Profits and Product Performance Produce Partnerships With Scott Weeden of Barnwell House of Tires

Gain Traction

Sep 27 2023 • 30 mins

Scott Weeden is the Vice President of Sales at Barnwell House of Tires. With over two decades in the trucking industry, he previously managed his own freight company and oversaw the New York City market for a commercial tire manufacturer. In his position at Barnwell, Scott has cultivated a team of 22 sales representatives, leading to a 60% increase in revenue. Additionally, he serves on the Tire Industry Association board, contributing to the safety of tire technicians, drivers, and pedestrians.

In this episode…

How do you convince potential clients that it’s worth partnering with your company? According to Scott Weeden, who leads the sales team at Barnwell House of Tires, it starts with an efficient process and eliminating mistakes in the transaction paperwork — after that it comes down to the performance of your product. Scott says a refined process combined with reliable product performance drives profits, resulting in partnerships.

On this episode of Gain Traction, Scott talks to Mike Edge about what makes a shop attractive to potential clients. He explains what it means to provide reliable and exceptional service, offer a mistake-free transaction process, ensure product performance, drive profits, and gain partnerships. Lastly, Scott shares a crazy story about a memorable experience with a customer and discusses some classic movie scenes.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • Scott Weeden talks about growing up in Seattle
  • How Scott began to work at Barnwell House of Tires
  • Scott provides insight on some of his major accomplishments in the tire industry
  • What sets Barnwell apart from others in the industry?
  • Scott’s story about an intimidating experience he had with a customer
  • Which scenes from Glengarry Glen Ross and The Usual Suspects are Scott’s all-time favorites?

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