Erick Bickett
Erick Bickett has been in the Collision Industry for 28 years. He and his wife started their business, Auto Center Auto Body in 1984. Starting out in a 3,500-sq-ft. facility with four employees, Auto Center Auto Body Inc. now spans over 147,000 -sq-ft. in seven locations with over 180 employees, doing in excess of $20 million in gross revenues annually.
 
Always looking for ways to improve his business and the industry, Erick has been a leader and innovator since the mid 80's devoting countless hours to the collision repair industry.  Leadership roles in local associations led to working on national issues.  In 1995 Erick founded the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) a non-profit association organized to standardize E-Commerce and reduce inefficiency in information management.  He remains a lifetime board member and is still active in the association today.  In 1997 he was elected to a 2-year term as the Chairman of the Collision Industry Conference (CIC).  "Body Shop Business" named Erick Bickett Collision Repair Executive of the Year in 1998.  He has also been named by ABRN as one of the top 20 most influential people in the Collision Repair industry.
 
In 1997, Erick Co-Founded FIX USA. FIX USA is an extension of one of the most successful and united independently owned repair shop networks in the world, FIX AUTO in the Province of Quebec, Canada.  FIX USA operates a network of 185 collision repair facilities 20 states and 25 metro markets in the US. 
Trustees
    2018 Officers
 
Allstate Insurance
 
Automotive Service Association
 
Roy Schnepper
AudaTex, A Solera Company
 
Scott Jenkins
Axalta Coating Systems
 
Caliber Collision Centers   Ashley Denison
California Casualty Management
 
Car-Part.com
 
Jeff Schroder
CCC Information Services
 
ComputerLogic, Inc.
 
Copart
  Kiran Bethina
Enterprise Holdings
 
Fix Auto USA
 
The Hertz Corporation
 
John Vito
Insurance Auto Auctions
 
Keystone Automotive
 
Mitchell International
 
Nationwide Insurance
  Ben Antle
Pride Collision Centers
 
Safelite Solutions, LLC
  Michael Naoom
State Farm Insurance
 
SCRS
  Charles Dillard