Small Business Spotlight: Sparky’s Collision, Inc.

Business sign for auto body and repair shop Sparky’s Collision in New Bedford, MA, has been a member of the Alltrust family for over 11 years. Owned and operated by Rick Galligo and his wife Tammy Galligo, Sparky’s has been in business for over 70 years.

Roger Goyette Sr. (AKA Sparky) started Sparky’s Service Station in 1949, which offered all types of auto repairs and maintenance which was later passed down to his son Roger Goyette Jr., and then to long time employee Rick Galligo in January 2009. Rick has worked to maintain the family business’s legacy for the last 11 years. They have kept the business’ name “Sparky’s” in honor of Roger Goyette Sr. and have continued to provide exceptional quality auto body services to customers over the years.

Sparky’s Collision provides a multitude of auto exterior repairs and services. These include:

  • Auto insurance work
  • Auto body repairs
  • Auto painting
  • Collision repair
  • And some rust repairs.

Autobody garage door with sign reflected in car hoodThey are known for their quality repair, honest service, and fair prices. They pride themselves on their work and focus on getting their customers back on the road in a safely repaired vehicle. The customer reviews speak for themselves, “I have taken my vehicles to Rick for many years, he’s the best in the business. I wouldn’t dream of taking my cars anywhere else. If you’re looking for perfection and honesty, go to Sparky’s Collision Inc.”

They also help assist customers while working with their automobile insurance companies and are listed as a preferred body shop for many! Sparky’s strives to make it easier for customers working with insurance companies as they will communicate on their behalf once a claim has been made. The last thing you need to be worrying about after an accident is insurance paperwork.

Sparky’s utilizes Alltrust Credit Union for their financial needs. When asked how Alltrust has helped them achieve their business goals they said, “Awesome customer service. Excellent business loans. Convenient locations and credit card services.”. Alltrust is honored to help local businesses continue to thrive every day.

Learn more about Sparky’ Collisions, Inc. on their website at, call them at 508.995.4655, or check out their Facebook

Business front door with brick exterior