The 39th version of the NORTHEAST show broke all previous records for attendance, booth space and seminar registration, and may expand to a second level of the Meadowlands Exposition Center in 2017.
Metropolitan Car-O-Liner will occupy 1,800 square feet at the show, where it will feature new products and live demonstrations.
Sam and Richard Valenzuela of National AutoBody Research will discuss the various aspects of the Variable Rate System and the ways it benefits both body shop owners and the industry as a whole.
With representatives from Ford, Nissan, Audi, Honda and more in a discussion led by Assured Performance Network’s Aaron Clark, the presentation will provide information on taking the most effective steps to becoming certified.
Owner Anthony Lake recognized for his certifications and improving his shop, as well as his consistent battles in court to challenge some of the everyday obstacles shops face from insurers.
Peter Cook, of P&N Auto Works and Citro’s Auto Body, has been a member of the association since the 1980s and Dan Hawtin, of Auto Body Craftsman, Inc., was a significant force in the early days of the AASP/NJ merger.
The scholarship is in honor of the late AASP/NJ Past President Russ Robson, who was dedicated to training and education.