ARA Members Head to Washington for Board of Directors, State Legislative Summit and Hill Day Meetings

ARA members from nearly 30 states were in Washington, D.C. on April 18-19, 2016 to attend the 9th Annual State Legislative Summit and ARA Hill Day. Held at the popular W Hotel next to the White House, attendees spent the two days On Monday, April 18 ARA members focused on state legislative issues impacting the professional automotive recycling industry. […]

ARA Testifies Before Congress on Implementation of New Law Requiring Automakers to Provide Recalled Parts Data

On April 14, 2016 Michael Wilson, ARA CEO, testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade on the subject of “Oversight of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)”. ARA’s testimony discussed critical issues that need to be incorporated in a final rule to make the provision requiring automobile manufacturers […]

Mike Swift Becomes the President of the Automotive Recyclers Association

Professional Automotive Recycler Mike Swift of Swift’s Trails End Auto Recycling, in Des Moines, Iowa, gave his inaugural speech as the President of the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) at the 72nd Annual ARA Convention & Exposition held October 7-10 in Charlotte, North Carolina. His tenure on the Executive Committee of the Association, where he has […]