CHEERS TO 20 YEARS

We’re an industry determined to develop BY JAY PERRY I’ve written about the resilience and humanity of the industry in past articles. It is heartwarming to see what business leaders have done thought the past year and half—but I also want to pay tribute to what has happened in our businesses over the past 20 […]

WITH AGE, COMES WISDOM

The only guarantee in life is change BY STEFANO LIESSI Many years ago, a close friend of mine — who has an acute attention to mechanical detail, and ability to dig out a root cause of an issue on almost anything, including a slightly clogged check ball valve in the valve body of a GM […]

A TOAST TO COLLISION REPAIR MAG

Darryl Simmons took a chance—and we reap the rewards BY TOM BISSONNETTE I can remember the first time I heard about Collision Repair magazine (CRM). I was at a CCIF meeting in Toronto, and I ended up at the meeting after the meeting (in the hotel lounge) sitting at a table with Darryl Simmons and […]

I SEE THE LIGHT

Coming out of the tunnel and into greatness BY STEVE KNOX I’ve now seen it, and there is a light at the end of the tunnel. As I sat down at my computer and started writing this column, I felt like I was driving a car with no steering wheel. There I was, trying to […]