Doug Richman, technical committee chairman of the Aluminum Transportation Group, will speak at the Society of Collision Repair’s OEM Collision Technology Summit during SEMA in Las Vegas.
Caliber Collision
Caliber Collision Centers has entered the Florida market with the acquisition of three Universal Auto Body Centers in Orlando and Flagler Collision in Palm Coast.
National Auto Body Council
The National Auto Body Council is now accepting nominations for seven open board seats to be elected at its upcoming annual meeting Nov. 5.
Gerber Collision
The Boyd Group announced the opening of a new Gerber Collision & Glass Repair Center in Spokane, Wash.
Car-O-Liner has hired Dan Trahey as manager of technical training.
Society of Collision Repair Specialists
An SCRS and SEMA donated prize package that includes a trip for two to attend the SEMA Show, was awarded to Sandy Martin, automotive instructor at Starmount High School in Boonville, NC.
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes
Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes announced its latest courses and training sites for the fourth quarter of 2014. 
Farmers Insurance
The decision by Farmers Insurance to remove Most Favored Nation clauses from insurer direct repair programs garnered praise and support from the Automotive Service Association.
O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. has signed on to join the CCC TRUE Parts Network, an electronic automotive parts quoting and e-procurement network.
MSOs need to leverage social media sites to maintain their online visibility.