CARSTAR announced the addition of Tatman’s CARSTAR, a 12,000 sq. ft. collision repair center located at 701 N. Mattis Avenue, in Champaign, Ill., to its network of independently-owned facilities.
Tim Tatman, owner of Tatman’s CARSTAR, started working for his dad at a young age cleaning the facility for 50 cents a week. His father opened up a collision repair center in 1959. Tim worked his way up through the ranks and learned every job in the facility before joining his father full-time in 1981.
“Eventually, my father sold his repair center to a consolidator and I became just another employee