Auto Care Association’s Manufacturers' Representatives Council to Host 2024 Business Outlook Webinar

February 8, 2024
By Zoi' Holloway

BETHESDA, Md. – February 8, 2024 – The Auto Care Association’s Manufacturers’ 2024 Business Outlook Webinar_v12_Instagram_square (1) Representative’s Council will host its annual business outlook webinar looking at relevant challenges and opportunities for the year ahead. During the “2024 Business Outlook: Top Emerging Challenges and Opportunities” webinar, aftermarket industry thought leaders will provide valuable insights for businesses and the wider industry landscape on Feb. 28 from 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. ET.  

Discussion topics will include: 

Right to Repair Act HR906 

  • An update on where we are now with Right to Repair; and 
  • How you can help preserve our critical access to repair data.

    The evolving importance of training technicians and business owners

  • A look at how and why the importance of technician training has evolved; and
  • How independent repair shops are trying to stay ahead of this.

    The changing industry landscape

  • An overview of the industry’s merger and acquisition landscape; and 
  • Discussion on the significance of these expansions in the automotive aftermarket.


  • The webinar’s featured speakers will include: 

  • Lisa Foshee, senior vice president, government affairs and general counsel, Auto Care Association;
  • Vic Tarasik, managing partner, Shop Owner Coach; and
  • Brian Cruickshank, partner, Schwartz Advisors


    Register for the webinar here. Registered Auto Care Association members unable to attend the webinar live will receive a link to the webinar’s recording.