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The below press release came from URG opposing the usage of PartsTrader in its current form. We encourage you to send this on to your parts vendors for their information and consideration.
United Recyclers Group […]
Read the below special industry notice from the Indiana Auto Body Association and support the petition. WMABA urges you to support what many other industry groups, associations and businesses have vocally opposed!
A Day with Mike Anderson: The Encyclopedia of Estimating Practices
(Also: Parts Procurement, State of the Industry and Future of DRPs)
Collision repairers in the WMABA region know Mike Anderson as a former Board member and the one-time owner of Wagonwork Collision Centers in Alexandria, VA, but shops throughout the United States know this industry veteran as one of the greatest consultants, motivational speakers and friends the automotive field has ever known.
Join the successful industry pro and founder of www.collision-advice.com for a full-day workshop specifically geared toward WMABA members.
Scheduled topics of discussion include: Improving cycle time; Receiving fair compensation; The importance of proper repairs; Reduce shop stress; Writing a proper estimate; Improving insurer relations; Lean processes; And much more!
LOBBY DAY INVITE
Breakfast with Body Shops & Legislators
Do you want the opportunity to keep your same vendors when it comes to purchasing parts and materials?
Come find out about parts and parts legislation for the upcoming 2014 legislative session. Presentation given by WMABA officials, as well as our representatives from Alexander & Cleaver. This important meeting will cover the dynamics of our proposed bill, as well as how repairers and vendors can participate – large or small.
Repairers who register prior to a week in advance will have an opportunity to schedule a meeting with their personal legislators.