As previously announced, the Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina (IGONC) and North Carolina Tire Dealers Association (NCTDA) are merging to form the Automotive Service and Tire Alliance (ASTA). This merger is official as of October 1, 2021.
ASTA will premiere new branding in the near future. ASTA’s first board meeting will be October 21, 2021. Here is a list of current ASTE Board Members:
President – Marc Pons, Chapel Hill Tire
Vice President – Todd Compton, Compton’s Automotive
Immediate Past President – Stan Creech, Creech Import Repair
Treasurer – Bill Jackson, Parrish Tire Co.
Director – Frankie Pugh, Pugh’s Tire & Service Centers
Director – Will Pleasants, American Tire Distributors
Director – Frankie Underwood, Black’s Tire Service
Director – Mbie Dowd, Casey’s Tire Pros & Automotive
Director – Salvatore Rossano, NTW
ASTA staff will consist of those from each original association:
Executive Director – Tricia Sauls
Associate Director – Reece Hester
Marketing and Membership Director – Maddi Hennessey
Bookkeeper – Becky Hester
If you have any questions about ASTA, please reach out to Maddi@IGONC.com or call (919)-322-0609.