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  • Discover Leadership Training Approved for AMi Credit

    Monday 09 January 2017

    North Richland Hills, Texas, January 9, 2017 ­— The Automotive Management Institute (AMi), the industry’s leading nonprofit provider and collaborator of front office and management education for automotive collision and mechanical service repair professionals, announced the approval of the Discover Leadership Master Graduate Program and Ignition Program for elective credit hours.  Past and future students successfully completing the Master Graduate Program will be awarded 60 AMi elective credits hours and the Ignition Leadership Program 24 credit hours toward the achievement of AMi’s Accredited Automotive Office Manager (AAOM), Accredited Automotive Manager (AAM) and Accredited Master Automotive Manager (AMAM) professional designations. “We are proud to add the Discover Leadership Master Graduate and Ignition Leadership Programs to our growing list of AMi approved programs.  Its unique approach to leadership training provides a solid foundation for both personal and professional success”, said AMi President, Jeff Peevy.     Mike Anderson, owner of Collision Advice says of the Master Graduate experience, “You often hear of things that change a person’s life, getting married, having kids, and so on. I can assure you that attending Discover Leadership is absolutely one of these types of life changing events. I would encourage anyone and everyone you know to attend Discover Leadership. It wi... read more

  • Industry Training Provider Directory Continues Growth

    Tuesday 01 November 2016

    Industry Training Provider Directory Continues Growth  Industry Embraces AMi Learning Support Tools North Richland Hills, Texas, October 27, 2016 - The Automotive Management Institute (AMi), the industry's leading nonprofit provider and collaborator of front office and management education for automotive collision and mechanical service repair professionals, reported its industry-wide Training Provider Directory has been embraced by the industry.  Since the June 20th launch of the "Next Generation of AMi", the searchable directory has experienced tremendous support and activity from those searching for training resources and training providers ensuring their programs' industry exposure. The Training Provider Directory provides a searchable database of management and technical training for both collision repair and mechanical service repair segments.  The directory currently has over 120 training providers participating and AMi is encouraging others to join.  Training Providers and Instructors are encouraged to participate by completing the "Training Provider Form" at  www.amionline.org. "The Training Provider Directory is one example of AMi acting upon its Core Belief that, Knowledge equals competitiveness and learning is the only source of a sustainable competitive advantage," said AMi President Jeff Peevy. "We want to do all we can to facilitate and maximize learning wit... read more

  • Automotive Management Institute Recognizes 2016 Industry Partners

    Thursday 08 September 2016

    NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS, August 30, 2016 — The Automotive Management Institute (AMi), the industry’s leading provider of management education for automotive collision and mechanical service repair professionals, held its annual “Celebration of Excellence” awards ceremony Aug. 12 at the Sheraton Park Hotel in Anaheim, Calif.     The Institute created three new awards to express its appreciation for its industry partner’s support over the past year. Two individuals and one organization were selected to receive the new awards in recognition for their support of the Automotive Management Institute’s “Next Generation” initiative:  •    The AMi Collision Training Provider of the Year - Mike Anderson, AMAM, CollisionAdvice, was recognized as the top collision repair segment training professional to embrace the “Next Generation of AMi”, vision and core belief.   •    The AMi Mechanical Training Provider of the Year - Jeremy O’Neal, AMAM, AdvisorFix, was recognized as the top service repair segment training professional to embrace the “Next Generation of AMi”, vision and core belief.   •    The AMi Industry Partner of the Year - the award was presented to Kukui and accepted by Todd Westerlund, CEO, in recognition for its efforts in building the new AMI website, which supports its new learning manage... read more