Vic Kimmel celebrates 50 years of service

Vic Kimmel celebrates 50 years of service

Vic Kimmel, who in the late 1970s formed VCK, Inc. with his wife Joey, has been representing companies since 1954. He has been one of the many old timers who have worked diligently to make the souvenir industry what it is today.

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Kimmel now represents Wheeler Manufacturing, which sells jewelry, The Mountain, which deals in T-shirts, and JADA, which has available unique wildlife pillows. Vic and Joey have two children, Jack, a retired Florida fire fighter who has joined the company, and Dawn, an attorney in Tallahassee.

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