Chicago, Illinois -- September 20, 2012 -- The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group") today announced the opening of a new collision repair center in Germantown, Maryland. The new repair center is approximately 17,000 square feet in size and will operate under the Gerber Collision & Glass trade name. The Boyd Group now owns and operates 8 locations in Maryland, which brings the total number of U.S. locations to 153.
"The new Germantown center is situated in an attractive location on a main commercial thoroughfare with many auto dealerships in the surrounding area," said Tim O'Day, President and COO of the Boyd Group's U.S. operations. "As we continue to execute on our North American growth strategy, this center will serve the northwest Washington D.C. customers and insurance partners."
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 Kim Allen at the contact coordinates below for more information.
About The Boyd Group Inc.
The Boyd Group Inc. is the largest operator of collision repair centres in North America. The Company operates locations in the four Western Canadian provinces under the trade name Boyd Autobody & Glass (http://www.boydautobody.com), as well as in 14 U.S. states under the trade names Gerber Collision & Glass (http://www.gerbercollision.com) and Pearl Auto Body. The Company also operates Gerber National Glass Services, an auto glass repair and replacement referral business with approximately 3,000 affiliated service providers throughout the United States. For more information on The Boyd Group Inc. or Boyd Group Income Fund, please visit our website at http://www.boydgroup.com.
For further information, please contact:
President & CEO
Tel: (204) 895-1244
Business Development Manager
Tel: (847) 410-6003