Exposing Excellence In Collision Repair
2020 VeriFacts Symposium Attendees

 

2020 VeriFacts Symposium Attendees

SYMPOSIUM SPEAKERS

FarzamAfsharVeriFacts AutomotiveCEO & PresidentCalifornia
BobAugustineOpus IVSVP Business DevelopmentMichigan
GeorgeAveryAvery Knows ConsultingCEOOklahoma
DavidBakosGeneral MotorsExecutive Director, Global Aftersales
Engineering & Service Operations
Michigan
CoryBalsitisVeriFacts AutomotiveSolutions ArchitectCalifornia
     
DeanBruceFord Motor Co.Collision MarketingMichigan
SteveDoughertyFletcher Jones Caliber CenterMercedes Collision Manager (retired)California
DavidDeBoerBurke Porter GroupCEOMichigan
PatrickDoraisState of CaliforniaChief of the Bureau of Automotive RepairCalifornia
DanDutraSIG’s Body Shop – WaipahuOwnerHawaii
CindyGranseVeriFacts AutomotiveVP, Information Technology & SupportCalifornia
RexGreenJefferies, LLCManaging DirectorMassachusetts
ShawnGriffinAsbury Automotive GroupNational Collision DirectorGeorgia
FredIantornoVeriFacts AutomotiveVP, IoTCalifornia
BobKirstiukFix Auto UK / Advantage Parts SolutionsOwner / CEOBC, Canada
JohnLancasterSubaru of AmericaNational Wholesale Parts ManagerNew Jersey
ChristopherMaimoneCrown City Tire Auto CareBoard of Directors & AcquisitionsCalifornia
MikeMillerVeriFacts AutomotiveVP, OEM ServicesCalifornia
JasonMoseleyIBIS WorldwideCEOEngland
ChrisOllilaVeriFacts AutomotiveDirector of Coaching & Account ManagerCalifornia
GregPotterEquipment and Tool InstituteChief Technology OfficerMichigan
BurlRichardsBurl’s Collision CenterPresidentTexas
WilliamRomaniello VeriFacts AutomotiveVP, Operations & EducationCalifornia
TedSteinSoCal Penske Fixed Operations DirectorCalifornia
AminToufaniT Labs / Singularity UniversityCEO / Lead ProfessorCalifornia

VERIFACTS CUSTOMERS

RonnetteColeman1st Certified Collision CentersVice PresidentCalifornia
BillLawrence1st Certified Collision CentersPresidentCalifornia
ChuckOwens1st Certified Collision CentersDirector of ComplianceCalifornia
AdamSapunjianAGC Collision CenterDirectorCalifornia
DavidMelloAnderson Behel Body ShopOwnerCalifornia
ShawnGriffinAsbury Automotive GroupNational Collision DirectorGeorgia
SteveVlaszofBrown Brothers Auto Body & PaintOwnerCalifornia
BurlRichardsBurl’s Collision CenterPresidentTexas
JohnBeckworthCaliber Collision CentersVP-Strategic ImplementationFlorida
ShirinHezarCaliber Collision CentersDirector, Strategic AccountsCalifornia
ShadiKasbarCaliber Collision CentersVice President, Strategic AccountsCalifornia
MichaelLeVasseurCaliber Collision CentersDirector, Business DevelopmentPennsylvania
MarkSandersCaliber Collision CentersCEO & PresidentTexas
DavidSmithCaliber Collision CentersSVP Supply Chain StrategyTexas
RobertWalneCaliber Collision CentersDirector Standard of QualityTexas
RafaelLopezCaliber Collision – CovinaTechnicianCalifornia
HectorGonzalezCaliber Collision – CovinaCenter ManagerCalifornia
AnaNajeraCaliber Collision – CovinaRegional Performance ManagerCalifornia
SteveDoughertyCaliber Collision – Fletcher JonesMercedes Collision Manager (retired)California
ChrisSandovalCar CraftersTechnicianNew Mexico
SeanGuthrieCar Crafters, Inc.- MontanoDirector of OperationsNew Mexico
SandyPanduroCARSTAR 700AdministratorCalifornia
MikeChiltonCARSTAR Chilton Auto Body
– San Carlos
OwnerCalifornia
AngeliqueBanuelosEurotech Refinishing & CollisionCSR ManagerCalifornia
DebbieHoeneckeEurotech Refinishing & Collision
– Bellflower
CFOCalifornia
KeithMyersEurotech Refinishing & Collision
– Bellflower
OwnerCalifornia
DavidCaulfieldFix Auto – Anaheim NorthOwnerCalifornia
PeterReszczynskiFix Auto – ChicagoGMIllinois
KarlCopenhaverFix Auto – El MirageOwnerArizona
JimHuardFix Auto – IrvineManaging PartnerCalifornia
VatcheDerderianFIX Auto – MontroseOwnerCalifornia
MaureenHolmesFix Auto RedlandsChief Cook and Bottle WasherCalifornia
GaryBagwellFix Auto USAOperations ManagerOregon
ShellyBickettFix Auto USAOwnerCalifornia
ErickBickettFix Auto USAOwner/CEOCalifornia
GregCarterFix Auto USADirector Franchise DevelopmentCalifornia
KyleDrobFix Auto USANetwork Development ManagerCalifornia
AmandaFazioFix Auto USAOperations Project ManagerCalifornia
PaulGangeFix Auto USAPresident and CEOCalifornia
ChrisKimballFix Auto USAGeneral ManagerCalifornia
DennisO’MahoneyFix Auto USAVice PresidentCalifornia
FrankGobbatoFormula First CollisionPresidentOntario,Canada
DaveMarchFountain Valley BodyworksCFOCalifornia
MichaelMarchFountain Valley BodyworksGeneral ManagerCalifornia
BrandyJacksonJack’s Body Works, IncGeneral ManagerCalifornia
JasonJacksonJack’s Body Works, IncOperations ManagerCalifornia
RichardKizirianJim & Jacks Automotive
– El Segundo
CEOCalifornia
ToddKraftKraft’s Body ShopPresidentCalifornia
BenjaminMendoza JrKelly’s Body Shop IncCFOCalifornia
BillLawrenceLC Automotive GroupPresidentCalifornia
SamuelMahnkeMahnke Auto Body – GunnisonPresidentColorado
TomWilliamsonMarina Auto BodyPresidentCalifornia
KenMasonPrestige Auto BodyBusiness Development ManagerCalifornia
DarrellGatesPrestige Auto CollisionRegional ManagerCalifornia
RandyStablerPride Auto BodyPresidentCalifornia
SteveSchaeferSchaefer Autobody CentersSchaefer Autobody CentersMissouri
MickiWoodsSchiro’s Collision RepairsMarketing DirectorCalifornia
DanDutraSIG’s Body Shop – WaipahuOwnerHawaii
RogerPenske JrSoCal PenskePresidentCalifornia
TedSteinSoCal Penske Fixed Operations DirectorCalifornia

SHOPS

JohnPinkertonAutomotive Calibration SpecialistsDirector Of OperationsCalifornia
GaryTrudeauAutomotive Calibration SpecialistsOwnerCalifornia
CharlesBistagneBistagne Bros Body ShopOwnerCalifornia
RobertChampeKniesel’s CollisionCEOCalifornia
ChrisChaseCertified Collision GroupVP, Information Technology
& Special Projects
Texas
MartyEvansCertified Collision GroupCOO   Idaho
ChrisSestitoCertified Collision GroupSVP – Insurance Service GroupCalifornia
BrettClymerBen Clymer’s The Body ShopGeneral ManagerCalifornia
BrianNewberryCARSTARVP of Franchise DevelopmentNorth Carolina
ConnorSmithCARSTAR – Cornforth Campbell NorthOE ManagerNorth Carolina
StevenDavisCollision Technical ServicesOwnerHawaii
ChristopherMaimoneCrown City Tire Auto CareBoard of Directors & AcquisitionsCalifornia
LillianMaimoneCrown City Tire Auto CareOwnerCalifornia
ThomasMaimoneCrown City Tire Auto CareOwnerCalifornia
WadeBartokCSN Elite Body Shop LtdPresidentBC, Canada
MiroBilaverDC AutocraftGeneral ManagerCalifornia
DavidNordeenDC AutocraftPresidentCalifornia
BobKirstiukFix Auto UK / Advantage Parts SolutionsOwner / CEOBC, Canada
NickoleKirstiukFix Auto UK / Advantage Parts SolutionsPartnerBC, Canada
KevinBurnettGerber Collision & GlassCOO US CollisionIllinois
VinceClaudioGerber Collision & GlassSVP, OperationsWashington
HarryBarseghianHarry’s Auto Collision CenterOwnerCalifornia
SeanMcIntoshKirmac Automotive Collision
Systems Inc.
Director of Business DevelopmentBC, Canada
MarkMcIntoshKirmac Automotive Collision
Systems Inc.
Director of OperationsBC, Canada
DavidMcCollumMcCollum Auto BodyPresidentOregon
DaneDearloveMikes Auto BodyCorporate LeaderCalifornia

INSURERS

David ELawrence JrAIG Private Client GroupRegional Material Damage Manager
Western Zone
California
RobertCretelAuto Club EnterprisesClaim Group ManagerCalifornia
DarinLuttrellAuto Club of Southern California ACSCManager Member Preferred RepairsCalifornia
DanTessadriCSAA (AAA NorCal)Manager Physical Damage – VendorCalifornia
DonFinleyCSAA IGAPD Process & Performance ManagerCalifornia
GerryPoirierFarmers InsuranceNational ADP Strategy ManagerGeorgia
RandyHousleyFarmers InsuranceCalifornia Zone Division SupervisorCalifornia
ErichCalderonGEICOAuto Damage ManagerCalifornia
PhillipGallimoreGEICOAD DirectorCalifornia
MikeChenLiberty Mutual InsuranceDirector of Strategic Supplier ManagementWashington
KerryDayhoffLiberty Mutual Insurance  Claims Team ManagerCalifornia
RoyLowensteinLiberty Mutual InsuranceClaims Team ManagerCalifornia
KevinAultUSAADirector Claims OperationsArizona
LukeHarrisUSAAAVP InnovationTexas
ScottSchneewindUSAAQuality AssuranceWashington
TonyMorganZenith Insurance CompanyMaterial Damage Claims SpecialistCalifornia

VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS (OEMS)

RossanaAlvarezAmerican Honda Motor Co.Assistant Manager, ProFirst
Program Management
California
GerritTunstadBMW of North AmericaBody and Paint InstructorCalifornia
DeanBruceFord Motor Co.Collision MarketingMichigan
ChrisBlackmoreGeneral MotorsProgram Manager – CollisionMichigan
DavidBakosGeneral MotorsSVPMichigan
JohnEckGeneral MotorsCollision ManagerMichigan
JoeVillanuevaGeneral MotorsAdvanced Serviceability of Design EngineerMichigan
AndyMacDonaldLucid MotorsGlobal Body Repair Program
Senior Manager
California
JohnLancasterSubaru of AmericaNational Wholesale Parts ManagerNew Jersey

INDUSTRY SUPPORTERS

Santhosh KrishnaChandrabalan3M CompanyGlobal Strategy & Business DevelopmentMinnesota
MarkAlgie3M CompanyStrategic Accounts ManagerWisconsin
DavidSchneider3M CompanyGlobal Business DirectorMinnesota
SteveKirstiukAdvantage Parts SolutionsVice President – APS USABC, Canada
TifarahSenkowAdvantage Parts SolutionsAdvantage Parts SolutionsBC, Canada
TonyMahonAkzoNobel Coatings, Inc.Busisness Services Manager North AmericaTexas
DeirdreMayhoodAkzoNobel Coatings, Inc.Global Key Account ManagerMichigan
TifaniLaneALLDATADirectorNevada
JakeRodenrothasTechDirector of Industry RelationsTexas
AmeerahSaineasTechDirector of MarketingTexas
RoyDuplantierAudatexNational Sales MgrLouisiana
FrankTerlepAuto Techcelerators, LLC.Co-Founder & CEOTexas
BrentBeaulieuAxalta Coating SystemsNational Account ManagerGeorgia
RayFratellaAxalta Coating SystemsCollision Services ManagerPennsylvania
MichaelHarrisAxalta Coating SystemsNA Technical Manager, MSOFlorida
JamesOcampoAxalta Coating SystemsMSO Sales ManagerCalifornia
SpencerMathisBASFBDMWashington
DavidDeBoerBurke Porter GroupCEOMichigan
PatrickDoraisBureau of Automotive RepairChiefCalifornia
DonaldElliottCarfaxDirector of Strategic Data PartnersVirginia
DanielRisleyCCC Information ServicesVP Quality Repair & Market DevelopmentIllinois
MichaelAndersonCollision AdvicePresidentVirginia
DougKellyCollision Industry ConsultantPresidentTexas
PetraSchroederCollisionistaCollisionista LeaderMichigan
JohnHarveyCrashBay.com Inc.CEOOntario,Canada
ScottBrownDiagnostic NetworkFounderCalifornia
MitchellShenkinEnterprise/HoldingsVP of Sales  California
TrentTinsleyEnterprise/HoldingsDirector, Business DevelopmentCalifornia
AlissaAlexanderEnterprise/HoldingsSales & Marketing ManagerCalifornia
GregPotterEquipment and Tool InstituteCTOMichigan
DanardCrookFinishmasterAccount ManagerCalifornia
HarryDhanjalFix Network WorldGlobal VP OEM Relations &
Strategic Marketing Development
Ontario,Canada
PeterPolitoFix Network WorldRegional GM Western USAOntario,Canada
GerryHodappFormel DVP Business DevelopmentMichigan
DebbieTeterGarmat USADirector of Sales & MarketingColorado
RexGreenJefferies, LLCManaging DirectorMassachusetts
JasonMoseleyIBIS WorldwideCEOEngland
MichaelBertrandHedson TechnologiesPresidentOntario
MarkHelvenstonIAAIVPIllinois
JamesRyggIAAIExecutive Sales DirectorIllinois
KevorkKahwajianIndustrial FinishesBusiness Development ManagerCalifornia
AveryHodgeMatrix WandSales CoordinatorKansas
MichaelChongMatrix WandPresidentHawaii
SteveLyonMatrix WandPresidentKansas
JackRozintMitchellVP, Sales & ServiceCalifornia
BrianMossMitchellSr Director Sales, Auto Physical
Damage Solutions
California
DebbieDayMitchellEVP and GMCalifornia
BillLopezOECGlobal VP – General Manager CollisionOhio
DavePankowOECVP Global Corporate DevelopementOhio
NickBossinakisOPSCEOTexas
SibBahjatOPSCOOTexas
ClintBodineOPSEVP Sales & MarketingTexas
BobAugustineOpus IVSVP Business DevelopmentMichigan
KurtLammonPolyvancePresidentAlabama
JenniferJarzembowskiPPG IndustriesNational Business Development ManagerMichigan
BryanRobainaRobaina Direct LLCManagerCalifornia
JeffBellSaint-Gobain AbrasivesAccount Manager, National AccountsOhio
RandyVidalSaint-Gobain AbrasivesStrategic Account ManagerPennsylvania
TimothyDavisSCA Appraisal CompanyPresidentCalifornia
SeanCareySCG ManagementCEOIllinois
GaryGumushianSoleraGlobal Vice President – OEM &
Industry Relations
Texas
KarlKirschenmanSpanesi AmericasDirector, Communication and TechnologyIllinois
JackPereaSuperior ReplacementOwnerCalifornia
SaraRoosSuperior ReplacementBusiness Development ManagerCalifornia
OsvaldoBergaglioSymachCEOItaly
JillMeeuwsenSynergy Management ConsultantsCEOCalifornia
MikeKaplaniakUniparts O.E.M. CanadaVice PresidentOntario,Canada
CharlieRichVeritas AdvisorsManaging DirectorCalifornia
JohnWalcherVeritas AdvisorsPresidentCalifornia
DeborahRobinsonVictory Management GroupPresidentNorth Carolina
DaleRossVictory Management GroupSr Account DirectorNorth Carolina
MikeCranfillVSG – Chief Collision TechnologyVP Business DevelopmentIndiana
JoshCoxWesco GroupRegional ManagerCalifornia
JimHackerWesco GroupBusiness Development DirectorWashington
JasonJamisonWesco GroupWescoWashington
ChrisStonebergWesco GroupBusiness Development ManagerWashington
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