As part of the deal, the single-location repair center, located at 609 South Marshall Ave. in El Cajon, CA, will begin operating as Service King immediately.
“This is another exciting step in our continued journey to serve customers and business partners across the San Diego community,” said Alan Saviano, Service King market vice president for Southern California. “Service King continues to be intentional in our growth plans by partnering with established and reputable teams dedicated to superior customer service. It's a privilege to welcome Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint to the Service King family. Together, we look forward to a bright future.”
Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint served the community with high-quality collision repair service since 1959 and is I-CAR Certified.
“The entire Gene Townsend Auto Body and Paint team is proud to join hands with an industry-leader like Service King,” said original owner and founder Gene Townsend. “This is a great step forward for our teammates, customers and partners. The national support system Service King provides now backs the very same quality and craftsmanship expected by our customers for more than 50 years."
Service King first expanded to the San Diego metro in 2015 and continues to explore opportunities for additional growth.
For more information, visit www.ServiceKing.com.