Automotive Recyclers of Canada leaves NATA

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario – September 13, 2018 —The Automotive Recyclers of Canada will no longer be a part of the National Automotive Trades Association, according to the organizations executive director Steve Fletcher. “We’re out,” Fletcher said, following a public meeting organized by the Automotive Aftermarket Retailers of Ontario (AARO) in August. “I can confirm […]

CARSTAR smashes fundraiser goal

By Wanja Mann   Toronto, Ontario – September 13th 2018 – CARSTAR president Michael Macaluso and director of marketing Hannah Ross received some unexpected mail this week.   Mayor Vi Lyles of North Carolina, and Mayor Fred Eisenberger of Hamilton Ontario, both sent out a letter of recognition, congratulations and praise addressed to all CARSTAR […]

DGIG annual bodyshop meeting

By Jordan Porter   Toronto, Ontario – September 13, 2018 – Desjardins Insurance Group held their annual bodyshop meeting at the Mississauga Convention Centre just outside of Toronto on Wednesday.   With Desjardins’ almost three hundred partnered bodyshops in Ontario alone, the event attracted hundreds of bodyshop owners and technicians to Toronto’s west end.   The […]

Canadian Apprenticeship Forum appoints new executive director

By CRM Staff    Toronto, Ontario — September 13, 2018 —  The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF) has a new exectutive director  —  France Daviault.   Daviault is a bilingual and seasoned association leadership professional who has worked in the private sector as well as with NGO’s and non-profit organizations.   Daviault spent over a decade […]