TGi Archives - Tire Review Magazine
Rick Wheeler Joins TGI as VP of National Sales

Tire Group International (TGI) has named Rick Wheeler to its newly created position of vice president of national sales.

TGI Urges Customers to Aid Puerto Rico

In response to the hurricane in Puerto Rico, Tire Group International helped secure a cargo plane in conjunction with SBS (Spanish Broadcasting Systems) to help fly out supplies that its team members had been collecting since the hurricane hit the island.

TGI Prepares for Hurricane Irma

Tire Group International, one of Florida’s largest independent tire wholesale distributors, has begun their hurricane preparation process as Hurricane Irma approaches.

TGI President Inducted into UM Sports Hall of Fame

Joaquin Gonzalez Jr., president of Tire Group International (TGI) and former NFL player, was inducted into the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame during the 48th Annual UMSHoF Induction Banquet.

TGI UM Football
TGI Expands Wholesale Business to Central Florida

Tire Group International (TGI) hires new territory manager as it expands its wholesale tire business into Central Florida.

TGI Names Hancock CFO

Following the retirement of Alberto Olivares, Tire Group International (TGI) has named Craig Hancock chief financial officer. Hancock has been with TGI since 2016 as vice president of finance. Prior to joining TGI, Hancock worked as regional controller for Ricoh Latin America. Hancock earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Illinois. “Craig

TGI Files Lawsuit Against Amrik, Neeto

Wholesale distributor Tire Group International (TGI) is taking legal action against Amrik International Trading, Neeto International General Trading and all respective principles, claiming breach of contact. According to TGI, $1.2 million worth of goods were ordered by Amrik from TGI, but the goods were refused at port, which did not honor the contractual agreement. Additionally,

TGI Collecting Supplies for Earthquake Victims in Ecuador

Tire Group International partnered with the Consulate of Ecuador in Miami to collect supplies to help those affected by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that devastated Ecuador on April 16. TGI is inviting customers, colleagues, vendors and corporate friends to donate nonperishable foods, clothing in good condition, bottled water and sports drinks, mattresses, tents, awnings and hygiene