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2017 Auto Care Association Impact Award Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on September 21, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – September 21, 2017 – The Auto Care Association has announced the 2017 recipients of its Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, age 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry.

Connecting Employers and Talent in the Auto Care Industry Just Became Easier

Posted by Auto Care News on August 10, 2017

 Auto Care industry talent can now find relevant jobs to them, including those listed on the Auto Care Association’s job board directly in Google search thanks to the launch of Google’s new job search engine, Google for Jobs.  

YANG Announces Upcoming Regional Meet-Ups

Posted by Auto Care News on August 09, 2017
YANG is hosting Regional Meet-Ups in five locations for young auto care professionals in Michigan, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Tennessee through October 2017.

Car Care Professionals Network Awards Leadership 2.0 Scholarship

Posted by Auto Care News on July 20, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – July 20, 2017 – The Car Care Professionals Network (CCPN), an advisory group of the Auto Care Association, has named Brian Ponder, Ponder Auto Repair, as the recipient of a scholarship to attend the highly-acclaimed University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program.

YANG Awards 2017 Leadership 2.0 Scholarship to Young Auto Care Professional

Posted by Auto Care News on June 28, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 28, 2017 – The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) of the Auto Care Association has selected Olivia Whitehurst, Global Parts Distributors, LLC, to represent YANG at the highly-acclaimed University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program. The scholarship covers the price of tuition, class materials and meals.

Four for the Future: 2017 Auto Care Association Impact Awards

Posted by Auto Care News on June 22, 2017

Annual Award Recognizes Outstanding Young Industry Leaders at AAPEX 

BETHESDA, MD – June 22, 2017 – Nominees are now being accepted for the Auto Care Association Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, aged 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry, at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nev.

Auto Care Association and TechForce Foundation Partner in FutureTech Success Campaign

Posted by Auto Care News on June 15, 2017
BETHESDA, MD – June 15, 2017 -- The Auto Care Association has partnered with TechForce Foundation in its new national initiative, FutureTech SuccessSM, in an effort to fuel the pipeline of tomorrow’s workforce of technicians. As part of the Auto Care Association’s Job and Career Development program, the association will offer support to the initiative to deliver the message that being a transportation technician is a successful, in-demand and valued career path.