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Russell Forbes

Russell Forbes

President
russ@forbesmotors.com
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Russell Forbes

Russell Forbes

President
Russ Forbes

Russ Forbes

Dealer Principal
rforbes@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? I love them all, but if I HAD to choose: Corvette, Tahoe and Silverado would be my top 3!

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? We work in a fun industry! We want our clients and staff to enjoy being in our facility.  We are also very proud of our automotive heritage dating back to 1921.

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spending time with my wife and two little girls, golfing, curling, snowmobiling and travelling.

What Languages do you speak? English and French

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Russ Forbes

Russ Forbes

Dealer Principal
Wes Jones

Wes Jones

General Sales Manager
wes@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Buick Lacrosse

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? So many of our clients have become friends over the years and it's great to see them when they drop in!

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Watch Liverpool Football Club. You will never walk alone.

What Languages do you speak? British

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Wes Jones

Wes Jones

General Sales Manager
Will McFarlane

Will McFarlane

New Vehicle Manager
will@forbesmotors.com
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Will McFarlane

Will McFarlane

New Vehicle Manager
Jon Kinghan

Jon Kinghan

Fleet Manager
jkinghan@forbesmotors.com
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Jon Kinghan

Jon Kinghan

Fleet Manager
Chris Restagno

Chris Restagno

Pre-Owned Manager
crestagno@forbesmotors.com
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Chris Restagno

Chris Restagno

Pre-Owned Manager

Sales

Alan S Chalmers

Alan S Chalmers

Sales and Leasing and Cadillac Specialist
alan@forbesmotors.com
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Alan S Chalmers

Alan S Chalmers

Sales and Leasing and Cadillac Specialist
Tom Anastasakos

Tom Anastasakos

Sales and Leasing Consultant
tanastasakos@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Corvette Z06

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Working in a friendly, family - like atmosphere

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spending time with family and friends

What Languages do you speak? English and Greek

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Tom Anastasakos

Tom Anastasakos

Sales and Leasing Consultant
Manni Birhanu

Manni Birhanu

Sales and Leasing Consultant
mbirhanu@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cadillac ATS

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Meeting and helping our clients find the perfect vehicle for them.

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spending time with my family and friends.

What Languages do you speak? English, Hebrew and Amharic

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Manni Birhanu

Manni Birhanu

Sales and Leasing Consultant
Brent Flanagan

Brent Flanagan

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
bflanagan@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cruze LT Turbo, especially with the RS package

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Working with a great team and service standard

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Downtime with the Mrs. and soon to be baby Flanagan and my two dogs, Ripple and Chaos

What Languages do you speak? English and Je Me parle un petit peu du francais.

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Brent Flanagan

Brent Flanagan

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
John Traplin

John Traplin

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
jtraplin@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Buick LaCrosse

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The Forbes Family has a way of making people feel welcome and comfortable that extends to the employees, but more importantly, customers!

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Learn other languages

What Languages do you speak? Just English :)

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John Traplin

John Traplin

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
Don Roes

Don Roes

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
droes@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Corvette

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Getting hugs from Wes Jones

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Squash, Hockey, golf and walking my dog.

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Don Roes

Don Roes

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
Jody Warnock

Jody Warnock

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
jwarnock@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cadillac Escalade

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Family run, great atmosphere, great staff and happy customers!

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spend time with my family

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Jody Warnock

Jody Warnock

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
Jodie Swanston

Jodie Swanston

Financial Services Manager more...
jswanston@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle?  Corvette Z06

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Working with and for people that care about each other and their customers. It is a family atmosphere

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Travelling across Ontario to watch my son play Hockey and Lacrosse

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Jodie Swanston

Jodie Swanston

Financial Services Manager more...
Brenda Cowan

Brenda Cowan

Financial Services Manager more...
bcowan@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Camaro

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Good People

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Read

What Languages do you speak? English

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Brenda Cowan

Brenda Cowan

Financial Services Manager more...
Wayne Stevens

Wayne Stevens

Used Vehicle Department Mechanic

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Suburban

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Great People

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Going to the car races

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Wayne Stevens

Wayne Stevens

Used Vehicle Department Mechanic
Moe Sasila

Moe Sasila

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
msasila@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? I like the whole line from General Motors but if I really had to choose, it would be the Cadillac Escalade and the Camaro Z 28

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The Family atmosphere is number 1 for me

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spend time with friends and family, picking up new skills from videos on YouTube!

What Languages do you speak? I speak English and Arabic

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Moe Sasila

Moe Sasila

Sales and Leasing Consultant more...
Kurt Ramsubhag

Kurt Ramsubhag

Sales and Leasing Consultant
kramsubhag@forbesmotors.com
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Kurt Ramsubhag

Kurt Ramsubhag

Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tony Warrington

Tony Warrington

Sales and Leasing Consultant
twarrington@forbesmotors.com
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Tony Warrington

Tony Warrington

Sales and Leasing Consultant

Service

Chris Maunsell

Chris Maunsell

Service Manager more...
cmaunsell@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cadillac ATS

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The Boss!

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Golf and Hockey

What Languages do you speak? Canadian

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Chris Maunsell

Chris Maunsell

Service Manager more...
Grant Rutland

Grant Rutland

Service Advisor more...
grutland@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? My Terrain

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The sense of family

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Working in the backyard

What Languages do you speak? English

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Grant Rutland

Grant Rutland

Service Advisor more...
David Lippert

David Lippert

Service Advisor more...
dlippert@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Pickup Trucks

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Customer Service Interaction

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Tour on Harley

What Languages do you speak? English

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David Lippert

David Lippert

Service Advisor more...
Alex Kettelwascher

Alex Kettelwascher

Service Department Assistant
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Alex Kettelwascher

Alex Kettelwascher

Service Department Assistant
Brady Lesperance

Brady Lesperance

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Grand National Turbo 3.8L

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Very professional staff that works great together positively as a team

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Drag racing

What Languages do you speak? English and French

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Brady Lesperance

Brady Lesperance

Service Technician more...
Cindy Pynn

Cindy Pynn

Service Coordinator more...
cpynn@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Camaro

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The great laughs with co-workers and meeting new people.

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spending time with my family and going to the beach!

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Cindy Pynn

Cindy Pynn

Service Coordinator more...
Cody Hammer

Cody Hammer

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? GMC Seirra Denail

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? My coworkers

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spend time at my cottage

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Cody Hammer

Cody Hammer

Service Technician more...
Dan Lotz

Dan Lotz

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 69 Chevelle SS

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The employees

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Ride my bike/ spend time at my cottage

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Dan Lotz

Dan Lotz

Service Technician more...
Gabriel Canada

Gabriel Canada

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 1959 Chevrolet Impala

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The people

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Ride my motorcycle

What Languages do you speak? English and Spanish

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Gabriel Canada

Gabriel Canada

Service Technician more...
Jamie Ernst

Jamie Ernst

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle?  Camaro ZL1

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The environment

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Work on old cars and going to car shows

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Jamie Ernst

Jamie Ernst

Service Technician more...
Jason Masters

Jason Masters

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Corvette

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Seeing the technology in the GM vehicles and working in a friendly environment

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Golfing, racing, playing hockey and spending time with my family

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Jason Masters

Jason Masters

Service Technician more...
Jeff MacCandless

Jeff MacCandless

Service Technician more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Torrent

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The people I work with

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Fishing, Camping and walking my dog

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Jeff MacCandless

Jeff MacCandless

Service Technician more...
Marg Cooper

Marg Cooper

Tower Operator
mcooper@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? GMC Pickup

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The people I work with and the customers we talk to everyday

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? The peace and quiet of riding my motorcycle

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Marg Cooper

Marg Cooper

Tower Operator
Rod Schickler

Rod Schickler

Service Technician

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Corvette

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Team Work

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Playing and watching sports

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Rod Schickler

Rod Schickler

Service Technician
Tammy Kaal-Donald

Tammy Kaal-Donald

Service Coordinator

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Buick Encore

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The staff and customers

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Shopping and spending time with kids

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Tammy Kaal-Donald

Tammy Kaal-Donald

Service Coordinator
Patricia Stumpf

Patricia Stumpf

Service Coordinator

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Encore, Tahoe/Yukon and of course the Rendezvous!

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Sitting across from Wes Jones and Will McFarlane

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and summers at the family cottage!

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Patricia Stumpf

Patricia Stumpf

Service Coordinator

Parts

Jim Govier

Jim Govier

Parts Manager more...
jgovier@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Pontiac GTO Judge

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Working as a team where our goal is customer satisfaction!

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Sports, movies and reading

What Languages do you speak? Still trying to master English! :)

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Jim Govier

Jim Govier

Parts Manager more...
Jarrod Vandonk

Jarrod Vandonk

Parts Advisor more...
jvandonk@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Tornado

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The environment

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Playing baseball

What Languages do you speak? English

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Jarrod Vandonk

Jarrod Vandonk

Parts Advisor more...
Kevin Sholdice

Kevin Sholdice

Parts Advisor more...
ksholdice@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Camaro

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The family like, friendly working environment

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spend time with my family

What Languages do you speak? English

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Kevin Sholdice

Kevin Sholdice

Parts Advisor more...
Craig Simpson

Craig Simpson

Parts Advisor more...
csimpson@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 1963 Corvette Coupe

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Comradery of fellow employees

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Restoring vintage snowmobiles

What Languages do you speak? English

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Craig Simpson

Craig Simpson

Parts Advisor more...
Brian Evans

Brian Evans

Parts Driver more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cadillac SRX

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The great people and the friendly, warm atmosphere

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Spending time with my family

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Brian Evans

Brian Evans

Parts Driver more...
Doug Gerth

Doug Gerth

Parts Driver more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevy Truck

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The people I deliver to and work with at Forbes

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Watch hockey and watch my grandson play hockey, playing cards and being with my granddaughter

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Doug Gerth

Doug Gerth

Parts Driver more...
John Wood

John Wood

Parts Advisor
jwood@forbesmotors.com
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John Wood

John Wood

Parts Advisor

Collision

Ray Lavoie

Ray Lavoie

Collision Centre Manager
rlavoie@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Camaro

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? My staff in the Collision Centre

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Being with family and travelling

What Languages do you speak? English

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Ray Lavoie

Ray Lavoie

Collision Centre Manager
Paul Kekanovich

Paul Kekanovich

Estimator
pkekanovich@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? CTS V 1st Generation

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Atmosphere & the people

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Camping, spending time with friends & family

What Languages do you speak? English

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Paul Kekanovich

Paul Kekanovich

Estimator
Samantha Gerber

Samantha Gerber

Collision Corordinator/Reception
sgerber@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevrolet Silverado

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The Employees

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Family time and outdoor activities

What Languages do you speak? English

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Samantha Gerber

Samantha Gerber

Collision Corordinator/Reception
George Nunes

George Nunes

Paint Technician more...
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George Nunes

George Nunes

Paint Technician more...
Mark Wyszynski

Mark Wyszynski

Collision Centre Assistant

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Buick Regal GS

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Employees

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Camping and long boarding

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Mark Wyszynski

Mark Wyszynski

Collision Centre Assistant
Peter Cantarutti

Peter Cantarutti

Bodyshop Technician
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Peter Cantarutti

Peter Cantarutti

Bodyshop Technician
Steve Nagy

Steve Nagy

Bodyshop Technician

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Camaro

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The people

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Fish

What Languages do you speak? German, English and Hungarian

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Steve Nagy

Steve Nagy

Bodyshop Technician

Administration

April Menegotto

April Menegotto

Accounting & Office Manager more...
amenegotto@forbesmotors.com
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April Menegotto

April Menegotto

Accounting & Office Manager more...
Mike Sweeney

Mike Sweeney

VP Finance
mike@forbesmotors.com

What is your favourite GM vehicle? GMC Canyon

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Great people and my amazing staff (April, Shannon, Ashley and Shell)

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Wood Working

What Languages do you speak? English

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Mike Sweeney

Mike Sweeney

VP Finance
Leigh Somerville

Leigh Somerville

Online Marketing Coordinator
lsomerville@forbesauto.com
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Leigh Somerville

Leigh Somerville

Online Marketing Coordinator
Natalie Fiedler

Natalie Fiedler

Night Receptionist

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Cadillac Escalade

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Training Tom A. on how to use his Cell Phone

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Soccer, going to the cottage and teaching Kindergarten

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Natalie Fiedler

Natalie Fiedler

Night Receptionist
Darlene Davidson

Darlene Davidson

Accounting Assistant
ddavidson@forbesmotors.com
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Darlene Davidson

Darlene Davidson

Accounting Assistant
Samantha Jenkins

Samantha Jenkins

Part Time Accounting Assistant
accounting@forbesmotors.com
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Samantha Jenkins

Samantha Jenkins

Part Time Accounting Assistant
Taryl Stumpf

Taryl Stumpf

Night Receptionist
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Taryl Stumpf

Taryl Stumpf

Night Receptionist

Maintenance

Sue Webster

Sue Webster

Maintenance

What is your favourite GM vehicle? Chevy Bel-Air

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? The Employees

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Gardening, camping and fishing.

What Languages do you speak? English and French

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Sue Webster

Sue Webster

Maintenance

Shuttle Driver

Billy

Billy

Shuttle Driver
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Billy

Billy

Shuttle Driver
Robert Phillips

Robert Phillips

Shuttle Driver

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 60's Corvette

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? All the nice people I work with and the interesting people I meet when driving the shuttle

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Hockey, golf and baseball

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Robert Phillips

Robert Phillips

Shuttle Driver
Joe Mansfield

Joe Mansfield

Shuttle Driver
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Joe Mansfield

Joe Mansfield

Shuttle Driver
Tom Schnurr

Tom Schnurr

Shuttle Driver

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 1963 - 1967 Corvette Stingray

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? People contact

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? NASCAR

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Tom Schnurr

Tom Schnurr

Shuttle Driver

Detail

Peter Geisel

Peter Geisel

Detail Shop Manager

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 1969 Corvette Stingray

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Detailing cars and working with all the friendly co-workers

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? Travelling

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Peter Geisel

Peter Geisel

Detail Shop Manager
Austin Geisel

Austin Geisel

Detailer more...

What is your favourite GM vehicle? 1985 Pontiac Fiero

What is your favourite part of working for Forbes? Meeting all the great people

What is your favourite thing to do with your spare time? 'Chillaxing

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Austin Geisel

Austin Geisel

Detailer more...
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