SCRS Encourages Attendance at Open Board Meeting in CA

Prosser, Washington, December 26, 2018 – SCRS Members and Industry Guests,

Join the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) on Wednesday, Janaury 16th for an open board meeting from 8:30 – 10:00am in the Tapestry room at the Hilton in Palm Springs, California.

The morning session is open to anyone wishing to learn more about the current state of the association’s activities and pressing industry topics, or has a topic they wish to bring to SCRS’ attention. The board of directors encourages and welcomes, open and interactive conversation with the open meeting participants. Attendees are not required to be a member of SCRS to participate, there is no cost, and pre-registration is not required.

The meeting will include updates and presentations from SCRS staff and committees outlining current and future work initiatives. The January meeting also serves as the venue for SCRS Education Committee’s annual presentation of “Kool Tools from the SEMA Show and Beyond”, led by members Toby Chess and Kye Yeung.

The highlighted tools are identified by participants in the Education Committee and often cover a wide range of tools from: shop-equipment, personal-use tools and highly unique to ultra-affordable solutions. All which stood out to the committee as solutions that are helpful in the collision repair process.


Hilton Palm Springs, 400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA
Room reservations 1-800-522-6900 (Mention Collision Industry Conference for group rate)

Wednesday, January 16:

8:30 – 10:30am: SCRS Open Meeting – Tapestry Room – No RSVP needed

(No CIC Meeting on Wednesday)

6:30pm: CIC Reception, $65 at door or register online

Thursday, January 17:

8:00am – 5:00pm: CIC Meeting

For more information about SCRS, or to join as a member, please visit, call 1-877-841-0660 or email


About SCRS: Through its direct members and 38 affiliate associations, SCRS is comprised of 6,000 collision repair businesses and 58,500 specialized professionals who work with consumers and insurance companies to repair collision-damaged vehicles. Additional information about SCRS including other news releases is available at the SCRS Web site: You can e-mail SCRS at the following address: