Customer Spotlight

Posted on August 24, 2018

“GFS beat their own timeline in getting the equipment to my shop. They held up their word every step of the way.”

Danny Szarka has worked in the auto body repair industry long enough to know that high-quality equipment is paramount to a successful business. To facilitate rapid growth, he upgraded to an Ultra® Paint Booth and Mix Room from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS).


Car inside of Performer ES Spray Booth
Posted on June 21, 2018

“I knew a GFS paint booth was the right choice when I was planning my startup.”

When Bradley Munderloh opened his own auto body shop in spring 2018, his top priority was to replace an outdated paint booth. His investment in a Performer® ES Paint Booth from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has more than paid off.


Posted on May 24, 2018

“I chose Global Finishing Solutions because of their solid reputation for quality. As I worked with GFS, I found they also have exceptional communication, customer service and technical expertise.”

Maaco Collision Repair & Auto Painting 📍Carpentersville, Illinois Amar Patel recently opened a brand new Maaco body shop, complete with a GFS Ultra® XD Paint Booth and Mix Room. Please introduce your business and tell us your story: I prepped my first car when I was 14. My dad promised the car to me and […]


Paint with Car in spray booth
Posted on April 12, 2018

“The people are really what made me believe I made the right choice. I am super impressed with GFS.”

Holmstadt Collision & Restoration 📍 Plum City, Wisconsin Tim Holmstadt opened his dream body shop and classic car restoration business, and added a GFS Performer ES Paint Booth — all on his family farm. Please introduce your business and tell us your story: I graduated from tech school in ‘95 to become an auto collision […]


GFS ultra XP1 paint booth
Posted on January 10, 2018

“Loving the booth! Not sure why we didn’t install one sooner.”

Niverville Autobody 📍 Niverville, Manitoba Ferd Klassen recently upgraded his 40-year-old DeVilbiss booth to a top-of-the-line Ultra® XP1 Paint Booth from Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS). Please introduce your business and tell us your story: Niverville Autobody has been in business since the late seventies, and since its conception, we had been operating with the same […]


Global Finishing Solutions Ultra XPI and Ultra XD mix room
Posted on November 27, 2017

“Upgrading to a GFS Paint Booth was like stepping out of a station wagon and into a Ferrari.”

Chaney Auto Works 📍 Franklin, Kentucky Scott Chaney wanted to make his shop’s superior paint jobs even better. He turned to Global Finishing Solutions. Please introduce your business and tell us your story: In 1989, I graduated high school and started classes at Bowling Green Technical College for Refinish Technology. I worked at an independent repair […]


Ringbrothers spray paint booth
Posted on October 02, 2013

Behind the Scenes at Ringbrothers — An Interview With Mike and Jim Ring

There are few custom car makers in the world that reach the level of pure artistry that is achieved by Ringbrothers. This is reflected in the huge success Ringbrothers have achieved at the biggest car shows, going head to head with the best in the world of custom muscle cars. GFS is extremely proud to […]


hill Air-force base paint booth
Posted on September 29, 2011

F-22 Gen5 Paint Booths — A True Team Effort!

GFS is very fortunate to have worked on some absolutely astounding projects over the years. Across all of our business units, Automotive, Aerospace, Systems and Industrial, we are constantly impressed with the ingenuity of our engineering team who is responsible for the design of products and equipment that we have put into service all over […]


Posted on March 10, 2011

Another Happy Customer — St. Louis Street Autobody

I just wanted to take a moment to let you know that the two Global Finishing Solutions XP1 Paint Booths and Mix Room that we purchased through Automotive Technology, are now completed and we have been using them for about three weeks. The booths are awesome!!! Automotive Technology did an outstanding job of installing the […]