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OpenRoad announces James Hennessey as new CFO

May 2, 2023 – OpenRoad, a family of Collision Repair brands, has announced James Hennessey as their new Chief Financial Officer. Hennessey comes in with over seven years of financial experience specifically in the collision industry and provides OpenRoad with a seasoned financial strategist moving forward.


Hennessey says: “I am very excited and honored to join this dynamic team at OpenRoad and partner with Trivest Partners and LP First Capital to drive growth and success in the collision repair industry. Our shared vision and commitment to excellence provide a solid foundation for creating exceptional value for our customers and stakeholders. I am excited to work with our team to capitalize on new opportunities and drive long-term success.”


Hennessey was previously with Crash Champions in VP of Finance and Director of Finance roles, as well as Service King and Enterprise Holdings prior to that, in various financial positions. His experience with large, fast-growing MSO’s is a perfect fit for OpenRoad to continue their growth strategy.


“By adding a super performer like James, we will continue to drive OpenRoad’s success in the future. We are excited to welcome him to our management team” said Jim Guthrie, Chairman of OpenRoad.



About OpenRoad Collision

OpenRoad partners with and invests in leading collision repair centers across the United States. Our family of collision brands believe that quality repairs, excellent technician training, shop culture and a passionate employee base are the gears that create a best-in-class collision center. OpenRoad currently owns and operates 14 collision repair centers across a multi-state footprint. OpenRoad is currently pursuing additional acquisitions of leading collision repair centers across the United States.