July 20, 2021
Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Repair Center in Appleton, Wisconsin
Chicago, Illinois – July 20, 2021 – The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Appleton, Wisconsin.
This repair center operated as Peotter’s Collision Center at its current location since 1992. Appleton is the county seat of Outagamie County and the sixth largest city in Wisconsin. Located on the Fox River, Appleton is approximately 30 miles southwest of Green Bay and 100 miles north of Milwaukee. Appleton is home to Lawrence University and is known for its annual Mile of Music Festival.
“We welcome the Appleton team to our Gerber family as we expand our footprint in the Wisconsin region,” said Kevin Burnett, COO of Gerber Collision & Glass. “The addition of this repair center further assists our customers and insurance partners in this market and strengthens our brand.”
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 Jason Hope at the coordinates below for more information.
About The Boyd Group Inc.
The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Company”) 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 in Canada under the trade names Boyd Autobody & Glass (https://www.boydautobody.com) and Assured Automotive (https://www.assuredauto.ca), as well as in the U.S. under the trade name Gerber Collision & Glass (https://www.gerbercollision.com). In addition, the Company is a major retail auto glass operator in the U.S. with operations 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 Claim Services (“GNCS”), that offers glass, emergency roadside and first notice of loss services. For more information on The Boyd Group Inc. or Boyd Group Services Inc., please visit our website at (https://www.boydgroup.com).
For further information, please contact:
Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Projects
Tel: (530) 774-3887