ASE's mission is to improve the quality of vehicle repair and service through the testing and certification of repair and service professionals.
Automotive Service Excellence. A non-profit organization for the testing and certification of vehicle service technicians. To be "ASE certified" implies a technician has passed one or more of the organization's exams.
Alberta Stock Exchange. Founded through the incorporation of the Calgary Stock Exchange in 1913; trading activity is closely tied to oil and gas discoveries in western Canada; under a restructuring agreement between Canada's exchanges, was combined with the VSE to form the Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX); in 2001, the CDNX was taken over by the Toronto Stock Exchange.