​​HISTORY OF BUSINESS

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My name is Christopher Stoepfel. Born and raised in Deshler Ohio. I began my working years at the age 15, repairing engines at the Power Plant in Deshler.

At age 16, I went to work for Steffens Auto-Body Repair, doing engine repair on cars. When i was 18 years old, I began working at the neighborhood Pure gas station , for Paul( Shakey ) Wensink. Repairing engines etc. during the day - the  evenings i was working on race cars,that shakey drove in the early Arca races. Eventualy working in the pits.

At age 20 I was hired by Koppenhoffer Brothers  where I over seen a fleet of trucks, doing maintence and repairs. On occassion delivering eggs to New York warehouses. Married my wife at 21  and raised three children

With in two years I applied for work at Cummins Diesel of Northern Ohio, exit #5 of the turnpike, Stoney Ridge ,Ohio. Where I worked for next 10 years.

 During this same time I had acquired and rented a repair shop, eventualy owning my own trucks and equipment. I then began hauling grain for local farmers and leasing with grain elevators in the area. Luckey Farmers, Perrysburg Elevator,Gerald Grain,Weston Elevator to name a few. At this same time I had employed and leased my equipment  to Abbott Trucking of Delta ,Ohio transporting steel into surrounding states. Along the way I erected my own mechanic shop. And have provided service many customers over the last 40 years. Those customers also became my friends over time.
Among those who have attributed to my success are;

Paul Wensink  Charles Woodruff   Glen McCoy