Tint World Automotive Styling Centers has named Mike Lopez as its new chief operations officer, the company announced.
In his new role, Lopez is responsible for the franchise’s operations teams and systems, with a focus on franchisee experience, growth, business operations and training, the company said.
“Mike has demonstrated a passion for franchising leadership throughout his career, and his experience in the automotive industry makes him an invaluable addition to our growing team,” said Charles J. Bonfiglio, president and CEO of Tint World. “His strategic vision and commitment to developing new leaders will be key as we build on our success and continue growing the Tint World brand.”
Lopez brings more than a decade of leadership and executive experience in the food and beverage and automotive franchising industries to Tint World. Lopez most recently served as president of the second-largest automotive glass repair and replacement company in the United States. He was previously vice president of operations for an auto paint and collision repair franchise and director of new unit growth for one of the largest automotive aftermarket companies in North America, Tint World said.
“Tint World has an incredible record of success, and the company is poised for even greater achievements in the coming months and years,” Lopez said. “Because of the company’s proven methods and unbeatable culture, I’ve been able to hit the ground running, and I’m excited about everything the future holds here at Tint World.”