August 1, 2019

Gerber Collision & Glass Opens Location in Destin, Florida

Chicago, Illinois – August 1, 2019 – The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) today announced the July 31, 2019 opening of a collision repair center in Destin, Florida.

Located in the Panhandle of Florida, Destin is known for its white sand beaches and emerald green waters. Destin is the principal city on Florida’s Emerald Coast, with approximately 4.5 million visitors annually.

“This new location fills a void between our Fort Walton Beach and Panama City Beach repair centers,” said Tim O’Day, President and COO of the Boyd Group. “We are excited to provide the outstanding service customers expect and to better serve our insurance clients.”

The Boyd Group is continuously looking to add new collision repair locations to its existing network in Canada and the U.S. Interested collision repair center owners are asked to contact Stephen Boyd at the contact coordinates below for more information.

About The Boyd Group Inc.
The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Company”), directly and through subsidiaries, is one of the largest operators of non-franchised collision repair centers in North America in terms of number of locations and sales. The Company operates locations in five Canadian provinces under the trade names Boyd Autobody & Glass ( and Assured Automotive (, as well as in 27 U.S. states under the trade name Gerber Collision & Glass ( The Company uses newly acquired brand names during a transition period until acquired locations have been rebranded.The Company is also a major retail auto glass operator in the U.S. with locations across 34 U.S. states under the trade names Gerber Collision & Glass, Glass America, Auto Glass Service, Auto Glass Authority and The Company also operates a third party administrator, Gerber National Claim Services (“GNCS”), that offers glass, emergency roadside and first notice of loss services. GNCS has approximately 5,500 affiliated glass provider locations and 4,600 affiliated emergency roadside services providers throughout the U.S. For more information on The Boyd Group Inc. or Boyd Group Income Fund, please visit our website at (

For further information, please contact:
Stephen Boyd
Vice President, Corporate Development
Tel: (204) 594-1776

Corporate Headquarters
Boyd Group Services Inc.

1745 Ellice Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3H 1A6
Tel: 204-895-1244
Fax: 204-895-1283