In an effort to bring affordable training to more automotive professionals in need, the UBM Community Engagement Program has joined with Automotive Management Institute (AMi), National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) and Technicians Service Training (TST) to provide scholarships for NACE Automechanika Chicago covering travel expenses, training costs and access to trade show product discovery.

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For the 7th time, the Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) held its annual Gala Fundraiser in Palm Springs, California.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017 23:12

BASF Teams up With Driven to Cure

BASF Driven to Cure

BASF presents a $10,000 check to Andrew Lee (second from right) for Driven to Cure. With Andrew are (left to right) his father, Bruce Lee; BASF Refinish Vice President, Marvin Gillfillan and BASF Refinish Marketing Head, Dan Bihlmeyer


At its automotive refinish team meeting earlier this month, BASF presented Andrew Lee, president & CEO of Driven to Cure (DTC), and his father Bruce Lee, chairman, treasurer & secretary of DTC, with a check for $10,000.

The Automotive Management Institute (AMi) has announced the launch of its latest online course, Management’s Guide to Scanning and New Technology.

Snap On MODIS Diagnostic Calculator


Snap-on has added its MODIS™ Edge combination full-function scan tool and scope/graphing meter to its diagnostic calculator feature available on the Snap-on website.

The Driven Brands Charitable Foundation (DBCF) raised more than $650,000 in 2016 and its fundraising efforts have now surpassed more than $1.5 million since it was established in 2012.

Wednesday, 08 February 2017 23:38

PPG Announces Key Advances in Color Tools

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PPG has announced that it has developed several key advances in its array of color software and hardware tools.

Monday, 06 February 2017 23:35

CREF Spring Career Fair Has Sprung

The Collision Repair Education Foundation kicked off their spring career fair schedule on February 3rd in Des Moines, IA.

Skills USA National Industry Goodwill


To kick off SkillsUSA Week, celebrated during the second week of February each year, executive director Tim Lawrence and director of business partnerships and development Christa Floresca visited five of SkillsUSA’s finest partners to thank them for their support.

CARSTAR North America has announced the expansion of its corporate support team in the wake of its growth and North American integration in 2016.