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116 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS Driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, Tyler Bray commenced his business-minded path as a teenager and founded TK Trailer Parts at the age of 15 in 2013. Continuing his business to the present day, he has since served as the president of TK Freight Solutions LLC, co-owner of TK Trailers, owner of Ranger Offroad & Outdoor Supply and principal owner of Master Plans & Design, Inc. Now in his early 20s, Mr. Bray has notably been honored with the Inc. 5000 Award for three consecutive years, was named among 30 Under 30 by U.S. Reporter and was recognized among the Top 100 Influential in Automotive. Likewise, he has been profiled in several prominent publications, including Forbes Magazine. A member of the Young Entrepreneurs Council, Mr. Bray intends to leverage the success of his multiple businesses to launch other companies. He would also like to incorporate more technology-based sectors within his businesses. Attributing his success to the strong support of his mother and stepfather, he is currently working towards a bachelor’s degree in entrepreneurship from Babson College, which he will complete in 2023. FOUNDER TK Trailer Parts Madisonville, TX Following his receipt of his high school diploma, Brandon L. Cook excelled in various sales and automotive roles. Between 1995 and 2000, he worked for RadioShack, where he advanced from a sales associate to a manager and was recognized as Manager of the Month five different times. Subsequently, he served as a truck driver in the shipping and logistics industries before becoming an automobile salesperson for various regional dealerships. Since 2019, he has served as the owner of Auction Auto Group LLC in Red Wing, Minnesota, where he is recognized as an automotive expert who provides premier sales and service. Maintaining affiliation with the Better Business Bureau and the Independent Auto Dealers Association, Mr. Cook intends to open two more dealerships in five years’ time and, eventually, expand his services to have a dealership in all 50 U.S. states. Civically engaged as well, he has been actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America, the Civil Air Patrol, Leadership Red Wing and the Young Adults Association, where he served as president between 1998 and 2001. He has three children: Viva, Alli and Mylee. OWNER Auction Auto Group LLC Red Wing, MN Millennium Magazine Featured Listee BRANDON L. COOK TYLER BRAY