Concordia Collision Centres and Assured Automotive are pleased to announce the establishment of a joint venture between their respective organizations for the Greater Ottawa market.
This joint venture includes the two Concordia Collision Centres combined with the recently acquired Assured Frank & Guy locations. The Concordia and Frank & Guy brands have a proven and established reputation as leaders in the Greater Ottawa collision repair industry. Concordia is approaching its 50th year in business, while Frank & Guy has been established for over 35 years.
Assured Automotive operates 38 locations in the Greater Toronto and surrounding areas and are the leader in collision repair Multi-Store Ownership (MSO) and the largest MSO in Canada.
Assured’s President & COO, Tony Canadé, states, “The expansion of the Assured brand into the Ottawa market provides an exciting opportunity to enhance our service to our Insurance partners. This joint venture will strengthen our business across all 43 of our locations and provide for unique opportunities for our key insurance partners."
Walter Grego will assume the role of president for the newly incorporated company, Assured Ontario East Inc., that will operate both the Assured Concordia and Assured Frank & Guy locations. Don Strong has been appointed vice-president of operations- administration for the Greater Ottawa Market. Guy Cousineau complements the management team in the role of vice-president of operations-technical.