February 01, 2016 // Franchising.com // BOCA RATON, Fla. – Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™, a leading auto accessory and window tinting franchise, has hired Craig Shelby as their newest franchise operations manager. Shelby’s primary role will be window film education and assistance for all U.S. franchise store locations.
“Adding Craig to our operations team will bring great value to our franchisees,” said Paul Pirro, executive vice president of Tint World®. “He brings more than 12 years of window film experience to Tint World®, which will now translate into advanced education and training for our franchisees and their staff to make them the best in the industry.”
Starting his window film career in 2004 as a southeast sales manager, Shelby was promoted and moved to California to manage West Coast accounts. He then joined a new U.S. window film manufacturer and served as their national sales director before accepting the position at Tint World®.
“I’m excited to join Tint World® as operations manager,” said Shelby. “With a focus on needs specific to the window film industry, this new role will enable me to provide increased education and understanding for Tint World® franchise owners to improve their business.”
“We were very pleased to discover someone with his vast knowledge and experience in the residential and commercial window film industry,” said Charles J. Bonfiglio, Tint World® CEO. “I am confident 2016 will be the best year yet for Tint World®, and Craig’s thorough understanding of the industry and his connections throughout the U.S. will play a vital role in that success.”
Founded in 1982, Tint World® has grown to become an award-winning franchised provider of automotive, residential, commercial and marine window tinting and security film services. With Automotive Styling Centers™ in the U.S. and abroad, each franchise location houses approximately 20 profit centers, ranging from in-store accessory installations, to off-site sales and installation of residential, commercial and marine window tinting and security films. To find out more, please visit www.tintworld.com and tintworldfranchise.com.
SOURCE Tint World®
Charles J. Bonfiglio
CEO, Tint World®