By Ashley Reyes
The SEMA Wheel and Tire Council (WTC) named Shawn DiLeo as the council’s latest volunteer spotlight member. DiLeo is the owner of NuWave LLC. Dba RimTyme Custom Wheels—a rent-to-own custom wheel and tire concept offered by Rent-A-Center. The company offers wheels and tires for trucks and Jeeps, as well as the latest custom wheels for passenger vehicles.
SEMA: What led you to obtaining a career in the wheel and tire industry?
SD: The volume and rate of return.
SEMA: How has being a WTC volunteer or member impacted your professional career?
SD: I’ve made many business connections through networking.
SEMA: What advice do you have for someone pursuing a career in the wheel and tire segment?
SD: Learn the business and be into automotive customizing and repairs.
SEMA: Where can we find you on a Saturday?
SD: You can find me in one of my seven shops!