Make Plans Now for FADRA 2022 Convention: Get Plugged In!


FADRA Convention Information


The 2022 Convention will return to the Daytona Beach Hilton Oceanfront Resort on July 7-10, 2022.  We're excited to return to the historic home of Florida auto racing and the east coast, and we have an exciting lineup of speakers planned. Dan Snyder, owner of Snyder's Certified Auto & Truck Parts will be the keynote speaker, with a strong supporting lineup including Ryan Falco of Midway Auto Parts, Lee Worman of Profit Team, Paul D'Adamo of RAS, and Garff Fitzgerald of eBay. Topics will focus on sales, core and inventory management, leadership, employee issues, and more. We plan to have an opening social event on Thursday and a closing banquet with a Grease theme. FADRA is a great opportunity for you and your staff to learn best practices, new ideas, and cement or establish business relationships. The 40-booth trade show will bring in vendors from all over the US to enhance your services and solve problems. Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.

President's Welcome

On behalf of FADRA, I want to welcome you to our website and our association. Exciting things are happening, and we are thrilled to have you join us. We hope this website becomes a source of information for you about our industry and also a way to connect with other recyclers and resources to help you raise your business to the next level.

My name is Gary Lindros and I’m honored to serve as the current President of the Florida Auto Dismantlers and Recyclers Association. My job as president is to listen to our members’ needs. If you have suggestions or comments, please email me at [email protected]. I look forward to working with all of you to keep our businesses moving forward with hopes of creating more opportunities for those of us in the automotive recycling industry.

FADRA members have been working since 1975 to be the voice for recyclers in the state of Florida. Originally founded to fight legislation which threatened our industry’s livelihood, FADRA continues to further the used automotive parts recycling industry and its beneficial effects on society by gathering the voices of auto recyclers and affiliated businesses and making them heard at the state level. In the years since our founding, FADRA continues to prevent harmful legislation from being enacted and promote legislation that benefits both our industry and the State of Florida.

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