SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Feb. 25, 2011) — Discount Tire Co. Inc. has opened five stores in the past few weeks, expanding the company's reach to nearly 800 stores in 23 states.
The dealership's new stores are in Corpus Christi and ElPaso, Texas; Round Lake Beach, Ill.; Fishers, Ind.; and San Diego.
The Corpus Christi store is DTC's third in that city and the El Paso location is the firm's fifth there. DTC now has 212 outlets in Texas.
Twelve-year DTC veteran Albert Hinojosa manages the Corpus Christi store and its 13 employees, while Clint Morris, a 16-year DTC veteran, manages the El Paso location and its 10 employees.
The Round Lake Store location is DTC's 31st store in Illinois. Nine-year company veteran Rolano Rios manages the store and its seven employees.
Kenny Boysen, a 25-year company veteran, now manages the store in Fishers, which is DTC's 21st in Indiana.
Eric Buzzell, an 18-year DTC veteran, is manager of the America's Tire location in San Diego. The location, the company's 15th store in the San Diego area and 124th in California, has 14 employees.