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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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How to Catch (and Retain) Great Employees

How to Catch (and Retain) Great Employees

Most independent tire dealers get into the tire and automotive service business because they enjoy fixing vehicles or selling things. Many probably started working for a larger chain or their father/mother/grandparents and got pretty good at fixing and selling, so they thought, “I’d like to be my own boss doing this.”  And they scraped together enough cash, took on enormous debt, and hung their shingle outside. 
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