SOUTHFIELD, MI – Capital Paint & Refinish has won the BASF ColorSource Automotive Refinish 2018 Distributor of the Year award for a third time at the annual ColorSource conference. Approximately 135 single-line ColorSource partners attended the recent conference in Naples, Florida.

“Our partnership with Capital Paint has helped us remain a strong competitor in the market,” said Denise Kingstrom, Distribution Director, Automotive Refinish at BASF. “Their service and dedication to our customers have been outstanding, and we look forward to another rewarding year of growth.”

“We’re proud to have received this award,” said Todd Kinsel, owner of Capital Paint & Refinish. “Our success is the result of working with BASF. Together, we provide our production and restoration customers the best quality refinish products with a level of service and support unmatched in the market.”

Capital Paint is a multi-storefront operation with locations across Texas, Colorado and Louisiana that serve leading collision-repair centers in those markets.

The ColorSource Elite Diamond Award was also presented to distributors with three or more years of consecutive growth, including A&F Paint and Supply, Baer Paints & Supplies, Capital Paint & Refinish, J.D. KC, James Hess LTD. Southeast PBE and West Penn Laco.

Matthew’s Paint & Supply also won the new Rising Star award, a special recognition given to a new ColorSource distributor that has achieved exceptional success while embracing the values of ColorSource. A solid partner to BASF showing exemplary dedication and passion, Matthew’s was able to expand its business twice in less than two years, now operating three stores.

ColorSource is a network of BASF single-line distributors dedicated to offering innovative BASF products backed by the highest levels of customer service.