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Below are some of the published articles I’ve enjoyed creating. I’ve written extensively in the collision repair industry, but I’m always eager to expand my knowledge on a variety of topics and in other industries.

Be Prepared and Be Ready: Tips for Selling Your Business
Printed in Autobody News If you own a collision repair business, you will eventually have to ask: “Is it time
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Collision Repair Industry Associations Make 2021 New Year’s Resolutions
Printed in Autobody News On New Year’s Eve, people typically enjoy reflecting on the ending year, but 2020 has been
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Set Yourself Up for 2021 Marketing Success with Shop Marketing Pros
Printed in Autobody News With 2020 quickly coming to an end, most collision repair shop owners have likely already begun
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Aiming to Win at ABAT’s 4th Annual Skeet Shoot
Printed in Autobody News On October 15th, the Auto Body Association of Texas (ABAT) hosted its 2020 Annual Dean Griffin
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2020 Collision Repair Industry: A Year in Review
Printed in Autobody News It’s undeniable that 2020 has been a year for the history books – the amount of
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How to Slay Car Monsters with Preventative Care
Published on AskPatty.com Your hands are shaking, you’re hyperventilating, and you’re terrified. No, it’s not a zombie shambling up behind
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AASP/NJ: Citing Section 64 Could Backfire on Insurers
Printed in Autobody News Non-DRP shops in New Jersey often receive requests to match DRP pricing from insurers, who cite
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Beth Rutter Shares Sneak Peek of Pilot Program
Printed in Autobody News Four guest speakers attended the St. Louis I-CAR Committee’s September virtual meeting, including collision repair industry
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100-Year-Old Shop Enjoys State-of-the-Art Color Matching with Lusid GenRock
Published in Autobody News Longevity sets Runge’s Auto & Tire apart from the competition in Chicago, Ill. The 18,000 square
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AIRCAT Pneumatic Tool Line Makes Work Easier for Ohio Shop
Published in Autobody News Investing in tools that offer both quality and value is absolutely imperative for John Plevris, owner
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But words are things, and a small drop of ink,
Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces
That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.

— – George Gordon, Lord Byron