VIP Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Representatives from VIP Auto, O’Reilly Automotive and the City of Calais participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening of the newly expanded store in Calais. O’Reilly is a national chain headquartered in Springfield, MO, which recently has taken over the auto parts section of VIP (based in Lewiston, ME). VIP maintains ownership of its Tire and Service Business.  From Left to Right: Chris Hatch (O’Reilly Store Manager), Chris Watters (O’Reilly District Manager), Jim Porter (Assistant City Manager of Calais), Gary MacCausland (VIP Vice President of Store Operations), John Quirk (VIP CEO and President), Tim Winkeler (VIP COO), Julie Jordan (Executive Director of the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce), Jason Cook (VIP Store Manager) and Gerry Kostro (VIP District Manager). (Photo by Lura Jackson).