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About Modern Tire Dealer's Annual Tire Dealer of the Year Award

There is no higher honor a tire dealer can receive than joining the prestigious list of winners of Modern Tire Dealer’s Tire Dealer of the Year. In addition to the industry recognition, the MTD Tire Dealer of the Year’s favorite charity will receive a minimum of $1,000 from MTD. The winner will also be featured on the cover of our September issue and spotlighted in a feature article. 2018 nominations are now closed. Thank you to all who entered. The winner will be announced in September.

In selecting MTD ’s Tire Dealer of the Year, judges will consider five elements:

  • 1Business Success
  • 2Marketing Skills
  • 3Management Skills
  • 4Industry Knowledge
  • 5Community Involvement

2017 Tire Dealer of the Year

Mark Rhodes and Scott Rhodes

Company: Plaza Tire Service Inc.

Location: Cape Girardeau, Mo.

The Rhodes brothers are the second-generation owners of Plaza Tire Service Inc., and they’ve added 25 stores since buying the business from their father in 2004. There are 62 stores in four states that generate an estimated $80 million in annual sales.

Read more about our Tire Dealer of the Year

Past Winners


Dealer of The Year 2015


Dealer of The Year 2014


Dealer of The Year 2013


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