AIA Canada Hires Rocco Neglia as New Business Development Leader for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program

Ottawa, ON, May 22, 2018 - Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce that Rocco Neglia, formerly of Economical Insurance, will be joining the Association to lead business development efforts for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP).

Rocco Neglia has over 30 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance industry and for the past 13 years he has held the position of Vice President of Claims for Economical Insurance. Neglia was active in the insurance industry and has served on various committees of the Insurance Bureau of Canada. He has also served as Chair of the Conestoga Chapter of the Insurance Institute of Ontario and Governor of the Insurance Institute of Canada.

"We are very confident that Mr. Neglia will deliver further growth for CCIAP," says Jean-François Champagne, President, AIA Canada. "He is a strong addition and we welcome him to our team. I am convinced that his strong insurance industry knowledge, broad expertise, and network will make him and the program extremely successful."

The Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program was launched in October 2016 as a not-for-profit, Canadian program verifying the highest standards of repair capability. Collision repair facilities accredited through the program can declare to their customers, their insurance partners, and the public that they meet the most rigorous requirements for modern vehicle repair.

"I am thrilled to join the AIA Canada team," says Rocco Neglia. "I look forward to the new opportunities and growth that I can bring to the program and to AIA Canada's stakeholders."



The essential function of the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP) is to accredit collision repair facilities against a collection of standards which are contributed by participating OEs and/or other stakeholders. CCIAP is run by and for the Canadian collision repair industry. The program is managed by AIA Canada, a national not-for-profit association which reaches the entire industry. Visit for more information.

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