Newsmaker

  • Charlie Polston is a fixed operations profitability and customer retention consultant with BG Products.
  • Rick Listo is the owner of Mobil 1 Lube Express in South Florida.
  • Mario Murgado is the president, CEO and co-owner of Brickell Honda in Miami, a new and used vehicle dealership that also serves Fort Lauderdale, Hialeah and Hollywood.
  • Jim Evans has more than 28 years experience in auto dealerships, having worked for AutoNation, Penske and most recently as divisional chief operating officer for Sonic Automotive in Charlotte, where he was responsible for 70 dealerships.
  • Hennessey Performance President John Hennessey recently spoke to Aftermarket Business about his company's Tuner School, a 14-week course that teaches and trains future performance vehicle tuners.
  • Jim Phillips, dealership management consultant for the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), previously served as general manager of his family's Lincoln-Mercury dealership in Tidewater, Va.