Jay Sicht

Editor-in-Chief, FenderBender, ABRN, Motor Age, and Aftermarket Business World

Jay Sicht is editor-in-chief of FenderBender, ABRN, Motor Age, and Aftermarket Business World. He has worked in the automotive aftermarket for more than 27 years, including in a number of sales and technical roles in paint/parts distribution and service/repair. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Central Missouri with a minor in aviation, and as a writer and editor, he has covered all segments of the automotive aftermarket for more than 20 of those years.

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Nylund's is a factory-authorized facility for Lexus and Lucid. Of survey respondents, 45% have at least one OEM certification.

Meeting the Challenge in 2023

Nov. 15, 2023
Specialization has aided these two shop owners win against increased MSO competition and growing technology needs.
Photo by Jay Sicht
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3M Hosts Grand Opening for Skills Development Center

Nov. 1, 2023
FenderBender joined industry VIPs Oct. 11 to attend the grand opening of the 3M Skills Development Center, a new 15,000-square-foot training facility in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Photo Gallery: SEMA Show Outdoor Exhibits Begin to Take Shape

Oct. 30, 2023
The SEMA Show opens tomorrow and runs through Friday.
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Nissan Rolls Out Rebate Program for Nissan and Infiniti Parts Purchased Through OPSTrax

Oct. 9, 2023
The OEM says the initiative will assist in driving better relationships and increase safety