Keith Brown landed his first automotive technician job at Muffler Masters in Pensacola, Florida as a Muffler Man at the age of 17. Shortly after hanging his first muffler he became the youngest Manager every employed at Muffler Masters. At age 20 he moved to Pinellas County where he worked at Muffler & Brake City in St. Petersburg as an Exhaust Technician. While working at Muffler & Brake City he started learning Auto A/C. After leaving Muffler & Brake City he became employed with Ice Cold Air as an Automotive Technician and soon after that a Manager. In 1993 he was offered the first Ice Cold Air franchise in Largo. He was owner of that franchise for nearly 17 years (he holds the record for being the longest running franchise owner of that particular franchise). After a franchise disagreement in September 2009 he exited the franchise and accepted a position with New Hope Auto & Truck Services where he was Lead Technician. In November of 2010 his desire to own his own shop got the best of him and thus opened Ace Auto Air & Muffler on January 3, 2011. He opens this shop with 29 years of automotive experience in all facets of auto and truck repair. He is qualified to serve all of your auto and truck needs.
Debbie Brown was a graduate of Northeast High School and attended St. Petersburg Junior College majoring in Business Administration. At age 15 she got her first clerical job at Tierra Verde Island Resort. She remained employed there for 5 years until the Marketing Department closed. She then went to work for Muffler & Brake City in St. Petersburg as Receptionist where she met and married Keith Brown. In 1993 she joined Keith as the co-owner of the Ice Cold Air franchise in Largo. After exiting the franchise she remained unemployed until the opening of Ace Auto Air & Muffler. She brings to Ace 18 years of administration experience in the automotive field. She is here to give you the best customer service experience you've ever had.
Donald McRae started his automotive career at Ice Cold Air on Court St. in Clearwater as a Brake & Muffler Technician at the age of 16. At age 19 he went to work for Keith & Debbie Brown at their Ice Cold Air franchise and remained with them until September of 2009. In early 2010 he accepted a position at New Hope Auto & Truck Services as Automotive Technician. He joins Ace Auto Air & Muffler as Manager/Lead Technician and brings with him 16 years of automotive experience in all facets of auto and truck repair. He is qualified to serve all of your auto and truck needs.