"AEII was founded to deliver the highest quality
products and services related to the Automotive
Industry using the latest innovations available in
both automotive technology, systems, and
In doing so, AEII will act independently and provide
the highest quality information and services available
to the Consumer, Industry and any other interested
was founded in 1986 by these guiding principles
of providing the highest
quality products, services, and delivery to the Collision
Since 1986 the Industry has changed dramatically as well as the methods,
delivery, and needs of our products. But even today, we believe
our original vision and mission is still applicable.
AEII was the acronym for Automotive Education of Indiana, Inc.
In 1998, AEII was reformed as AEII, LLC ... and no longer
represents an acronym.
AEII is a founding member of ICN.
Tony Passwater, President of AEII, has actively worked full time
within and with the Collision Industry since 1972 .
He comes from a 3rd generation family in the collision repair
business. During his involvement he has worked and
managed his family owned Collision Repair Shop, owned and
operated Automotive Paint Jobber Store, been an I-CAR Local,
Regional, National, and International Master Trainer, and a
Secondary Vocational Instructor.
He has served as VICA Indiana State Chairman since 1990.
He is actively involved in many Associations including:
US Chess Federation (Life Member)
Institute of Management Consultants
Today AEII has provided products
and services to thousands of individuals across North America, Malaysia, South Korea, New Zealand, Trinidad,
Australia, and China.
AEII has also
expanded to assist other small businesses regardless of Industry
with systems and support needed to succeed in today's competitive