Drew Bryant
Job Title
DB Orlando Collision
Drew Bryant has been the owner of DB Orlando Collision, a 10,500 sq ft facility in Orlando Fl, since August of 2011. Before opening a collision repair shop Drew worked his way through upper management at a large family-run Panera Bread franchise. Starting as a dishwasher, and ultimately ending as a regional training manager. Drew contributes much of his success in automotive to his exposure to such a rich process-driven restaurant environment. Originally leaving the restaurant world to open a car stereo shop Drew eventually decided to research collision repair. After several years of study, Drew opened his first shop 11 years ago inside of only 400 Sq ft. Today Drew has a team of 18 members, 9 of which are admin and together grossed 3.5 million in 2021. He is known as a leader of several nationally driven 20 groups and speaks at multiple conferences throughout the US about his non-traditional approach to process implementation, lean process development, & overall operational experience. Drew & his team were awarded the most improved ATi collision shop of 2018, Drew was nominated for ATi's humanitarian of the year for 2021, featured on Fender bender's April 2021 cover for "damage Analysis expert", and featured again as a "King of culture" best Medium-sized shop culture for 2022. Today, Drew remains, intentionally dedicated to his staff's personal development & enjoys keeping the team consistent on growth both personally & professionally. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his 5-year-old daughter, 6-year-old son, & his wife of 16 years.
Drew Bryant