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Record Attendance Reported at the 8th Annual InfoExpo Hosted by ASA Tire Systems
Nashua NH (September 22, 2005) - ASA Tire Systems, the leading software developer for the tire industry, hosted their 8th annual Client Conference in Tucson, Arizona with record attendance this week. Nearly 600 independent tire dealer locations from the
ASA Tire Systems organized a first class event to welcome new clients to the family, celebrate its newest members: the TireMaster client base, and to highlight new product innovations. The conference officially kicked off on Sunday morning with an exciting General Session. From Top 100 Dealers to Single Store owners, independent tire dealers of every kind have joined ASA over the years, and the difference between each product and customer need was the hub of the morning meeting. Customers and employees alike left the General Session with a new understanding of ASA’s commitment to the tire industry. The annual ASA Client Conference, InfoExpo, is a one of a kind opportunity for independent tire dealers. There they are able to network with an exclusive group of tire dealers who are using the same product and share ideas, tips, and tricks to help colleagues get the most out of their technology investment. They learn from each other and from the experts at ASA how to maximize their product to increase profitability and better their business.
Whitney Thomas of Foree Tire in Denver,
ASA’s InfoExpo is serious about educating tire dealers about their products, providing a unique networking opportunity, and showcasing what is “up and coming” with ASA. The week included educational sessions, intensive user groups, training classes, and a hands-on Name
For Jim Bernardini, Senior Vice President of Dobbs Tire & Auto Centers in
Dr. Roy Littlefield, Executive Vice President of the Tire Industry Association (TIA) and Becky MacDicken, Director of Government Affairs for TIA spoke to the group in a session that educated ASA customers on TIA’s efforts with legislation for healthcare, estate tax, FET, the Right to Repair Act, TPMS, the environmental impact of lead wheel weights, legal reform and more. This informative session included information on what is happening today governmentally, the TIRES promotional campaign, and the effect each will have on independent tire dealers. Attending the conference to meet and greet ASA customers were ASA Business Partners: Bridgestone/Firestone, Bandag, Inc., Clearview Financial, Datamart, Okidata, Open Road Technologies, Pearl Communications, Progress Software, Sonicwall, and TopDog Solutions.
Customers and employees also participated in ASA’s annual golf tournament “The Client Cup”, held at the Omni Tucson National Golf Resort, home to PGA Tour events, and selected as one of Golf Digest's "75 Best Golf Resorts in North America". Many joined an Amazing Race Style Jeep Rally in downtown Tucson; and an exciting Monday Night Football Party and Texas Hold’em Tournament. Customers also attended “Dinner under the Stars” at the
No other event in the tire industry offers independent tire dealers this intensive opportunity to meet and collaborate with colleagues, manufacturers, and industry leaders while receiving education and training, and offering their input on future product innovations. At InfoExpo, ASA Tire Systems continues to cement its customer commitment by involving all ASA customers in the evolution of their product and training them to use the ASA tools to increase profitability and expand their business. Growing every year, ASA’s annual InfoExpo Client Conference continues to facilitate value, education, commitment, and communication between ASA and the tire industry.
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