R.D. Hopper Becomes President of Automotive Recyclers Association

BALTIMORE, MD–Professional Automotive Recycler R.D. Hopper, owner of Sonny’s Auto Salvage, Jacksonville, Arkansas, was welcomed as the new president of the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) tonight at the organization’s 73rd Annual Convention and Exposition in Baltimore, MD. Prior to his installment, Hopper had served as Secretary, Second Vice President and First Vice President of ARA … Continue reading R.D. Hopper Becomes President of Automotive Recyclers Association

ARA and SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association Launch a New End-of-Life Vehicle Project

ARA and SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association announced the launch of a new project, the Automotive End-of-Life Vehicles (ELV) Recycling Demonstration Project, on October 4 at SPI’s annual conference in Detroit. This was the official launch of the pilot program started this past July at ARA member Gary’s U-Pull It in Binghamton, N.Y. Organizations … Continue reading ARA and SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association Launch a New End-of-Life Vehicle Project

Chad Counselman Selected for Secretary for Automotive Recyclers Association

MANASSAS, VA – The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) today announced that the Nominating Committee has selected Chad Counselman, owner of Counselman Automotive Recycling of Mobile, AL, as nominee for secretary for 2016-2017.   Counselman brings years of experience in the industry to the Association’s Executive Committee and his stewardship of six locations in multiple states – … Continue reading Chad Counselman Selected for Secretary for Automotive Recyclers Association

Automotive Recyclers Annual Convention October 26-29, 2016

 MANASSAS, VA--The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA)'s 73rd Annual Convention and Exposition will take place October 26-29, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland and promises to offer four days of extensive educational seminars focused on the professional automotive recycling industry and offering updates and new ideas for ARA member businesses.   In addition, this year’s event features, for … Continue reading Automotive Recyclers Annual Convention October 26-29, 2016

ARA Partners with Logistics Planning Services to Provide Exclusive Shipping Solutions for ARA Members

ARA is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Logistics Planning Services (LPS) to provide a variety of shipping solutions exclusively to ARA member businesses. “We know that our members need an efficient and dependable shipping partner," said ARA CEO, Michael E. Wilson. "We are excited to partner with LPS, a family-owned business like … Continue reading ARA Partners with Logistics Planning Services to Provide Exclusive Shipping Solutions for ARA Members