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ABRA Auto Body & Glass Appoints Ann Fandozzi as Chief Executive Officer

Fandozzi will lead ABRA’s continued rapid profitable growth with the support of the strong existing management team Duane Rouse named Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors MINNEAPOLIS – October 10, 2016 – ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national damaged vehicle repair company, today announced that Ann Fandozzi has been appointed Chief Executive […]

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Expands into State of Kentucky

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Expands into State of Kentucky

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – (September 19, 2016) – ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national damaged vehicle repair company, expanded today with the addition of a new location in Florence, Kentucky, approximately 15 miles southwest of Cincinnati, Ohio. Today’s opening brings the company’s national portfolio of repair centers to 335 locations in 25 states. The […]

Rewarding Employee Brand Ambassadors: ABRA’s Approach to Attracting Talent

Rewarding Employee Brand Ambassadors: ABRA’s Approach to Attracting Talent

In a time when unemployment rates are on the decline, many employers find themselves once again in the seller’s seat, struggling to attract good talent. Perhaps no one feels the pinch more than skilled labor industries. ABRA Auto Body & Glass knows the feeling all too well, as the unemployment rate for skilled auto body […]

ABRA EMPLOYEE GETS BIG REWARD FOR JOB REFERRALS

ABRA Employee Gets Big Reward for Auto Body Technician Referrals

Phil Olivarez, a Paint Technician, was rewarded Friday for referring five friends for ABRA’s Auto Body Technician hiring campaign. Phil recognizes the opportunities for education and advancement within the company and is a key spokesperson in promoting Auto Body Technicians to join the ABRA team. Referring Auto Body Technicians is a great way to earn […]

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70 ABRA Shops Become First to Earn NSF Certification

Aug. 10, 2016—NSF International announced Tuesday that it has certified 70 ABRA Auto Body & Glass Repair Centers through the NSF Collision Repair Shop Certification program. “We are pleased to have 70 of our repair centers now certified by NSF International,” Scott Krohn, ABRA executive vice president of operations, said. “This independent certification is confirmation […]

Duane Rouse, CEO of ABRA

Make a Smooth Leadership Transition

On May 2, ABRA Auto Body & Glass announced that its CEO of five years, Duane Rouse, will step down from his position. Under Rouse’s leadership, ABRA increased the company’s system-wide revenue from less than $300 million to more than $1 billion. The company has also added 150 new locations in the past two years […]

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Opens State-of-the-Art Career Development Academy™

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Opens State-of-the-Art Career Development Academy™

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – (July 18, 2016) – ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national damaged vehicle repair company, today announced the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art Career Development Academy. The Academy is located in Eagan, Minnesota and will provide in-depth, hands-on training to the next generation of auto body repair technicians.

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Expands Auto Glass Operations in Philadelphia

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Expands Auto Glass Operations in Philadelphia

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – (July 8, 2016) – ABRA Auto Body & Glass, a leading national damaged vehicle repair company, announced the expansion of its auto glass operations today in the Philadelphia market through the acquisition of Four Sons Auto Glass. Today’s acquisition significantly expands ABRA’s auto glass service area into the central and southern portions […]

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ABRA fights labor shortage with $2,500 bounties, paid training and guaranteed jobs

ABRA Auto Body & Glass is going to unusual lengths to recruit new technicians and get ahead of a looming labor shortage in the auto body industry. The Brooklyn Park-based auto body repair company is offering $2,500 cash rewards for new hire referrals, paying apprentices during a five-week training program, and guaranteeing them tools, industry […]

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