VIP Tires Inc. has opened its third new VIP Tires & Service store in three months. The latest is a larger location to serve customers in Claremont, N.H.
VIP Inc., dba VIP Tires & Service, is taking on a fourth state in New England. The company has acquired a store from TBC Corp. in Williston, Vt., and began operations Oct. 2.
John Quirk, a third generation tire dealer and chairman and CEO of VIP Inc. dba VIP Tires & Service, is Modern Tire Dealer’s 2018 Tire Dealer of the Year.
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.
VIP Tires & Service Corp. raised $55,658.12 for Make-A-Wish during the company’s 10th annual Season of Wishes Campaign at its 56 stores in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.
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.
Two VIP Tires and Service Corp. technicians, Kenny Bridges and Brian Thibodeau, have each earned Automotive Service Excellence certification in 22 specialty areas, an achievement that qualifies them as World Class Technicians.
VIP Tires & Service Corp. raised $52,511.86 for Make-A-Wish during the company's ninth annual Season of Wishes campaign at its 56 stores in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.
VIP Inc., which owns VIP Tires and Service, has purchased a 15,351-square-foot office building in Auburn, Maine, that will become the company’s new headquarters and support center.
VIP Tires & Service Corp. raised $45,216 for Make-A-Wish during its eighth annual Season of Wishes Initiative, double the amount raised last year.
VIP Tires & Service (VIP) recently gathered managers from its 56 locations for an annual conference to discuss business issues, receive training from more than a dozen key suppliers and honor managers who achieved “TOP 10” status for sales growth during VIP’s fiscal 2013.