Service King announces promotions

Jan. 1, 2020
Service King Collision Repair Centers announced two executive promotions.
Service King Collision Repair Centers, a multi-state operator of high-quality collision repair facilities and the fastest growing U.S.-based collision repair company, announced today two executive promotions: Brent McKinney has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Operations and Dan Michaelis has been promoted to DFW Market Vice President. “We are blessed with a talented and tenured leadership team, which is a differentiator for Service King,” said Chris Abraham, Chief Executive Officer for Service King. “As we continue to grow rapidly and identify new opportunities for expansion, we have taken great care to build the leadership infrastructure to support today’s needs and prepare Service King for the future.” Both McKinney and Michaelis have long histories with Service King. McKinney joined Service King in 2000 as a store manager and quickly moved up to a regional manager. He was then promoted to San Antonio Market Vice President in 2011 to oversee development in the new market. In 2012 he returned to Dallas to serve as the DFW Market Vice President. As Executive Vice President of Operations, McKinney will oversee all market vice presidents, lead new market integration and oversee market and company performance in all operational areas. Michaelis joined Service King Accounting Department in 1990. He then moved on to become the Service Advisor and then Location Manager in Plano, Texas, the largest Service King location at the time. In 2006, Michaelis was promoted to DFW Regional Manager before moving to Houston to assist in Service King’s first expansion outside the DFW market. As DFW Market Vice President, Michaelis will oversee the operational growth and development of Service King’s largest market. For more information on Service King and its leadership team, visit About Service King Collision Repair Centers Service King Collision Repair Centers is a multi-state operator of collision repair facilities that offer high-quality repairs with a lifetime warranty, free estimates, on-site rental cars and an overall superior customer service experience. Founded more than 36 years ago in Dallas, Texas, Service King Collision Repair Centers, under the direction of CEO, Chris Abraham, has grown to be a leader in the collision repair industry. In 2012, The Carlyle Group bought a majority stake in the company, providing the capital necessary to grow nationally. Service King’s expansion continues, now with over 80 locations in Arizona, Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas with additional growth planned in 2013 and beyond. For more information about Service King, visit Follow Service King's news on Facebook,Twitter and LinkedIn.

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