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2020 Education, Impact Award Recipients Announced by Auto Care Association

Posted by Auto Care News on September 24, 2020
BETHESDA, Md. – September 24, 2020 – The Auto Care Association announced today the recipients of its 2020 awards recognizing excellence in education, innovation and the next generation in the auto care industry. The awards were announced during the association's Fall Leadership Days event, currently taking place virtually, and included the Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award, the Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Award and the Impact Award: Four for the Future awards.
Keywords: education

Women in Auto Care Awards Over $100,000 in Scholarships and Tools in 2020

Posted by Auto Care News on September 02, 2020
BETHESDA, Md. – September 3, 2020 – Women in Auto Care, a community of the Auto Care Association, awarded more than $100,000 in scholarship funding and starter tool sets in 2020. The scholarship funding was provided to 40 female students across the United States looking to begin a career in the auto care industry. What began as a $2,000 scholarship fund for the community in 2004 has now vastly expanded to more than $100,000 in funds for the third year in a row. Since 2004, Women in Auto Care have awarded more than $560,000 in scholarships.

Deadline Extended: Auto Care Career & Education (ACE) Award Applications and Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award Nominations

Posted by Auto Care News on July 10, 2020

BETHESDA, Md.  – July 10, 2020 – The Auto Care Association announced it is extending the submission deadline for the 2020 awards recognizing excellence in education. These awards include the “Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award” and “Auto Care Career & Education (ACE) Award.”

Auto Care Association Opens Awards Celebrating Leadership, Industry Excellence

Posted by Auto Care News on June 03, 2020
BETHESDA, Md. – June 3, 2020– While unforeseen circumstances have adjusted the current way of business across the United States, the auto care industry is rising to the challenge. Today, the Auto Care Association announced the opening of its 2020 awards focusing on education, innovation and the next generation: the “Impact Award: Four for the Future,” Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Award and Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award.
Keywords: education

Auto Care Association Presents New On-Demand Webinar: Ocean Shipping Changes As a Result of IMO 2020

Posted by Auto Care News on October 02, 2019
BETHESDA, Md. – October 2, 2019 – On Sept. 26, the Auto Care Association’s Import Vehicle Community hosted a webinar on changes, disruptions and cost increases in ocean shipping as a result of IMO 2020. Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will implement a new mandatory requirement to reduce sulfur oxide emissions worldwide by 85%. This is one of the largest reductions in sulfur content of transportation fuel taken at one time and one of the most dramatic fuel regulation changes ever implemented.

2018 Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education and Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Awards Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on September 07, 2018

BETHESDA, Md. – September 7, 2018 – The Auto Care Association announced yesterday the winners of the 2018 Mort Schwartz Excellence in Education Award and the 2018 Auto Care Career and Education (ACE) Awards at its Fall Leadership Days event in Austin, Texas.

Auto Care Association Announces 2018 Impact Award Recipients

Posted by Auto Care News on September 07, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – September 7, 2018 – The Auto Care Association announced yesterday the 2018 recipients of its annual Impact Award: Four for the Future, which honors four auto care industry professionals, age 40 or younger, who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership or have made remarkable strides within the auto care industry. The award was created in 2010 and is administered by the Auto Care Association Marketing and Communications Committee on behalf of the association, with support from the Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG).