ASA Announces New Advice Blog By Industry Veteran Bill Haas

‘Coach’s Corner’ debuts at

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, June 9, 2016 – Bill Haas, AAM, owner of Haas Performance Consulting LLC, is contributing a monthly article on business management-related issues to the Automotive Service Association’s (ASA) Blog found at Haas has spent more than 40 years in the automotive service industry. This depth of expertise gives him a wealth of insider perspective on the business challenges that shop owners deal with on a daily basis. Those day-to-day issues will be the subjects of Haas’s unique take on service-related and shop management advice.

Titled “Coach’s Corner,” Haas’ column offers authoritative business solutions to ASA members, as well as nonmembers. His first installment deals with the need to offer training programs to a shop owner’s working techs to ensure their continued service meets the quality performance standards the owner has established.

“Bill Haas is a well-respected industry leader, and we are fortunate to have him contributing to the ASA Blog,” said Dan Risley, president and executive director of ASA. “Bill has a proven track record of providing training and information to help shop owners and managers better manage their business. Our members will benefit from his experience and knowledge.”

Currently, Haas provides coaching and consulting to automotive shops. During his career, he also has worked as a technician in a new car dealership and in several independent shops, as well as a shop manager, parts counter professional, shop owner and technical trainer. Since 2002, he has been a member of the Automotive Management Institute (AMi) faculty.

Haas also served as vice president of education and training for ASA, where he worked with shop owners and managers, advisory committees, vehicle manufacturers, information providers, tool and equipment companies, insurance companies, parts suppliers, program groups and related industry organizations.

Don’t miss Bill Haas’ inaugural blog post, available now at Simply click on “Read Our Blog.”

The Automotive Service Association is the largest not-for-profit trade association of its kind dedicated to and governed by independent automotive service and repair professionals. ASA serves an international membership base that includes numerous affiliate, state and chapter groups from both the mechanical and collision repair segments of the automotive service industry.

ASA advances professionalism and excellence in the automotive repair industry through education, representation and member services. For additional information about ASA, including past media releases, go to, or visit ASA’s legislative website at


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