SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 29, 2016) - Mitchell International, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry and their supply chain partners, today announced that it will host collision industry expert, Mike Anderson, at the upcoming California Autobody Association (CAA) San Diego chapter meeting.

Anderson is an Accredited Automotive Manager and the owner and president of CollisionAdvice consulting. He currently contributes to Autobody Repair News and is the former owner of the highly acclaimed Wagonwork Collision Centers in Alexandria, Virginia.

Speaking exclusively to CAA San Diego members, Anderson will tap nearly three decades of collision industry experience and offer ways to overcome current market challenges by focusing on the three C's of collision repair: CSI, Closing Ration and Cycle Time. Anderson will also highlight the need to focus on industry trends, cost-effective solutions for the back-office and the 2015 "Who Pays for What" survey.

The "Who Pays for What" survey details the payment patterns of the largest US auto insurers for "not-included' repair operations. The survey is commissioned by CollisionAdvice and CRASH Network.

Following Anderson's session, the local chapter meeting will commence at 7:00pm PT.

Session title: Let's Get Mike'd Up!

Where / When:

  • Mitchell International, 600 Greenwich Drive, San Diego, California, 92131
  • Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 6:30pm PT
  • Registration will take place on site

About Mitchell International 
Headquartered in San Diego, California, Mitchell International, Inc. is celebrating its 70th year of enabling better business outcomes for its customers in the Property & Casualty insurance industry. Mitchell delivers smart technology solutions that simplify and accelerate claims handling processes, driving more accurate, consistent, and cost-effective resolutions. Mitchell integrates deep industry expertise into workflow solutions, which provide unparalleled access to data, advanced analytics and decision support tools. Mitchell's comprehensive solution portfolio and robust SaaS infrastructure connect its customers in ways that enable tens of millions of electronic transactions to be processed each month for more than 300 insurance companies and over 30,000 collision repair facilities across the Americas and Europe. For more information, please visit

About California Autobody Association
The California Autobody Association (CAA) is a non-profit trade association comprised of over 1,000 individual and independent businesses within the automobile collision repair industry. The mission of the California Autobody Association is to enable the auto body industry to survive and prosper by helping its members produce a quality repair for the consumer at a fair price for a fair profit. For more information, visit the website at, call (916) 557-8100, or visit the CAA Facebook fanpage at

Contact Information:

Amanda Windsor