AAMCO Franchise Expands Texas Footprint With The Opening Of Its First Denton Service Center
Long-time Local Resident and Entrepreneur Turns Hobby into Franchise Business
HORSHAM, Pa. - Oct. 31, 2016 // PRNewswire // - AAMCO Transmissions, Inc. ("AAMCO"), franchisor of the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and an industry leader in total car care services, announced today it has expanded in Texas with the opening of its first location in Denton. The new auto repair shop is located at 222 S. Elm St. and features five full service repair bays, including one for inspections. The AAMCO of Denton marks the brand's 43rd location in the Lone Star State and is owned and operated by local resident and first-time franchisee Darren Brown.
"We are thrilled to welcome Darren Brown to the AAMCO family," said Brett Ponton, CEO and president of American Driveline and AAMCO Transmission, Inc. "Darren's automotive background and passion for service lends itself to being successful over the long-term and we look forward to supporting him as his business expands."
As a resident of North Texas for more than 15 years, Brown brings more than two decades of customer service and automotive repair experience to AAMCO. Prior to purchasing his first franchise, the entrepreneur was a technical support representative for ADP, a comprehensive global provider of cloud-based Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions. Brown also has a passion for cars and worked at two automotive shops for nearly a decade prior to joining ADP.
"I'm thrilled to bring AAMCO to the Denton community and eager to introduce the brand to its local residents," said Brown. "The company has an outstanding leadership team and support system for sits franchise network. I look forward to welcoming fellow residents and new customers to the center and serving the community with the very best in total car care service for many years to come."
For more than 50 years, AAMCO's network of locally owned and independently operated automotive service centers has employed the latest technology. Expert technicians diagnose a repair, fix it right the first time and back it with a nationwide warranty. Known as the world's leading transmission expert, the company has evolved into a total car care brand that provides a variety of services including brake repair, tune-ups, shocks and struts, routine maintenance and more. AAMCO was named to Entrepreneur's 2016 Franchise 500®, ranking at the top of the transmission repair category. Based on network size, growth rate and financial strength, the brand also earned a spot on Entrepreneur's "Best of the Best" list. Additionally, AAMCO has been consecutively ranked on Franchise Times' Top 200+ for the last two years.
The AAMCO of Denton will serve customers on Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. For more information, please visit www.aamcodenton.com or call 940-220-2001.
AAMCO is the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and a leader in total car care services. AAMCO has nearly 650 franchised automotive centers throughout the United States and Canada. Established in 1962, AAMCO-branded centers are proud to have served more than 45 million drivers. For more information, visit: aamcouniversity.com, aamco.com or aamcoblog.com.