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Jun 25, 2019, 09:00 ET Chief Secures $22 Million in Series A Funding

Chief (chief.com), the private network built to drive more women into positions of power and keep them there, today announced the close of a $22...


Jan 15, 2019, 08:00 ET Chief Launches its Private Network of Powerful Women

Today Chief, a private network of exceptional women, launches to connect and support female leaders across industries, cross-pollinating power to...


Oct 16, 2018, 07:30 ET Chief Raises $3 Million in Seed Funding

Chief (joinchief.com), a private network of exceptional women, today announces the close of a $3 million seed round. Led by Primary Venture Capital...


Apr 17, 2018, 09:00 ET Measurement + Alignment = Total Repair Control from Chief

The new Chief® Meridian™ Align system allows collision repair shops to take more control over their cycle times and profitability, easily bringing...


Apr 12, 2018, 08:40 ET Chief to Offer Additional Collision Repair Solutions for Heavy-Duty Vehicles through Agreement with Celette

Chief®, one of the world's most-recognized collision repair equipment brands, has reached an agreement with Celette France SAS, a leading European...


Mar 01, 2018, 09:00 ET The Sky's the Limit When Measuring with New Chief® Meridian™ Live Mapping™ System with Galileo™ Laser Scanner

Chief, the leading provider of computerized measuring equipment and vehicle specification data, introduces a Live Mapping™ system that's more...


Jun 07, 2016, 01:03 ET Globaljig® Presented by Chief® Mobile System Bench Offers Greater Collision Repair Flexibility and Workflow Speed

The new Globaljig® Presented by Chief® Mobile System bench package provides collision repair shops with a faster way to load a car, and the mobility...


May 19, 2016, 01:40 ET Chief® Introduces Heavy-Duty Collision Repair Line for Trucks, Trailers, Buses and Other Big Vehicles

Chief, North America's leading collision repair equipment manufacturer, introduces Chief Heavy Duty - a product line designed to help heavy-duty body ...


May 18, 2016, 11:00 ET Cost-Effective Structural Repair in a Compact Package: Introducing Koala Bench from Globaljig® Presented by Chief®

Globaljig® Presented by Chief® introduces the small but mighty Koala bench. Its compact size comes with a compact price, yet it's versatile enough to ...


May 05, 2016, 08:40 ET Chief® Introduces the MI200T: A Premium Squeeze-Type Resistance Inverter Spot Welder with a Rock Bottom Price

Chief introduces an all-new squeeze-type resistance inverter spot welder for repairing high-strength steel. The MI200T with lightweight transformer...


May 04, 2016, 12:07 ET Chief® Marks 30th Anniversary of SkillsUSA Competition Sponsorship

For 30 years running, Chief has sponsored the Collision Repair Technology (CRT) Championship at the SkillsUSA® National Leadership and Skills...


Apr 28, 2016, 12:45 ET Globaljig® Equipment Featured in New Area of Chief® Website

The Globaljig® Presented by Chief® line of benches and frame measuring equipment is featured in a new section of the Chief website at...


Apr 26, 2016, 12:16 ET New Chief® Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun Pierces Usibor® and Other High-Strength Steels

Chief's new Heavy-Duty Rivet Gun puts out almost twice the force of the company's standard rivet gun, enabling collision repair technicians to use it ...


Apr 25, 2016, 01:27 ET Chief University Updates Hands-On Training Classes

Training is the key to collision repair success, especially with material changes and new OEM recommended repair procedures being introduced at an...


Apr 19, 2016, 12:58 ET Chief® Introduces Three-Phase, High-Amperage MIG/MAG Welder

Chief has expanded its line of inverter synergic pulse MIG/MAG welders to include its first three-phase, high-amperage model, the MultiMig 621. The...


Apr 12, 2016, 11:43 ET Put Down the Chisel: New Chief® Vulcan Adhesive Debonding Unit Uses Infrared Heat to Separate Aluminum Panels

As automotive OEMs incorporate more aluminum, high-strength steel, carbon fiber and other "exotic materials" into their vehicle designs, they are...


Mar 22, 2016, 07:29 ET GM Approves Chief Equipment for Repairing 2016 Cadillac CT6

GM has approved a family of Chief aluminum-specific tools and equipment to repair collision damage on the new Cadillac CT6. Chief's dust and fume...


Mar 16, 2016, 09:05 ET Globaljig® Presented by Chief® Super Rotax Bench to Debut at Northeast® 2016 Automotive Services Show

The Globaljig® Presented by Chief® Super Rotax bench will debut at the Northeast® 2016 Automotive Services Show at the Meadowlands in New Jersey this ...


Mar 14, 2016, 02:42 ET Chief to Show New Globaljig Bench, Expanded Line of Collision Repair Equipment at NADA Expo

From benches to MIG welders, rivet guns to aluminum repair equipment, Chief will show the latest structural repair equipment dealers need to keep...


Dec 02, 2015, 09:35 ET Ford Approves Chief Fume and Dust Extractors for Aluminum F-150 Collision Repair

Ford Motor Co. has approved Chief's new weld fume extractor and dust extractor for use when repairing collision damage on the aluminum-bodied F-150...


Nov 23, 2015, 10:07 ET Chief Recognizes Leading Distributors

Seven Chief distributors from across North America were recognized for their sales performance at the company's annual distributor meeting Nov. 2 in...


Nov 19, 2015, 05:00 ET GM Approves New Chief Holding System for Repairing 2016 Cadillac CT6

GM has approved Chief's new structural holding kit for anchoring the 2016 Cadillac CT6 to a frame rack for sectioning. The Chief CT6 holding system...


Nov 11, 2015, 02:27 ET New Chief Videos Teach Proper 2015 Ford F-150 Anchoring

Chief has developed six videos that show how to properly secure the new Ford F-150 to a frame rack for pulling or sectioning. The videos are part of...


Nov 03, 2015, 09:23 ET Chief™ Now Offers Collision Repair Frame Racks and Benches

SEMA Booth #10118 -- Further enhancing its position as a leading single source supplier for collision repair equipment, Chief™ today added Globaljig® ...


May 05, 2015, 10:30 ET Rock Creek And CHIEF Integrate As A Powerhouse Brand And Communications Agency

After months of anticipation and planning, Rock Creek Strategic Marketing and CHIEF are proud to announce that they have officially integrated...