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Service King Collision Repair Centers Continues Expansion with Acquisition of Accurate Autobody

November 20, 2013

RICHARDSON, TX – November 20, 2013 – Service King Collision Repair Centers (“Service King”), a multi-state operator of high-quality collision repair facilities and one of the fastest growing collision repair companies nationwide, announced today it has acquired Accurate Autobody of Nashville (Accurate Autobody), effective immediately.


Service King, now with more than 100 locations in Texas, Tennessee, Arizona, Arkansas and Mississippi, acquired Accurate Autobody’s nine collision repair centers and one offsite production facility in Nashville, Franklin, Clarksville, Madison, Mt. Juliet and Gallatin, Tennessee.  Accurate Autobody has served the Nashville area for 12 years and has been an outstanding performer for the local insurance industry.


“We’re looking forward to partnering with Accurate Autobody and its pristine reputation with consumers and insurance partners,” said Mike Abbott, Market Vice President Tennessee for Service King.  “Both companies share a similar commitment to quality repairs and customer satisfaction giving us great confidence in our combined teams’ abilities to deliver superior service to customers in Tennessee.”


Service King will now operate 22 locations in Tennessee. John Hughes, the founder of Accurate Autobody, along with his team members, will be joining more than 2,300 Service King teammates across the country. Hughes’ career in the auto-body industry spans more than 22 years, including a dozen years as owner of Accurate Autobody, during which time he helped it to become a positive contributor in the local community.


“I am very grateful to all of my associates for their hard work and dedication. It is their efforts that have made Accurate Autobody the industry leader in middle Tennessee,” said Hughes. “I am confident that joining the Service King team will offer many opportunities for all as they continue to grow.”


“We are extremely pleased to be able to expand our presence in Nashville. This acquisition will provide consumers more convenient access to a Service King Repair Center,” said Jeff McFadden, President of Service King. “The Service King family welcomes the Accurate Autobody team.  We are excited that this growth will provide personal and professional opportunities for everyone.”


About Service King Collision Repair Centers

Service King is one of the largest national operators of collision repair facilities, dedicated to offering customers an overall superior service experience. Founded more than 37 years ago in Dallas, Texas, Service King is a leader in the collision repair industry, currently serving customers at more than 100 locations across Texas, Tennessee, Arizona, Arkansas and Mississippi. For more information about Service King, visit Follow Service King's news on Facebook and Twitter.