ADAPT Podcast: Mark Olson and Kye Yeung
April 10, 2020—These collision experts know how they're setting their shops up for success in the future of the automotive aftermarket. As 10 Missions Media Editorial Director Anna Zeck explains, the lessons learned here apply to every sector of the repair and maintenance field.
Here's more about the guests:
MARK OLSON, is a founder and former COO of VeriFacts Automotive LLC and currently serves as the CEO of Vehicle Collision Experts LLC (VecoExperts). He is also president of Future Forensics, an automotive damage investigations a company he founded in 1997. His companies specialize in partnering with collision repair technicians, shop owner/managers/estimators and forensic evaluations of collision damaged vehicles, quality of repair issues and valuation issues. He has over 32 years experience in the collision repair industry, including roles as collision repair and refinish technician, body shop management and ownership. He has also worked as an independent physical damage appraiser and is a former Allstate Insurance Company adjuster.
KYE YEUNG, is the owner of European Motor Car Works in Santa Ana, Calif. When Kye Yeung started building a new shop in 2001, he designed it with his certification programs in mind. That meant creating an aluminum repair clean room for his Aston Martin and Jaguar aluminum repair certifications. In 2017 European Motor Car Works opened a new facility to service our customers. With the advancement of new automotive technology, Yeung found it necessary to purchase and build one of the most advanced automotive repair facilities in the country. Yeung is recognized as an expert on technology in the industry, and is the immediate past chairman of SCRS.