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D&S Automotive Featured in Crain’s Article

Posted on: September 21st, 2018 by dsautomotive No Comments

D&S Automotive is pleased to have been featured in the Crain’s Cleveland Business article Stories in Succession Planning. We’d like to thank Crain’s for including us in this article about the ever-important topic of succession planning and for putting us amongst other great Cleveland businesses. In this article, Crain’s discusses what C.J. Paterniti, son of […]

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5th Annual Cruise-In Reaches New Heights

Posted on: July 31st, 2018 by dsautomotive No Comments

Thank you to everyone who came by on Saturday for our 5th Annual Cruise-In for Rainbow Babies! We had 150 cars register to compete for awards and many more parked to just enjoy the event. Attendees enjoyed spending the day voting on their favorite vehicles, participating in the 50/50 auction and Chinese Raffle, listening to […]

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D&S Announced as Winner for Best Body Shop

Posted on: July 19th, 2018 by dsautomotive No Comments

D&S Automotive is pleased to announce that we’ve been named “Best Body Shop” by the Cleveland Hot List. We’re proud to have been placed in such high regard amongst the many other great body shops in Cleveland. Our number one status was determined by fan votes! It was our pleasure to have served so many […]

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D&S Honored as Business of the Year

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

The Mentor Area Chamber of Commerce hosted their Annual Awards meeting this week and we could not be more humbled and honored to receive the Business of the Year Award for 2017. Also, we’d like to extend a big congratulations to City Council President Janet Dowling for receiving the Citizen of the Year Award.   […]

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D&S Automotive Helps Local Veteran Through Keys to Progress Program

Posted on: November 9th, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

November 9, 2017 – Today marked Progressive’s fifth year honoring veterans through their Keys to Progress Program. The Keys to Progress Program utilizes local resources and businesses to give the keys to newly-refurbished vehicles to deserving veterans and their families. In addition to all of the organizations that teamed up this year to award local […]

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D&S Automotive Wins Fast Track 50 Award

Posted on: November 6th, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

D&S Automotive is proud to be recognized as a 2017 Fast Track 50 winner! FastTrack 50 Awards distinguish the top emerging and established businesses in Lake and Geauga County.  D&S Automotive was recognized as one of the established business winners at this year’s Awards Ceremony. Our growth in sales, increased focus on the community and […]

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Defender Auto Glass Honors Veterans

Posted on: November 3rd, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

Veteran’s Day is this week and D&S Automotive’s sister company, Defender Auto Glass, wants to honor the area’s men and women who have served or are currently serving this great nation for our country. From November 6th through November 10th, Defender is offering FREE chip repairs and 15% off all auto glass replacements to veterans […]

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4th Annual Cruise-In was Our Biggest Yet!

Posted on: August 3rd, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

It was a beautiful day for a Cruise-In on Saturday! We had just under 200 cars on display, making this our largest Cruise-In to-date. This wasn’t the only new record we set. Overall, we raised $6,000 for UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s hospitals, our biggest donation yet. This year, the Cruise-In had 6 classes– Vintage, Classic, […]

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D&S Founder/President Contributes to Mentor Rotary Day of Caring

Posted on: July 6th, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

This week the Rotary Club of Mentor was once again a part of the United Way of Lake County’s Day of Caring.  This year the club donated a sail shade canopy, as well as the time to build it, to the Broadmoor School. D&S Automotive Founder/President, Carmen Paterniti, joined over a dozen more Mentor Rotarians […]

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Factory Bed Liners Continue to Fail

Posted on: May 15th, 2017 by dsautomotive No Comments

About as fast as consumers made the decision to get a spray-in bed liner from the factory is about as fast as they’re coming to D&S Automotive to have them replaced. Over the last six months, we have replaced nearly a dozen spray-in bed liners from the factory. After the most recent replacement, we decided […]

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