The 1Collision Network has expanded its U.S. footprint with the addition of Jet Auto Care in Colorado Springs, Colo.
“We are excited to partner with 1Collision, and believe their corporate support will help grow our business and our profits,” said Gary Wendorf, owner of Jet Auto Care. “The new business name will be 1Collision Jet Auto Care.”
Randazzo’s Gallery Collision in Bradley, Ill., has also recently affiliated with 1Collision.
“In today’s highly competitive collision repair Industry, shops need added support, with quality, competitive solutions,” said Mike Randazzo, owner of Randazzo’s Gallery Collision and former president and board member of the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Illinois. “We are excited to begin our journey implementing the 1Collision offerings.”
Added 1Collision Vice President of Operations Kelly Cooper, “As we continue to grow our network of high-quality collision repair businesses, we are grateful that shop owners like Mike and Gary see the opportunities that lie ahead for collision repair shops that focus on providing proper repairs by utilizing OE procedures, effectively managing their KPIs and providing outstanding customer care.”
In other 1Collision news, Brianne Garvin, formerly with Harley Davidson’s corporate social media department, has joined the 1Collision Marketing Group as social media team lead and marketing support specialist.
Djordge Cancarevic, a recent Purdue University Northwest graduate and soccer athlete, has been hired as 1Collision business development account manager.
Joyce Schuenke has joined the team as location admin and data management support lead. Schuenke is a collision industry veteran who has attained extensive expertise and experience in front office administration process training and coaching from her time with a collision franchise, an information provider and a computer management system training company.
Chad Bijou, a successful shop operator, has also joined the 1Collision support team as a performance coach and business management advisor.
“With the recent staff additions, the 1Collision support team now numbers 20 specialists whose talents and professional expertise cover virtually every aspect of collision repair operational, financial, administrative and comprehensive marketing support available to our partner locations,” said Jim Keller, president and CEO of 1Collision.
For more information about the 1Collision Network, contact John Keller at [email protected].