‘Most Ambitious’ Yet: SAAR shares sponsorship details for 2022 Fall Conference

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan — The Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR) says it’s preparing for its “biggest and most ambitious” Fall Conference ever, to be held at the Dakota Dunes golf resort from September 22nd to September 24th, 2022. The festivities kick off on Thursday, Sept. 22 with a shot-gun start golf tournament at noon. SAAR […]

Meet Me in Moose Jaw: SAAR to host in-person spring AGM

Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan ⁠— The Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR) has announced its plan to host an in-person annual general meeting on March 11 and 12, 2022 at the Temple Gardens Hotel and Spa in Moose Jaw. “We had lots of people requesting we go back to the ‘Oasis of the Prairies’,” wrote Tom […]

SAAR You Ready: Organization AGM kicks off tomorrow

Regina, Saskatchewan ⁠— The Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR) will host its online annual general meeting (AGM) on March 10 beginning at 4 p.m. CT.  The event’s headliner features a presentation from Mike Anderson, CEO of Collision Advice and Jake Rodenroth, director of industry relations at asTech, where the pair will discuss the importance […]

Tom Bissonnette appointed SAAR Executive Director

Tom Bissonnette has recently accepted the position of Executive Director of the Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR). Bissonnette takes over from Bill Ziebart, who has recently retired.

By Tom Davis Saskatoon, Saskatchewan — October 10, 2017 — Tom Bissonnette, former owner of Parr Auto Body and former Chairman of the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF), has been appointed as Executive Director of the Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers (SAAR). Bissonnette, who previously wrote Collision Repair magazine’s “Prairie View” column, officially started the […]