Jeepsters' owner, Bill Coll, is a former Navy F-14 mechanic and a long-time Jeep enthusiast.
After leaving the Navy, Bill received his Bachelor of Science degree in Management from San Diego State University in 1995.
Upon graduation, he worked in management in a corporate setting until 1997, at which point he chose to do what he loved.
Early in 1997, Bill became certified as an ASE mechanic and opened a one-man shop on 101 1st Street in Largo, Florida, which he named "Jeepsters".
focused on service, sales and after-market parts, and, as the name suggests, those services were limited exclusively to Jeep vehicles.
After two years of successful operations, Bill
became interested in the concept of stretching a Wrangler and adding a second set of doors.
envisioned a vehicle that would cater to the Jeep lover whose family obligations had outgrown the two-door vehicle, but who still yearned for the openness that only a Jeep can offer.
In 1999, Bill
began to draft plans for the Stretch Wrangler.
Over the last five years, after much painstaking effort, those plans have become a reality.
About Bill Coll
Jeepsters Owner Bill Coll is a former Navy F14 Mechanic.
After the Navy, he
A&P Licence and a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from San Diego State University.
In 1997, he
desire to work for himself with his
love for Jeeps and opened Jeepsters
mechanics necks with "Done Once, Done Right", to remind them that Quality Workmanship is our First Priority.