Bill Nalu is President of Interstate Auto Care in Madison Heights, Michigan and has been in business for 30 years. Bill collaborates with industry professionals, in building today’s “high-tech/old-fashioned” customer service system. Bill has been a big contributor to the podcast and he currently serves on several industries and educational advisory councils including AutoValue/Bumper to Bumper, Dorman Industries, and Cardone. Listen to Bill’s previous episodes HERE.
Tom Piippo a three-time recognized ASE Technician of the Year and owner of Tri-County Motors, Rudyard, Michigan. Tom was honored by ASA as their 2017 Alpha award winner for his generous and far-reaching contributions to the automotive service industry.
Tri-County Motors is equipped to handle most anything that rolls in the door, from Alpha’s to Windrowers. Tom and Kris instill a caring, learning culture within the business. Employee’s know that training is mandatory when they are hired. Attending all local training events is required along with most major state and national training events. Listen to Tom’s previous episodes HERE.
Alan “Ollie” Gelfand is the founder and driving force behind German Car Depot, and a former professional skateboarder and developer of the “Ollie” skateboarding trick.
A few years after injuries ended his professional skateboarding career, Alan begins competing in Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) road racing events.
Building and driving his own VW race cars, Alan went on to win several national competitions including four 24-hour endurance races. Alan discontinued racing in 2002, this allowed him more time to focus his efforts on building German Car Depot into what it is today, South Florida’s dealer alternative for expert German car auto repair.
From Skateboarding legend to autocross state champion to repair shop owner Alan ‘Ollie’ Gelfand has a great story and he is not bashful to tell it. Listen to Ollie’s previous episodes HERE.
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