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For Immediate Release

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Lindsay Arends
312.673.5764


Automotive Oil Change Association partners with Affinity HR and launches Savings 4 Members, powered by BizUnite

CHICAGO - August 20, 2015 - The Automotive Oil Change Association (AOCA) has announced new partnerships with Affinity HR Group, a full service human resources consulting firm specializing in advising small and medium-sized enterprises, and BizUnite, a supplier of discounted business services aimed at helping small businesses reduce costs and increase profitability.

Through these new benefit programs, AOCA members can take advantage of discounted services and cost savings initiatives. 

Affinity HR Group is staffed by a group of seasoned HR professionals with years of combined experience providing sound people support to clients nation-wide.  Their shared core values and expertise in all facets of human resources make them the go-to consultants no matter the HR challenge.  HR services available to AOCA members include custom tailored employee handbooks, market pricing for individual positions and performance management.

Savings 4 Members, powered by BizUnite's industry-leading business teams strive to make independent businesses stronger by empowering owners through creation of scale, buying power and savings. AOCA members will enjoy discounts on services such as payroll services, credit card processing and uniform service.

"AOCA's mission is to provide members the business tools, resources and education needed to professionally and successfully deliver convenient automotive oil changes and other preventive maintenance services," said AOCA Executive Director Bryan White. "Our new relationships with Affinity HR Group and BizUnite go a long way in serving that mission, and I am thrilled to provide these benefits to our membership." 

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About AOCA
The Automotive Oil Change Association (AOCA) is a non-profit trade organization with more than 1,200 members representing over 3,800 auto maintenance centers throughout the United States, Mexico, Canada and many other countries around the world. The association was founded in 1987 to represent the convenient automotive service industry, and its mission is to provide its members with the business tools, resources and education to professionally and successfully deliver convenient automotive oil changes and other preventive maintenance services. AOCA is dedicated to enhancing the competency of fast lube owners, educating the public about the benefits of preventive automotive maintenance and maintaining a favorable business environment for the industry. AOCA members adhere to a Code of Ethics and a standard of service excellence. In addition, AOCA provides counsel on legislative and regulatory issues, represents the industry on Capitol Hill, develops research data on the convenient auto service market, and makes available a wide variety of business products and services to help members improve business operations. For more information, visit www.AOCA.org .

About Affinity HR Group
Affinity HR Group is a full service human resources consulting firm that specializes in advising small and medium-sized enterprises. Our services include recruiting and selection, HR policies and compliance, ad hoc HR support, compensation and performance management, and training and development. We are an endorsed HR partner of a number of leading national trade associations and offer free initial consultations and discounted services to their member companies.

About Savings 4 Members, powered by BizUnite
Savings 4 Members powered by BizUnite is a division of CCA Global Partners. Its Business Service programs are designed to help small businesses reduce costs and increase profitability. Each of the Preferred Vendor Partners is carefully selected, and the discount offerings are negotiated to provide members unmatched value. Every offering is also backed by unbeatable customer service and a savings consultant.
If you have any questions, please contact AOCA Headquarters at info@aoca.org or 1.800.230.0702.