25 years of Paintless Dent Repair experience

Duane A. Langenfeld

With 25 years experience in paintless dent removal, Duane is one of the predominant automotive hail repair and PDR specialists in Rapid City, SD. He’s repaired over 17k damaged vehicles and has a phenomenal customer service history.

As the general manager of Rapid City Hail Repair Co, he is responsible for estimates, repair process and quality control of repairs.

Duane is co-owner of another company, DINGTOOL LLC.  He has 5 patent pending tools for PDR industry for sale currently and is developing an entry level paintless dent repair course for individuals who are interested in learning PDR.
He is also the former owner of Jabuti Hail Team, which has been reviewed over the years consistently at 5 stars for his paintless dent repair and hail repair services.

He has raised 5 boys, all adults now, as well as fostered a Lakota youth for a short period in 2015-2016. His children are successful in a varying degree of careers. From 3D animation to electrician to hail repair specialist, his children have pursued and found their love of careers.

He has coached youth football in the area for the BHYFL for two years and consistently sponsors youth sports teams.

Prior to his career in auto hail repair and paintless dent removal Duane was in the US Army, where he worked as a cryptologist/intelligence analyst. His last duty station was located at N.S.A. (National Security Agency).
Rapid City has been home to Duane since 2013.

Denise Robertson

Denise joined the Marines directly out of high school. While serving in the Corps her responsibilities included aviation and ground supply management, she was a range coach, and received the Navy Achievement Award.  She left the Marines and for a period, worked two full time jobs (managed 187 properties for HUD) while running her own housing inspection company for over 10 years. Following that, she started two other companies, one retail sales from home the other a large day care.

She has raised two boys and her youngest, Derek, is special needs (downs syndrome). He currently helps within Rapid City Hail Repair as needed, to help with growth and development.

Her management capabilities are extensive after running these other companies and recently running Duane’s previous hail company, Jabuti.

Her roles within Rapid City Hail Repair Co. include (outside of basic ownership) the day to day management of operations, internal accounting, and customer relations.

Denise owns Rapid City Hail Repair Company. Her skills, combined with being a Minority, a Veteran and Woman, make her an ideal automotive hail repair business owner in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

She has lived in the Rapid City area since the summer of 2015.