9:00am: Roger Cada, “Estimating Impacts your Whole Shop Performance”
This class will provide tips to assess your estimators/blue printer’s performance and show how to breakdown KPI numbers. By breaking down the numbers you will be able to identify specific training opportunities. We will address CSI Scores, supplement rates and cycle time for creating quality, competitive bids the first time.
12:00pm: Lunch – AASPI Annual Meeting
Sponsored by United Fire Group and Nicoud Insurance Services
1:00pm – 3:00pm: Estimate Review
Roger has forty-six years of experience in the Automobile Industry. He started his career by attending GM’s Technical School where he completed extensive training in auto body and mechanical repair techniques. During his fifteen years as a technician he also managed two successful automotive repair facilities. Roger began his career in 1984 with State Farm Mutual Ins. in the Chicago area as an Estimator. He held positions as an Estimatics Trainer and Supervisor. In 1991 Roger developed and authored curriculum to teach the company’s estimators and leadership. He educated State Farm employees, shop managers and owners for the next 24 years integrating the latest technology and build structures in the Automotive Industry. Roger is recently retired from State Farm Ins. and continues to offer training and consulting to the Automotive Industry.