Privacy, Data Ownership and Cyber-security are the issues raised with the legislation and it threatens the whole automotive aftermarket.
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Robert L. Redding Jr., ASA Legislative representative –Bob has represented the Automotive Service Association, from their Capitol Hill office, since 1993. He has received presidential appointments to several Federal Advisory Committees at the United States EPA, DOJ, Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Bob has represented the Automotive Service Association, from their Capitol Hill office, since 1993. He has received presidential appointments to several Federal Advisory Committees at the United Sates EPA, DOJ, Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Transportation. Previous episodes with Bob HERE.
Frank Leutz from Desert Car Care in Chandler, AZ. Frank has a weekly radio ‘call in show’ called ‘Wrench Nation’. . Frank also does a video feature called ‘Inside the Garage’ where he discusses vehicle failures and cures. Listen to Frank’s previous episodes HERE.
Brin Kline is the owner of Assured Auto Works in Melbourne, FL. His career in automotive repair spans 17 years with nearly 8 years as an owner.
Brin’s journey to becoming an advocate for improving the automotive repair industry at the national level began when he started to attend conferences and training. At these events, he rubbed shoulders with amazing people who, recognize the need for a national automotive repair industry step-by-step protocol for entry-level recruitment and training, continuing education events, and conferences, sharing of case studies, and helping businesses grow. Find previous episodes featuring Brin HERE.
Key Talking Points
Privacy is important
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