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Name: Debbie and Milton Dennie
Shop name: Advance Automotive
Location: Perth, Ontario
Number of employees: 6 including owners
When did you open your shop? August 2000
Specialty: We specialize in transmission & differential diagnosing and rebuilds, as well as engine rebuilds, and carbureted engine vehicles.
Main parts supplier: NAPA
What has been your biggest challenge as a shop this year and how have you navigated through them?
DD: A fire broke out at the end of December 2019, which left us without an office for three quarters of the way into 2020. Thankfully, we had two security alarm systems which allowed us to react swiftly, leaving the bays untouched. We have the most amazing