NATIONAL TEAM. WORLD CLASS RESULTS.
NATIONAL TEAM. WORLD CLASS RESULTS.
Thomas M. Adams — Managing Partner
Mr. Adams is an executive management professional serving insurers, their trading partners and constituents since 1987. Adams continues to consistently excel in accountable business development, national and strategic partnerships management, and marketing strategy. Thomas previously held senior national accounts and business development positions with CCC Information Services, Processclaims.com, OEConnection, and the USAGlass Network. Thomas’ focus continues to be creating and delivering value to the P&C community, as well as key strategic CCG partners. Thomas is a graduate of DePaul University, President of TAGmarketing, and Founder of CCG.
Marty Evans — Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Evans joined CCG in 2017, and is a seasoned business development executive providing more than 25 years of direct automotive refinish and distribution sales and strategic account management experience to the automotive sector. During his tenure with BASF Corporation, Evans responsibilities encompassed identifying and solidifying new business, as well as management of strategic accounts ― including large MSOs and key distribution channels across the Western U.S. and Canada. Proving a deep understanding of the Affiliate value channels since CCG inception, Marty is responsible for membership growth, is a graduate of Ashford University.
Ernie Laky — Vice President | Procurement Services
Mr. Laky provides more than 30 years of experience in creating, negotiating and growing strategic partnership relationships within the automotive repair industry, and is responsible for the development and management of all key CCG vendor programs. Prior to joining CCG in 2016, Laky was Vice President for North America’s largest collision network for nearly two decades with responsibility for all procurement initiatives, and Standard Motor Products for nearly 14 years where he held in the same capacity.
Patrick J. Fahey — Vice President | Insurance Services
Mr. Fahey joined CCG in 2018, providing 27 years of industry property and casualty consulting experience, bringing best-in-class solutions to market. With deep domain knowledge, Fahey has developed successful networks and partnerships that yield significant value-added gains to his clients. Fahey previously held executive sales and business development positions with CCC Information Services, Processclaims.com, Wheels Inc., Equian, and Driven Brands. Patrick is a key driver of broad and deep insurance carrier relationships, responsible for ensuring the consistent value they derive from CCG’s differentiated solutions, and a is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University.
Bob Cornelius — Vice President | Affiliate Services
A respected industry veteran, Mr. Cornelius joined CCG 2016 and provides 40-plus years of APD experience – including design, implementation and management of national DRP programs. Having held home office positions with Colonial Penn, Hartford, USAA, and Ameriprise, Cornelius’ depth in understanding of DRP network creation and management provides for a keen ability to implement CCG network strategies. Bob is responsible for CCG Affiliate services and loyalty initiatives.
Michael Walker II — Director | Business Development
Mr. Walker joined CCG 2018, possesses strong connectivity within elite automotive refinish distribution channels, vast collision operator relationships, a deep undertaking of independent operator challenges and opportunities, plus a proven track record of solidifying and nurturing business relationships. Walker’s more than 15 years of operating refinish distribution outlets in the Northeast uniquely positions CCG for significant strategic growth. Michal is responsible for identifying and driving CCG affiliate network growth across the Eastern half of the U.S., as well as strategic relationship management.
Angela DeCrow — Director | Insurance Services
Ms. DeCrow joined CCG in 2018 with a deep understanding of APD and DRP processes, platforms, data analytics, and b2b relationship management. Prior to joining CCG, Ms. DeCrow recently managed a top-five insurer DRP for the entirety of South Florida. Angela’s responsibilities include national accounts processes and performance management for CCG’s most valued P&C partners, including ensuring the CCG brand continues to lead its peer group relative to performance results. Angela is a graduate of the University of Miami.
David Ball — Affiliate Services Manager | West
Mr. Ball joined CCG in 2018 with extensive knowledge of the collision industry in business development, personnel and relationship management, sales and marketing — including 14 years of business development management with BASF Corporation, and years of collision center management. David is responsible for Affiliate member service loyalty across the Western U.S., holds a Masters School of Body Shop Management certification, is Mercedes Benz service certified, and is a current Southern New Hampshire University finance candidate.
Erin Solis — Affiliate Services Manager | East
Ms. Solis joins CCG in 2019 with more than 20 years of automotive collision industry experience. Erin’s proven accomplishments with top-10 P&C organizations, in collision center operations management, plus entrepreneurial performance consulting provide CCG Affiliates and partners a trusted resource. Prior to joining CCG, Ms. Solis operated Bottom Line Consulting, and previously held senior Field APD and MSO management positions with American Family, Ameriprise, Nationwide and leading regional multi-store-operators. Erin is responsible for nurturing and managing Affiliate relationships, opportunities for success, and loyalty. Erin resides in Colorado with her family and studied at both University of Northern Colorado and MSU of Denver.
Amanda Soper — Manager | Procurement Services
Ms. Soper joined CCG in 2016, and provides more than a decade of national collision network procurement management, vendor program services, trade show coordination, and accounting experience and know how. Amanda is responsible for day-to-day deployment, management, and success of CCG’s procurement services vendor program, and is a graduate of Texas Tech University.
Sam Demas — Business Analyst
Mr. Demas migrated to the automotive collision segment and CCG in 2018, from the financial sector. He has been with both capital and banking institutions, specializing in data analysis and client services. Sam is responsible for data and business analysis across each of CCG’s strategic business units, fueling CCG growth initiatives, and is a graduate of the University of Colorado.