Amplify 2023 - Auto Repair Virtual Conference

Essentials of Growth

Learn from industry experts and seasoned shop owners in this virtual conference by AutoLeap on how you can take your auto repair business to the next level in 2023.

March 24, 2023 | 9 AM - 5 PM ET

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What To Expect

Learn & Grow

Discover how you can supercharge your shop’s growth

Industry Experts

Engage with shop coaches and other experts from the industry

Networking

Meet with new and seasoned auto repair shop owners

Free Demos

Learn more about features that have helped shops succeed

Prizes

Win amazing prizes & special offers on AutoLeap

Resources

Download resources to your online swag bag or through email

Agenda

Agenda

9:00 AM - 9:05 AM ET

MC Introduction

Carm Capriotto
Aftermarket Influencer and Podcast Host
Remarkable Results Radio Podcast

9:05 AM - 9:25 AM ET

Welcome & Keynote

Steve Lau
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
AutoLeap

Rameez-Ansari

9:30 AM - 10:20 AM ET

Growth, Growth, Growth: Getting Into the Growth Mindset and Key Tips to Help You Get to the Next Level

Aaron Stokes
CEO
Shop Fix Academy

10:25 AM - 11:15 AM ET

ConCurrent Sessions

Session A

Profit & Cash Flows: Strategies to Manage Your Repair Shop’s Financial Profile

Chris Cotton
Owner
AutoFix-Auto Shop Coaching

Session B

Driving an A+ Customer Experience: A Back-To-Basics Overview From First Interaction to Follow-Up, and Everything You Need to Know to Have Customers Happy

Sara Fraser
VP Business Development & Client Services
Haas Performance Consulting

Session C

AutoLeap Roadmap

Kyle Zhao
'Senior VP, Finance, Product and Operations,
AutoLeap

11:20 AM - 12:10 PM ET

ConCurrent Sessions

Session A

Becoming an Elite Service Advisor: The Tricks of the Trade to Be the Best Service Advisor Out There

Jeremy O'Neal
President
AdvisorFix and Shop Owner

Session B

Employee Management & Motivation

Darrin Barney
President
Elite

Session C

AutoLeap ROI

Tristan Corrin
Senior Sales Manager
AutoLeap

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM ET

Entertainment Break: Join Us for a Trivia Game

Amber Wright
Senior Manager
AutoLeap

1:05 PM - 1:55 PM ET

You Can & Will Survive an Economic Downturn

Joe Marconi
Business Development Coach
Elite

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM ET

Auto Repair KPIs: The Key Metrics You Need to Track to Run an Effective Repair Shop

Cecil Bullard
CEO & President
The Institute for Automotive Business Excellence

Kent Bullard
COO
The Institute for Automotive Business Excellence

2:55 PM - 3:45 PM ET

The Female Shop Owner

The Female Shop Owner

Mosé Barrera
Owner
Mosé Auto

Celena Moore
Owner
Tech on the Way

Helaine Kurot
Owner
360 Automotive & Consulting Services

Tracy Capriotto
Director of Content/Producer
Remarkable Results Radio Podcast

Preparing Yourself and the Future of Your Shop for the Electric Vehicle

“G” Jerry Truglia
Owner
Automotive Technician Training Services

Going Multi-Store

Greg Bunch
Founder
Transformers Institute

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM ET

End of Day Recap

Amber Wright
Senior Manager
AutoLeap

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM ET

After Party: Join Us for an Interactive, Fun-Filled After Party. Play Games & Win Prizes

Amber Wright
Senior Manager
AutoLeap

Stephanie Soh
Director of Customer Experience
AutoLeap

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

Networking

Networking: Meet industry peers in virtual lounges and strike up conversations via text, audio & video chat.

Meet Our Speakers

Aaron Stokes

CEO, Shop Fix Academy

Aaron Stokes

Aaron Stokes is a 24-year veteran of the automotive repair industry

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Carm Capriotto

Aftermarket Influencer and Podcast Host, Remarkable Results Radio Podcast

Carm Capriotto

Carm Capriotto is a connector of aftermarket professionals

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Cecil Bullard

CEO & President, The Institute for Automotive Business Excellence

Cecil Bullard

Cecil specializes in business systems and processes

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Celena Moore

Owner, Tech on the Way

Celena Moore

Celena Moore is the owner of Tech on The Way, a mobile auto repair service in Georgia

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Chris Cotton

Owner, AutoFix-Auto Shop Coaching

Chris Cotton

Chris has worked in the auto repair industry for almost 30 years

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Darrin Barney

President, Elite

Darrin Barney

Darrin’s automotive journey began working with his father and brothers repairing Jeeps

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"G" Jerry Truglia

Owner, Automotive Technician Training Services

"G" Jerry Truglia

G is recognized by the US Environmental Protection Agency as one of the foremost OBD II experts

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Greg Bunch

Founder, Transformers Institute

Greg Bunch

Greg started his business out of his home garage in 2001

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Helaine Kurot

Owner, 360 Automotive & Consulting Services

Helaine Kurot

Helaine grew up on Long Island, NY, riding horses

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Jeremy O’Neal

President, AdvisorFix and Shop Owner

Jeremy O’Neal

Jeremy is an independent auto repair shop owner, service advisor, coach

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Joe Marconi

Business Development Coach, Elite

Joe Marconi

Joe has over 40 years of automotive shop owner experience

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Kent Bullard

COO, The Institute for Automotive Business Excellence

Kent Bullard

Kent has devoted a decade within the automotive industry to helping shops succeed.

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Mosé Barrera

Owner, Mosé Auto

Mosé Barrera

Mariajosé Barrera, owner of Mosé Auto in Seattle, worked for an auto parts chain before opening her own auto repair shop in 2010.

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Sara Fraser

VP Business Development & Client Services, Haas Performance Consulting

Sara Fraser

Sara Fraser is a millennial who has a love for life, travel, and connecting with other humans

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Tracy Capriotto

Director of Content/Producer, Remarkable Results Radio Podcast

Tracy Capriotto

Tracy Capriotto is the Director of Content and Producer for the aftermarket premier podcast

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Meet AutoLeap Speakers

Amber Wright

Senior Manager, AutoLeap

Amber Wright

Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships

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Cassie Fields

President, AutoLeap

Cassie Fields

Cassie Fields is President at AutoLeap.

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Hari Challapalli

VP of Product, AutoLeap

Hari Challapalli

Hari Challapalli is currently the VP of Product at AutoLeap

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Kyle Zhao

'Senior VP, Finance, Product and Operations, AutoLeap

Kyle Zhao

Kyle is currently the SVP of Finance, Product, and Operations at AutoLeap.

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Rameez Ansari

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, AutoLeap

Rameez Ansari

An accomplished CEO with over a decade of experience under his belt

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Stephanie Soh

Director of Customer Experience, AutoLeap

Stephanie Soh

Stephanie Soh is the Director of Customer Experience at AutoLeap.

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Steve Lau

Co-Founder & Co-CEO, AutoLeap

Steve Lau

Recognized in Canada’s 40 Under 40 and honored as EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year,

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Tristan Corrin

Senior Sales Manager, AutoLeap

Tristan Corrin

Tristan Corrin is the Senior Sales Manager at AutoLeap.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where will the conference be held?

This is an online event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate from anywhere where you have Internet access. The conference is accessible from desktop, mobile and tablet devices.

Who is this conference for?

This conference is for anyone interested in auto repair shop management, such as shop owners, shop managers, service advisors and mobile mechanics.

Do I need to register to attend the conference?

Yes. Registration is free and easy. Simply click ‘Register’ and fill in your details to save your spot.

How much will it cost me to attend the conference?

Absolutely nothing. This virtual conference is completely free for you.

Do I need to download or install any software to participate?

No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have a good internet connection.

Can I test my system before the conference?

Yes, you will be able to access the event environment two days before the live day to get familiar with the interface.

How can I join the conference on the live day?

Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online conference through this page by clicking on ‘Login’.

Will I be able to take away information or brochures from the conference?

Yes. Like a physical conference, we will have a swag bag for you! You can add all of the resources available in the event to the online swag bag in your account and then email them to yourself. You can even share these items with your colleagues by simply entering their email.

Can I invite others to attend the conference?

Yes! Please invite friends, family and colleagues to participate in the conference if they belong to the auto repair industry.

What should I do if I have trouble logging in on the day-of?

Send an email to amplify2023@getvfairs.io for technical assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much will it cost me to attend the conference?
Absolutely nothing. This virtual conference is completely free for you.
Do I need to download or install any software to participate?
No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have a good internet connection.
Can I test my system before the conference?
Yes, you will be able to access the event environment two days before the live day to get familiar with the interface.
How can I join the conference on the live day?
Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online conference through this page by clicking on ‘Login’.
Will I be able to take away information or brochures from the conference?
Yes. Like a physical conference, we will have a swag bag for you! You can add all of the resources available in the event to the online swag bag in your account and then email them to yourself. You can even share these items with your colleagues by simply entering their email.
Can I invite others to attend the conference?
Yes! Please invite friends, family and colleagues to participate in the conference if they belong to the auto repair industry.
What should I do if I have trouble logging in on the day-of?
Send an email to amplify2023@getvfairs.io for technical assistance.

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