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von Bibra Ferry Rd Auto Village von Bibra Helensvale Auto Village

Our Staff

Shaun Lees

General Manager - Ferry Rd & Helensvale

How many years’ experience in the Auto Industry?
21 years

How many years have you worked for von Bibra & what position/s have you held?
7 years with von Bibra.

1 year - Group Trainer
3 years - General Manager (Tweed)
3 years - General Manager

Who did you previously work for and what was your role there?
9 years at Motorama as a Holden Sales Consultant, HSV Specialist, and Sales Manager.

Where did you grow up?
Born Frankston Victoria, moved to Northern NSW at age 2. Lived in Ballina & Lennox Heads until High School. Finished school on the Gold Coast & have worked between Brisbane & the Gold Coast.

Favourite quote or best piece of advice given to you?
'Always leave everyone in a better position than when you found them' & 'Always operate at Level 10'

Joel Wright

General Sales Manager - Helensvale

How many years’ experience in the Auto Industry?
14 years.

How many years have you worked for von Bibra & what position/s have you held?
9 years, Sales Consultant & Sales Manager for a variety of manufacturers.

Who did you previously work for and what was your role there?
Tweed Motors Holden (Previous owners before von Bibra's purchased the business in 2002) Started in parts & service & moved to used car sales where I commenced my cadetship.

Where did you grow up?
Locally at Burleigh Heads.

Favourite quote or best piece of advice given to you?
'Perfection is the total sum of a lot of small things done very well.'

JEFF HALE

SUZUKI SALES MANAGER - HELENSVALE

How many years’ experience in the Auto Industry?
Commenced in the Auto industry in 2007 with von Bibra Nissan at Ashmore as a sales consultant - 11years

How many years have you worked for von Bibra & what position/s have you held?
Started with von Bibra since 2007 with a total of approx 7yrs
Sales consultant at Nissan Ashmore - 2007 - 2009 and again from 2011-2012
Moved to Western Australia and worked at Rockingham Nissan and Sales Consultant from 2012 - 2014
Back to Qld at von Bibra Ferry Rd 2014 2016 (Sales Consultant Mitsubishi / Suzuki)
von Bibra Helensvale Hyundai 2016 - 2017 as Sales Consultant
Currently Mitsubishi, Suzuki & Hyundai Sales Manager.

Who did you previously work for and what was your role there?
Southport Golf Club for 14yrs as golf shop manager and 5yrs as General Manager. Sold construction machinery for 4yrs prior to getting into the motor vehicle industry.

What do you love most about your job?
Always had a passion for cars but its the interaction with people. I love meeting new people and hearing their stories.

Where did you grow up?
Born in Brisbane and moved to the Gold Coast at the age of 3. Lived at the northern end of the Coast at Anglers Paradise (not many people would remember as it has now merged with Runway Bay) Went to Biggera Waters Primary and Southport State High

Favourite quote or best piece of advice given to you?
Treat people the way you want to be treated, talk to people the way you want to be talked to. Respect is earned.

LUKE WINSLADE

SERVICE MANAGER - HELENSVALE

How many years’ experience in the Auto Industry?
17 years

How many years have you worked for von Bibra & what position/s have you held?
11 years, parts interpreter, service advisor service manager.

Who did you previously work for and what was your role there?
Avon City Ford in Christchurch NZ as a parts interpreter.

What do you love most about your job?
Making customers happy.

Where did you grow up?
Christchurch NZ.

Favourite quote or best piece of advice given to you?
Don't stop at the first rung on the ladder, there is many more above you.

Kevin Jones

Service Manager - Ferry RD

How many years’ experience in the Auto Industry?
19 years.

How many years have you worked for von Bibra & what position/s have you held?
9 years in total as both a Service Advisor & Service Manager.

Who did you previously work for and what was your role there?
Surfers City Holden - Technician, HSV Workshop Controller, Service Advisor.

What do you love most about your job?
Working as a team and exceeding our customers expectations!

Where did you grow up?
Sydney.

Favourite quote or best piece of advice given to you?
'Make the most out of life, you only get one chance!'