ARA announces new Director of Industry Relations, Consultant for Product Services

Manassas, Virginia — November 19, 2014 — The Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA) has named Dwight Howard as Director of Industry Relations and Consultant for ARA’s for-profit subsidiary, ARA Product Services.

The former Hollander Account Executive and APU Solutions Director of Supplier Relations brings a decade’s worth of experience within the automotive recycling sector, including roles held in business development, training and bulk/international sales at GreenLeaf Auto Recyclers.

“Dwight is a dynamic individual that has extensive professional automotive recycling experience that will support the advancement of a number of important ARA initiatives,” says ARA CEO Michael E. Wilson.

In his new capacity at ARA, Howard will be tasked with continuing to grow ARADirect, the online salvage vehicle auction platform launched by ARA Product Services in 2013.

“Dwight is well-known industry wide for his passion for the automotive recycling industry and delivering superior results in his past professional roles,” says ARA Product Services President Chris Wright. “We are excited to have him on board as he will be a true asset for ARA members.”

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