- October 12, 2017
Don has held numerous sales, marketing and senior management positions within the automotive and tire industry since 1984. Following a very successful posting as Senior VP Sales & Marketing for a prominent domestic tire manufacturer, Don moved to the independent tire dealer channel in 2001 to assist with the development of a corporate and associate store program for a mid-size regional tire dealer. He was very instrumental in re-launching the associate store program and turning it into a significant national operation. He retired in 2015. Don now enjoys his family, grandchildren and many hobbies including photography, woodworking and gardening. He also keeps in touch with the industry through various consulting opportunities.