Colors On Parade adds two new franchises in Northwest Arkansas

Jan. 26, 2021
Servicing the Northwest Arkansas/Southwest Missouri region, the new franchises are owned and operated by Billy Routt and Jon Norton.
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Colors on Parade, the world’s largest eco-friendly mobile automotive paint and dent repair services franchise, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest franchise units in Northwest Arkansas. Servicing the Northwest Arkansas/Southwest Missouri region, the new franchises are owned and operated by Billy Routt and Jon Norton. 

Working alongside Area Developers, Daniel Billingsley and Josh Leaton, Billy and Jon will bring EcoSmart mobile automotive paint and dent repair services to their communities at an affordable price. In addition, the new franchises will provide car dealerships with the highest quality reconditioning services for their inventory with a quick turnaround time.

With a robust background working in the automobile industry, Billy brings more than 20 years of collision and restoration experience to Colors on Parade. Prior to joining Colors, Billy worked as a Paint Rep for nine years where he gained an appreciation for matching colors and found a special talent in matching metallic and pearl paints. He has just completed the new Franchisee Certification program and is successfully running his new business in Southwest Missouri.

Jon has more than 10 years of auto industry experience with a strong foundation in mobile reconditioning, airplane restoration, and body shop repairs. When asked about his new career, Jon said, “I’m confident in the promising future that Colors can provide me and I’m excited about the great pay, flexible schedule, and the ability to grow my skills on a day-to-day basis.” He has just completed the new Franchisee Certification program and is in Northwest Arkansas growing his Colors on Parade business.

“As we continue to grow Colors on Parade with more locations across the country, it is a goal to make convenient, affordable mobile paint and dent repair services accessible for our customers,” said Jeff Cox, President of Colors on Parade. “A key component to doing so is our group of passionate franchisees who provide a high-level of expertise and professionalism to our customers. We are excited to welcome Billy and Jon to the team and look forward to their success with Colors on Parade!”

With more than 30 years of experience and over 250 operating franchises across the U.S., Colors on Parade is consistently ranked by Entrepreneur magazine as one of the nation’s top automotive franchise systems. The company’s extensive training and certification process allows new franchisees to provide customer services safely onsite while using an exclusive process. 

Franchise opportunities still remain available throughout the United States. More information can be found at

About Colors on Parade

Colors on Parade was founded in 1988 by Robert Lowery to service the automotive industry with body shop quality repairs from a mobile unit. The company originated in Conway, S.C., and has since expanded, with franchises in 28 states. Colors on Parade uses eco-friendly technologies to provide mobile automotive paint and dent repair services at any location including a client’s home or work. The automotive reconditioning services include the repair of paint scratches, scrapes, dents and dings, and paintless dent repair. Its customer base includes car dealerships, fleet owners, rental car agencies, body shops and individual vehicle owners. 

For more information about Colors on Parade, visit or call 1-800-7COLORS.

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