BASF Joins ASA as Newest Corporate Member

by ASA | October 10, 2013 8:22 am

COLLEYVILLE, TEXAS, Oct. 9, 2013 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) is pleased to announce BASF is its newest corporate member. This new level of membership provides industry-leading companies an opportunity to strengthen the ties between ASA and its leaders in the collision and mechanical repair industry.

“BASF is excited about the changes at ASA. They’re off to a fresh start with a new leadership team and are strengthening relationships within the collision repair industry. A good example is the combined NACE/I-CAR/CIC conference in Detroit next year. We believe collaborations like this can help the collision industry thrive,” said Joe Skurka, manager, OEM and Industry Relations.

“ASA is proud to have BASF among its first corporate members. BASF continues to display its professionalism and commitment to support and work with repairers as one of the industry’s leading paint and refinish companies. As such, it’s my pleasure to welcome them and their leadership team,” said Dan Risley, ASA executive director. “We truly appreciate their support of ASA and our membership.”

To learn more about ASA’s dedication to service and repair professionals, the value of ASA membership and how to join, visit or call (800) 272-7467, ext. 361. To learn more about ASA’s corporate membership program, contact Risley at (817) 514-2912 or

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, or visit ASA’s legislative website at

Contact: Angie Wilson
(800) 272-7467, ext. 116

For Release: Immediate
News Bulletin ASA-20

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