Safelite(R) AutoGlass Market Teams Receive Prestigious Consumers' Choice Awards(TM)

Oct 19, 2006, 01:00 ET from Safelite AutoGlass

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Safelite AutoGlass' market
 teams have been named recipients of the 2006 Consumers' Choice Award(TM)
 (CCA) in all four of the markets in which it is handed out -- Atlanta,
 Dallas, Indianapolis and Columbus, Ohio -- in recognition of their
 excellence and commitment to quality customer service.
     "Receiving multiple Consumers' Choice Awards is incredibly gratifying
 and is an important benchmark for Safelite AutoGlass," said Dan Wilson,
 Safelite's President and CEO. "These awards are a direct result of the hard
 work of our associates, whose dedication to quality and customer service is
 second to none. It reaffirms that we have earned the trust and loyalty of
 our consumers, and that is the greatest reward of all."
     The CCA, which was established to promote business excellence, utilizes
 a unique survey that asks consumers to choose the best of their city.
 Respondents are randomly selected from both the business community and the
 general public. Based on the criteria of value, professionalism, service
 and any other issue they may wish to consider, respondents are asked to
 select the company that most merits the CCA for business excellence.
     "As the Consumers' Choice Award approaches its 10th successful year in
 the U.S., it is fitting to recognize those companies that have garnered the
 consumers' vote for excellence in all of our surveyed markets," said
 Jeffrey Chernoff, President, Consumers' Choice Award(TM). "Safelite
 AutoGlass joins a most elite group of businesses that have won recognition
 for great customer service in all the markets Consumers' Choice Award
 currently operates."
     Safelite AutoGlass is the nation's largest provider of auto glass
 repair and replacement services, providing mobile service to more than 90
 percent of the U.S. population in all 50 states. A subsidiary of Columbus,
 Ohio-based Safelite Group, Safelite AutoGlass serves more than 2.1 million
 customers each year through its company-owned operations. For more
 information, visit

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