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Tool and Equipment



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Enabling auto care professionals to evolve in the growing market of technologically advanced maintenance and repair equipment. 

To educate, inform, represent, serve and provide networking opportunities for manufacturers and distributors who specialize in providing the tools and equipment needed to perform repair and maintenance in the motor vehicle auto care market.



Why should you join the Tool and Equipment community?

Tool and Equipment members are auto care professionals including manufacturers, manufacturers’ representatives, warehouse distributors, wholesalers, business services and trade publications who focus on tools and equipment used in vehicle repair and maintenance. Resources available to members include:

  • Communications and branding.
  • Segment web presence.
  • Data collection and dissemination.

 

 

Join us in upcoming events

  • Spring Leadership Days 2023 Spring Leadership Days
    May 23 to 25, 2023
    Orlando, FL

    Over this three-day event assigned committee members will participate in their respective community or committee meetings. This event will also feature an Industry Briefing as well as our REV talk session.

  • Fall Leadership Days 2023 Fall Leadership Days & Legislative Summit
    September 20 to 22, 2023
    Washington, DC

    The Auto Care Association’s Fall Leadership Days brings together volunteers, association members, and professional staff for several days of meetings aimed at discussing issues and initiatives that are currently affecting our membership and the industry at large.



What Members Are Saying

Tool and Equipment Committee

  • Stuart Amols
    N.A. Williams Company
    Chair
  • Ben Johnson
    Mitchell 1
    Vice Chair
  • Laura Boni
    ATD Tools, Inc.
    Member
  • Frank Casale
    Flo Dynamics
    Member
  • Kimberly Cottle
    Associated Equipment
    Member
  • Sean Donohue
    Babcox Media, Inc.
    Member
  • Sandor Epstein
    North American Tool Suppliers
    Member
  • Lee Forman
    Dynamic Automotive
    Member
  • Rob Harvey
    Repforce Inc.
    Member
  • Kylie Hirko
    Endeavor Business Media
    Member
  • Rich Hulden
    AutoSport Manufacturing
    Member
  • Tom Marinelli
    Sunex Tools
    Member
  • Brian Morgan
    JohnDow Industries, Inc.
    Member
  • Michael Rau
    MEDCO
    Member
  • Marc Rosone
    Robert Bosch, LLC
    Member
  • Joe Sabo
    Genuine Parts/NAPA
    Member
  • Don Schaetz
    ABC Auto Parts Ltd.
    Member
  • Teresa Scott
    CPS Products, Inc.
    Member
  • Sarah Shelstrom
    Integrated Supply Network, Inc.
    Member
  • Eric Sponhaltz
    H & S Autoshot
    Member
  • Ryan Stronk
    Western States Marketing
    Member
  • Bryan Thueson
    OptiCat, LLC
    Member
  • Richard Schwartz
    Schwartz Advisors, LLC
    Board Representative
  • Melissa Stephens
    Auto Care Association
    Member

Community Liaison

TomTucker1
Tom Tucker
Senior Director, State Affairs