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At Safelite AutoGlass, we keep the press and the public aware of our latest news by releasing regular press releases showing our latest developments in auto glass repair.

Whether it’s new heights in sales, brand-new Safelite AutoGlass locations or cutting-edge technologies developed by our skilled technicians, you'll be sure to read all about it through our press releases. Read on to see how we can help you, and how Safelite is making a difference in communities across the nation.

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Safelite AutoGlass® Hires Fleet Director Mike Baessler

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Aug. 23, 2012 -®, the largest provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services in the U.S., has hired Michael Baessler as fleet director, responsible for overseeing the management of the company’s 6,000 vehicles, with Erin Gilchrist Fleet Manager reporting to him. 

Baessler is a highly experienced fleet professional having spent the past 30 years working in a variety of fleet management roles for businesses like Service Master, Terminix, and American Residential Services. 

About Safelite AutoGlass®

Safelite AutoGlass®, founded in 1947, is the nation’s leading provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services, providing mobile service to more than 95 percent of the U.S. population in all 50 states. The Columbus, Ohio-based company employs nearly 10,000 people across the United States and served 4.4 million customers last year. For more information, visit

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