PPG Refinish Live on Social Media Sites
STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – December 6, 2010 – PPG Automotive Refinish has launched a new social media campaign, including Facebook and Collision Hub, to further engage with its customers, industry professionals and enthusiasts.
PPG’s new Facebook page is designed to keep readers in touch with PPG’s latest news, upcoming events, photo galleries, and interesting projects as well as to provide links to industry-related websites and articles of interest to its readers.
“There’s no doubt that social media networking is the wave of future, so we see our growing involvement as a great way to build relationships on a more personal level and create an ongoing dialogue with those who have an interest in PPG and our industry—from shop owners, technicians and distributors to custom car and motorcycle enthusiasts,” says John Parran, marketing director, PPG Refinish.
PPG Refinish can also be found on Collision Hub, the premier professional networking, news and event site for the collision repair industry. The members-only site encourages participation of all parties, including: technicians, collision center owners, suppliers, insurance companies, auto glass installers, towing companies and rental car agencies.
“By participating in Collision Hub, we look forward to being actively involved in this online community of professionals, dedicated to advancing the industry,” adds Parran.
Readers are invited to “like” PPG Refinish on Facebook to stay updated on the latest PPG news and events, view cool photos, connect with other friends and share information. For more information, call (800) 647-6050 or visit the PPG Automotive Refinish website at www.ppgrefinish.com.
PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Founded in 1883, the company serves customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, PPG operates in more than 60 countries around the globe. Sales in 2009 were $12.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.