RICHARDSON, Texas - Westwood One announced today Service King Collision Repair Centers® and its Mission 2 Hire radio spot aired during Westwood One’s coverage of Super Bowl 50 was voted the winner of its third annual Sound Awards recognizing excellence in audio creativity.
Service King produced and aired one :30 second spot featuring a first-person narrative told by Pasadena, Calif. service advisor and 13-year Army Veteran Jeremiah Kuehl. Kuehl is one of nearly 100 military veterans recruited and hired by Service King as part of its ongoing Mission 2 Hire campaign seeking to provide career opportunities for veterans across the U.S.
In addition to being voted the No. 1 spot during Westwood One’s coverage of Super Bowl 50, Service King also scored top marks alongside Motel 6 and Wendy’s in a Nielsen Creative Study commissioned among 3,030 consumers who rated all 45 commercials on a series of attributes.
Service King’s Mission 2 Hire campaign, officially launched in May 2015, aims to hire at least 500 military veterans and spouses in five years. For more information on the effort, please visit www.Mission2Hire.careers
ABOUT SERVICE KING COLLISION REPAIR CENTERS
Service King® is one of the largest multi-location operators of comprehensive high-quality automotive collision repair facilities in the U.S., dedicated to offering customers an overall superior experience. Now in its 40th year of operation, Service King is a leader in the collision repair industry currently servicing customers at 287 locations in 23 states. In 2015, Service King was named the No. 1 Best Place to Work by both the Dallas and San Antonio Business Journals. Service King’s Mission 2 Hire initiative is currently aiming to hire 500 U.S. Military Veterans in the next five years. For more information about Service King, visit www.ServiceKing.com. Follow Service King’s news on Facebook, Twitter and the company’s official blog, The Service Advisor.
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