DEG Welcomes Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies as Newest Platinum Level Sponsor

January 5, 2023

For Immediate Release

For Additional Information Contact:

Danny Gredinberg

(302) 423-0207

DEG Welcomes Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies as Newest Platinum Level Sponsor

01/05/2023, Colorado Springs, Colorado – The Database Enhancement Gateway (DEG) introduces the newest PLATINUM level sponsor, Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies.

DEG users are able to use the free online resource to help identify, address and resolve omitted and inaccurate information found in the estimating programs through a standardized inquiry process for all three estimating systems. The database can also be utilized to verify and document necessary operations that have been addressed by other users, and confirmed by the information provider.

“We are all proud to recognize Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies for sponsoring with a generous PLATINUM LEVEL contribution to help invest in industry resources that are having a positive impact on their membership. Zimmerman Autobody Supplies support of our program helps to maintain the DEG as a free resource for the Collision Repair Industry and is a true testament to the commitment Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies has made to the industry and its customers.” states DEG Administrator Danny Gredinberg.

Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies Business Services Manager Danyon Kirchner said, “The DEG is vital and necessary for the safety, longevity, success, and sustainability of the collision repair industry. Our number one priority is servicing our customers with every tool available to keep their businesses running as successfully as possible. The DEG is the most impactful resource in the collision trade that affects all market segments, and we plan on supporting them indefinitely!”

DEG is funded by member dollars from the Society of Collision Repair Specialist (SCRS) and the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers (AASP) as well as corporate sponsorships from groups such as ASA, PPG, Reliable Automotive Equipment, Akzo Nobel, Collision Advice, Spanesi Americas, Auto Body Association of Texas (ABAT), Alldata, BASF, Carolinas Collision Association (CCA), Nylunds Collision Center, WMABA, Auto Body Hawaii, Kansas Auto Body Association (KABA), Keco Body Repair Products, Nebraska Auto Body Association (NABA), NCS Single Source, Wisconsin Collision Repair Professionals (WCRP), AirPro Diagnostics, Montana Collision Repair Association (MCRA) and now Zimmerman Auto Body Supplies.

DEG- About the Database Enhancement Gateway (DEG): The DEG is an initiative designed to help improve the information in collision repair estimates through proactive feedback about vehicle-specific errors, omissions and inaccuracies in the database and labor times. With support and funding from the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers (AASP), Society of Collision Repairs (SCRS) and other industry organizations, the DEG can provide its services free of charge to the industry. For more information on the DEG please visit or email .