Nixon wrote, “Brad Rea is rethinking his business, Champtires.com , an online retailer of used tires.
Although Internet sales account for about 70 percent of the West Mifflin-based company’s revenue — and are growing — Rea is discovering that many people who might be open to shopping for used tires online still want to ‘kick the tires’ before they buy.”
It’s time for Throwback Thursday (or #TBT on your favorite social media platform)!
In 2011, Pop City Media writer Heidi Brayer was working on a story on Pittsburgh entrepreneurs who started a successful business in a bad economy. She profiled five ‘burghers and their startups, including Champtires and its president and founder, Brad Rea.