About the Instructor


Joe Hinkens

Principal Consultant & Managing Director
Joseph Hinkens is an expert in the field of automotive collision repair management. His professional experience includes:
  • Certified collision repair shop manager
  • Licensed instructor of post secondary vocational & educational curriculum, certified by the State of California
  • Instructor and founding partner to the Masters School of Autobody Management
  • Consultant to shop owners with annual sales ranging from under $1M to over $25M
  • Industry consultant and author to the Ford Motor Company bodyshop programs
  • Author and publisher of the original industry’s standard Bodyshop Operations Manual which has sold over 8,000 copies
  • Consultant to the PPG Industries MVP Program where he designs and produces management training and instructional materials
  • Instructed over 2,000 shop owners, managers, and other key staff members through consultations, workshops, and educational seminars
  • Owner and operator of a highly successful bodyshop in California, which he continues to manage today

Joe is best known for his emphasis on measurement, accountability and the development of standardized systems and procedures.

This is a demo store for testing purposes — no orders shall be fulfilled. Dismiss