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*The views and opinions expressed in member-written and sponsored articles are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the IDA.

Member News
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Detailing Industry's Best of the Best: Submit a Nomination Today! »
IDA Award Nominations Due October 31st! This year has been a challenging one for us all, but challenges can bring out...
Tuesday, September 1, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
IDA Marine Certification Has Arrived! »
The IDA Marine Certification  program is ready for its maiden voyage! The Marine Certification is the first spe...
Wednesday, August 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introducing the IDA Founder's Endowment Fund! »
On behalf of the IDA Founder's Club, we are excited to announce that 2020 will be the first year that we will accept grant...
Wednesday, June 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
IDA and Current Events »
Dear IDA Family, We, the IDA, stand with the black community.  Our mission is to promote the success and growth of...
Tuesday, March 24, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Follow-Up to COVID-19 Press Release »
Dear IDA Professionals, First, let us say thank you for your membership and participation in IDA!  We value...

Industry News
Tuesday, February 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mobile Tech Expo 2018 Sets Records »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Susan Schwartz, CEM, Managing Director T: 702-216-5858 e: Sschwartz@MobileTechExpo....
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Melbourne Detailer Elected President of the International Detailing Association »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Justin Labato of JL’s Showroom Detailing Accepts Leadership Role at IDA Annual Meeting in Orla...

Education
Tuesday, August 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scheduling and Profits »
Written By:  Joe DiFiore, CD-SV Detail businesses come in a wide variety of flavors and styles.   They hav...
Tuesday, June 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Making a Social Media Impact »
By  Malco Products Inc. , IDA Founders Member Stop us if you’ve heard this before: you need to be on social media...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Headlight Restoration Kits – Increased Revenue and Improved Safety »
Written By: Steve Winfield, Senior Application Engineer at Auto Magic...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus and the Detailing World »
This article is written by Joe Zeidler, CD a former fire department member, current search and rescue team founder with a...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safe Profits »
-Written by Josh Buckler CD, SV, IDA Marketing & Communications Co-chair There’s not much better of a time to disc...

Consumer Care
Thursday, July 21, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
Microfiber »
It is important to use quality car wash and car wax products for your vehicle.  But, it’s just as important that you...
Thursday, January 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winter Do’s and Don’ts »
Winter Do’s and Don’ts In Maryland, our winters can be serious. Snow falls of several inches to several feet, ice, and...
Sunday, July 21, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Paint Care is More than Washing »
Many consumers understand that vehicle care and maintenance includes their exterior and interior surfaces. Even fleet mana...
Saturday, March 17, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Washing – Choosing the best option »
Washing – Choosing the best option Keeping your vehicle looking good between details can be a challenge.  Bad wea...

Detail Dialogue Newsletter
Wednesday, August 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
IDA Member Spotlight: Ian Rammelkamp »
Each month we feature a Member Spotlight. This month we're talking with IDA Board Member, Ian Rammelkamp, CD, Owner of&n...
Monday, August 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
IDA Sponsor Spotlight: Ziebart »
Each month, we shine a spotlight on an IDA Sponsor.  This month we chatted with Jason Theisen, CD, Director of Franch...
Friday, July 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Spotlight: Tony Seara »
Each month we feature a Member Spotlight. This month we're talking with IDA Board Member, Tony Seara, Vice President ...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Spotlight: Josh Buckler »
Each month we feature a Member Spotlight. This month we're talking with Josh Buckler, CD-SV, co-chair of the IDA Marketing...
Tuesday, May 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Spotlight: Phil Todd »
Each month we feature a Member Spotlight. This month we're talking with Phil, Owner of Majestic Solutions ....

Website Spotlight
Tuesday, July 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
IDA Website Spotlight: Micro-Volunteering Opportunities »
Small Contributions = Big Impact Have you been looking for a way to get more involved with the IDA but don't have the...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Website Spotlight: Membership Renewal Relief »
For current members: In appreciation of your current membership and recognition of all that we’ve been through so fa...
Tuesday, April 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Website Spotlight: COVID-19 Resources »
As we all continue navigating these uncertain times together, the IDA will remain a resource for all detailing professiona...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
IDA Website Spotlight: Career Center »
Are you a detailing professional who’s looking for a new opportunity?  Or are you an owner/operator or supplier who’s...
Monday, January 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
IDA Website Spotlight: Meet and Greets »
Do you enjoy sharing the benefits of the IDA?  Do you love bringing people together?  Then you should host an I...

Tradeshows & Events
Thursday, August 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Now for the IDA August Webinar! »
IDA August Webinar: Marine Certification is Here! Date & Time:...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Just Added! TWO more online Certification Events - Phase I (CD)! »
Due to the overwhelming success of our first online Certification Event - Phase I (CD) last month, we have added TWO MORE...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Register Now for the IDA Certification Event at The Detailing Show on March 8th! »
Have you been looking for an opportunity to earn your IDA Certification ? Register today for this upcoming IDA Certificat...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check out the schedule of upcoming IDA Certification Events! »
Have you been looking for an opportunity to earn your IDA Certification ? Register today for one of these upcoming IDA Ce...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thank You to the IDA at MTE Orlando 2020 Sponsors! »
Thank you to our IDA at MTE Orlando 2020 Sponsors! Title Sponsors...

2020 Sponsors

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