Car-O-Liner hires training manager

Aug. 28, 2014
Car-O-Liner has hired Dan Trahey as manager of technical training.
Car-O-Liner®, a leading global provider of collision repair equipment to the automotive aftermarket, has hired Dan Trahey as Manager of Technical Training. 

In his new role, Dan will support the Car-O-Liner Academy training initiatives by developing technical education programs, technical writing, as well as supporting our Distributor and customer network through technical presentations within the North American automotive aftermarket. 

Prior to joining Car-O-Liner, Dan was the Auto Body, Automotive Restoration & Welding Program Director for Baker College in Flint, Michigan for 5 years. During this tenure his responsibilities included curriculum creation, development of budgets as well as management of the programs overall. Trahey has experience in the automotive industry as an Auto Body Technician, insurance appraiser as well as managing a dealership body shop. He is ASE Certified as a Master Collision/Refinish Technician, Estimator, and in Steering & Suspension and Brakes. 

“I am very excited to have Dan join the Car-O-Liner team,” said Jeff Kern, President of Car-O-Liner. “Dan brings a significant amount of technical and training expertise to greatly benefit the many diverse groups here in North America and within our Global Academy structure which will be a huge asset for our company.” 

About Car-O-Liner® Company 
Car-O-Liner is a global leader in equipment manufacturing for automotive collision repair professionals. 

Car-O-Liner products provide a total repair solution with the highest level of accuracy and efficiency to return vehicles to their pre-accident condition. Unlike others, Car-O-Liner offers a full line of products, including the world’s most comprehensive vehicle database, and leads the industry in OEM certified approvals. 

About Car-O-Liner® Academy 
The Car-O-Liner Academy training program is certified by ASE and is a member of I-CAR. In addition to classes held at our National Training Center in Wixom, Michigan, “Factory Certified Training” programs are offered at over twenty regional locations throughout North America. Visit Training on our website, 

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