A.L. manager likes auto business variety
Q: What is your name, place of living and job description?
A: Matt Seffinga, Albert Lea, store manager at Bauer Built Tire
Q: What interests you most about automobiles?
A: I am interested in the vast majority of different automobiles on the road and the continual changes with new technologies in today’s vehicles.
Q: What is your favorite car make and model?
A: 1967 Shelby Mustang GT500
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I enjoy the fact that I deal with something different every day. It’s very rewarding to run a store like mine because I have a direct influence on the profitability of my business.
Q: Have you always wanted to work with automobiles?
A: No, Bauer Built is a family business for me, so I guess you could say that I was born into it.
Q: What is your favorite memory of working with automobiles?
A: Taking a customer who has a problem vehicle and who is having a bad day because of it, and turning it around toward a more positive outcome.
Q: Where did you grow up?
A: Durand, Wisconsin
Q: What are your hobbies?
A: Hunting, golfing, skiing, hanging out with friends and family and working out.
Q: What is your favorite food?
A: Lobster and crab
Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Tommy Boy
Q: What is one interesting fact about you?
A: I am engaged, and I will be getting married next June.
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