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Meet Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres’ 2019 Franchisee of the Year

For 43 years, Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centres has been honouring the outstanding dedication and consistent hard work of our Minit-Tune and Brake Auto Centre franchisees. Each year, a Franchisee of the Year is awarded recognition, praise, and the annual trophy. The annual trophy is the same original award, first presented to our winner in 1977.

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We are happy to announce that our North Vancouver (Capilano) Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre location is the winner of the Franchisee of the Year award for 2019. Special thanks and congratulations to Owner/Operator Amyn and Amina Esmail!  We are grateful and truly appreciate their dedication to providing superior auto repair in North Vancouver (Capilano), customer service above and beyond expectations, and for helping us create a reputation that has made Minit-Tune & Brake a trusted name in automotive maintenance and repair.


How the Winner Is Selected

Each year, we take a look at all of our franchise locations. After examining the year’s records, customer reviews, and other factors, we choose one franchisee that went above and beyond. We make our decision based on the following factors:

  • Customer Service
  • Shop Cleanliness and Presentation
  • Staff Training and Retention
  • Customer Retention and Growth
  • Sales Growth


Visit Our 2019 Franchisee of the Year for Auto Repair and Service Needs

Amyn and Amina Esmail’s location has established itself as an important part of the Minit-Tune & Brake Auto Centre family and the North Vancouver community. Their record of excellence means they are prepared to help you with all your automotive service needs. Visit our Franchisee of the Year for:


This year, we would also like to congratulate our first runner up, Joe Palascios and his team at our New Westminster location. In addition, we would like to recognize the efforts of our second runner up from North Vancouver (Main Street), Steve Maion. All three locations have had a fantastic year.

Minit-Tune & Brake has been providing auto care services to North Vancouver, New Westminster and other communities throughout BC and Alberta for almost 43 years. Whether you are looking for an oil change or an engine tune-up, we can guarantee you will receive excellent service at our Franchisee of the Year location. Give us a call or visit us online to schedule your vehicle maintenance or repairs today.


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