DALLAS, July 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In 1976, Eddie Lennox used a $ 10,000 loan granted to him by his neighbor, Charles Morgan, to open the very first King Collision Service in a sheet metal building with three bays Dallas.
Now, after 45 years of being an impressive competitor in the industry and growing to 335 locations, Service King is celebrating its anniversary by creating a future of meaningful innovation in the automotive collision field through its vision of “building for tomorrow.” “.
âWe have been an industry leader for the past 45 years as our business is focused on a few key pillars,â said the CEO of Service King. David Cush. âWe put the customer at the center of the repair experience, we strive to be the most efficient accident repair operator, and we are committed to supporting our communities with acts of service. And as we reflect on a successful run so far, we ‘also envision a future where we won’t just be the most efficient and technologically advanced auto collision repair company in the country. “
Founded on 45 years of service, the operator of high quality auto body repair facilities has nurtured a culture around a call to serve. Since its inception, Service King has supported the communities it serves through various monetary and vehicle donations nationwide. In addition to making annual donations to several nonprofit organizations, the company has regularly repaired and donated vehicles to deserving beneficiaries across the country across the National Council of Automobile Bodies (NABC) Recycled ridesÂ® program for over 10 years.
Along with its unwavering passion to help others, Service King continues to develop top-notch offerings to streamline the customer experience. The company launched its 24/7 contactless service Auto-schedule service in January 2021, marking the first of its kind in the accident repair industry.
The innovative self-planning process creates a personalized workflow ranging from automatically recommending the first available appointment to accelerating rental car bookings, starting moments after a customer files a complaint with his insurer.
Service King’s state-of-the-art self-planning service is an important step in implementing its vision of âbuilding for tomorrowâ. Looking to the future, Service King plans to transform the way collision repair is done through streamlined processes, nationwide growth and a focus on teammate development. By creating an atmosphere that âbuilds for tomorrowâ, clients benefit from a state-of-the-art digital experience, and team members are empowered to thrive in their careers.
In addition to unveiling its vision of “building for tomorrow”, Service King will celebrate its 45e birthday by donating $ 45,000 to the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) – a non-profit organization that focuses on pre-employing and preparing the next generation of bodywork technicians.
âFor 45 years, we’ve been leading the way in collision repair services,â said the president of Service King. Jeff McFadden. âWe are proud of the incredible strides we have made in the industry throughout our heritage and we have so much more to look forward to as together we are focused on our mission of ‘building for tomorrow’. ”
To learn more about Service King, visit serviceking.com.
About Service King CollisionÂ®
King Collision ServiceÂ®, now celebrating 45 years of experience in the auto repair industry, is a leading national operator of complete, high quality auto body repair facilities. The organization is consistently recognized for its commitment to customer satisfaction, the quality of its work and its contribution to the industry through innovative training and recruitment initiatives. Service King dates back to Dallas, Texas and founder Eddie Lennox who opened the very first Service King in 1976. Today, Service King operates sites in 24 states and the District of Colombia across the United States
Emily ashmun, King Collision Service
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