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Brian Perlenfein, B & R Auto Wrecking, Oregon
PHOTO: KARL MAASDAM
Co-owner of B & R Auto Wrecking, Brian Perlenfein keeps refining his business and it continues to expand.
In business since 1960, B & R Auto Wrecking (AutoWrecking.com) in Corvallis, Ore. increased its business reach from six locations in 2009 to nine locations throughout eastern Oregon and Washington in 2010.
General manager Larry Rhodes said Perlenfein is a visionary in the auto recycling industry, noting his involvement in the Hollander Strategic Advisory Council (SAC).
"His ability to articulate his message and thoughts as well as interact with others on the council makes him an invaluable member of the SAC and a voice for the future of our industry," he added. "Never have I been so impressed by someone's intellect."