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September 17, 2018 - In This Issue:
November Team Weekend Education Event for All ASCCA Members

Saturday, November 17 with Bogi Lateiner
1:00pm-4:00pm - Setting Your Shop Apart
  • Attract the right customers by knowing your WHY
  • Develop and align your company's mission, values and ideal customers
  • How to create fanatical fans of your shop
  • Low-cost marketing techniques
  • Turn your shop into a destination by creating a comprehensive "Customer Experience"
  • Build a referral machine
  • Utilizing Social Media
  • Creative ways to get people talking about you
4:00pm-5:00pm - Women in Automotive
  • Why you want them
  • The benefits for your business
  • The benefits for your customers
  • Why it matters in the bigger picture of our industry and its future
  • How to achieve it
Registration Open for ASCCA's November Team Weekend, Nov. 17-18 

Join us in Sacramento for the November Team Weekend. Registration is now open.

Embassy Suites Sacramento Riverfront Promenade
100 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814

ASCCA September Team Weekend Recap

This past weekend, ASCCA leaders, members, corporate partners, and guests gathered in Southern California for a special three-day Team Weekend.

ASCCA Degree Program-An Education Pathway

The meeting began Friday at Cuyamaca College for a special event marking the launch of the ASCCA Degree Program-An Education Pathway. The event marked the culmination of years of hard work by San Diego's Chapter 24 to establish an ASCCA automotive training degree, which will not only help students looking for a career in independent automotive repair, but ASCCA members looking for new techs to work in their shops.

ASCCA's September Member of the Month: Dara Bakhshandeh of C & D Auto Care

The ASCCA Membership Committee proudly announces Dara Bakhshandeh of C & D Auto Care as its ASCCA member of the month for September 2018. Every month, the ASCCA honors members who have continuously excelled in the demonstration of ASCCA's core values of integrity, compassion, professionalism, and unity. Along with these core values, Dara has proven to go above and beyond in demonstrating support for ASCCA's core purpose: To elevate and unite automotive professionals and give them voice.

Exclusive ESI Training Course and All Proceeds Go to ASCCA!

We have an exciting offer for ASCCA Members!
ASCCA and ESi have partnered together to offer an exclusive class where the entire registration fee will go directly to supporting the ASCCA!

Southern California Class
Managing People and Shop Communication.

Saturday, October 13 | 9:00 - 4:30pm
Modesti's Car Care Center, 12121 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230

Click here for more info
Click here to register

ASCCA 2018 Countertop Display Contest - Get Your Most Creative Photos in Before September 30!

This week is a good time to send in your most creative Countertop Contest photos. The PR Committee will choose their favorites from all of the entries that are received by September 30 for special prizes.

Send all photos and questions to After sending them in, feel free to post them in the ASCCA Discussion Group on Facebook.

Thank you to the new entries below from All Wheel Auto, Truck & RV Repair in Redding and Bimmer & Benz Specialists in Costa Mesa.
Featured Remarkable Results Radio Podcast - 
Shop Talk Volume 2: Women Shop Owners

Bruno Tabbi is President and Co-Founder at Ignition Toll-Free, where he focuses on premium vanity phone numbers including 1-800-MECHANIC. He has created several successful networks around vanity phone numbers and is one of the top vanity phone number consultants in the country.

Automotive Aftermarket Industry Legislative Fly-In - April 23, 2019
The Automotive Aftermarket Industry is joining together for a Legislative Fly-In! Don't miss out on this opportunity to connect with others in the industry. Fill out this registration form and make your travel arrangements. Reservations will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Past speakers have included: Chief, Bureau of Automotive Repair; Governor's Small Business Advocate; Governor's Economic Adviser; Chair, Select Committee on Career Technical Education & Workforce Development; Chair, Senate Transportation & Housing Committee.
ASCCA Member Exclusive Offer!

ASCCA Partners with Educational Seminars Institute (ESi) Again to Bring You 
Special Course Offerings in 2017!
S eminar courses are normally $149.95. ASCCA members pay only $95 per attendee -- a savings of almost $55 per class! Service writer courses are normally $1,795. ASCCA members pay only $995 per attendee!  

ASCCA Discussion Group on Facebook

The ASCCA has a group for member-to-member communication on Facebook. Join and start a conversation with other members today!

Upcoming ASCCA Chapter Events 

September 18: Chapters 14, 18 and 24 Meetings
September 19: Chapters 48 and 1940 Meetings
September 20: Chapters 20 and 28 Meetings

Thank you to our ASCCA Corporate Partners! 

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