CHICAGO, Sept. 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group" or "Boyd") today announced the acquisition on September 22 and opening on September 23, 2015 of collision repair centers in Glenwood Springs and Grand Junction, Colorado. Both are located in western Colorado along the I-70 interstate highway and previously operated as Perri's Collision Repair & Refinishing.
"These locations establish a foothold for us in western Colorado to complement our 14 locations focused on Denver in the eastern part of the state," said Tim O'Day, President and COO of the Boyd Group's U.S. operations.
"Both centers are well-established in their markets, with the Grand Junction location serving its community for about 23 years and Glenwood Springs for approximately 10 years," added Mr. O'Day. "We look forward to building on these strong relationships and serving new customers with the Gerber brand of professional and friendly service."
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 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 18 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 30 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, [email protected]; Kim Allen, Director of Business Development, Tel: (847) 410-6003, [email protected]