Curbside Chat Podcast Series

Discussing real issues with the professionals who drive the aftermarket.

AIA Canada’s chairman of the board, Bob Jaworski, presents Season 2 of Curbside Chat, a video podcast series that gives industry professionals a forum to talk about the issues important to the Canadian aftermarket with the people who make things happen.

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Season 3

Date: September 22 ,2022
Season 3 | Episode 01 | Chris Besemer, Owner & President of CG Motorsports
Topic | What it takes to adapt to servicing EVs

Season 2

Date: July 13 ,2022
Season 2 | Episode 05 | John Washbish, President & CEO – Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
Topic | Beyond COVID-19 and what's in store for the automotive aftermarket

Date: March 8, 2022
Season 2 | Episode 04 | Jasna Smiljcic, Canadian Country Sales Director – Gates Corporation
Topic | Rethinking the Aftermarket: EVs, E-commerce, and Evolving Expectations

Date: December 13, 2021
Season 2 | Episode 03 | Élisabeth Lambert, Vice-President and General Manager – Pièces d'Auto Joliette
Topic | Today's challenges, tomorrow's opportunities. A changing landscape for the automotive aftermarket.

Date: September 23, 2021
Season 2 | Episode 02 | Mike KealeyExecutive Vice President – Commercial, Dorman Products
Topic | Today's challenges, tomorrow's opportunities. A changing landscape for the automotive aftermarket.

Date: July 21, 2021
Season 2 | Episode 01 | Mauro CifelliPresident and CEO of Groupe Del Vasto
Topic | A North American perspective, trends and insight of the aftermarket supply chain

Season 1
Host: Susan Hitchon, AIA Canada’s Past Chair

Date: June 12, 2020
Season 1 | Episode 01 | Brad Cochrane, NAPA Auto Parts
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Date: July 29, 2020
Season 1 | Episode 02 | Steve Leal, President and CEO of Fix Network World
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Date: October 19, 2020
Season 1 | Episode 03 | Malcolm Sissmore, VP Sales for Delphi Technologies
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Date: December 17, 2020
Season 1 | Episode 04 | Bill Gardiner, Canada's Car Doctor & Motoring TV Host
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