Customized automobile’s from a family-owned body shop in Decatur, GA are popping up in magazines, music videos and now motion pictures.

FL Shop Profile: Dick and Todd Cornwall of C&C Auto Body

L-R: Dick Cornwell, founder of C&C Auto - Dave Harris, C&C Auto Mechanic - Todd Cornwell, Dick's Son and Current Owner of C&C Auto

Dick Cornwall had three big dreams.

He wanted to drive a wrecker, be his own boss, and have an RV. Luckily, his dreams came true thanks to a lot of hard work, dedication and community support.

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A Florida judge has closed the case brought forth by body shops in Mississippi against insurers for alleged “steering” and “price fixing.” On May 27, Judge Gregory Presnell dismissed the state claims in Capitol Body Shop et al, v. State Farm et al, with prejudice, meaning they cannot be refiled.

David Luehr of Elite Body Shop Solutions took the stage to discuss “Mastering Implementation.” Performing at world class levels requires implementation skills which take leadership skills to the next level, but it all begins by changing how you think about leadership. Quoting Zig Ziglar, Luehr told attendees, “Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn how to do it well.”

Excitement and positive energy filled the room as 188 attendees gathered at the Women Industry Network’s (WIN®) 2016 Educational Conference themed Power of the Past, Force of the Future. On the ten year anniversary of WIN’s inception, association members from around the country met in Tampa, FL to honor the past that has led to the present and learn how to best prepare for the challenges on the horizon.

A lawsuit filed by a Tennessee body shop against Progressive Hawaii Insurance Corporation for alleged “steering” and underpayment of claims has been dismissed.



Authorities say a Georgia veterinarian faces numerous charges and has fled the county after a violent confrontation with his auto mechanic. The veterinarian is considered armed and dangerous.

Painter Uses SATA Guns and Shoots for Quality

 Steve Jones at Premier Collision in Duluth, GA is a perfectionist and that’s why he is also looking for better ways to use his arsenal of SATA spray guns.


Painter Steve Jones, 40, has been making cars look beautiful again for the past 23 years, and it all began with a 1991 Camaro Z-28. A 17-year-old with literally zero painting experience, but with a background in automotive repair, Jones was poised and prepared to make his muscle car look spectacular. When the finished product impressed everyone, including himself, he was hooked.

Street Scenes Auto Stays Green While Saving Space with Mobile Environmental Solutions

Street Scene Auto in Charlotte, NC, shares their facilities (pictured here) with Acme Aero and International Sports Cars.


Collision repair is just one of many reasons customers across the country seek out Street Scenes Auto, a family-owned shop in Charlotte, North Carolina.

East Tennessee Ford, Dodge Celebrate New Campus

Crossville Chronicle
East Tennessee Ford has just completed a floor-to-ceiling renovation of its showroom and sales floor, joining East Tennessee Dodge on the campus of the largest automotive sales lot in the county — conveniently located on N. Main St.