Plano, Texas -- April 13, 2017 -- Repairify has announced the appointment of Frank Terlep and Todd Balan to the offices of Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Development respectively. Repairify makes the asTech diagnostic device.
Terlep has more than 30 years of technology experience in the automotive, collision repair and claims industries. He has held executive positions at AkzoNobel, Mitchell International and Carstation.com, is a past chairman of the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA), launched three successful startups and helped design and launch four business management software systems for the autobody and repair industries. Most recently, Terlep designed and developed The Demand Engine, a sales, marketing and customer retention system.
“Joining the asTech management team is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to build an organization and technology solution that will change the way collision repairers, insurers and other organizations properly test and repair a vehicle’s electronic nervous system,” said Terlep.
Balan most recently served as Vice President, Corporate Development for Polaris Industries and currently serves on the Company’s board of directors. He has also served as Director of Marketing and Strategy for United Technologies Corporation’s fire and security business and has held marketing, general management, business development, and strategy roles within Danaher Corporation, Emerson Electric and Colfax Corporation. He has also served on various for profit and nonprofit boards. In his new role, Balan will be responsible for leading Repairify’s expansion into the mobile vehicle electronic services market.
“The addition of Todd and Frank to the senior leadership team represents an important step forward in the Company’s efforts to expand its capabilities to service today’s sophisticated vehicles,” Doug Kelly, CEO of Repairify said. “The need for vehicle electronic services is more evident now than ever as auto manufacturers race to deliver a safer, smarter, more fuel efficient, connected vehicles, through the use of technology.”
For more information, please visit astech.com.