Dent Wizard Promotes Walker to Regional Finance Director
ST. LOUIS, October 21, 2016 – Dent Wizard International, the global leader in automotive reconditioning and SMART (Small to Medium Area Repair Techniques) repairs, recently promoted Eric Walker to regional finance director for the South Region of the company’s F&I business, which comprises the states of Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.
In his new role Walker will focus on growing Dent Wizard’s F&I products and services with dealers, dealer groups, F&I agencies and other partners. Dent Wizard’s F&I products include Ding Shield, Ding Shield Preferred, Ding Shield Drive, Ding Shield One, and Smart Shield. Walker will report to Lindsey Bird, Dent Wizard’s vice president of aftersales.
Walker started with Dent Wizard in 2003. He most recently served as regional business development manager, covering five southeastern states. Prior to that, he held district sales management positions with the company.
“Eric is a confident, knowledgeable, devoted team player who will bring a wealth of operational experience to his new role,” said Bird. “I have no doubt he will provide tremendous value to our clients and partners, and the company.”
About Dent Wizard
Dent Wizard International has been the leader in the development of Paintless Dent Removal (PDR) technology since its establishment in 1983, and today is North America’s leading provider of SMART Repairs (Small to Medium Area Repair Techniques). Dent Wizard provides on-site reconditioning services and products to the automotive industry through its relationships with dealerships, auto auctions, body shops; rental companies and insurance companies. Services include: PDR; minor paint; wheel repair; chip and scratch repair; bumper repair; headlight brightening; interior repair; locksmith services; exterior blackout; and hail damage repair. Dent Wizard offers multiple branded programs and service plans that are sold through the major profit centers of the dealership: F&I, pre-owned and service departments. An affiliate of Gridiron Capital, a private equity investment firm, St. Louis-based Dent Wizard operates throughout the United States and Canada. For more information visit www.dentwizard.com or call 800-DENT-WIZ.