Regal Collision in Vallejo was well-represented by its Production Manager Kirk Kapfenstein (l.) and its owner Jim Regal at the 2016 NACE|CARS Conference & Expo in Anaheim. Killer Tools in Orangevale been manufacturing collision-related tools since 2002. Vice president and General Manager Mario Harders (l.) and CEO Gerry Trueit were exhibiting at this year's NACE. Tiffany and Dan Silva, owners of Accurate Auto Body in Richmond, attended the CAA Board Meeting at NACE 2016. David Mello, the owner of Anderson Behel Body Shop in Santa Clara and Trish Pickens, a Client Solutions Advisor for CCC Information Services, enjoy the expo. Randy Greenblat (l.) and his son, Keith, own and operate Auto Collision Center in Daly City. From left, Chuck Bistagne, the owner of Bistagne Brothers in Glendale; Monte Etherton, owner of Fender Mender in Encinitas, and David Mello, owner of Anderson Behel Body Shop in Santa Clara, attended the CAA Board Meeting at NACE. Dito Diez (r.), president of Goliath Carts of Temecula, Calif., talks with Jeff Ayers of Annex Warehouse in Reseda, Calif., about the company’s newest products.

Demonstrations, discussions and networking at NACE

Anaheim, Calif.—The International Autobody Congress & Exposition (NACE) and Congress of Automotive Repair and Service (CARS) held their annual event at the Anaheim Convention Center, in Anaheim, Calif., Aug. 9-13. It marks the first time the event has been offered west of Las Vegas.

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