Mike Anderson is a former multi shop owner, based out of Alexandria, Virginia. Mike’s shops had multiple OEM certifications, including Audi, VW, Porsche, Nissan GTR and many others. In addition, his staff was Toyota and BMW factory trained as at that time a Collision Repair facility could not be certified unless owned by a dealership.
Mike is an Accredited Master Automotive Manager (AMAM) through The Automotive Management Institute (AMi). He also participates in the development of the Collision ASE testing for technicians and estimators in the USA. Mike also is fully certified in all Collision categories for ASE. Mike has presented to groups across North America as well as Canada, Mexico and Australia. Mike travels on average over 300 days a year working with all stake holders in the Collision Repair Industry. Collision Advice facilitates 20 groups called the Spartan 300 for OEM certified shops. In addition Collision Advice has been selected by several OEM’s to provide their factory training in regards to Estimating, Scanning and Calibrations to include Porsche, Toyota, Lexus, Nissan, Infiniti, Honda and Acura. Participants in Mike Anderson's seminars consistently rate them as exceeding their expectations and highly recommend his seminars to others. Mike also produces a quarterly summary of the latest trends and statistics in the US for the Collision Industry, as well as conducts quarterly surveys of over 28,000 Collision Repair Professionals in regards to Insurer reimbursement. These surveys are called, “Who Pays for What” Speaking with passion as well as firsthand experience, Mike will not only teach you cutting edge management techniques, but he is guaranteed to leave you laughing as well.