Thanks For Choosing GW & SON
Gary Wano, Jr – Executive Vice President of GW & Son Auto Body Shop
Gary Wano, Jr. started his career in the collision repair industry as a paint technician. In 1984, Gary and his father, Gary Wano Sr., opened GW & Son. Gary Wano Sr. focuses on the production floor and Gary Jr. is focused on staying at the cutting edge of collision repair.
Gary also focuses on improving the industry for consumers outside of his own shop, serving in leadership roles in organizations such as Society of Collision Repair Specialists, National Auto Body Council, Automotive Service Association, Collision Industry Conference, Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association, Fellowship of Concerned Repairers, and the Oklahoma Auto Body Association.
He has won numerous awards throughout his career from these organizations and other consumer advocacy organization for his innovative leadership.
Gary isn’t afraid to speak his mind and stick up for what’s right.
FAMILY OWNED & OPERATED
GW & Son is proud to be a family owned and operated body shop. Our owner, Gary Wano, started out in the collision repair industry as a paint technician. In 1984 Gary and his father, Gary Wano, Sr, opened their own shop built on a focus on high quality customer service and collision repairs that follow the manufacturer’s strict guidelines. We combine the excellence you expect from a luxury brand, with the personalized service of a family owned and operated business.
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS
At GW & Son, we work with all insurance companies. We refuse to be a part of any insurance company “Direct Repair Program” referral agreements that expect us to cut corners. In some cases, these insurance companies tell you anything to discourage you from choosing a quality shop like GW & Sons to protect their profit margins.
Our owner Gary Wano is a passionate consumer advocate in the collision repair industry since the late 1980s, winning recognition throughout the country from various consumer advocacy organizations. He has had leadership roles at the Collision Industry Conference’s, Anti-Fraud/Ethics Committee, National Auto Body Council, Society of Collision Repair Specialists, the Automotive Service Association’s Oklahoma chapter, the Repair Advisory Panel of the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association, the Fellowship of Concerned Repairers, and the Oklahoma Auto Body Association.
Gary Wano was inducted into the Collision Industry Hall of Eagles. Also, he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Collision Repair Specialists for his contribution to the industry throughout his career.
Work with a repairer like GW & Son, who prioritizes you, the vehicle owner. Get all the information you need to know to make the best choices for the safety value of your vehicle. Allow us to review your claim and provide you a no-cost consultation, and see if we are the repairer for you!