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3 Questions with VIP Tires’ Tim Winkeler

Paying Higher Wages Is a ‘Philosophical Line in the Sand’

In our latest three-question interview, VIP Tires & Service CEO and President Tim Winkeler talks about the pressures of recruiting, opening new stores and expanding the company’s services for fleets. Plus, we cover the importance of company culture, and what that means for the nation's 19th largest tire dealership.


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VIP Sets a Record With Donation

VIP Inc. dba VIP Tires & Service continued its giving tradition in 2020 and made its largest donations yet to Make-A-Wish chapters in New England. Since 2007 VIP has raised more than $700,000 for the charity.


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Lessons Learned From a Lousy Review

Lessons Learned From a Lousy Review

With 450 employees and 57 stores, John Quirk is realistic that things can and will go wrong. “We work on over 30,000 cars a month. You’re going to make a mistake. When it happens, get the customer a rental car, put our best technician on it and fix the frickin’ thing as fast as you can.”
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