Michael Gallini is a dad of 5. 3 girls and 2 boys. I came into the automotive industry in late 2001 by accident LOL. Worked for BMW for 7 years where I became a master technician, I left BMW in 2008 and went to Porsche where I got my Porsche certification. I left Porsche to give the independent world a shot. For as long as I can remember I've dreamed of being a business owner, fast forward to 2015 my dream came true. I went into ownership only from what I had seen and heard, little did I know there was that much more that I didn't know, hired a business coach in august of 2019. Listen to Michael’s previous episodes HERE.
AJ Nealey got the mechanical bug at a young age playing with Legos. The bug quickly escalated to wrenching on his own car in high school, to his first full-time job as a technician and also to a racing career.
He started Nealey Auto Service, Edgewater, MD, out of his one bay garage in 2011 after his racing career came to an end. After he married his wife, Stephanie, in 2014. AJ and Stephanie decided to focus all energy and resources to grow Nealey Auto Service. It all started with taking RLO Training’s Guerilla Shop Management course. Since then, they have grown to a 9 bay facility with 8 employees and have increased sales a total of 1172% since then. Listen to AJ’s previous episodes HERE.
Chris Cotton utilizes the Profit First method of cash management. He is trained and certified by the Profit First Professionals organization to guide business owners and entrepreneurs in maximizing their profits.
AutoFix is the first and currently the ONLY auto repair shop specific coaching company, nationwide, that has achieved certification in Profit First.
Chris Cotton has been in the customer service industry for over 40 years and has been in the auto repair industry for over 25 years. He is a former shop owner that has dedicated his life to helping YOU to get your business where you want it to be and helping you FOCUS on the things that matter to you. Find Chris’ other episodes HERE.
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