Sam Amlani, President of Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres is a licensed mechanic. He is a former franchise owner who doubled the sales volume of his Richmond location in three years, then sold the franchise to join the firm's headquarters in 1981.
Sam's mechanical abilities, his skills in promotion and first-hand experience as a franchise owner serve him well as Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre's public relations man. Sam's mechanical insight can be heard on Vancouver radio station CKNW (980 AM), on a show which encourages listeners to call in and ask Sam questions pertaining to vehicle maintenance. As the "auto expert" on CKNW, Sam maintains a high profile for Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres.