Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM CDT
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Mossy Nissan - Houston 
12150 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77079

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Greg Luther 
Houston Auto Body Association 

A Solution to the Collision Repair Industry's Labor Rate Problem

Houston Auto Body Association

Is pleased to announce as a part of the Association's continuing education, will be hosting an evening with Richard and Sam Valenzuela, from National Auto Body Research (NABR) to present the Variable Rate System


National Auto Body Research is an independent third-party leader in Auto Collision Repair Labor Rate Information. The Variable Rate System (VRS)is a solution to the Collision Repair Industry's labor rate problem.  It shows that the industry desperately needs to achieve sustained profitability and help level the playing field for payment of necessary repair procedures to ensure the care and safety of the consumer. 


VRS is an online and innovative system to help the industry collect fair, reasonable, and profitable labor rates, and to get paid for more "not included" procedures.   


Topics: * Providing tools that help shops determine rates needed to meet Profit Goals

              *  A system to better understand competitive labor rates in your market

               * Determine the right rates for individual repairer's shop

               * Determine Special rates for luxury brands and special vehicles

               * Search and discover not-included procedures and

               * Operations paid locally, state wide and across the country


Cost:       Provided by Houston Auto Body Association

                    Deli-Box sandwiches & soft drinks provided

Location & time :   Mossy Nissan

                    12150 Katy Freeway

                  Houston, Texas 77079 

                  2nd Floor Conference Room

October 12, 2017 6:30 - 9pm


Class Size: 50 participants -

 RSVP is required 


Feel free to Contact John or Greg with any questions:

John Kopriva - 713 598-6381



                  Greg Luther - 281-830-9612



Houston Auto Body looks forward to seeing you there!