ASA Announces New, Renewing Associate Members for First Quarter 2013

Association, members appreciate show of support by industry

COLLEYVILLE, TEXAS, April 16, 2013 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) is pleased to announce its newest associate members, all of which joined the association during the first quarter of 2013:

Arroway LLC

Hi-Tech Marketing Solutions

Kahuna Payment Solutions LLC

MechanicNet Group, Inc.

Phoenix Systems LLC

Power Marketing

The decision to become an associate member displays a strong commitment to ASA and its efforts to serve the automotive service and repair industry – including its many dedicated independent repair professionals.

“On behalf of the ASA leadership and staff, we can’t thank our associate members enough for their support,” said Ron Nagy, AAM, ASA chairman and owner of Nagy’s Collision Centers in Ohio. “The initial decision to join our association at this level speaks volumes to our shop members who rely on their products and services. And when these opportunities graduate to sponsorships and exhibit space at our trade shows, and advertising in our publications, the results can be powerful.”

ASA is also pleased to announce that the following associate members renewed their commitment to ASA and its members during the first quarter:

3M Automotive Aftermarket Division             Airbag Solutions LLC

Airtex Products             Arroway LLC

ASA Automotive Systems             Auto Lab Franchise Management

AutoProfitMasters             Automotive Service Leaders

Automotive Test Solutions Inc.             Automotive Video Inc.

            AutoNetTV.com            Autoshop Solutions Inc.*

Babcox Media*            Carfax Inc.

Carquest Corp.             Christian Brothers Automotive Corp.

            CSI Complete            Delphi Automotive Systems

Devilbiss Automotive Refinishing             Disco Automotive Hardware*

Federal Mogul Technical Education Ctr. Hi-Tech Marketing Solutions

Hunter Engineering Co.             Identifix*

Interstate Battery System/America             Interstate Marketing Corp./UniCure*

Kahuna Payment Solutions LLC              KerenOr Consultants

LKQ Corp.*            Meadowbrook Insurance Group*

MechanicNet Group Inc.             Motor Guard Corp.

Moving Targets             Performance Radiator

Phoenix Systems LLC             Power Marketing

Progressive Automotive Systems*             Protractor Software Inc.

Pull-It Corp./Mo-Clamp             Reynolds & Reynolds*

Sata Spray Equipment             Seymour Of Sycamore Inc.

Sonsio             The Braun Corp.

UniFirst Corp.*            Vantiv

W&E Sales Co. Inc.            Warrantech

WORLDPAC

The associate category of ASA membership is designed for companies or groups that supply goods, services or equipment to the automotive repair industry.

Of the associate members listed above, those listed in bold – Airbag Solutions LLC, AutoNetTV.com, CSI Complete, Identifix*, Meadowbrook Insurance Group*, Reynolds & Reynolds*, UniFirst Corp.* and Vantiv – are also sponsored benefit providers offering special discounted pricing to ASA members. ASA’s complete benefits portfolio is located in the ASA Marketplace at http://ASA.bizunite.com.

An asterisk (*) indicates the associate members who have committed to also exhibit at ASA’s International Autobody Congress and Exposition (NACE) and Congress of Automotive Repair and Service (CARS) events to be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas Oct. 17-18, 2013. For more information about the new streamlined schedule for Automotive Service and Repair Week, visit www.ASRWevents.com.

To learn more about ASA’s dedication to service and repair professionals, the value of ASA membership and how to join, visit http://www.ASAshop.org or call (800) 272-7467, ext. 361.

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 news releases, go to www.ASAshop.org, or visit ASA’s legislative website at www.TakingTheHill.com.

Written by autoshop-dev