Meet our Team

Sean Sahakian
Sean Sahakian
Sales Manager

Sean comes from an automotive family - his father has worked in the business his whole life, and he started washing cars when he was 14 years old. He has over 15 years of experience in the auto industry, and always viewed Pfaff as a leader in the performance and luxury space. Sean is a graduate of Georgian College’s automotive marketing program, and, having been born in Montreal, is fully bilingual. Sean lives in Toronto and enjoys water sports, skiing, and playing soccer - indeed, he has played in the Vaughan/Kleinburg soccer league sponsored by Pfaff for over 10 years!Sean comes from an automotive family - his father has worked in the business his whole life, and he started washing cars when he was 14 years old. He has over 15 years of experience in the auto industry, and always viewed Pfaff as a leader in the performance and luxury space. Sean is a graduate of Georgian College’s automotive marketing program, ...Read MoreRead Less

Asim Mirza
Asim Mirza
Sales Manager

Asim started his career in the automotive industry in 1997 at a local dealership, after coming from a retail environment selling electronics. Being a car enthusiast from a young age, it was a dream job. He studied business administration at Seneca College, and enjoys spending time with his newborn daughter and family. Outside of work, he is also an avid car fanatic, and enjoys attending shows and meets, and building one-of-a-kind show vehicles. He was born and raised in Richmond Hill, and speaks Punjabi.Asim started his career in the automotive industry in 1997 at a local dealership, after coming from a retail environment selling electronics. Being a car enthusiast from a young age, it was a dream job. He studied business administration at Seneca College, and enjoys spending time with his newborn daughter and family. Outside of work, he is also an...Read MoreRead Less

Chris  Belear
Chris Belear
Pre-Owned Manager

It was the original TT that turned Chris Belear into an Audi fanatic. While he studied at Western University getting a political science degree, Chris always had a knack for selling; he dealt in electronics and ran a College Pro Painters franchise while completing his degree. Having moved to Toronto, it was when he sold some audio gear to Chris Pfaff that he was first introduced to the car business around the time that the TT was launched. Chris has been with Pfaff almost nine years now; he’s worked in all aspects of the business, including sales, leasing, and pre-owned, and across numerous locations. Off the clock, he’s a foodie that enjoys running, snowboarding, and travel.It was the original TT that turned Chris Belear into an Audi fanatic. While he studied at Western University getting a political science degree, Chris always had a knack for selling; he dealt in electronics and ran a College Pro Painters franchise while completing his degree. Having moved to Toronto, it was when he sold some audio gear to Chris Pfa...Read MoreRead Less

Keith Ellis
Keith Ellis
Sales Manager

Keith grew up with a sincere passion for cars, and entered the automotive business after a stint in the restaurant industry and studying culinary management at Humber College. Following his passion for cars, he left his training as a chef, began as a porter, and quickly made his way into sales. A former rock musician that played venues all over Toronto, he also likes to play hockey and snowboard in the winter.Keith grew up with a sincere passion for cars, and entered the automotive business after a stint in the restaurant industry and studying culinary management at Humber College. Following his passion for cars, he left his training as a chef, began as a porter, and quickly made his way into sales. A former rock musician that played venues all over Tor...Read MoreRead Less

Mark Swirla
Mark Swirla
Corporate Sales Manager

Mark started his career at Pfaff in 1994 as a sales assistant, and has held a number of roles in the group, including sales representative, and general manager of two dealerships. He also started Pfaff Leasing. He is a graduate of the Georgian College automotive marketing program and the NADA dealership management program, and really enjoys meeting new people and creating long-lasting relationships. Outside of work, he coaches minor hockey and is vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee for the town of East Gwillimbury. Mark lives in Mount Albert, Ontario.Mark started his career at Pfaff in 1994 as a sales assistant, and has held a number of roles in the group, including sales representative, and general manager of two dealerships. He also started Pfaff Leasing. He is a graduate of the Georgian College automotive marketing program and the NADA dealership management program, and really enjoys meeting...Read MoreRead Less

Jerome Flanagan
Jerome Flanagan
Fleet Manager

Fleet manager for the entire Pfaff group, Jerome has worked with Pfaff for four years. While he’s been a car enthusiast his entire life – his first car was a 1967 Dodge Dart whose radio only had one working speaker – he happened into the business by accident, when his wife (then girlfriend) noticed there was a job opening at the dealership across the street from her workplace. He has since worked at three dealership groups, several fleet management companies in Canada and the U.S., and the Toronto Automobile Dealers Association.Fleet manager for the entire Pfaff group, Jerome has worked with Pfaff for four years. While he’s been a car enthusiast his entire life – his first car was a 1967 Dodge Dart whose radio only had one working speaker – he happened into the business by accident, when his wife (then girlfriend) noticed there was a job opening at the dealership ac...Read MoreRead Less

Loredana Pompa
Loredana Pompa
Financial Services Manager

Loredana has been in the automotive industry since 2001, when she started as a receptionist. She has worked at Pfaff Audi Vaughan since it opened, first in accounting and then in as a financial services manager. Growing up in a European family, she has always had an interest in the Audi brand. Loredana’s spare time is devoted to enjoying quality time with her family, and has a one-year-old.Loredana has been in the automotive industry since 2001, when she started as a receptionist. She has worked at Pfaff Audi Vaughan since it opened, first in accounting and then in as a financial services manager. Growing up in a European family, she has always had an interest in the Audi brand. Loredana’s spare time is devoted to enjoying quality ...Read MoreRead Less

Ashley Zhong
Ashley Zhong
Financial Services Manager | Multilingual: Mandari

Ashley has been driving Audis since she moved to Canada from China. A former federal government employee, she fell into car sales when out shopping for a car with her parents. A year later, she fell into Audi when she was shopping for an Audi for herself and so impressed the dealership’s sales manager that he offered her a job straight away. A workaholic, she lives in Richmond Hill and has been selling Audi vehicles since 2013.Ashley has been driving Audis since she moved to Canada from China. A former federal government employee, she fell into car sales when out shopping for a car with her parents. A year later, she fell into Audi when she was shopping for an Audi for herself and so impressed the dealership’s sales manager that he offered her a job straight away. A wo...Read MoreRead Less

Kimberley Dow
Kimberley Dow
Financial Services Manager

Kimberley has worked in the automotive industry since 2002, and has worked in various roles including receptionist, sales, and accounting. She has worked as a Financial Service Manager for almost a decade, and joined Pfaff because of its reputation in the luxury world. Kimberly has owned a number of Audis, and appreciates how well made they are; she has two small children and lives in Pickering.Kimberley has worked in the automotive industry since 2002, and has worked in various roles including receptionist, sales, and accounting. She has worked as a Financial Service Manager for almost a decade, and joined Pfaff because of its reputation in the luxury world. Kimberly has owned a number of Audis, and appreciates how well made they are; sh...Read MoreRead Less

Lydia  Kong
Lydia Kong
Financial Services Manager

Lydia has worked in the automotive industry since 2004, where she started in the service department, shortly after graduating from York University. At a young age, she developed a fascination for the import car scene, and was referred to Pfaff by a friend. Lydia enjoys trying new foods and restaurants, working out and shopping in her free time. She peaks fluent Korean.Lydia has worked in the automotive industry since 2004, where she started in the service department, shortly after graduating from York University. At a young age, she developed a fascination for the import car scene, and was referred to Pfaff by a friend. Lydia enjoys trying new foods and restaurants, working out and shopping in her free time. She...Read MoreRead Less

Jacqueline Abdo
Jacqueline Abdo
Audi Brand Specialist

Having studied hotel management in England, Jacqueline understands customer service. She was selling high-end corporate furniture for the German brand Nienkamper – who actually manufacturers Audi’s dealership furniture. A client suggested she would do well in the automotive business, and she’s never looked back. Jacqueline and her Swiss-German husband reside in Richmond Hill and are long-time Audi owners, having owned four of them before she even joined the brand 11 years ago. She has two university-aged children and enjoys snowboarding, tennis, and cooking.Having studied hotel management in England, Jacqueline understands customer service. She was selling high-end corporate furniture for the German brand Nienkamper – who actually manufacturers Audi’s dealership furniture. A client suggested she would do well in the automotive business, and she’s never looked back. Jacqueline and her Swiss-Germa...Read MoreRead Less

Livio Fiacco
Livio Fiacco
Audi Brand Specialist | Multilingual: Italian

No matter what industry he’s worked in – clothing retail, footwear, patterned concrete – and even when he’s held management positions, Livio has always had a knack for sales. A family member in the car business felt he would be a good fit, and he’s been in automotive since 1995. He’s worked for a number of car brands including Toyota, Acura, Volvo, and BMW, and has always been a top achiever. With the Pfaff group since 2008, Livio speaks fluent Italian and is an avid runner.No matter what industry he’s worked in – clothing retail, footwear, patterned concrete – and even when he’s held management positions, Livio has always had a knack for sales. A family member in the car business felt he would be a good fit, and he’s been in automotive since 1995. He’s worked for a number of car brands including Toyota, A...Read MoreRead Less

Johnny Forgione
Johnny Forgione
Audi Brand Specialist

Johnny has been part of the Pfaff family from the start, having started parking and detailing cars at the company’s Newmarket facility in 1999. With a degree in automotive marketing from Georgian College, he has worked for various Pfaff businesses in a number of different roles. He loves working with is clients and considers the test drive to be the most important part of his job – the one thing that people can’t do online.Johnny has been part of the Pfaff family from the start, having started parking and detailing cars at the company’s Newmarket facility in 1999. With a degree in automotive marketing from Georgian College, he has worked for various Pfaff businesses in a number of different roles. He loves working with is clients and considers the test drive to be ...Read MoreRead Less

Steven Zhang
Steven Zhang
Audi Brand Specialist | Multilingual: Mandarin

Steven is a native of China; his passion for automobiles, and indeed Audis, was ignited when he was 16 years old, when the A6 was the best luxury sedan being sold in his native country. A recent graduate from York University, with a degree in administrative studies and a major in management, he joined the car industry in 2014 at a Volkswagen dealership before recently making the transition to Pfaff Audi. A fluent Mandarin and Cantonese speaker, he enjoys tennis in his free time.Steven is a native of China; his passion for automobiles, and indeed Audis, was ignited when he was 16 years old, when the A6 was the best luxury sedan being sold in his native country. A recent graduate from York University, with a degree in administrative studies and a major in management, he joined the car industry in 2014 at a Volkswagen dealer...Read MoreRead Less

Richard Butler
Richard Butler
Audi Sport Specialist

You could say that gasoline runs in Richard’s veins. His father ran an automotive restoration shop that he was about to take over when he had a change of heart and decided that he wanted to go into sales instead. From the start, he always wanted to work at Audi, and first applied for a position at Pfaff Audi Vaughan while it was still under construction. Three years later, he’s living his dream. When not matching customers with their perfect Audi, he enjoys snowboarding, cycling, and squash.You could say that gasoline runs in Richard’s veins. His father ran an automotive restoration shop that he was about to take over when he had a change of heart and decided that he wanted to go into sales instead. From the start, he always wanted to work at Audi, and first applied for a position at Pfaff Audi Vaughan while it was still under const...Read MoreRead Less

Jennifer Song
Jennifer Song
Audi Brand Specialist | Multilingual: French, Mand

Jennifer is originally from Montreal. She studied at Dawson College and worked in the fashion and wireless-communications industries before entering the automotive field in October 2015. She joined Pfaff in March 2016; having always had a passion for high-performance cars, the chance to sell them was irresistible. Jennifer lives in Markham, where her interests include cars, food, and socializing and meeting different groups of people. Her mother tongue is Mandarin, but she also speaks fluent Cantonese, English, and French.Jennifer is originally from Montreal. She studied at Dawson College and worked in the fashion and wireless-communications industries before entering the automotive field in October 2015. She joined Pfaff in March 2016; having always had a passion for high-performance cars, the chance to sell them was irresistible. Jennifer lives in Markham, where h...Read MoreRead Less

Carlos DiGironimo
Carlos DiGironimo
Audi Brand Specialist

Carlos studied advertising and media at Humber College, and has worked as a broadcast buyer and a salesperson for medical air purification systems prior to entering the automotive industry. A lifelong Audi fanatic whose mother was Italian/British and whose father hailed from Ecuador, he says the brand best suits his taste for elegance, progressiveness and technology. Carlos has a passion for adventure travel, and enjoys hockey, soccer, snowboarding, and cooking.Carlos studied advertising and media at Humber College, and has worked as a broadcast buyer and a salesperson for medical air purification systems prior to entering the automotive industry. A lifelong Audi fanatic whose mother was Italian/British and whose father hailed from Ecuador, he says the brand best suits his taste for elegance, progressiven...Read MoreRead Less

Jason Roberts
Jason Roberts
Audi Brand Specialist

Jason was a huge car enthusiast growing up, having picked up the bug from his father; he always wanted to work in the auto industry. He studied Automotive Management at Georgian College, and worked at Pfaff Porsche as a co-op student, as well as for an automotive advertising company, focusing on customer retention. His passion for cars extends outside of work, where he’s a regular at shows and meets, as well as spending time with friends and family, and skiing.Jason was a huge car enthusiast growing up, having picked up the bug from his father; he always wanted to work in the auto industry. He studied Automotive Management at Georgian College, and worked at Pfaff Porsche as a co-op student, as well as for an automotive advertising company, focusing on customer retention. His passion for cars extends outs...Read MoreRead Less

Anthony Abrahamian
Anthony Abrahamian
Audi Brand Specialist | Multilingual: Armenian, Fr

Anthony owned and operated the valet parking service at one of the most popular fine-dining destinations in Toronto for almost 10 years, and became familiar with the Pfaff brand through its customers and cars. He has also worked in his family’s label printing company, and has always believed that understanding how something is produced is fundamental to being able to sell it successfully. Anthony studied "Business in Society" at York University, completed 2 years of the 4 year program while working three part time jobs. His first car was a 1994 Audi 90 CS Quattro Sport. He lives in downtown Toronto, and he and his wife enjoy road trips out of the city with their daughter.Anthony owned and operated the valet parking service at one of the most popular fine-dining destinations in Toronto for almost 10 years, and became familiar with the Pfaff brand through its customers and cars. He has also worked in his family’s label printing company, and has always believed that understanding how something is produced is fundame...Read MoreRead Less

Elijah Shaw
Elijah Shaw
Audi Brand Specialist

Passionate about cars, and about German engineering, since he was a kid, Elijah attended Carelton University in Ottawa, where he majored in Law, with a minor in Canadian Studies and Human Rights. In Ottawa, he worked at a boutique that specialized in hard-to-find sneakers (another of his passions), before moving to Toronto and joining the Pfaff group to pursue his passion. When he’s not working on his Corrado, he enjoys developing his photography skills while exploring new places.Passionate about cars, and about German engineering, since he was a kid, Elijah attended Carelton University in Ottawa, where he majored in Law, with a minor in Canadian Studies and Human Rights. In Ottawa, he worked at a boutique that specialized in hard-to-find sneakers (another of his passions), before moving to Toronto and joining the Pfaff gro...Read MoreRead Less

Zane Mercey
Zane Mercey
Audi Brand Specialist

Zane started his career working with Apple. During this time, one of his clients took him on a personal tour of a brand new dealership and this inspired his move to the automotive industry, where he has worked with Mercedes-Benz and Tesla Motors. Having the opportunity to share his passion and help others take ownership of these iconic vehicles makes working at Pfaff Audi a highly rewarding career. When he's not in the office, Zane enjoys spending time on the ski slopes, with friends and family, or getting out for an adventure on his Ducati motorcycle. Zane started his career working with Apple. During this time, one of his clients took him on a personal tour of a brand new dealership and this inspired his move to the automotive industry, where he has worked with Mercedes-Benz and Tesla Motors. Having the opportunity to share his passion and help others take ownership of these iconic vehicles mak...Read MoreRead Less

Joseph  Morra
Joseph Morra
Audi Brand Specialist

Joseph worked in real estate sales before deciding to follow his passion for cars and people in the automotive business at Pfaff. He studied at York University, and enjoys travel, food, and spending quality time with friends and family outside of work. He lives in Vaughan and is fluent in Italian.

Cecilia  Lee
Cecilia Lee
Audi Brand Specialist

Cecilia didn’t plan on being in the automotive business, but was car shopping with a friend when the salesperson told her she had a great personality for the business. Prior to working in automotive, she worked in media, and studied economics and mass communications at York University. Outside of work, she enjoys yoga, working out, and shopping. Cecilia lives in Markham and speaks English, Cantonese, and Mandarin.Cecilia didn’t plan on being in the automotive business, but was car shopping with a friend when the salesperson told her she had a great personality for the business. Prior to working in automotive, she worked in media, and studied economics and mass communications at York University. Outside of work, she enjoys yoga, working out, and shopping. ...Read MoreRead Less

Stefan Wang
Stefan Wang
Audi Brand Specialist

Stefan has always loved German cars and began looking for a job in the automotive industry after studying sales and marketing and earning his MBA at Brock University; he’s also worked in customer service. Stefan, who was a fan of Audi since high school, enjoys hanging out with his family and hiking when outside of work. He lives in Scarborough and speaks fluent Mandarin.Stefan has always loved German cars and began looking for a job in the automotive industry after studying sales and marketing and earning his MBA at Brock University; he’s also worked in customer service. Stefan, who was a fan of Audi since high school, enjoys hanging out with his family and hiking when outside of work. He lives in Scarborough an...Read MoreRead Less

Tina Ponce
Tina Ponce
Portfolio Administrator

Tina grew up around vehicles, helping her father fix cars, motorcycles, tractor trailers, and other mechanical devices. Prior to working as a lube and tire tech, she ran a fitness gym teaching boot camp classes and martial arts. She studied as an aesthetician at the Britain Institute of Aesthetics, and enjoys weightlifting, martial arts, hiking with her dog, and reading.Tina grew up around vehicles, helping her father fix cars, motorcycles, tractor trailers, and other mechanical devices. Prior to working as a lube and tire tech, she ran a fitness gym teaching boot camp classes and martial arts. She studied as an aesthetician at the Britain Institute of Aesthetics, and enjoys weightlifting, martial arts, hiking wit...Read MoreRead Less

Jesse Mainella
Jesse Mainella
Delivery Specialist

As a car enthusiast, it was always Jesse’s dream to work in the car business. He joined Pfaff Porsche as a car washer in August 2014, after working in retail, and became a sales assistant and lot foreman. Jesse joined Pfaff Audi Vaughan in May 2017 as a delivery specialist. He studied recreation and leisure at Humber College, enjoys spending time with family and friends, and lives in the Vaughan area.As a car enthusiast, it was always Jesse’s dream to work in the car business. He joined Pfaff Porsche as a car washer in August 2014, after working in retail, and became a sales assistant and lot foreman. Jesse joined Pfaff Audi Vaughan in May 2017 as a delivery specialist. He studied recreation and leisure at Humber College, enjoys spending time...Read MoreRead Less

Yasmin Arjomandi
Yasmin Arjomandi
Greeter

Yasmin couldn’t wait to get her driver's license, and the minute she did, her car became her second home; she’s always had an interest in automobiles and joined Pfaff in 2016 after being referred by a friend working at the company. She has worked in retail and in the hospitality business, and studied psychology at the University of Toronto and is planning on attending York University to get her education degree. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, working out, singing, cooking, and reading. Yasmin lives in Richmond Hill and is fluent in Persian.Yasmin couldn’t wait to get her driver's license, and the minute she did, her car became her second home; she’s always had an interest in automobiles and joined Pfaff in 2016 after being referred by a friend working at the company. She has worked in retail and in the hospitality business, and studied psychology at the University of Toronto and ...Read MoreRead Less

Alessandra Marini
Alessandra Marini
Reception

Alessandra graduated from York University with a honours bachelor of arts in children’s studies in 2016, and is currently pursuing her bachelors of education at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). Prior to working at Pfaff, she worked at Holt Renfrew. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, loves to travel, and lives in Maple. Alessandra graduated from York University with a honours bachelor of arts in children’s studies in 2016, and is currently pursuing her bachelors of education at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT). Prior to working at Pfaff, she worked at Holt Renfrew. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, loves to travel, and...Read MoreRead Less

Chris Pfaff
Chris Pfaff
President & CEO

Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Canadian motorsports.Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Cana...Read MoreRead Less

James Coats
James Coats
VP of Operations

James joined the Pfaff group in 2013 on the Audi side, transitioned to the Porsche team, and most recently moved to support both Porsche and Audi as VP of Operations. James has been a GM for the past 10 years with Mercedes Benz, Lexus and Audi and grew up on the fixed operations side of the business holding a position with BMW as a service advisor and service manager. Being part of the Porsche and Audi brands has been something that he has dreamed about since being a kid growing up along side his father in the business. James has a wife 2 kids and enjoys golfing, playing hockey and spending time with his family in his spare time.James joined the Pfaff group in 2013 on the Audi side, transitioned to the Porsche team, and most recently moved to support both Porsche and Audi as VP of Operations. James has been a GM for the past 10 years with Mercedes Benz, Lexus and Audi and grew up on the fixed operations side of the business holding a position with BMW as a service advisor...Read MoreRead Less

Drew Hoffmann
Drew Hoffmann
General Manager

Drew grew up in Aurora, and was familiar with the Pfaff organization long before joining. He earned his university degree out west, and worked at Mercedes-Benz corporate and retail. He’s a lifelong car enthusiast, who loves the youthful feel of Audi vehicles, and believes that there’s nothing more important in the car-buying process than the test drive.Drew grew up in Aurora, and was familiar with the Pfaff organization long before joining. He earned his university degree out west, and worked at Mercedes-Benz corporate and retail. He’s a lifelong car enthusiast, who loves the youthful feel of Audi vehicles, and believes that there’s nothing more important in the car-buying process than the te...Read MoreRead Less

Anthony Curia
Anthony Curia
Service Manager

Anthony was obsessed with cars as a child, and his first job, while still in high school, was at age 14 washing cars; he worked his way up the ladder, first with Mazda, and then over the last five and a half years at Pfaff Audi, as a service advisor, assistant service manager, and now service manager. His passion for cars extends outside of work, as he and his wife own two Audis and a 1987 Porsche 944. A resident of Nobleton and an Italian speaker, Anthony enjoys music and coaching his son’s soccer team.Anthony was obsessed with cars as a child, and his first job, while still in high school, was at age 14 washing cars; he worked his way up the ladder, first with Mazda, and then over the last five and a half years at Pfaff Audi, as a service advisor, assistant service manager, and now service manager. His passion for cars extends outside of work, a...Read MoreRead Less

Kelly Clark
Kelly Clark
Assistant Service Manager

Kelly has always been car addict and fascinated with the technical side of them from a young age; he knew he was destined to work with cars and has never been in any other industry. He joined Pfaff in March 2013 as a service advisor and has never been happier. Kelly lives in Barrie and holds an Automotive Marketing - Business Administration Diploma from the Automotive Business School of Canada. His interests include mountain biking, motorcycles, water sports, and MotoGP racing. Kelly has always been car addict and fascinated with the technical side of them from a young age; he knew he was destined to work with cars and has never been in any other industry. He joined Pfaff in March 2013 as a service advisor and has never been happier. Kelly lives in Barrie and holds an Automotive Marketing - Business Administration Diplom...Read MoreRead Less

Katelyn Field
Katelyn Field
Service Consultant

A 22-year old woman from Keswick, Ontario, Katelyn knew that racing was going to be a part of her life as soon as she attended the Pirelli World Challenge race in 2012 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, where she was a flag girl for two races. As soon as she heard the sound of the engines taking off and smelled the race fuel, she was instantly hooked, attending her first track day at the same place just a few weeks later. Katelyn works at Pfaff Audi Vaughan as a Service Consultant, and continues to drive her 1999 Honda Civic on the track as much as possible.A 22-year old woman from Keswick, Ontario, Katelyn knew that racing was going to be a part of her life as soon as she attended the Pirelli World Challenge race in 2012 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, where she was a flag girl for two races. As soon as she heard the sound of the engines taking off and smelled the race fuel, she was instantly hooke...Read MoreRead Less

Lisa Marie Corazza
Lisa Marie Corazza
Service Consultant

Lisa-Marie has worked in the automotive business since 2009, joining a Mazda dealership as part-time receptionist, then moving up through service coordinator, warranty, administrator, and part-time advisor; she joined Pfaff in November 2010. Prior to working in the industry, she worked in financial services as a branch support representative, and also at a fishing resort. She his currently completing her bachelor of administrative studies at York University, majoring in accounting. Outside of work, she enjoys doing electrical work with her father, reading, going to the gym, travelling, and watching football.Lisa-Marie has worked in the automotive business since 2009, joining a Mazda dealership as part-time receptionist, then moving up through service coordinator, warranty, administrator, and part-time advisor; she joined Pfaff in November 2010. Prior to working in the industry, she worked in financial services as a branch support representative, and a...Read MoreRead Less

Shaun Hedrick
Shaun Hedrick
Service Consultant

Shaun bought his first car at the age of 14, and has been passionate about cars his whole life. His first job in the industry came in 1998, when he joined H.J. Pfaff Motors for a summer job, right out of high school; he’s been with the company for 17 years, working as lot porter, then working at the bodyshop, and then moving to Audi as a service advisor. He currently owns a modified Audi RS4. Shaun currently lives in Maple, and in his off hours, enjoys travelling , working out and riding his motorcycle.Shaun bought his first car at the age of 14, and has been passionate about cars his whole life. His first job in the industry came in 1998, when he joined H.J. Pfaff Motors for a summer job, right out of high school; he’s been with the company for 17 years, working as lot porter, then working at the bodyshop, and then moving to Audi as a service ...Read MoreRead Less

Joe Wong
Joe Wong
Service Consultant | Multilingual: Mandarin

Joe has worked in the automotive business since 1988 – and pursued it from the start since his main interest has always been cars. He joined Pfaff, attracted by its great reputation and strong management, in 2009, after a brief stint in the financial services industry and owning his own business. He holds a degree in mathematics from York University, loves to cook, and has a collection of 13 guitars. Joe lives in Thornhill and speaks Cantonese and Mandarin.Joe has worked in the automotive business since 1988 – and pursued it from the start since his main interest has always been cars. He joined Pfaff, attracted by its great reputation and strong management, in 2009, after a brief stint in the financial services industry and owning his own business. He holds a degree in mathematics from York Univers...Read MoreRead Less

Narith Uy
Narith Uy
Service Consultant

During high school, Narith worked as a co-op student at a Mercedes-Benz dealership, and has worked with the BMW brand as a car porter/wash person, working his way up through being an apprentice; he gained two years of shop experience, and decided to become a service advisor. He has worked at Pfaff Audi since September 2014. The Audi brand has always held a particular fascination for Narith thanks to its rally heritage; in his time outside of work, he enjoys riding his motorcycle and tinkering with his car. Narith lives in Newmarket and speaks Khmer.During high school, Narith worked as a co-op student at a Mercedes-Benz dealership, and has worked with the BMW brand as a car porter/wash person, working his way up through being an apprentice; he gained two years of shop experience, and decided to become a service advisor. He has worked at Pfaff Audi since September 2014. The Audi brand has alway...Read MoreRead Less

Sophia Nixon
Sophia Nixon
Appointment Coordinator

Sophia joined the workforce straight out of high school, working in the food industry before joining Pfaff - and has truly enjoyed the ride. A fan of the Audi brand, she also enjoys singing, music, drawing, and spending time with her family.

Joey Panza
Joey Panza
Service Consultant

Joseph is a long-time German car fan, having joined the Pfaff family in 2009 at its Porsche dealership after working at a lumber yard. He has a business and marketing diploma from Humber College, and lives in Woodbridge.

Ian Duck
Ian Duck
JR Service Consultant

Ian grew up in an automotive family; his father owned his own garage, and Ian began working there at age 14 before joining a BMW dealership as an apprentice at age 16. He joined Pfaff in 2016 after friends working in the organization told him it was a great working environment. He has also worked in the steam engineering business, building, maintaining, painting and fixing industrial-sized steam generators. Ian lives in Vaughan, and participates in his local car club, where he is involved in a number of charity events, drives, car meets, barbecues, and other activities. He’s currently planning a road trip around Canada on his motorcycle.Ian grew up in an automotive family; his father owned his own garage, and Ian began working there at age 14 before joining a BMW dealership as an apprentice at age 16. He joined Pfaff in 2016 after friends working in the organization told him it was a great working environment. He has also worked in the steam engineering business, building, maintai...Read MoreRead Less

David Wright
David Wright
Service Advisor

David started his career in the automotive industry in 1995 as a lube technician; he worked his way to service advisor after doing various jobs in the trade, including tower operator and parts advisor with numerous car brands. He’s been interested in cars his whole life, and his favourite Audi is the S5. Outside of work, he enjoys watching his daughters play hockey. David lives in Barrie.David started his career in the automotive industry in 1995 as a lube technician; he worked his way to service advisor after doing various jobs in the trade, including tower operator and parts advisor with numerous car brands. He’s been interested in cars his whole life, and his favourite Audi is the S5. Outside of work, he enjoys watching his da...Read MoreRead Less

David Bath
David Bath
Parts Manager

David started pumping gas and cleaning the service bays at his father’s gas station a very long time ago. While working at a competitor, he became aware of Pfaff’s reputation and the respect in which it was held within the parts world; he felt that in order to really learn the business, he had to work for the best. David is a longtime Audi fan, whose favourite car is the 1990 Coupe Quattro 20V. Outside of work, he enjoys woodworking and history.David started pumping gas and cleaning the service bays at his father’s gas station a very long time ago. While working at a competitor, he became aware of Pfaff’s reputation and the respect in which it was held within the parts world; he felt that in order to really learn the business, he had to work for the best. David is a longtime Audi fan,...Read MoreRead Less

Francois Di Marzio
Francois Di Marzio
Assistant Parts Manager

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Danny Almeida
Danny Almeida
Assistant Parts Manager

Danny has worked in the auto industry for 18 years. Right out of high school, he was first offered a job at a shop in Toronto specializing in Volkswagen and Audi, where he did everything from simple flat tire repair to full engine conversions for hot rod Golfs. He has worked at Pfaff since November 2005, attracted by the group’s reputation. His love for cars was fostered at a young age, when his parents bought him a VW Cabriolet pedal car, and his automotive passion continues to this day – he’s at a racetrack ever opportunity he gets. Danny lives in Maple and speaks fluent Portuguese.Danny has worked in the auto industry for 18 years. Right out of high school, he was first offered a job at a shop in Toronto specializing in Volkswagen and Audi, where he did everything from simple flat tire repair to full engine conversions for hot rod Golfs. He has worked at Pfaff since November 2005, attracted by the group’s reputation. His l...Read MoreRead Less

Wayne Shay
Wayne Shay
Parts Consultant

Wayne joined Pfaff after 22 years of working in the military as a mechanic. He developed a love of vehicles early in his childhood and applied his passion throughout his career. Outside of work, Wayne enjoys going to the gym, home renovations, and auto repairs. He lives in Barrie.

Phil Esposito
Phil Esposito
Parts Consultant

Phil began his automotive career as a parts driver at a General Motors dealership in October 2012 before going Pfaff Audi as a parts consultant in February 2014. He coaches a men’s senior team in the Thornhill Baseball Club, and lives in Thornhill.

Shawn Webster
Shawn Webster
Parts Consultant

Shawn worked in the packing and machinery industry before going Pfaff in 2008. He’s been interested in cars since he was a kid. When not at work, Shawn enjoys going to the cottage, walking his dogs, and being outside as much as he can. He lives in Stouffville.

Paul Sweet
Paul Sweet
Parts Consultant

Paul first joined Pfaff as a service porter at its Newmarket Audi store, and remained close with the team after leaving; he returned to the company when the opportunity presented itself, after a stint working at a performance shop. Prior to working in the car business he was a chef, working at large chain restaurants and fine dining establishments for six years. Paul has always had an interest in cars, and a particular interest in Audis; his two favourites are the RS2 Avant and the new TT. When not working, Paul works on his cars, or can be found at the race circuit; he also plays basketball and races go-karts. Paul first joined Pfaff as a service porter at its Newmarket Audi store, and remained close with the team after leaving; he returned to the company when the opportunity presented itself, after a stint working at a performance shop. Prior to working in the car business he was a chef, working at large chain restaurants and fine dining establishments ...Read MoreRead Less

Matthew Laidlow
Matthew Laidlow
Parts Consultant

Matthew studied paralegal communications at Everest College and worked as a painter for new downtown condominiums before entering the car business. He started his career as a parts driver before working his way up to parts consultant, after a friend, who worked for Pfaff as a service advisor, informed him of an opening that aligned with his passions. Outside of work, Matthew is a musician, plays soccer, and enjoys movies. He lives in Woodbridge.Matthew studied paralegal communications at Everest College and worked as a painter for new downtown condominiums before entering the car business. He started his career as a parts driver before working his way up to parts consultant, after a friend, who worked for Pfaff as a service advisor, informed him of an opening that aligned with his passion...Read MoreRead Less

Catalin Rangu
Catalin Rangu
Parts Consultant

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