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2017 Scholarship Winners Announced

BETHESDA, MD – Women in Auto Care awarded $65,000 in scholarships to 22 deserving female students who are studying to enter the auto care industry in 2017. The scholarships are given to young women in high school and post-secondary schools that are focused on technical, as well as business/engineering degrees. In addition to monetary scholarships, Women Read More »

Women in Auto Care Announces Date for 2018 Winter Leadership Conference

BETHESDA, MD– Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) has announced the date for its 2018 Winter Leadership Conference. The day and a half conference will be held Jan. 31 – Feb. 1, 2018 at The Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona. “Women in Auto Care had a very successful conference in Read More »

2017 Women of the Year Awards

BETHESDA, MD – Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) is now accepting nominees for the annual Women of the Year Awards, which include Auto Care Woman of the Year, Female Shop Owner of the Year and Auto Care Woman of Excellence. “The Women of the Year Awards honor three outstanding female Read More »

Women in Auto Care is Accepting Entries for 2017 Automotive Communications Awards

BETHESDA, MD – Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) is now accepting entries for the 2017 Automotive Communications Awards. The awards are designed to applaud companies and agencies that provide automotive information to consumers and trade professionals through outstanding advertising, marketing, merchandising and effective PR. “The Automotive Communication Awards are the Read More »

Women in Auto Care Announces New Committee Members

BETHESDA, MD  – Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) has announced new members of the education, marketing, member development and newly-formed membership committees. The new committee members will serve a two-year term. The education committee, led by Danielle Sonnefeld, N.A. Williams Company, is devoted to the development and support of women Read More »

Letter from the President

Dear Women in Auto Care, Happy Spring! Six months ago we announced our new committee chairs and 2017 goals. I’m thrilled to report that we’re making great progress on launching a new Women in Auto Care website, driving robust conference content, increasing fundraising efforts, kicking off a student coaching program, exploring continuous improvement opportunities on Read More »

2017 Summer Leadership Conference

Registration for the Summer Leadership Conference is now open. We hope you will join us in Nashville, July 19-20, 2017. Our agenda is jam-packed with industry speakers and sessions on personal and professional development. The conference will feature two speakers during the keynote presentation: Cynthia Kay, founder, Cynthia Katy and Company, and Doreen Bolhuis, founder, Read More »

Committee Applications

Applications are now open to serve on a Women in Auto Care committee. Apply today! Committees include: Education Marketing Member Development Membership The purpose of Women in Auto Care committees is to provide guidance to the Women in Auto Care Executive Committee, as well as to act as an industry sounding board for issues pertaining Read More »

Newly-Developed Membership Committee

We are also accepting applications for the newly-formed Membership Committee. The Membership Committee grows membership through actively recruiting new members while retaining existing membership. RECRUITMENT – targeted approach to actively recruiting new Women in Auto Care members in all channels of the automotive aftermarket ENGAGEMENT – welcome new associates by individual outreach RETENTION – connect Read More »

Registration is Open for Women in Auto Care Summer Leadership Conference

BETHESDA, MD – Registration is now open for the Women in Auto Care (formerly Car Care Council Women’s Board) 2017 Summer Leadership Conference. The day and a half conference will be held July 19-20, 2017 at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. “We strive to offer robust conference content that is both meaningful Read More »