July 25, 2014 // Franchising.com // Mooresville, NC – Christian Brothers Automotive, the automotive repair shop creating a positive "culture shock" in town with its commitment to honesty and integrity, opened a new location this week situated at 688 Brawley School Road in Mooresville, North Carolina.
Located on Brawley School Road between Brawley Middle School and Parkway Plaza and across from Peninsula Baptist Church, the nearly 5,000 square-foot location includes nine service bays, as well as an upscale lobby with a home-charm décor that features leather couches, decorative lighting, artwork and hardwood floors. Christian Brothers also offers a new courtesy shuttle vehicle to transport you to and from work or home while your vehicle is being serviced. Waiting customers can enjoy free Wi-Fi, coffee and bottled water in the quiet lobby.
"I am extremely thankful to be a part of the Christian Brothers family," said Carl Garrett, who owns the new shop. "Christian Brothers is very highly rated as a franchise system, and operates as a partnership between the franchisor and franchise partner. That is exactly what I was looking for in a business opportunity."
Christian Brothers Automotive provides full-service automotive diagnostic testing and evaluation, maintenance programs and repair work for all domestic and foreign vehicles at each of their locations. All Christian Brothers Automotive facilities are staffed with automotive service excellence (ASE) certified technicians.
Carl recently returned from Afghanistan on April 2, 2014, having served a nine month tour of duty with Operation Enduring Freedom in the 207th Regional Support Group. Carl is a North Carolina native and has two sons, Nolan who is 16 years old, and Peyton who is 10. "I am looking forward to serving the Mooresville community with excellent automotive repair," said Carl. "I know that customers will appreciate the nice difference we offer."
For more information about Christian Brothers Automotive in Mooresville, please visit their website at http://www.cbac.com/store/mooresville-nc or find them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CBAMooresville.
688 Brawley School Road
Mooresville, NC 28117
Christian Brothers Automotive is one of the nation’s leading automotive service and repair franchise systems with more than 120 locations open and an additional 25 under development
in 18 states including Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas.
Mark Carr, president and CEO, opened the first location in Houston, Texas, in 1982. The store’s main principle was to run an automotive repair facility based on honesty, integrity, reliability and exceptional customer service, which is still the core philosophy of Christian Brothers Automotive today. Christian Brothers Automotive began selling franchises in 1996 and continues to grow at a pace of 15 to 20 stores annually. The company also continues to maintain a 100 percent success rate with its store operations, never having closed a location.
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Christian Brothers began 2015 with 135 locations nationwide, but its growth is unique - the auto repair franchise has not closed a single location since it began franchising in 1996.