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Meet the Management Team

Midas leadership team has a wealth of experience supporting franchisees and helping them succeed

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Brant Wilson
Director and Senior Vice President, Franchise Group

Brant Wilson was appointed to the position of Director of the Franchisor on Jan. 1, 2014. He was appointed to the position of Senior Vice President, Franchise Group of TBC effective Nov. 1, 2013. From 2007 to Oct. 31, 2013, he was employed by H&R Block and held various positions within that organization including Vice President of Franchise Development and Territory Vice President for the West.

Ron Seagle 

Executive Vice President and General Manager

Ron joins Midas from Bridgestone where, for the last 15 years, he served as Vice President responsible for retail store operations overseeing 1,100 stores and 10,000 teammates.  As Vice President he grew top line sales for 13 consecutive years while controlling cost and growing profits with an underlying focus on the customer and his teammates in his strategic initiatives to retain and attract talent. His career with Bridgestone spans 33 years in increasing roles of responsibility from Store Manager to District Manager followed by National Director of Sales and Operations prior to his role as Vice President.

Gerry Schwall
Vice President, Franchise Operations, East

Gerry oversees the franchise support teams in the eastern half of the U.S., leading the franchise business managers and shop operations managers who advise franchisees about ways they can increase revenue and profitability, and who provide training and assistance to ensure Midas customers enjoy consistent experiences everywhere they go.

Phil Hultquist
Vice President, Franchise Operations, West

Phil oversees operation support in the western U.S. He has more than 24 years of experience supporting franchisees and store managers as they worked to win customers and earn high customer satisfaction.

Lenny Valentino, Jr.
Vice President, Franchise Development

Mr. Valentino was appointed to this position with TBC effective February 22, 2016.  From February 2011 to September 2015 Mr. Valentino was Executive Vice President/Managing Director for EP Henry Corporation, Woodbury, NJ. From September 2005 to December 2009 he was employed by Rita’s Italian Ice Franchise Company, Trevose, Pa is which he held the position of President. Mr. Valentino is Certified Franchise Executive, recognized by the International Franchise Association.  He is located in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.Darrell Fisher

Darrell Fisher

Vice President, Franchise Operations, West

Darrell oversees the franchise support teams in the Central division of the U.S., leading the franchise business managers and shop operations managers who advise franchisees about ways they can increase revenue and profitability, and who provide training and assistance to ensure Midas customers enjoy consistent experiences everywhere they go

Glenn Root
Director and Vice President, Canadian Operations

Glenn has spent 35 years in the auto service and tire retailing business, including 15 years at Goodyear Canada, where he held a succession of positions ranging from store management to National Sales Manager, and finally as Divisional Manager of the Consumer Stores division with more than 130 outlets and Marketing Manager for Passenger and Light Truck tires. During five years with Canadian Tire, he led the auto service and tire businesses with a combined budget of $650 million in revenues. Glenn joined Midas in 2004 as Vice President of Canadian Operations and has helped franchisees transition to full-service auto care, and has also helped franchisees significantly increase tire sales. He is a past chairman of the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada for the Retail Division and is the founding chairman for the Motorist Assurance Program (MAP) of Canada.

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