SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XPEL Technologies Corp. (TSXV:DAP.U) has announced its acquisition of
Stratashield LLC, a provider of installation services for automotive
paint protection and window film in Dallas, TX.
Ryan Pape, President and Chief Executive Officer of XPEL, commented,
“We’re excited to welcome Houston Orona and the Stratashield team to the
XPEL family. Houston has a great business and enjoys a strong reputation
in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex for providing outstanding service.
This acquisition gives us a local presence in this growing market and is
indicative of our continuing execution of our ‘Get Close to the
Customer’ strategy. We look forward to combining our existing
industry-leading automotive paint protection products with the customer
centric focus that Stratashield is known for, to deliver better value
for both new and existing customers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
“Houston will be a great addition to the team, not only as we integrate
his business, but as our Manager of the Dallas-Fort Worth market, where
he will be incentivized to grow, develop and support our entire network
of customers in that area. Texas has long been very important to us and
this acquisition helps to round out our presence in our home state,” Mr.
Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
About XPEL Technologies Corp.
XPEL is the leading supplier of automotive paint, headlamp and window
protection films with over 70,000 vehicle-specific applications and a
worldwide network of trained installers. Using XPEL’s propriety software
and patented materials, our professional design team develops products
that deliver the ultimate in vehicle protection, meeting the demands of
a broad range of makes and models. XPEL is the developer of the Design
Access Program software, and manufacturer of XPEL™ Automotive Paint and
Headlamp Protection Products. XPEL has forged the cutting-edge of
automotive protection technology, and leads the industry in quality,
technical support and customer service.
Additional information can be found on the Company’s website at www.xpel.com
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XPEL Technologies Corp.
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