PPG Appoints Alisha Bellezza to Vice President, Global Automotive Coatings

Bellezza will support PPG’s focus and innovation related to improving sustainability for automotive customers while driving expansion in the mobility sector.

1Collision Tours I-CAR’S Chicago Technical Center

The education-focused event brought a focus to the latest technology impacting collision repair shops today, ADAS-equipped vehicles and electric vehicles.

Spanesi Americas Adds Alex Stapleton

Spanesi Americas is proud to welcome Stapleton to the Spanesi team as the newest customer business development adviser.

AkzoNobel Expands Kindig Partnership

Dave Kindig is now brand ambassador for AkzoNobel’s flagship Sikkens brand in North America, in addition to the Modern Classikk by Kindig paint line.

AirPro Diagnostics Partners with Fix Auto UK to Revolutionize ADAS Calibrations 

Fix Auto UK has formed a partnership with Florida-based AirPro Diagnostics in its bid to simplify and speed up Forward-Facing Camera (FFC) ADAS calibrations.

Hunter Engineering Summer Finance Promotion Offering 0% Interest for 12 Months

Hunter Engineering is pleased to announce a summer finance promotion, effective June 19 through July 31.

Autel Launches the Autel Academy with Onsite Courses

Autel will launch the Autel Training Academy in July at its U.S. headquarters in New York, providing hands-on one-day and two-day training courses.

SUN Collision Launches ‘Thank You Thursdays!’ Sweepstakes

One winner of a $100 gift card will be announced each Thursday on the SUN Collision Facebook page through July 20.

Women’s Industry Network Elects Board Leadership for 2023-24

WIN’s Board consists of representatives from collision repair shops, distributors, suppliers, consultants, paint manufacturers, recyclers and insurance companies.

Autel Debuts Alignment and ADAS Lifts Designed to Maximize Bay Space 

Autel's lifts enable technicians to perform every service in the same shop bay, from pre-scan, inspection and mechanical repair to alignment and calibration.

CIF Announces CCC Intelligent Solutions as Repeat Annual Donor 

CIF is thrilled that CCC committed again to the Annual Donor Program, its third consecutive donation at the 1st Responder (highest) tier.

Sponsors of 2023 ASE Instructor Training Conference Recognized

Set for July 17-20 in Concord, NC, the training event will be attended by high school and college instructors from auto, truck and collision repair programs.

Reyna Rises from Technician to COO of Driven Brands’ U.S. Collision Division

When Damien Reyna started out as an apprentice technician at a CARSTAR in Illinois, he never envisioned a world where he was leading the entire organization.

Rivian is Newest Automaker to Join SCRS as Corporate Member

The collaboration is the foundation of the relationship between SCRS and automakers, building channels for connectivity and communication.

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