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Axalta Coating Systems Breaks Ground on Customer Experience Center in Charlotte, North Carolina


September 4, 2015
By Business Wire News

Axalta Coating Systems:

What:

       

Axalta Coating Systems will break ground on its first Customer Experience Center in the greater Charlotte area. The new facility will be located on the campus of Hendrick Motorsports and represent another facet of the two companies’ 23-year partnership.

 
The Customer Experience Center will be 45,000 square feet and serve Axalta’s collision repair, transportation and industrial customers. The facility, scheduled to open late 2016, will offer training on Axalta’s cutting-edge coatings technology, have two paint booths, classrooms with distance learning capability, interactive displays and a conference center.
 
Axalta and Hendrick Motorsports company representatives will participate in the groundbreaking ceremony. Members of the media are invited to attend. The event is not open to the general public.
 

Where:

Hendrick Motorsports

4400 Papa Joe Hendrick Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28262
 

When:

September 8, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. ET

 

Who:

Scheduled speakers include:

— Mr. Charlie Shaver, Axalta Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
— Mr. Rick Hendrick, Hendrick Motorsports Owner and Hendrick Automotive Group Chairman
— Mr. Jeff Gordon, Four-Time NASCAR® Cup Series Champion
— Mr. Nigel Budden, Axalta Vice President and Head of its North America Business

About Axalta Coating Systems

Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With nearly 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 12,800 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in more than 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit axaltacoatingsystems.com and follow us @axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

Axalta Coating Systems
Matthew Winokur, +1 215-255-7932
matthew.winokur@axaltacs.com
www.axaltacoatingsystems.com