VeriFacts names new senior VP of operations

Jan. 1, 2020
Douglas Irish of Albany N.Y., will join Verifacts

Automotive as senior vice president, operations,

effective immediately.
Douglas Irish of Albany N.Y., will join Verifacts Automotive as senior vice president, operations, effective immediately.Like this article? Sign up to receive our weekly news blasts here.

He will be responsible for day to day operations, product planning and development as well as expanding opportunities into new markets.

"Douglas Irish is a technically sound individual with more than 20 years experience and a proven track record of success managing process improvement, product implementation, direct repair networks and training and technical development programs,” said Farzam Afshar, VeriFacts Automotive CEO and co- founder. "Throughout his career, Irish has worked with cross-functional teams and driven customer satisfaction, revenue growth and superior financial performance by improving the customer experience, cycle time, quality and efficiency."

"I am excited to join VeriFacts Automotive, a company known for innovation and exposing excellence in collision repair. VeriFacts is recognized as uniquely qualified to provide independent, third-party verification of a shop's overall ability to consistently deliver high quality collision repairs, and has a roadmap of high value next generation solutions that position the company for future growth and success," said Irish.

Irish held a variety of technical and administrative positions of increasing responsibility over a 20 year period at MetLife, focused on process improvement, vendor relations, product testing and implementation and most recently as Claim Technical Development Administrator. In several previous positions, he managed and developed material damage teams, relationships with MSO and consolidator networks and provided expertise for claim processes to the IT department for new product integration. He holds a BA in Business Management from Saint Leo University.

For more information visit www.verifactsauto.com.

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