Friday, 05 December 2014 00:00

Service King Surpasses 200 Locations with Recent Acquisition

Service King Collision Repair Centers announced on Dec. 2 that the company now operates more than 200 locations with its recent acquisition of Kirmac Collision Services. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Kirmac Collision Services operates 12 locations capable of servicing 2,500 vehicles per month.

"Entering the Pacific Northwest is an exciting step forward for us," said Jeff McFadden, Service King's President. "The integrity and vision with which founders Ian and Ken McIntosh built Kirmac Collision Services naturally drew us to their business. We're excited to bring their team and the Pacific Northwest community into the Service King family."

With the Kirmac acquisition, Service King now offers collision repair services with 209 stores in 21 states throughout the country."Entering our 21st state is a proud moment for the Service King family," said McFadden. "We're excited to bring the Service King standard of excellent service and superior collision repair to the Pacific Northwest community."

Ian McIntosh founded Kirmac Collision Services in British Columbia in 1973 before expanding into Washington in 2000. The company went on to expand across the Puget Sound region."Extending the Kirmac Collision platform and building our business over the past 15 years in Washington has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my entire business career," said Ian McIntosh, CEO of Kirmac Collision Services.  "In ultimately selecting Service King as the new owners of our company, I am fully confident that I have made the right choice and look forward to watching the Service King team in Washington continue to build further on our success."

Service King's acquisition of Kirmac Collision Services officially closed on November 28th. For more information and to view a full list of Service King locations, visit www.serviceking.com.