Leading Industry Instructors Offer Sessions at ASA Annual Meeting on Effective Leadership and Embracing Change

Bill Haas and Richard Flint to Lead Half-Day Sessions

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas, March 6, 2018 — The Automotive Service Association (ASA) has announced its lineup of instructors for the Thursday, May 3, training sessions at the 2018 Annual Business Meeting.

Scheduled for May 2-4, at the luxurious Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort Hotel in Orlando, the Business Meeting will feature two, half-day sessions on Thursday, taking place simultaneously from 2-5 p.m. The classes are approved by the Automotive Management Institute (AMi), and students can earn six credits per class. The Thursday sessions include:

  • Bill Haas: Strategies for Effective Leadership – An in-depth course that teaches shop owners how to improve opportunities for team members to excel by creating a culture of empowerment that provides a positive influence and aligns individual and team objectives and values.
  • Richard Flint: 6 Steps to Embracing Change – Explores the four-phase timetable a shop goes through toward self-destruction, if it’s not willing to implement change. The course also will offer specific steps shop owners must take to open their mind to improvement.

The advanced registration fee for members, by April 2, is $99. Since this is a members-only event, nonmembers are welcome to attend but must first join ASA. To join, visit ASAshop.org or call (817) 514-2900, ext. 2. The registration fee includes: Thursday continental breakfast, open board of directors meeting, ASA Luncheon, all AMi-approved training, Welcome Cocktail Reception, Celebration of Excellence and AMi graduation and the Epcot Center Dessert Reception & IllumiNations Fireworks display.

Registered attendees can also purchase a guest pass for $50. Housing and transportation arrangements are the responsibility of attendees.

To register or learn more about the activities planned for the meeting, go to www.asashop.org/annualmeeting.

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. To take advantage of the many benefits of membership in ASA, please visit www.ASAshop.org or call (817) 514-2900.

For additional information about ASA, including past media releases, go to www.ASAshop.org, or visit ASA’s legislative website at www.TakingTheHill.com.

Contact: Leona Dalavai Scott
(817) 514-2919

For Release: Immediate
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ASA advances professionalism and excellence in the automotive repair industry through education, representation and member services.