ACtion Magazine - June 2015 - (Page 33)

News (ABRN). Industry veteran Tony Molla to join have him join our team," says Risley. Molla is currently the vice president of He is an ASE certified automotive techniASA staff communications for the National Institute cian, past president of the Automotive ComIndustry veteran Tony Molla joined the staff of the Automotive Service Association (ASA) beginning May 11 as its new vice president. In this just created position for ASA, Molla will participate in industry events and build industry relations, including those with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). He will work closely with the Mechanical and Collision Division Operations Committees on their projects and activities, as well as perform many other duties, including the Secure Data Release Model (SDRM). Dan Risley, president/executive director of ASA, said the contributions Molla brings to the table will benefit ASA in its future. "ASA is poised for growth and adding a well-respected industry veteran with all-star caliber talent such as Tony will benefit ASA members and the industry. He embodies our philosophy and approach of working together with the industry, and we are fortunate to for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) in Leesburg, Va., where he has worked for 15 years. Prior to joining ASE, Molla spent nine years as the editorial director of Motor Age magazine and Automotive Body Repair munications Council and a regular presenter and moderator at many annual industry events. Molla is an honorary lifetime member of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide and an associate member of the Society of Automotive Engineers. He welcomes his new responsibilities and looks forward to extending ASA's reach and prominence in the industry. "My personal relationship with ASA goes back many years, and I am honored to continue my service to the industry as part of Dan's management team. As the premier industry association representing automotive service and collision repair businesses, ASA has a key role to play in giving a voice to those who keep America moving, and I'm excited at the opportunity to help grow the organization for the benefit of our members and the industry at large," said Molla. With more than 35 years of experience in June 2015 * ACTION 33

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ACtion Magazine - June 2015

The Heat is On
A/C Diagnostics and Troubleshooting
Service Port
Leonard's Law
Virtual View
Heavy Duty and Off Road
Last Watch
Member Profile
Cooling Corner
Industry News
Association News
New Products and Services

ACtion Magazine - June 2015