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Looking Back at 2016

Posted on: December 29th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

Opened our Chardon location: Carmen Paterniti’s four sons opened our newest location in Chardon, Ohio where all of the boys grew up. CJ, Shaun, Dustin and Cody all own and run this state of the art facility. Expanded our Apprenticeship program: D&S Automotive has had around 6-8 apprentices learning from our professional technicians. Each of […]

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Get the Right Estimate the First Time!

Posted on: December 16th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

  The myth is that insurance companies want you to get at least 3 separate estimates in the event of a collision. That’s just not the case for a collision center with the professional background that D&S Automotive has had for years. The rule of thumb is to take your vehicle to a collision center […]

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Speaking Series at Chardon High School with CJ Paterniti

Posted on: November 22nd, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

Last week, CJ Paterniti talked to students at Chardon High School about entrepreneurship and business. Below are a few questions that students had after the talk. Which location did you start at? When I started we only had our Mentor location.  That is where my tenure began. When did you decide to open several shops […]

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Giving Thanks to Our Community, Partners, and Friends!

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

We have so many amazing business and community partners who we would like to thank this week just in time for Thanksgiving. This is the time of year where friends and family are at the forefront of our minds. These partners are friends and family to us.   Automotive Partners Defender Auto Glass Best Truck […]

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D&S Automotive | Your Choice for Wheelchair Van Repair

Posted on: November 17th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

The reason the relationship started was because Mark DiRosa worked at another company which put lifts into vans while D&S Automotive was in the business of converting “hippie vans.” Mark would ship the vans to D&S to build the entire interior and Mark would put the lift in. Back before there were safer seatbelts throughout […]

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Employee Spotlight: 3 Questions with Erik Ellis

Posted on: November 11th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

At D&S Automotive, our employees are our largest asset. This week we interviewed Erik Ellis who recently joined our crew in the accessories department. We thought it would be fun to get to know one of our wonderful employees each month. Read Erik’s answers below and get to know him a little better. Then come […]

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Commercial Upgraded Vehicles

Posted on: October 17th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

D&S Automotive offers a wide variety of products for commercial vehicle upgrades, including Rhino Lining, custom paint, Weathertech Floor Mats and more! Below are just a few of the commercial upgrades we’ve done over the years. Check out the upgraded commercial vehicles for Distallata, Highland Heights SWAT Department and a Ford F-250 Construction Truck. Distillata […]

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Car Washes for Life!

Posted on: October 17th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

D&S Automotive does more for you and your vehicle than just repair damages. We strive to go above and beyond service in the event of a collision by providing towing services, vehicle pickup and delivery as well as express drop-off. No one expects to be in an accident. We put in the extra effort to […]

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D&S AUTOMOTIVE APPRENTICE PROGRAM: INTERVIEW WITH TWO PAST APPRENTICES

Posted on: June 28th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

How many auto body students can say they’ve had professional auto body experience before obtaining a job in the field? Not many. D&S Automotive [D&S] in Mentor, Ohio is investing in the future of auto body professionals by providing an apprentice program at the various D&S professional facilities. D&S recruits apprentices from Auburn Career Center […]

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Our Latest Upgrade – Jeep Wrangler

Posted on: March 24th, 2016 by dsautomotive No Comments

If you know us at D&S Automotive, you know that we really, really love Jeeps. We love how great they look upgraded, and we especially love all of the work that we did on this one.

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