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Darryl Simmons

Owner Media Matters Inc. CEO, Publisher

Darryl Simmons has an established reputation as leader and publisher notably within the collision and automotive repair industry. He established Media Matters Inc., publishing house over 14 years ago. Under it's umbrella, Collision Repair, Bodyworx Professional, Collision Quebec and CAR (to name a few) have been launched and continue to represent the owners, suppliers, insurers, educators as well as the people working back of the shop. These publications have become not only a main stay but a main source of information for over 7,000 subscribers. Since the beginning, Darryl has made it his mission to be the most recognized and respected voice within the Canadian collision repair community; a mission which continues to deliver on it's promise. He is more than an entrepreneur and publisher. Darryl is an innovator, and a change maker. Prior to launching Collision Repair magazine he served as a Professor at Humber College (Public Relations), Editorial Director at Taylor Publishing and Executive Vice President of the Toronto Better Busisness Bureau. He currently sits on several committees including the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF), the Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA) and the OMDC Magazine Industry Advisory Committee.

email: publisher@collisionrepairmag.com

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