Tim Bonner, President, and Owner of Tim’s Automotive & Towing with locations in Parkville & Carney, Maryland, has been named the 2015 Maryland Small Business Person of the Year by the Baltimore District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

Each year the President of the United States declares national small business week in celebration of the contributions of the small business community to the nation’s economy. The U.S. SBA honors small business owners who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and success in the development of their business and commitment to their community.

Tim’s is the largest independently owned full-service automotive repair center in North-East Baltimore, including two automotive locations and a towing company that services residential customers as well as all size commercial fleets. Tim’s is a family-owned and operated business that has proudly served the Greater Baltimore Metropolitan area since 1987.

Under Tim’s leadership, the organization has been designed and structured to provide a one-stop-shop for any and all Automotive Service customer needs, including Towing and Recovery. Tim’s motto, “We will be here when you need us”, reinforces this business design and is a daily reminder to all employees of the level of service that the company and Tim are committed to providing every customer.

Tim’s provides complete preventive maintenance, state inspections, and repair services for all vehicle types — light, medium and heavy-duty. The professionally trained staff at Tim’s specializes in state of the art diagnostic testing including ABS, wheelchair lift maintenance, computerized balancing, electrical repair issues, etc. Tim’s Automotive honors all dealers and extended warranties and uses only quality parts with a nationwide warranty.
Bonner will be honored at the 31st Annual Maryland Small Business Week Awards Luncheon on Friday, May 15th at Martin’s West in Woodlawn, Maryland.