CHICAGO, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group")
today announced the opening of two new collision repair locations, one
located in Georgia and another in Florida.
The location in Atlanta, Georgia previously operated under the name
Atlanta Import Collision Center and is approximately 22,800 square feet
with 21,600 square feet of production space. This center is located in
the second-largest business district in Atlanta, and houses one-third
of the city's high rises.
In Florida, the new location is in Naples, the principal city in the
Naples-Marco Island metropolitan area, and the Boyd Group's second
location here. It previously operated under the name Eagle Automotive
Auto Body Repairs and is approximately 6,000 square feet, with 5,500
square feet of production space.
"Both of these locations increase our capacity in densely populated
areas and allow us to reach out to new customers and better assist our
insurance partners," said Tim O'Day, President and COO of the Boyd
Group's U.S. operations. "Together, these additions demonstrate that we
are on track to achieve our growth target of 6 to 10 percent through
The Boyd Group is continuously looking to add new collision repair
locations to its existing network in Canada and the U.S. Interested
collision repair center owners are asked to contact Kim Allen at the
contact coordinates below for more information.
About The Boyd Group Inc.
The Boyd Group Inc. is the largest operator of non-franchised collision
repair centers in North America in terms of number of locations and one
of the largest in terms of sales. The Company operates locations in
five Canadian provinces under the trade name Boyd Autobody & Glass (http://www.boydautobody.com), as well as in 15 U.S. states under the trade names Gerber Collision &
Glass (http://www.gerbercollision.com), Collision Revision and Collex. The Company is also a major retail
auto glass operator in the U.S. with locations across 28 U.S. states
under the trade names Gerber Collision & Glass, Glass America, Auto
Glass Services, Auto Glass Only, Auto Glass Authority and S&L Glass.
The Company also operates two third party administrators that offer
first notice of loss, glass and related services. Gerber National Glass
Services is an auto glass repair and replacement referral business with
approximately 3,000 affiliated service providers throughout the U.S.
under the "Gerber National Glass Services" name and "Netcost Claims
Services" which in addition to its referral business, also owns and
operates its own call center and offers roadside assistance services.
For more information on The Boyd Group Inc. or Boyd Group Income Fund,
please visit our website at (http://www.boydgroup.com).
SOURCE: Gerber Collision & Glass
For further information:
President & CEO
Tel: (204) 594-1770
Business Development Manager
Tel: (847) 410-6003