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12/04/2021 - Holiday/Christmas Party Fundraiser

We will be celebrating the season together at Courtyard by Marriott in Monrovia at 6pm.

After a delicious dinner, we'll enjoy a "Casino Night" Fundraiser for Shepherd's Pantry, helping those less fortunate than ourselves.

10/05/2021 at 6:00 at Hanson's Distributing Company in Azusa.

Come to Hanson's Distributing in Azusa for  Shop Night / Vendor Fair at 975 W. Eighth Street; Azusa, CA 91702; 626-224-9800

Over 30 Vendors with Displays and lots of  Giveaways!

Admission is FREE!

Food and lots of door prizes.

Come hear the advantages of belonging to the oldest and largest Automotive Trade Association in California!

Bring a non-member shop owner to experience the greatest benefit of ASCCA Chapter 5: "SHOP OWNERS HELPING SHOP OWNERS."
If they join, you get $125!!!

11/02/2021 at 6:00 at Mijares Mexican Restaurant

"The 5 Steps Every Shop Owner Needs to Take to Become an Effective Leader" - Free training by Bob Cooper

 

Being an effective leader isn’t difficult, as long as you know what you’ll need to do and how to do it. Join us at this powerful session and Bob Cooper will share with you the 5 easy steps you’ll need to take in order to bring out the best in yourself as a leader, and take your shop right to the top!

Bring a non-member shop owner to experience the greatest benefit of ASCCA Chapter 5: "SHOP OWNERS HELPING SHOP OWNERS."
If they join, you get $125!!!

09/07/2021 at 6:00 at Mijares Mexican Restaurant

Come see Darren's shop and learn from Garage Gurus as they present a class on MOOG Steering and Suspension Inspection. Bring your techs.

There will be vendors present, and a great meal!

Come as early as 6:00 to hang out with other members, vendors and our presenter.

Bring a non-member shop owner to experience the greatest benefit of ASCCA Chapter 5: "SHOP OWNERS HELPING SHOP OWNERS."
If they join, you get $125!!!

8/03/2021 at 6:00 at Mijares Mexican Restaurant

Finally... we are back at Mijares!!!!

August 3, 2021

Buffet opens at 6:15

Join us on Tuesday, August 3 as we see other face-to-face once again! Do you need good techs? Come join the discussion with Wendy Lucko of PCC as she shows us what we can expect from the community college and what we can do to help groom the perfect tech!

07/06/2021 at 6:00 at Mijares Mexican Restaurant

For the first time in over a year we are back at Mijares!!!!

July 6, 2021

Buffet opens at 6:15

Join us on Tuesday, July 6 as we see each other face-to-face for the first time since March of 2020! Shop Owners Helping Shop Owners is our greatest strength and we want to hear from you! How did you handle the quarantine? How are you navigating the "re-opening" of California? What can ASCCA Chapter 5 do to help you? What can you do to help other shops?

Come join the discussion!

06/01/2021 on Zoom

Join us for our monthly Chapter 5 meeting with Scott Brown as he gives us a technical update. Great for owners, service advisors and techs... and it's FREE!

Join us on Tuesday, June 1, when Scott Brown, ASCCA member, shop owner, and technical trainer will provide a technical update spanning across several topics including an ADAS case study on a 2019 Honda, 1234YF, Throttle Actuators and more.

05/04/2021 at 6:00 on Zoom

Join us for our monthly Chapter 5 meeting with special guest and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) expert Rachelle Golden of Golden Law

Rachelle will help us understand how to avoid ADA-related lawsuits.

 

Not only does your shop have to be accessible to those with disabilities, but your website as well. Come learn how you can make sure it's accessible and compliant with ADA regulations.

04/06/2021 at 6:00 on Zoom

Join us for our monthly Chapter 5 meeting with special guest ASCCA Lobbyist and Corporate Attorney Jack Molodanof

Jack will bring important updates related to current, pending, and upcoming legislation that affects or could affect our automotive repair businesses.

 

Jack is both our ASCCA Lobbyist as well as our corporate attorney.

 

As a member of ASCCA, you are entitled to 30 minutes per month of  FREE legal counsel, whether for your business or personal needs.

03/02/2021 at 6:00 on Zoom

Join Us for an Update on Workers Comp and Health Insurance Changes Due to COVID -19 Regulations

Who can keep up wiith all the changes in regulations that have been instituted because of COVID-19? Your focus is on running your shop! You don't have time to track it all. That's why ASCCA has people like Mat Nabity and Glen Daily to keep us informed.

Join us on Zoom for the updates that affect you and your shop.

02/02/2021 at 6:00 on Zoom

Join us for an Open Forum about Setting Reasonable Expectations 

Join us for a moderated "Open Forum" as we hear how two member shops streamlined operations and improved productivity by setting and meeting reasonable expectations!
Do you get frustrated when your techs or service advisors drop the ball and you have to  pick it up? 
Learn how to set reasonable and clear expectations and place the right people in the right jobs.
We will also hear from Craig Johnson about how to access the NASTF portal.

01/07/2021 at 6:00 on Zoom

Join us for Jennifer Filzen of Rock Star Marketing 

Based in Monterey, Rock Star Marketing is an agency that offers custom SEO content for your website, social media marketing, custom blog writing, customer review management, graphic design, Facebook video ads, custom brochures, and more.

Jennifer has been a member of ASCCA for several years and she has taught marketing classes at VISION, WorldPac STX, ATE, and numerous Mastermind-group meetings. She is also the author of the new book, The Give To Get Principle, which tells the stories of auto repair industry champions and how they use relationship marketing to develop a client database full of raving fans! This new book is scheduled for release on Monday, December 21, 2020.

Jennifer will be teaching on January 5, 2021, sharing ideas on how to remove the chaos from marketing in the new year. This class is called, "5 Easy Steps Using Social Media to
Convert Qualified Clients". She will be providing valuable, hands-on information that you can use to plan a winning 2021, so make sure you take notes!

12/01/2020 on Zoom

Join us for "Mikey B" of BG Products - Move the Couch!

There couldn't be a more perfect time to put 2020 behind us and come out swinging in 2021! Make your business New Year’s Resolution time to Move the Couch!

 

Mike Bauer (aka Mikey "B") is BG Products Corporate Trainer, specializing in the Independent Market. Mike's been with BG Products for just over 20yrs. Starting out as a Sales Rep in So. Cal and now the Corporate Trainer traveling all over the US, Canada and China.