Friday, 13 December 2013 00:24

Dallas-based Service King Collision Repair Centers has bought Accurate Autobody of Nashville

Terms of the purchase were not disclosed. The purchase includes Accurate Autobody's nine collision repair centers in Middle Tennessee and one off-site production facility. The acquisition gives Service King 22 locations in Tennessee.

“We’re looking forward to partnering with Accurate Autobody and its pristine reputation with consumers and insurance partners,” said Mike Abbott, Market Vice President Tennessee for Service King. “Both companies share a similar commitment to quality repairs and customer satisfaction giving us great confidence in our combined teams’ abilities to deliver superior service to customers in Tennessee.”

Service King will now operate 22 locations in Tennessee. John Hughes, the founder of Accurate Autobody, along with his team members, will be joining more than 2,300 Service King teammates across the country. Hughes’ career in the auto-body industry spans more than 22 years, including a dozen years as owner of Accurate Autobody, during which time he helped it to become a positive contributor in the local community.

“I am very grateful to all of my associates for their hard work and dedication. It is their efforts that have made Accurate Autobody the industry leader in middle Tennessee,” said Hughes. “I am confident that joining the Service King team will offer many opportunities for all as they continue to grow.”

“We are extremely pleased to be able to expand our presence in Nashville. This acquisition will provide consumers more convenient access to a Service King Repair Center,” said Jeff McFadden, President of Service King. “The Service King family welcomes the Accurate Autobody team. We are excited that this growth will provide personal and professional opportunities for everyone.”

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