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News   October 5, 2011   by Auto Service World

Association Leaders Learn Best Practices

The Automotive Service Association (ASA) hosted the Association Leadership Summit, in conjunction with Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) 2011 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
The event, fully sponsored by ASA for industry leaders, took place from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and featured an education and networking session on best practices based on The Race for Relevance and presented by Susan Connors Bowman and Ron Pyle, ASA president.
Approximately 25 association representatives were in attendance at the meeting.
“Leaders from associations around the [U.S] learned best practices that will take their associations in a very positive direction and will enable ASA to build on the future of these summits,” stated ASA president Ron Pyle. “ASA is pleased to put together the leadership summit to embolden the leaders of other associations to become integral pieces of the automotive industry.”

About the Events
ASRW includes the International Autobody Congress & Exposition (NACE) and the Congress of Automotive Repair & Service (CARS), which makes it the industry’s leading event for dedicated professionals to conduct business, network and engage in industry issues. The Tradeshow News Network (TSNN) recognized ASRW as a 2010 Top 250 U.S. trade show.

NACE – the world’s collision repair event – represents the only B2B event of its kind specifically designed for collision repair industry professionals from around the globe. NACE features a comprehensive educational Conference and Exposition with hundreds of diverse exhibiting companies displaying the latest equipment, products, services and technology available to today’s collision repair industry.

CARS – the premier event for automotive service professionals – features a high-quality education lineup led by industry leaders, along with an exhibitor showcase of automotive service and repair related equipment, products and services.

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