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R+W Interview Series: Brian Sump

Brian Sump is not your typical shop owner. A former professional athlete, Sump had never turned a wrench in a shop before starting Denver-based Avalon Motorsports in 2007. But in the years since, he has used his business acumen and a detailed, process-based management philosophy to grow his German-specialty shop.


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How I Did It: Gerry Frank's Blueprint for Success

Gerry Frank is the founder of Repair Shop Coach and owner of Auto Repair Technology, both located in Brook Park, Ohio. According to a recent Ratchet+Wrench article, Frank is a “prophet with numbers,” one who took his shop to more than $1 million in revenue in the first year.

During the podcast, we discuss a formula to help shop owners succeed. In Frank’s own words, the formula is at the full link below. Good luck!


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R+W Interview Series: Greg Buckley

Greg Buckley's Delaware shop is an example of a modern shop that's continually invested in new technology. In the first episode of the Ratchet+Wrench Interview Series, Buckley explains just how he's modernized his shop and how other shop owners can, too.


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