HORSHAM, Pa., Nov. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AAMCO Transmissions, Inc. ("AAMCO"), franchisor of the world's largest branded chain of transmission specialists and an industry leader in total car care services, is pleased to announce the reopening of its former Houston service center located at 5911 Chimney Rock Road. The service center opened to the public on Monday, August 8.
The new owner, Andrew "Beal" Pumphrey, is a seasoned automotive industry professional having owned an auto repair shop in Fort Worth for 11 years. Before joining AAMCO, Pumphrey served as a project coordinator in the energy industry and held multiple leadership roles in the education sector for 15 years. Prior to this time, he worked as a financial advisor. "I am very proud to reopen the AAMCO in the Bellaire/Houston Communities and look forward to providing a superior customer service experience to local residents," said Pumphrey. "I've always had a passion for cars and knew I wanted to run my own business again one day. As a new business owner, I'm excited to become a part of the Greater Houston area and give back to the community through AAMCO." The AAMCO franchise on Chimney Rock Road features six bays, including one quick lube bay and is a State of Texas Official Vehicle Inspection Station. The location will serve customers from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday.