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Auto Care Association Promotes Taylor Mitchell to Senior Vice President, Technology and Standards

Posted by Auto Care News on August 03, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – August 3, 2018 – The Auto Care Association today announced the promotion of Taylor Mitchell to Senior Vice President, Technology and Standards, where she will be instrumental in managing the technology department’s projects and industry initiatives, including the continued expansion of the Vehicle Information Portal (VIP) which allows the association to aggregate and disseminate data to improve their businesses.

ACPN Announces Recipients of 2018 Content Excellence Awards

Posted by Auto Care News on April 20, 2018

BETHESDA, Md. – April 20, 2018 - The Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN), a community of the Auto Care Association, announced the recipients of its ACPN Content Excellence Awards this week at their 2018 Knowledge Exchange Conference Ft. Worth, Texas.

Auto Care Association Hosts Technology Standards Mission to Central America

Posted by Auto Care News on March 23, 2018

BETHESDA, Md. – March 22, 2018 – The Auto Care Association hosted technology standards conferences in El Salvador on March 19 and Guatemala on March 21 in a series of technical missions to key Latin American countries as part of an export promotion award the association received from the U.S. Department of Commerce.


The conferences, attended by top local auto care industry executives and government officials, focused on the processes around standards development and maintenance. Topics covered included detailed adoption methodologies for existing standards, ACES (Aftermarket Catalog Exchange Standard) and PIES (Product Information Exchange Standard).