import vehicle community
To provide the bridge between the global and North American auto care industry and its customers.
Why should you join the Import Vehicle Community?
The Import Vehicle Community, formerly the Auto International Association (AIA), is the segment of the Auto Care Association that is hyper-focused on serving the needs of all businesses engaged in import nameplate products and services. Irrespective of the business' size or share of the business devoted to import nameplate products and services, the Import Vehicle Community’s benefit is unchanged. We develop and deliver opportunities to increase member businesses’ profitability and prospects. Correspondingly, we work to remove obstacles to member businesses’ profitability and prospects. The Import Vehicle segment is a community. We welcome you.
Resources available to Import Vehicle Community members of the Auto Care Association include:
- International trade education and resources.
- Direct networking opportunities with top U.S. and global executives.
- Member communications that keep you updated on international trade developments that impact your business.
Import Vehicle Community Executive Leadership Council
Ira D. Davis, Alliance of Independent Manufacturers (AIM), Boynton Beach, FL
Schueler, Schaeffler Group USA, Inc., Fort Mills, SC
- Eric Banas, NSK Americas, Inc.,
Ann Arbor, MI
Bauer, FCP Euro Milford, CT
Bearden, H.B. International Marketing Services, Holland, MI
Beer, SSF Imported Auto Parts, Inc., San Francisco, CA
Berman, Bosal USA Inc., Budd Lake, NJ
Michael Brown, Olympus Imported Auto Parts Corp., Alexandria, VA
DellaValle, Babcox Media, Inc., Akron, OH
Gold, Gold ‘n Brown, Farmington Hills, MI
Hentze, Global Parts Distributors, Macon, GA
Law, Law & Associates, Kathleen, GA
Schildge, CRP Industries, Cranbury, NJ
Treece, Direct Market Access, Tabor City, NC
Import Vehicle Community Liaisons
Andres Castrillon, Auto Care Association
Rosemary Perry, Auto Care Association (Assistant Liaison)