Who We Are

Our mission is to provide the highest quality of excellence with absolute precision; delivering a product to customers that embodies the pride, expertise and trust that drives everyone at Absolute Collision.

Pride

We take pride in the continual growth and learning of team members and business partners in building a positive team, family spirit, and commitment to community.

Expertise

We have 50 years of experience in the auto collision industry and operate through innovative practices and trendsetting technology.

Trust

We are committed to service that is true, honest and done with integrity. We believe in doing the job right the first time and being fully transparent throughout the repair process.

“We get you back on the road, fixing your automobile with absolute precision”

ABOUT THE OWNER

Thomas Goforth is a Cornelius, NC native where he graduated from North Mecklenburg High School and attended The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC). Growing up he was an active member at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Cornelius where he received his Eagle Scout award. Thomas has always been passionate about automobiles, which lead him to the Collision Industry as an estimator and he worked his way up to management. Thomas’ success has come from his passion of the industry, people, and customers he serves. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family: Kailie (wife), Brayden, and Emma, traveling, sports, and being outdoors fishing and upland game hunting.

Leadership Team

RICHIE DELAROSA (DeLaRosa)
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

JUSTIN CRAWLEY
GENERAL MANAGER – FOREST CITY, NC

JOSH HOVIS
GENERAL MANAGER – SHELBY, NC

Thomas Goforth is backed by Griffin Brother Companies through the ZoomUp investments program. GBC was created to share 50+ years of knowledge and passion for entrepreneurship with like-minded business owners while providing them with additional resources, technologies and capabilities to grow local family businesses into long lasting legacy. Absolute Collision was born out the belief there are better ways to process collision repairs and serve customers and with Thomas Goforth, as the the next generation of ownership, will help carry on the legacy to do just that bring forth new technologies and services to serve his customers

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