Category: News & Press

ASA Hosts Collision Trade Briefing on OEM Repair Procedures

December 10th, 2018 by

Encourages State Legislation to Provide Shop, Consumer Protections WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 10, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) hosted a webinar last week for the collision trade press on OEM Repair Procedures. The event was a follow-up to a news conference held this summer in Atlanta by the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and ASA.

ASA Partners with Advance Auto Parts, TxDOT’s Drive Clean Texas Campaign to Recognize Students of Poster Contest

November 19th, 2018 by

Texas students’ winning artwork highlight importance of smart driving habits to preserve clean air, reduce harmful pollutants NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, Nov. 19, 2018 – Three Texas youth harnessed their artistic skills to help spread the word about keeping Texas skies free of harmful car emissions and created winning posters for the Texas Department of Transportation

ASA Partners with FlexCheck Auto to Aid Repair Shops with Digital Vehicle Inspections

November 6th, 2018 by

Agreement paves way for incredible opportunity for ASA members NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, Nov. 6, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association has joined forces with Blue Collar Technologies’ new DVI, FlexCheck Auto, as its latest Sponsored Benefit Provider. Sponsored Benefit Provider companies of ASA provide special member services and products to member-shops to help offset their everyday

ASA Announces New Dates, Location for MSO Symposium, Technology Telematics Forum

October 26th, 2018 by

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, Oct. 26, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association is pleased to announce the dates and location for the 8th Annual MSO Symposium and Technology Telematics Forum (TTF). Next year’s events will coincide with the Collision Industry Conference (CIC) in Indianapolis, Ind., July 24-25, 2019. The two events were originally scheduled to take place during NACE Automechanika

ASA, AutoInc. Announce ‘Top 10’ Website Contest Winners for 2018

September 27th, 2018 by

Member-Shops Honored for Strategic Marketing Excellence NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas, Sept. 27, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) and AutoInc. magazine, the official publication of ASA, are proud to announce the results of our annual “Top 10 Websites Contest.” Since its inception, AutoInc.’s Top 10 contest has served as a guide to help member-shop

ASA-Texas Partners with Advance, TxDOT on Drive Clean Poster Contest

August 15th, 2018 by

Poster contest runs from Aug. 15-Sept. 14, 2018 NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, Aug. 15, 2018 – Three students from K-12 throughout Texas could win $500 each by entering a contest to design a poster that encourages Texas drivers to “do your part” in helping keep emissions out of the beautiful Texas skies. Sponsored in partnership

Collision Repairers, Automakers to Discuss 2019 Policy Initiatives During Press Conference

August 2nd, 2018 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. Aug.2, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) and the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers will hold a media event at the upcoming NACE Automechanika 2018 Show in Atlanta, Ga. WHAT: Automotive Service Association and Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers will discuss the upcoming 2019 legislative session as it relates to collision repair. WHEN: Wednesday,

ASA Partners with Podium to Enable Shops to Text Customers Directly Through Easy Interface

July 25th, 2018 by

Members get preferred pricing on digital tools to help improve customer interactions through texting. NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, July 25, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) announced today that it has joined forces with Podium as its latest Sponsored Benefit Provider. ASA Sponsored Benefit Provider companies provide specially-priced member services and products to ASA

ASA Seeks Applications for Executive Director

July 13th, 2018 by

Deadline for applications: Oct. 1, 2018 VIEW JOB ANNOUNCEMENT   NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas, July 13, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) is seeking a new executive director. Between now and Oct. 1, 2018, ASA is inviting interested and qualified candidates to submit their applications to lead the 67-year-old association. Roy Schnepper, ASA chairman

ASA President Resigns to Pursue Opportunity in Home State

June 29th, 2018 by

Interim COO appointed; search will soon begin for new executive director. SEE VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas, June 29, 2018 – The Automotive Service Association (ASA) announced that ASA President and Executive Director Dan Risley will be resigning effective July 13. Risley has accepted a position with CCC Information Services Inc. in his home