ABRN Top Shops

  • These 2015 Top Shops climbed to the top of the industry using the resources available to most repairers combined with their own unique spin.
  • First we’ll take a look at how to approach your social media management in order to have an effective presence and then we’ll see how some of our ABRN Top Shops are using their social media sites to engage customers and connect to various communities.
    Chelsea Frey
  • Chantilly Auto Body’s focus on training, community activism and shop excellence have earned it the title of the 2015 ABRN Top Shop.
  • Recently ABRN spoke with its 2015 Top Shops winners to discuss where and how they're sourcing their next great employee. As usually happens with industry employment issues, the discussion turned to a central question: Why is there a shortage of body shop workers?
  • Chantilly Auto Body Group in Chantilly, Va., ABRN's 2015 Top Shops winner, has paved a long, successful path by flourishing in areas where many repairers either are reluctant to tread or may be overlooking.
  • ABRN is again seeking the best of the best to highlight as our 2015 Top Shops! Whether you think your shop is one of the overall best in U.S., or that you excel in one area, here is a chance to get recognized in the Top Shops section of December's ABRN print issue.  
  • Those who have been recognized through the ABRN Top Shops program over the years will get special perks if they register to attend Automechanika Chicago, April 24-26.
    Automechanika Chicago
  • Show off certain aspects of your shop here, and you could be profiled in the Best of the Best section of the December 2015 issue of ABRN.
  • Named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop, Jake’s Auto Body & Towing in High Falls, NY, embraces lean production strategies and processes and is committed to getting it right the first time, every time.
    Jake's Auto Body
  • ABRN announces the 10 winners of its 2014 Top Shops Contest.
  • Named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop, Great Bear Auto Repair in Flushing, NY, embraces a “telling, not selling” service philosophy, and in place of advertising utilizes social media to reach customers.
    Great Bear Auto Body
  • Named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop, G&C Auto Body in Santa Rosa, Calif., works in partnership with insurers to bring the customer the best experience possible.
    G&C Auto Body
  • Named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop, D-Patrick Body and Glass in Evansville, Ind., hosts monthly new customer events to build trust and the service experience.
    D-Patrick Body and Glass
  • Conner Brothers Body Shops in Midlothian, Va., have been named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop for their combination of religious beliefs, humor and standards in providing exceptional customer service.
    Conner Brothers Body Shops
  • Central Collision Center, headquartered in Mokena, Ill., aims for a transparent relationships with both insurers and customers to build trust and strongly values education, as evidenced by its on-site training facility.
    Central Collision
  • Car Crafters in Albuquerque, NM has been named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop for its unique marketing efforts, continued growth and investments in technology.
    Car Crafters
  • Lefler’s Collision and Glass Centers in Evansville, Ind., has been named a 2014 ABRN Top Shop, and stands out with its legacy of industry leadership and community service.
    Lefler's Collision and Glass Centers
  • Mayfield Collision Centers in South Euclid, Ohio, is the winner of the 2014 ABRN Top Shops Contest.
    Mayfield Collision Centers
  • The new website features full events coverage, a robust member roster, a comprehensive news section and a variety of other features and resources for women in the auto care industry.
    Women in Auto Care
  • Keenan Auto Body, a 12-location MSO in the Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersy Tri-State region, leans forward with never-ending positive change.
    James E. Guyette