JEFF LABANOVICH | CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER | CARSTAR CANADA
Jeff Labanovich has been named chief operating officer for CARSTAR Canada. Labanovich has been a part of the CARSTAR Canada family for more than 15 years, joining first as a franchise partner and then the corporate team in 2018. As COO, Labanovich will continue to lead the insurance and operations team and will have an increased role in driving overall strategy for the CARSTAR Canada business.
CHARLES AUBRY | ACCOUNT MANAGER | PROGI
Québec-based automotive IT firm, Progi has named Charles Aubry has been appointed to the position of major account manager for automotive paint companies in Canada and abroad, according to a press release from last week. Having only joined the team at Progi three years ago, Aubry quickly climbed the ladder at the company thanks to his “down-to-earth ideas to improve productivity in collision shops and the sound advice he gave them at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
TONY MAMMONE | VP OF OPERATIONS | CARSTAR CANADA
Tony Mammone has been named vice president of operations for CARSTAR Canada. Touting more than 20 years of experience in the collision repair space, Mammone served on the insurance side of the industry as a field adjuster before advancing to a number of leadership roles. As vice president of operations, Tony will continue to lead the operations team but have an increased role in managing our insurance teams, aligning the company’s overall strategy.
SONIA BOUTHILLETTE | FIX AUTO CANADA
Sonia Bouthillette has been appointed vice president of operations for Fix Auto Canada. Bouthillette is a results-oriented professional with over 20 years in the automotive industry, said Fix Auto. She joined the company’s operations in 2009 as director of insurance relations and has held several regional and national roles within the sales and operations functions. In her new role, she will be responsible for the network’s operational efficiencies in the Canadian collision repair business.