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Canadian/American Spinal Research Organization announces partnership with AIA Canada to address road safety through the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (11/21/2018) - Ottawa, ON – November 21, 2018 – The Canadian/American Spinal Research Organization (CSRO) and the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada are pleased to announce a partnership to address road safety through AIA Canada’s Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP). The focus of the partnership will be to promote the message of proper car repair […]
The Honourable Patty Hajdu joins AIA Canada to announce the release of AutoConnex, a ground-breaking labour market intelligence website for the Canadian automotive aftermarket industry (10/12/2018) - Thunder Bay, ON – October 12, 2018 – The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce today, at a special event hosted at Fountain Tire – Thunder Bay, the official release of AutoConnex, a groundbreaking labour market intelligence website for the automotive aftermarket industry in Canada. AIA Canada is the national trade […]
The AIA High Fives for Kids Foundation launches new website and introduces a new granting application process (7/25/2018) - Ottawa, ON, July 5, 2018 – The AIA High Fives for Kids Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, www.aiahighfivesforkids.ca. The bilingual site has been created to reflect an updated and refreshed brand, which will better serve the members of the aftermarket in their giving endeavours and acknowledge the grantees and local charities […]
AIA Canada Hires Rocco Neglia as New Business Development Leader for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (5/23/2018) - Ottawa, ON, May 22, 2018 – Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce that Rocco Neglia, formerly of Economical Insurance, will be joining the Association to lead business development efforts for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP). Rocco Neglia has over 30 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance industry and […]
Shannon Spano receives AIA Canada’s Young Executive Society (YES) Young Leader of the Year Award (5/1/2018) - Ottawa, ON, April 30, 2018 – On April 25th, members of the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada celebrated the 2018 Young Leader of the Year Award recipient, Shannon Spano, national sales manager, retail, Wakefield Canada. The award was presented immediately following AIA’s 76th Annual General Meeting that took place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Shannon has […]
Automotive Industries Association of Canada elects new board of directors (4/27/2018) - Ottawa, ON, April 27, 2018 – The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce the election of four new directors for the 2018-2019 AIA Canada Board of Directors, along with other changes to its Board at the 76th Annual General Meeting held in Toronto, Ontario on April 25, 2018. The newly elected members […]
AIA Canada announces new committee chair of the Young Executive Society (3/27/2018) - Ottawa, ON – March 27, 2018 – Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Brad Cochrane as the incoming chair of the Young Executive Society (YES). The Committee acts as a voice and resource for young professionals in the aftermarket, providing networking and mentoring opportunities to enhance and develop skills […]
AIA Canada announces partnership with CFIB to provide more value to its members (3/26/2018) - Ottawa, ON – March 26, 2018 – The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is proud to announce a new partnership with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). This exclusive agreement will provide franchise groups and associations that are members of AIA Canada with a preferential rate for membership in CFIB, Canada’s largest association of […]
Update on AIA Quebec Division’s Committee of Banner Program Directors (3/10/2018) - On February 22, AIA President and Vice-President attended the AIA Quebec Division’s Committee of Banner Program Directors held at the École des métiers de l’équipement motorisé de Montréal. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss AIA’s new proposed membership and stakeholder engagement model and included an in-depth tour of the school and its program […]
Apprenticeship fair held by the Quebec Division of AIA Canada (2/22/2018) - Montreal, February 19, 2018 – Spurred by the success of its first two apprenticeship fairs, AIA Canada’s Quebec Division held a third fair on February 13th, 2018 at the Centre de formation de l’Argile (Argile Training Centre) in Joliette. The purpose of the event is to showcase the aftermarket industry to near future automotive mechanic graduates […]