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Hybrid Shop President: Profit Awaits for Shops Expanding Hybrid/Electric Services

Dave Crawford, president and CEO of The Hybrid Shop, shared with dealers at this year’s SEMA Show how they can add to their bottom line by expanding service opportunities on hybrid/electric vehicles.

The Hybrid Shop Doubles Franchise Locations in Second Quarter of 2019

The Hybrid Shop has added 14 new franchisees over the past three months including two new locations in Maryland and a multi-unit tire dealer in Arizona.

New Technology, New Team Spark The Hybrid Shop Reinvention

A deeper dive into the all-new The Hybrid Shop offering, including its people, training, technology as a means to prepare for a growing segment of auto service.

Carey Mellor Returns to Management Team at The Hybrid Shop

The Hybrid Shop announced that Carey Mellor has returned to its senior management team as vice president of sales and will spearhead a team focused on growing franchised dealers nationwide.

Crawford Rejoining The Hybrid Shop as President and COO

Hybrid and electric vehicle training and development provider The Hybrid Shop has announced that industry and hybrid veteran (and Tire Review contributor) Dave Crawford has accepted an invitation to rejoin the company as President and COO.

Fisker Inc., The Hybrid Shop, Create New Service Experience for EV Owners

Fisker Inc.’s has partnered The Hybrid Shop, Inc. (THS) to create a premium service experience for electric vehicle (EV) owners.

#SEMA/GTE: The Hybrid Shop Continues Training Efforts

During Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week (AAIW) 2015 in Las Vegas, The Hybrid Shop discussed hybrid training/equipment plans for THS dealers and outlined opportunities from servicing hybrid vehicles. The Hybrid Shop is offering programs including the THS Base Franchise Program, the NuVant Battery Conditioning Equipment Option and the AR&D Conditioning Equipment Option for additional battery conditioning

The Hybrid Shop Expands Footprint in Asia

The Hybrid Shop announced a partnership with Optima Werkz, a full-service auto shop in Singapore, that allows the company to expand into the Asia market. As THS’s first international dealer partner, Optima Werkz is certified to offer hybrid battery pack conditioning, diagnostic and repair services. THS’s CEO Dave Crawford also announced the company is exploring

The Hybrid Shop Founder Signs Publishing Deal

Matt Curry, The Hybrid Shop founder and a former tire dealership owner, is teaming up with CelebrityPress to release his new book The A.D.D. Entrepreneur: How to Harness Your Superpowers to Create a Kickass Company. In the book, Curry talks about being a successful entrepreneur with attention deficit disorder and explores the myths and truths

Hybrid Shop Hires VP of Sales for Western U.S.

The Hybrid Shop has added a 26-year tire industry veteran to its team in order to develop its dealer network on the West Coast and Western U.S. Carey Mellor has joined The Hybrid Shop’s team as vice president of sales/Western United States. “We’re thrilled to have Carey join THS. He comes with a wealth of

The Hybrid Shop Finds Equity Partner

The Hybrid Shop, which offers a franchised hybrid and electric vehicle battery conditioning and vehicle maintenance system, said that it has closed on an equity investment by a Northern Virginia investment firm that manages more than $4 billion in assets. The unnamed investment firm now owns 38% of The Hybrid Shop. The Hybrid Shop plans

Curry Branches Out With New Venture

Matt Curry has been working in the auto service and tire business since he was a teenager, even taking the role as a store manager for a major dealer before he was 20. But it wasn’t until 1998 that he and his wife, Judy, stepped out on their own, creating Curry’s Auto Service in 1998