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Wiederhoeft Named Salesperson of the Year

Tony Wiederhoeft and regional manager, Dan Hopkins

APH named Tony Wiederhoeft as the recipient of the 2020 Auto Value Salesperson of the Year award. Wiederhoeft is an outside salesperson for the Auto Value parts stores located in Mankato and Waseca, Minnesota. He was recognized during a virtual awards banquet at APH’s annual Winter Conference on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.

Each year Auto Value store managers and regional managers throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Montana, Michigan and Wyoming have the opportunity to nominate a salesperson they believe deserves the award.

Wiederhoeft was nominated by Dan Hopkins, regional manager for the Mankato and Waseca stores. Hopkins commented, “Tony is a great compliment to the exceptional Auto Value teams in Mankato and Waseca. He’s consistently proposing new ideas to gain business and proceeds with determination to make his proposals grow sales. With a great sense of humor and an infectious laugh, Tony is an absolute pleasure to work with.”

Wiederhoeft has been a part of the Auto Value team since 2019. When not making sales calls, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Heather, and their children, Samantha, Cody and Carter, as well as their granddaughter, Alice. He also enjoys spending time in the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing.