February 28, 2008 // Franchising.com // LUBBOCK, Texas – The Glass Doctor® of Lubbock franchise owned by Chris and Stacy Bost is ready to "fix your panes" and celebrate its grand opening this Saturday from 2 – 4 p.m. with a windshield tent event. Free windshield chip repairs will be offered to the first 10 customers. Mix 100 will broadcast live and free CiCi's pizza will be provided.
As a full-service glass repair and replacement company, Glass Doctor of Lubbock offers complete automotive glass services. Located at 1111 31st Street, Glass Doctor of Lubbock is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and Saturday by appointment only.
"We're excited to be a part of the Glass Doctor franchise system — a company that is focused on customer satisfaction and makes it the top priority," Chris Bost said. "We looked at their system and how professionally it is run, and we know it will enhance our business." Chris and his wife, Stacy, attended a five-day training course on the latest glass repair technology, customer service techniques and marketing methods, which was conducted at Glass Doctor's headquarters in Waco. Chris will manage the business and Stacy will be outside sales representative. Prissy Gallion will be inside sales representative and Steve Jones will be auto glass service technician.
The auto glass services offered by Glass Doctor of Lubbock complement the Bost's other business. They also own Maximum Image, which does body work, paint, custom mufflers and equipment and restorations. Later this year Glass Doctor of Lubbock plans to add residential and commercial glass repair and replacement services.
"Glass Doctor is a premier choice for complete glass repair and replacement nationwide," said Mark Dawson, president of Glass Doctor. "We're delighted Chris and Stacy have joined our franchise team, and we believe their business will be successful because we all operate under the same core values."
About Glass Doctor®:
Established in 1962, Glass Doctor is the largest chain of full-service glass replacement providers in the nation. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its "Franchise 500," Glass Doctor franchisees offer complete glass replacement, service and repairs to the automotive, residential and commercial markets at more than 360 locations in the United States. Glass Doctor is a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group, Inc. For further information or to find the location nearest you, visit www.glassdoctor.com.
About The Dwyer Group, Inc.:
Based in Waco, Texas, The Dwyer Group, Inc. is a holding company of six service-based franchise companies – Mr. Appliance®, Mr. Electric®, Mr. Rooter®, Aire Serv Heating and Air Conditioning®, Glass Doctor® and Rainbow International Restoration and Cleaning®. The franchise network of The Dwyer Group, Inc. consists of more than 1,400 independently owned and operated franchises. Each company provides high-quality residential and light commercial services to customers worldwide. The Dwyer Group, Inc. is a portfolio company of the Riverside Company. For more information, visit www.dwyergroup.com. ###