Around the Industry: AAMCO Expands into Texas, Kansas and North Carolina
AAMCO recently announced the signing of three new franchise agreements to open single units in Raleigh, North Carolina, Wichita, Kansas and Dallas, Texas. These latest agreements are part of AAMCO's aggressive growth strategy to expand its national footprint.
Jeff Basch, has 30 years of automotive engineering experience. Basch plans to open a service center in the Wylie, Texas area soon. Basch graduated from AAMCO University’s school of Franchise Ownership where he learned about strategies for business networking, reputation management, recruiting and growth.
“I have always had a keen interest in all things automotive and owning a business in the industry seemed like a natural fit,” Basch said.
After spending many years in the finance industry, Stuart Long is also joining the AAMCO family. Long is opening a service center in Raleigh, North Carolina. In addition, existing AAMCO franchisee, Chad Raymond recently signed a franchise agreement for his third service center in Wichita, Kansas.
“On behalf of AAMCO, we would like to extend a warm welcome to Jeff Basch and Stuart Long and congratulate Chad Raymond on the upcoming opening of his third location,” said senior vice president of franchise sales at AAMCO Transmission, Inc., Brian O’Donnell. “AAMCO has experienced tremendous growth over the last few years and we will continue to focus on expanding our brand presence in communities across the country as well as strengthening our relationships with existing customers.”
With nearly 700 centers across North America, AAMCO is actively seeking single- and multi-unit operators who are passionate about the brand and committed to providing the highest quality service.