Learn the secrets to running a successful tint shop and transform your life.

A well run tint shop can be a money-making machine, but a poorly managed one can be the owner’s worst nightmare.

The “Tint Rescue” TV series follows veteran tinters Mike Burke and Josh Poponick as they seek to revamp underperforming tint shops. Mike and Josh understand the science behind a shop’s success and tackle everything from perfect tint installation to the chairs in the waiting area.

Mike Burke

Mike Burke is the founder of Sun Stoppers, a multi-million dollar window tint company with over 60 locations spread across the U.S.


Driven by an ambition to help others succeed, Mike provides guidance and mentorship to struggling small business owners.


Through his speaking engagements, digital content, training programs and business coaching, Mike shares his wealth of knowledge and vast experience growing an internationally recognized brand. His goal is to help people achieve greatness.


Mike was named XPEL’s National Dealer of the Year in 2019, 2020 and 2021 and holds the Guinness Book World Record for the Most Tinted Car Windows in a single day

Josh Poponick

Josh is the owner-operator and started Blackout Tinting out of his home garage in 2011 as a way to earn extra money through college. He has been a “car guy” for as long as he can remember, and that is why he started Blackout. He attended the University of Pittsburgh before deciding that he wanted to pursue his passion for cars and business. Josh works in the shop every day with his team.


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