CARSTAR has announced the addition of a new facility to its network in the Ottawa region—CARSTAR Barrhaven.
Located at 550 Dealership Drive in Ottawa, Ontario, the facility is the third one owned by Myers Automotive Group. Additionally, the group owns 14 dealerships in the greater Ottawa region. Owner Harry Myers has been a part of the CARSTAR network since 2002. The operations of all three CARSTAR facilities are taken care of by Shawn Jamieson, to Vice President of Collision Operations, Myers Automotive Group.
“We invested a lot into this facility, and we are excited to have it up and running to finally extend our services to the Barrhaven area,” says Jamieson. “In addition to the beautiful facility, we are building a stellar team at this location, led by Brad Young, former Assistant Manager from our CARSTAR Ottawa South Centre location.”
Fitted with state-of-the-art equipment available in the industry, the repair facility is spread out over an area of 1486 sq. m (16,000 sq. ft). It also has a car rental partner in-house. CARSTAR Barrhaven is currently working to acquire I-CAR Gold and several OEM certifications. CARSTAR states in a release that this collision repair centre is the first and only one in Barrhaven. Its team wishes to provide quality repairs and service to its customers.
“Barrhaven has over 80,000 people and I know they will all welcome this new premier partner,” says Tony Mammone, Zone Director, CARSTAR. “Shawn is an incredibly engaged member within the CARSTAR family and is well versed in industry advancements. This leadership, partnered with the resources of the Myers Automotive Group is what positions CARSTAR Barrhaven to provide best-in-class service levels.”
The team of Myers Automotive Group is a firm believer in giving back to the communities it works in. The group has consistently contributed funds for cystic fibrosis through car washes, donations and sponsorships, among other things.