Employers in the industry are invited to participate alongside Auto Care Careers on Campus at the various scheduled events planned for this fall.

Auto Care Association, AIA Canada and ARIDRA Submit Joint NAFTA Statement to USTR

Posted by Auto Care News on July 13, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 13, 2017 – The Auto Care Association submitted a joint position statement to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer yesterday on behalf of the North American automotive aftermarket groups in support of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Auto Care Association Elects New Executive Committee Members

Posted by Auto Care News on July 11, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 11, 2017 – The Auto Care Association elected its new Executive Committee members for 2017-2018. Executive Committee members serve a one-year term and are elected annually. This Executive Committee was effective as of July 1, 2017.

Auto Care Association Testifies Before United States Trade Representative on NAFTA

Posted by Auto Care News on June 28, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 28, 2017 – Aaron Lowe, senior vice president, government and regulatory affairs, Auto Care Association, testified today before the United States Trade Representative (USTR) in support of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in Washington, D.C.

YANG Awards 2017 Leadership 2.0 Scholarship to Young Auto Care Professional

Posted by Auto Care News on June 28, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 28, 2017 – The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) of the Auto Care Association has selected Olivia Whitehurst, Global Parts Distributors, LLC, to represent YANG at the highly-acclaimed University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program. The scholarship covers the price of tuition, class materials and meals.

AWDA Approves New Strategic Plan

Posted by Auto Care News on June 27, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 26, 2017 – The Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA) Council of Governors recently approved an updated strategic plan that outlines priorities for the organization’s future.