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March 17 CIECAst Technical Webinar Announced
Posted on Feb 23rd, 2020 Comments (0)
Michael Ortega, senior director of Application Development at IAA, will present during the next CIECAst webinar on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 11 am CST.
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CIECA Looking to Hire Executive Director
Posted on Feb 20th, 2020 Comments (0)
The Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) is looking to fill the position of Executive Director. All applicants must apply by Friday, March 20.
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February CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Jan 24th, 2020 Comments (0)
Mike Anderson, president of Collision Advice, will present during the next CIECAst webinar on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 11 am CST. 
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CIECA Announces 2020 Board of Trustees Officers
Posted on Jan 22nd, 2020 Comments (0)
During the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce (CIECA) board meeting in Palm Springs, CA, on January 15, the organization’s Board of Trustees elected its 2020 officers.
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UNIBODY AutoTech Collision Center Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on Jan 8th, 2020 Comments (0)
Established in 2008 by Michael Chong, the company offers full-service auto repair and maintenance in Honolulu, Hawaii.
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AirPro Diagnostics Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Dec 17th, 2019 Comments (0)
AirPro Diagnostics is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The company delivers OEM-level diagnostics, calibrations and systems services...
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Scan Added to the BMS FNOL Message
Posted on Dec 12th, 2019 Comments (0)
The First Notice of Loss (FNOL) Implementation Guide and Appendix C have been updated to include instructions on how to include a scan to the Business Message Suite (BMS) FNOL message. No changes were made to the BMS, only the expansion of the message’s use.
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January 21, 2020 CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Dec 10th, 2019 Comments (0)
Sean Carey, president of SCG Management Consultants, will present: "It's 2020: Where Are Claims & the Collision Repair Market Heading?"
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IAA Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Dec 3rd, 2019 Comments (0)
Founded in 1982 and headquartered near Chicago, IL, IAA is a global marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers.
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Semi-Annual Standard Development Committee Meetings Announced
Posted on Nov 3rd, 2019 Comments (0)
Tell us what's new in your business segment! CIECA's semi-annual Standard Development Committee meetings are scheduled on Monday, November 18. CIECA members and interested parties are welcome to attend.
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November CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Oct 17th, 2019 Comments (0)
Stephen Applebaum, Insurance Solutions Group, will talk about the impact of new technologies on the auto physical damage & claims ecosystem on Tuesday, November 12 at 11 am CST. 
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Sovereign Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on Oct 3rd, 2019 Comments (0)
Established in 2005, Sovereign is an information technology (IT) consulting firm located in Arlington Heights, Illinois. The company provides IT services to it clients...
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CIECA Unveils New Logo & Contest Winner
Posted on Sep 29th, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA announced the winner of the organization’s logo refresh contest on September 18 during the annual CIECA CONNEX conference.
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October CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Sep 26th, 2019 Comments (0)
Susanna Gotsch, director, industry analyst at CCC Information Services, will present -- "What to Expect in 2020: Developments in the Automobile in 2019 and What That May Mean in 2020."
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CIECA Announces NABC™ Recycled Rides® Gifting and Conference Emcee
Posted on Sep 12th, 2019 Comments (0)
During CIECA CONNEX, the National Auto Body Council (NABC), Caliber Collision and State Farm ®, will present a refurbished vehicle to a deserving recipient as part of the NABC™ Recycled Rides® program. Bill Garoutte, president and CEO of NABC, will be CIECA's emcee during the conference.
 
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The Doan Group Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Sep 6th, 2019 Comments (0)
Based in Covington, GA, the company is an independent physical damage appraisal firm that was established in 1981.
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CIECA Announces CONNEX 2019 Speakers Patrick McGuire & Michael Ortega
Posted on Aug 25th, 2019 Comments (0)
Patrick McGuire, founder of the Law Offices of Patrick J. McGuire, P.C., will talk about data privacy in the automotive repair industry. Michael Ortega, senior director of Application Development at IAA, will discuss Swagger OpenAPI, including when to use it, how to align your teams and understanding the interface.
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Universal Collision Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on Aug 15th, 2019 Comments (0)
Based in Tallahassee, Florida, the company opened its first location in 2001. Since then, it has opened two additional locations in Tallahassee and currently employs 50 team members.
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VeriFacts Automotive Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Aug 7th, 2019 Comments (0)
Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, VeriFacts is an independent third-party provider that verifies and reinforces the implementation of best repair practices within the collision industry.
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Ed Weidmann Named CIECA's Interim Executive Director
Posted on Aug 1st, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA is pleased to announce the appointment of Ed Weidmann as CIECA’s interim executive director, effective August 1, 2019.
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August CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Jul 28th, 2019 Comments (0)
Julie Kheyfets and Marcel Horstmann from Tractable will present during the next CIECAst webinar on Thursday, August 8th at 10 am CST: "Inside the AI Black Box: Understanding How Algorithms Appraise Auto Damage in Seconds."
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CIECA Announces CONNEX 2019 Speaker Greg Brown, NABC & State Farm retired
Posted on Jul 7th, 2019 Comments (0)
During Greg Brown’s CONNEX presentation, he will examine many of the safety features and materials used in the construction of new vehicles that challenge first responders after an auto accident.
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AutoBody Express Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on Jul 3rd, 2019 Comments (0)
The collision repair franchise was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Longview, Texas. 
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Electronic Claims Services (ECS) Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Jun 25th, 2019 Comments (0)
The company was established in 1993 by industry professionals with the goal of assisting insurers and service providers meet growing digitalization demands.
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Recent Webinar Highlights the Future of First Notice of Loss Claims
Posted on Jun 20th, 2019 Comments (0)
Thank you to glassBytes.com for reporting on the recent CIECAst webinar presented by Michael Naoom, Safelite Solutions: The Modern Claims Experience Using Intelligent FNOL.
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CIECA Announced Executive Director Departure
Posted on Jun 6th, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA announced today that Fred Iantorno, CIECA’s executive director, has officially resigned from his position effective July 31, 2019.
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June CIECAst Announced
Posted on Jun 3rd, 2019 Comments (0)

The next CIECAst webinar will feature Michael Naoom from Safelite Solutions. Naoom will present on "The Modern Claims Experience Using Intelligent FNOL." 

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ClaimsCorp Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on May 28th, 2019 Comments (0)
Established in 2004, the company’s executive ownership of Sam Malatesta, Tim Wilder and Francesco DiGiuseppe focus on industry-related data aggregation, analytics and business performance improvement.
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Claim Genius Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on May 20th, 2019 Comments (0)
Based in New Jersey, Claim Genius was established to revolutionize the speed and efficiency of the auto claims and salvage industries through the use of artificial intelligence (AI) technology. 
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CIECA Board Meeting to Be Held in Austin, TX
Posted on May 14th, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA's Spring board meeting will take place at the Hilton Austin hotel on Wednesday, May 29 from 8:30 am to 12 noon and be held concurrently with this year’s Dig|In (Digital Insurance) conference
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Take CIECA's 25th Anniversary Video Challenge!
Posted on May 12th, 2019 Comments (0)
All members of the collision repair and property restoration industries are encouraged to contribute. 
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May 21 CIECAst Announced
Posted on May 8th, 2019 Comments (0)
The next CIECAst webinar will feature Jeff Saye, Genpact's global practice leader. Saye will present on "The Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Your Claims Organization." 
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OEConnection Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on May 1st, 2019 Comments (0)
Headquartered in Richfield, Ohio, OEC was established in December 2000 to provide high-quality technology solutions to help automakers and their franchised dealers...
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Enterprise Holdings Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Apr 25th, 2019 Comments (0)
Founded in 1957, Enterprise is the largest car rental provider in the world with a network of more than 10,000 locations, said Kim DeVallance Caron, Enterprise Holdings’ product development director and CIECA’s vice-chair.
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Matrix Wand Joins CIECA as a Corporate Member
Posted on Mar 28th, 2019 Comments (0)
Matrix Electronic Measuring, Inc. (MEM), the company that developed the Matrix Wand, recently joined CIECA as a Corporate Member. Founded in 2003 and based in...
 
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April 9 CIECAst Webinar Announced
Posted on Mar 21st, 2019 Comments (0)
Raj Pofale, founder and CEO of Claim Genius, will present at the next CIECAst webinar on Tuesday, April 9 at 11 am CST: Photo Estimating and AI (Artificial Intelligence).
 
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Repairer Driven News Article Features CIECA
Posted on Mar 15th, 2019 Comments (0)
Repairer Driven News featured information about CIECA and the new logo contest in a recent article by John Heutter. 
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Auto Exchange Joins CIECA as Corporate Member
Posted on Mar 12th, 2019 Comments (0)
Established in 1979, the company is an insurance salvage auction and provides personal service and security in the salvage recovery industry.
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Axalta Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Mar 6th, 2019 Comments (0)
Axalta, headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, is a global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with...
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Registration Now Open for CIECA CONNEX 2019
Posted on Feb 28th, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA announced that registration is now open for its 11th annual conference--Connex 2019. The event is being held in Charlottesville, Virginia, September 16-18.
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Customer Research Renews Commitment to CIECA Standards
Posted on Feb 27th, 2019 Comments (0)
CRI was founded in 1967 and is based in Seattle, Washington. The company has 55 employees and provides several industries internationally with leading multi-channel...
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March 19 CIECAst Announced
Posted on Feb 20th, 2019 Comments (0)
Dawn Mortimer, assistant vice president of IoT/Telematics Product Management at Verisk/ISO, will discuss "How Telematics is Driving to Right-Touch Claims."
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CIECA Announces 2019 Board of Trustees Officers
Posted on Jan 30th, 2019 Comments (0)
Next Board Meeting May 29; all industry stakeholders invited to open meeting.
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CIECA Forms Committee Addressing Part-Type Definitions
Posted on Jan 20th, 2019 Comments (0)
All industry stakeholders, CIECA & non-CIECA members, invited: first meeting January 29
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CIECA Forms New Calibration Committee
Posted on Jan 17th, 2019 Comments (0)
CIECA has announced the formation of a new Standards Development Committee (SDC) focused on Calibration. The first meeting is January 29. 
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January 8 CIECAst Announced
Posted on Jan 2nd, 2019 Comments (0)
Mike Anderson, owner of Collision Advice, will host the next CIECAst webinar on Tuesday, January 8 at 10 am CST: Telematics and the Future of Collision Repair.
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New CIECA Standards Development Committee Formed
Posted on Dec 20th, 2018 Comments (0)

CIECA announced the formation of a new Standards Development Committee with the Property Insurance & Restoration Conference (PIRC), a forum for discussions between property insurance and restoration industry stakeholders.

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CIECA Recognizes Member Contributions During Red Carpet Awards Breakfast
Posted on Nov 21st, 2018 Comments (0)
CIECA announced its Electronic Commerce Company of the Year and Outstanding Achievement Awards during the second annual Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) Collision Industry Red Carpet Awards Breakfast on October 31. 
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2018 CIECA Symposium Focuses on Innovation and the Role of Data Standards
Posted on Oct 5th, 2018 Comments (0)
CIECA held its 10th annual Symposium in Tampa, Florida September 17-19. Members and guests had the opportunity to hear a wide range of speakers discuss relevant industry issues.
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