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Service King Names Stuart Crum Chief Operating Officer

A longtime industry thought leader with experience spanning numerous international automotive brands, Crum joins Service King after serving as president and chairman of Bridgestone America Retail Operations.

Dent Wizard Adds VP of OEM Services for KhS Business Unit

Scott Goodwin will be responsible for directly supporting OEMs in the finished vehicle supply chain by providing solutions for in-transit repairs with a focus on key, battery, wheel and tire replacement, as well as light mechanical.

ITW Evercoat Hires New Director of US Sales

Chad Cantor will lead the U.S. sales organization for the Evercoat collision repair chemical business.

New Consultants Expand Collision Advice Team

Scott Simmons has experience with collision business management systems, while Dean Hancock specializes in estimating and lean production management.

Urethane Supply Company Hires New I-CAR Instructors for Plastic Repair Course

Ben Else and Darrin Mitchell will now be able to teach “Introduction to Nitrogen Plastic Welding” at shops in Oregon, Utah, Idaho, western Colorado and western Wyoming.

Evercoat Welcomes New Marketing Manager

David Jacobson will oversee all marketing-related experiences for both the Evercoat and Auto Magic brands, including communications, new product launches, advertising campaigns, promotional support programs, market research and trade shows.

Caliber Collision Hires New Senior Vice President

Shawn Hezar is the former owner of three California collision repair locations in Covina, Huntington Beach and Upland acquired by the MSO.

Industry Veteran Tony Molla to Join ASA Staff

Molla, currently the vice president of communications for the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, will play a visible role at industry events, leveraging his vast experience and extensive network of contacts.

Car-O-Liner Names New Technical Director

David Scribner brings more than 25 years of experience in product line management, product development, design patents and worldwide OEM homologations of automotive and heavy-duty truck service equipment.

Nagy’s Collision Centers Introduces New Office Manager

Jamie Garrett joins MSO’s Bill Harris Dealerships location in Ashland, Ohio.

Chief Automotive Technologies Names Richard Perry OEM and Strategic Account Sales Manager

Perry previously served as global repair product manager for Chief, and has been with the company since 1996.

Car-O-Liner Names New OEM Account Manager

In his new role, Mark Weinmann will interact closely with the company’s OEM partners across North America to understand their needs and offer solutions to enhance their business.