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Larry Jefferies to be honoured with AIA Distinguished Service Award
May 11, 2016 by CARS Magazine

On May 12th, AIA members will have the opportunity to honour industry leader Larry Jefferies, winner of this year’s AIA Distinguished Service Award. The Distinguished Service Award will be presented at AIA’s Aftermarket Conference for Executives (ACE) being held at

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Keith Gordon is this year’s Young Executive of the Year
May 10, 2016 by CARS Magazine

On May 12th, AIA members will celebrate the 2016 Young Executive of the Year Award recipient, Keith Gordon. The award will be presented at AIA’s Aftermarket Conference for Executives (ACE) being held at the Hotel Omni Mont-Royal, in Montreal, Quebec.

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WORLDPAC opens master distribution center in Dallas
April 27, 2016 by Allan Janssen

New 500,000 square foot facility will service the Texas branch network and the surrounding regions.

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Magna SmartLatch locks up 2016 PACE Award
April 27, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Magna International Inc. has been selected as a 2016 Automotive News PACE Award winner for its SmartLatch electronic side-door latch system. This is the company’s fourth PACE Award in the last six years. “Our thanks to the judges for recognizing

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Nominations now open for an ambassador for our trade
April 25, 2016 by Allan Janssen

Do you know the Canadian Technician of the Year? Nominations are now open!

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AMVIC employee honoured in Auto Remarketing Canada Under 40 Awards
April 11, 2016 by CARS Magazine

AMVIC’s in-house legal counsel, Elizabeth Maishlish, has received the distinction of being included in Auto Remarketing Canada’s 2016 Class of Remarketing’s Under 40. “I’m very passionate about consumer protection and honoured to receive recognition for my work in support of

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EDITORIAL: Our next generation of techs
April 7, 2016 by Allan Janssen

To avoid a human resources nightmare, we should be signing up new apprentices like never before.

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Winnipeg tech wins Mazda’s annual diagnostic competition
March 28, 2016 by Allan Janssen

Technician from Crown Mazda in Winnipeg was the top performer at the 2016 Mazda Master Technician Competition.

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General Motors honors Brake Parts Inc as a 2015 Supplier of the Year
March 22, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Brake Parts Inc (BPI) was named a GM Supplier of the Year and received the company’s Overdrive Award during General Motors’ 24th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony. The event was held March 10, 2016 at the Cobo Center

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2015 Street Rod of the Year goes to Canadian rebuild
March 17, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Three men are responsible for the rebuilding of Jeff Norwell’s 1932 Ford Five Window Coupe. The vehicle, crowned Street Rodder Magazine’s 2015 Street Rod of the Year, was a part of a bumper-to-bumper rebuild by Karl Spafford, Neil Candy and

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Spectra Premium receives NAPA Cataloging Award
March 10, 2016 by CARS Magazine

During the recent NAPA Summit at Loews Hotel in Atlanta GA, Spectra Premium received the 2015 NAPA Cataloging Award. Citing Spectra Premium’s commitment to cataloging and electronic data management, Byron Frantz and Scott LeProhon presented Matt Verger the Cataloging Award

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Driven Brands wins 2016 Franchise Times Dealmakers Award
March 2, 2016 by CARS Magazine

Driven Brands, Inc. has been named a winner in Franchise Times fourth annual Dealmakers Awards. The award recognizes the boldest players driving mergers and acquisitions in franchising. Driven Brands, one of 12 winners, was recognized after an active 2015 that