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Air Conditioning - Online TrainingMACS (Mobile Air Conditioning Society) offers training for the Heavy Duty Industry on their website.  If you are looking for the "MACS Section 609 Refrigerant Recycling and Recovery Certification Program" please see the link below. https://www.macsw.org/web/MACS/...
July 23, 2017 , Morrison, Colo. - Mopar-powered drivers Leah Pritchett and Tommy Johnson Jr. each went to the final round of their respective categories during the Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway this weekend. However, both Pritchett in Top Fuel and Johnson in Funny Car came...
July 17, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The Mopar brand’s year-long 80th anniversary celebration will reach a fever pitch when the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series begins its yearly Western Swing at the 38th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Colorado, July...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to Colorado businesses and residents affected by the hailstorm that occurred May 8, 2017, U.S. Small Business Administration’s Administrator Linda McMahon announced today. SBA acted under its own authority to declare a disaster...
RICHARDSON, Texas (July 5, 2017) —Service King Collision Repair Centers®, a national leader in high-quality automotive collision repair service, today announced the organization has added its seventh Colorado location. The announcement comes as the company finalized a deal to partner with Five Star...
Chris and Sarah Vowell, Christian Brothers Automotive’s rookies of the year for their Parker shop, were awarded a second franchise location, set to open in 2018 in Stroh Ranch. (Photo courtesy of Raemirue Photography)
COLORADO Blue Ribbon Auto Body, in Loveland, was one of seven collision repair shops to be awarded 2016 Shop of the Year designation by BASF at the 2017 VisionPLUS Performance Group Business Conference held recently in Arizona. The winners were selected based on overall improvement and gross profit...
From left: Best Auto Repair of Longmont is staffed by Service Writer and Manager Sara Tefft, ASE-Certified Technician Robert Chavez, Service Writer Ange Mardick, Shop Foreman and ASE-Certified Master Technician John Everly, and Owner Gregg Perry.
Longmont, Colo.—Tucked away in a cul-de-sac, Best Auto Repair of Longmont faced headwinds in recent years, but management at the nine-bay shop anticipates 10 to 15 percent growth this year. That growth is set to put the shop ahead of its numbers three years ago, when Owner Gregg Perry stepped in...
From left: Best Auto Repair of Longmont is staffed by Service Writer and Manager Sara Tefft, ASE-Certified Technician Robert Chavez, Service Writer Ange Mardick, Shop Foreman and ASE-Certified Master Technician John Everly, and Owner Gregg Perry.
Longmont, Colo.—Tucked away in a cul-de-sac, Best Auto Repair of Longmont faced headwinds in recent years, but management at the nine-bay shop anticipates 10 to 15 percent growth this year. That growth is set to put the shop ahead of its numbers three years ago, when Owner Gregg Perry stepped in...
“When you get certified by Assured Performance, you can get certified by multiple OEMs — and you only have to meet the requirements once,” says Scott Biggs, CEO.
Denver—Collision repair shop owners and managers recently learned about elements and business practices that represent a “paradigm shift” in business performance beyond those of traditional body shops during a recent Assured Performance clinic at the Westin Downtown Denver. “It’s an indoctrination...
Bryan Gossel, owner of BG Automotive, has discovered the power networking. Tips he’s learned over the years have helped him achieve record sales this year.
Fort Collins, Colo.—When Bryan Gossel took the first step to improve the performance of his repair shop, BG Automotive, he hired an industry consultant, the Automotive Training Institute (ATI). He admitted, however, that it took him three years to heed their advice. Gossel said he eventually...

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