CHICAGO, June 7, 2016 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group") today announced the June 1, 2016 opening of a collision repair center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The center previously operated as part of the Seelye Ford car dealership.
"Adding this location to our other two centers in Kalamazoo gives us coverage in the southern part of the city to better serve new customers and our insurance partners," said Tim O'Day, President and COO of the Boyd Group's U.S. operations. "Additionally, this repair center being co-located with a car dealership gives us a prime opportunity to introduce dealership customers to our high level of quality and service."
"We're also pleased to announce that Kevin Hopp, who has managed this location for the past two years will continue to lead the center," added Mr. O'Day.
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. (the "Company"), directly and through subsidiaries, is one of the largest operators of non-franchised collision repair centers in North America in terms of number of locations and sales. The Company operates locations in five Canadian provinces under the trade name Boyd Autobody & Glass (http://www.boydautobody.com), as well as in 19 U.S. states under the trade name Gerber Collision & Glass (http://www.gerbercollision.com). The Company is also a major retail auto glass operator in the U.S. with locations across 31 U.S. states under the trade names Gerber Collision & Glass, Glass America, Auto Glass Service, Auto Glass Authority and Autoglassonly.com. The Company also operates a third party administrator, Gerber National Claims Services ("GNCS") that offers first notice of loss, glass and related services. GNCS has approximately 5,500 affiliated glass provider locations and 4,600 affiliated emergency roadside services providers throughout the U.S. 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: Stephen Boyd, Vice President, Corporate Development, Tel: (204) 594-1776, firstname.lastname@example.org; Kim Allen, Director of Business Development, Tel: (847) 410-6003, email@example.com