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.”
John Patrick Quirk
At the end of 2012, John Quirk made a deal that would forever change his business.
Timothy Winkeler is the new president and chief operating officer of Auburn, Maine-based VIP Tires & Service. He also has been appointed to the company's board of directors.
The Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA) elected its new officers and board of directors for 2012-2013. This board moves will be effective July 1, 2012.
Pete’s Tire Barns Inc. has acquired certain assets of the Commercial Tire Division of VIP Inc. dba Quirk Tire Co.