People & Places

Sacramento, CA – February 12, 2019 -- CAWA Chair of the Board, Dan Hanson, Jr. of Hanson Distributing Company, has appointed two industry associates to the Association’s Board of Directors. When Chair Hanson announced these appointments he commented: “these two individuals will add value to CAWA...
SALT LAKE CITY (February 7, 2019) – Larry H. Miller Dealerships, the second largest dealership group in Colorado reached a milestone on Monday, January 28, 2019, when it sold its two millionth vehicle. The Edwards, a couple in Murray, Utah purchased a 2019 Honda Pilot, marking the company milestone...
BETHESDA, Md. – February 7, 2019 – The Auto Care Association today announced the release of its latest market intelligence research publication, Purchasing Trends Study - Tools and Equipment 2018. The report defines and explores the key factors influencing current and future purchasing decisions of...
WARREN, Mich., - Robinair will be featured on the hit TV show Garage Rehab throughout its second season on Discovery Channel. The show debuted on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 8 p.m. EST. Garage Rehab follows Richard Rawlings of Gas Monkey Garage fame, auto shop consultant Chris Stephens and project...
Grapevine, Texas and Staunton, Virginia – Jan. 28, 2019 – Pronto and Federated will hold their second combined national conference and expo, March 12-15 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. “We had such a successful combined meeting last year that all parties are...
EUGENE, OREGON, January 21, 2019 – Industrial Finishes & Systems Inc., a leading distributor of automotive paint, equipment and supplies, is pleased to announce the addition of Sam Kamkar as Executive Director of Human Resources. Sam will lead Industrial Finishes’ human resources efforts, with...
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes’ classes are available at Sacramento’s training center.
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its latest slate of I-CAR certified courses for Valspar Automotive refinish paint brands; classes are available at Sacramento’s training center. Courses connect industry-leading expert trainers with painters and shop owners looking to maximize...
This 1949 Hudson from Oregon, shown here on display at SEMA 2018, is one of the featured cars in the 2019 Sherwin-Williams shop calendar.
OREGON      The Petersen Collector Car Auction will be Feb. 2, at the Oregon State Fairgrounds in Salem. Oregon’s original and only Oregonian-owned vehicle auction is one of the most popular on the West Coast. For details, visit www.petersencollectorcars.com.      Ken Scales Auto Repair in Medford...
A 1960 Chevrolet Impala, painted by Jeremy Pruneau (Manns Restorations – Festus, Mo.) and a 1968 Chevrolet Camaro, painted by Tony Goodrich (Tony’s Rod & Custom – Bunker Hill, Ill.) are being featured in Sherwin Williams 2019 Calendar.
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its 2019 shop calendar, showcasing a full year of vehicle designs which includes a 1960 Chevrolet Impala, painted by Jeremy Pruneau (Manns Restorations – Festus, Mo.) and a 1968 Chevrolet Camaro, painted by Tony Goodrich (Tony’s Rod & Custom –...
The 2018 Sherwin-Williams calendar features a 2018 Ford Mustang (May) and a 2018 Ford F-150 pickup (November) both painted by Erick Gonzalez.
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has released its 2019 shop calendar, showcasing a full year of vehicle designs. “The talent of Sherwin-Williams customers really came through in the submissions for this year’s calendar,” said Rob Mowson, marketing vice president for Sherwin-Williams. “This...

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Parts & People is published monthly by Automotive Counseling and Publishing Company, Inc., a Colorado corporation, P.O. Box 18731 Denver, CO 80203, 303-765-4664. President-Lance Buchner. Founded by Lance Buchner and Dave Lucia.