Staff


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Management

Cliff Spangler
General Manager
(833) 754-6297

    After attending the University of California, Los Angeles, and graduating with a degree in Sociology, a vacation to the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina changed Cliff Spangler's life. Cliff and his wife fell in love with the area and decided to raise a family in Charlotte, N.C.

    After moving east, Cliff joined Hendrick Automotive Group in 1998 as a sales associate at Hendrick Lexus on Independence Boulevard in Charlotte. A consistent top performer, Cliff achieved the 2003 Pinnacle Award from Hendrick Automotive Group for being the company's top sales associate of highline vehicles.

    The following year, Cliff was promoted to New Car Manager at Hendrick BMW, also in Charlotte. Cliff's department's sales increased and helped Hendrick BMW become the best-selling luxury brand in the greater Charlotte area. The dealership has since earned twelve consecutive BMW Center of Excellence awards and was named the number-one BMW dealership in the country in 2011, 2012, and 2013 based on sales, service and customer satisfaction.

    Cliff showed promise as a team leader and was promoted in 2012 to General Manager of Hendrick BMW Northlake located at the Hendrick Luxury Auto Mall at Northlake in Charlotte. After a successful start up at the Hendrick BMW Northlake location, Cliff was promoted to General Manager for Hendrick BMW & Hendrick MINI located on Independence blvd. 

Cliff and his wife have a daughter. The family resides in Charlotte.


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Jhoda Edquist
Retail Operations Manager
(833) 754-6297


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Donny Warren
Service Manager
(833) 754-6297

    I began my passion for cars at a young age when my dad would take me to the local racetrack in Virginia as a kid.  I began racing and wrenching on go-karts at the age of 12, and traveled all over the east coast doing so. It was then that I knew I wanted to make a career in the automotive industry. 

    I began my career as an automotive technician with MINI in 2009, and moved to Hendrick MINI in 2010. In 2013, I was proud to be promoted to Shop Foreman, and eventually became the Service Manager in 2015. 

    I love the brand, the company, and enjoy helping our awesome clients on a daily basis.

 


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Ray Pachick
Parts Manager
(833) 754-6297


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Tikia Black
Financial Services Manager


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Sales

Cody Martyna
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297


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Ligon Washington
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297


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Vinel Brown
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297


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Kyle Hasslinger
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297

    I was raised in Ramsey, NJ playing both football and ice hockey competitively. I graduated from Monmouth University with a degree in Political Science and Business Administration in January of 2015. I began my career in the automotive industry at Hendrick BMW of Northlake when I moved down to Charlotte in May of 2017 and am thrilled to be on the Hendrick MINI team as of April of 2018! In my off time, I focus on my collection of rare coins and I also play the bagpipes!

 


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Forrest Holston
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754 6297

    I come to Charlotte through way of Mobile Alabama.  I attended the University of Southern Mississippi.  I joined the Hendrick team in August of 2017 and have been with Hendrick Mini since May of this year.  I have an 18 month old daughter and we have fun going to local splash pads on my off day or going to eat at Cowfish.  While I enjoy all the MINIS, the Carbon Edition is my favorite.   

 


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Sean Pires
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297


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Paul Tucker
Motoring Advisor
(833) 754-6297

    I was born and raised in a small town outside of Liverpool, England called St. Helens. In 2004, I moved to the United States, and after moving all around the country, I now call North Carolina home. I live here with my partner and our Australian Shepherd, Delta.

    I graduated with a degree in Studio Art and Graphic Design from a small college in Iowa.  Being an avid MINI enthusiast with MINIs in the family for the past 8 years, I have a lot of driver, and product knowledge to offer, and I love to find solutions for even the most complicated situations. I am very dedicated, and proud to finally represent a brand I love.

 


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Roman Styrku
Lot Porter
(833) 754 6297


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Genesis Neri
Sales Assistant
(833) 754-6297

    I am originally from Houston, TX, and raised in Charlotte, NC. I like to travel, meet new people, and try different types of food. My hobbies include exploring Charlotte, spending time with family & friends, and listening to music. I received my Business Administration degree in 2017, and plan to go back to college in the near future to further my education.

 


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Service

Eric Snyder
Parts And Service Advisor
(833) 754-6298


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Dave Nichols
Service Advisor
(833) 754-6298

    I originally was in radio and television production, but I always had a love affair with cars.  After restoring several 1957 Chevys I made the leap to NASCAR, and moved to Charlotte in 1991 to work in racing for the next 25 years with NASCAR sponsors DuPont, Stanley, Tide and many more.  

    I am currently on my ninth BMW, and have 3 in the driveway, along with a Chevy Silverado. The total mileage for my fleet is over a million miles, so I know what it takes to make a vehicle last, that's why I enjoy being a Service Advisor here at Hendrick MINI.


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Ryan Dewey
Service Advisor
(833) 754-6298


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Jacob DeBruhl
Internal Advisor
(833) 754-6298


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Kiki Brynarsky
Service Advisor
(833) 754-6298

    I was born and raised in a small town in New Mexico. I always wanted to move somewhere with a lot of beautiful vegetation as New Mexico is mostly desert. Therefore, when I got the opportunity to move here I jumped on it! I have been here for about 8 years now and I love it. I have been in the customer service industry since I was old enough to work, but my goal has been to work in the automotive industry and still have direct contact with the public, so this job is perfect for me.

    I am excited to be a part of the Hendrick family. I love the MINI brand and I am proud to be a part of the team here and have the opportunity to grow with the company and community.

 


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Justin Carr
MINI Lead Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Jorge Bravo
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Jason Blaylock
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Rick Longbrook
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Nick Faillace
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Nick Hudson
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Chris Brewer
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Chuck Lauria
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Jonathan Rakes
MINI Technician
(833) 754-6298


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Parts

Ashley McLean
Parts Assistant
(833) 754-6298


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Gregg Delgadillo
Parts Assistant
(833) 754-6298


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Robert Mason
Service Assistant
(833) 754-6298


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