The 35 or so in attendance heard from local channel KLRN. They spoke about how shops can donate a service for their upcoming 46th annual Blazing Gavels charitable auction. For more information about the auction please visit blazinggavels.com.
Jeff Franco from Elite Sales and marketing was also in attendance. Jeff has a lot of experience in the collision industry and has been in talks with Membership Director Hunter Hooge to start a collision-specific side of TIAA. This collision-specific subgroup would have industry-specific speakers and their own meetings. According to Hooge this subgroup will not officially start for another month or so.
Jeff’s website is elite-dealers.com.