Category: ASTE

ASTE 2019 Expected to be IGONC’s Largest Show Yet

September 10th, 2019 by

Raleigh, NC (September 10, 2019) – As part of its efforts to help ensure independent automotive service professionals are properly educated in order to safely repair customers’ vehicles, the Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina (IGONC) will host its 2019 Automotive Service and Technology Expo (ASTE) on September 27th through 29th at the Embassy Suites

August Regional Meetings

July 16th, 2019 by

IGO is once again doing a series of regional meetings in August. Rick White of 180 BIZ & Jimmy Lea of Kukui will be the speakers.  Rick White will have two topics that will be alternated in the various cities, “Filling the Service Bays” & the “Top Ten Sales Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”.

ASTE 2019 Is Growing Near

July 16th, 2019 by

ASTE continues to grow and improve every year and this year is no different.  The event is scheduled for September 27 & 28, 2019 in the completely renovated Embassy Suites Convention Center in Cary. The event will kick off on Thursday evening with a pre-party at Rally Point located just across the street. Attendees will

ASTE Bigger & Better in 2019

May 14th, 2019 by

ASTE continues to grow and improve every year and this year is no different. With 36 technical & management seminars there is surely something for everyone with speakers that are nationally known. ASTE will once again have a pre-party, casino night and Carm Capriotto will host his popular Town Hall this year focusing on “Technician

ASTE 2018 -Time is Running Out to Register! Just Over 1 month Away!

August 17th, 2018 by

The Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina are once again hosting ASTE (Automotive Service & Technology Expo) September 28-29, 2018 in Cary, NC at the Embassy Suites and Convention Center. Repair shop owners, service advisors & auto technicians will be able to take part in the largest automotive aftermarket event held in the Carolinas. This

ASTE Online Registration Now Open!

June 11th, 2018 by

More speakers have been added to ASTE 2018 lineup; Jill Trotta of Repair Pal, Danny Seyfer of NASTF, Mandee Bradshaw of Management Success, Jimmy Lea of Kukui, Uwe Kleinschmidt of Auto Vitals, Jeff Bly of NAPA, Peter Orlando of CARQUEST, David Patrick of CARQUEST, Chris Peace of AC Delco, Kyle Holt of SP2, Aaron Stokes

ASTE

May 9th, 2018 by

Raleigh, NC—The Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina are once again hosting ASTE (Automotive Service & Technology Expo) September 28-29, 2018 in Cary, NC at the Embassy Suites and Convention Center. Repair shop owners, service advisors & auto technicians will be able to take part in the largest automotive aftermarket event held in the Carolinas.

ASTE 2018 Continues to Add More Training Options

April 2nd, 2018 by

ASTE News Update Three more speakers have been added to ASTE 2018 lineup, David Patrick from CARQUEST, Chris Peace from AC Delco and Kyle Holt from SP2 were all recently secured to the growing list of ASTE speakers. One or two more speakers are still expected to be announced soon. Speakers previously secured are; Aaron

North Carolina Insurance Department Adds 15 Agents to Fight Fraud

March 23rd, 2018 by

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey is expanding the department’s criminal investigations division as part of his vision to eliminate insurance fraud in North Carolina. On March 16, 15 new special agents were sworn – in by State Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson as officers to the NCDOI Fraud Control Group – nearly doubling the

ASTE 2018 Expecting Huge Turnout

March 22nd, 2018 by

While we are still in the planning stages for ASTE 2018 to be held September 28 & 29, 2018 in Cary, NC we are expecting this to be our biggest event ever. We have secured all meeting space at the hotel so there are no other events that will take place while we are there.