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Cooper Shantz began his career in banking and studying business management, however his passion for automobiles drew him to The Jim Pattison Auto Group in 1991. Cooper quickly progressed to the roles of Financial Services Manager and General Sales Manager before becoming the General Manager of several dealerships over the past decade.
Don MacGregor joined The Jim Pattison Auto Group in November 1989. He began on the sales floor and was promoted to Sales Management within a year. He has held other positions from Financial Services Manager to General Manager within the group, and has been General Sales Manager for the last fifteen years. After all these years, he is still passionate about the industry, and enjoys training new recruits and helping them succeed in their careers within the group. Don is an avid boater who lives on the waterfront in North Vancouver, and takes a boat from his home to get to and from work, as there is no road access to where he lives. Don and his wife Lynne have 3 married daughters, and love spending time with them and their spouses. They also enjoy looking after and spoiling their 3 grandchildren in their spare time.
Prior to joining The Jim Pattison Auto Group, Harj Gill began his career as accountant with a public practice firm. He later moved to a commercial truck dealership to take on the position as a Comtroller and Sales Manager. Harj joined The Jim Pattison Auto Group in September of 2007 as a Product Advisor, and was promoted to the position of Fleet Manager for Jim Pattison Toyota and Lexus North Shore in April of 2008. Harj attained his current position of Sales Manager in August 2008. His continued growth and success is contributed to the mentorship he has received from the Auto Group.
Krista Sinclair began her journey with the Jim Pattison Auto Group in May of 2002, as a receptionist. She was given the opportunity to work her way up through the various accounting positions and in June of 2005 she was promoted to Office Manager of Jim Pattison Toyota and Lexus Northshore. In 2008 the Auto Group opened Jim Pattison Cars Unlimited - North Vancouver which Krista took on as Office Manager as well. Her continued growth and success is contributed to the training and mentorship she has received from the Auto Group. Currently, she is furthering her accounting knowledge by taking part time studies at BCIT.
Ian Wilson joined Jim Pattison Toyota Northshore in August 1999 bringing over twenty years experience from the independent automotive repair industry. Hired as a Service Advisor, he quickly learned the ways of the dealership and was offered the Service Manager position. Ian was raised on the Northshore and still resides there with his wife and two children. He has always had a passion for cars and trucks and enjoys the busy and new day-to-day challenges that come with the Service Manager position. In his spare time he likes to snow and water-ski and is an active member of the Vancouver Water-ski Club.
Starting way back in 1972, Roger spent over 33 years in a Volkswagen franchise as a parts manager, service manager, sales manager, and ultimately as an owner of a Volkswagen dealership. Coming out of retirement, he came back into the best job of all - parts truck driver. During his career with Volkswagen he was the recipient of a prestigious national "I Care" award and was one of the top salesmen in Western Canada for 8 years running. He joined Jim Pattison Toyota Surrey in 2005 as a parts truck driver, graduating to parts and accessory co-ordinator. He was appointed as Parts Manager at Jim Pattison Toyota Northshore in January 2011, working with an excellent team dedicated to promoting the Jim Pattison Auto Group and the Toyota brand. With dedication and professionalism, Roger continues his deep commitment to customer satisfaction and the spirit of "kaizen" - constant improvement.
Roger considers himself blessed beyond his wildest expectations with a wonderful marriage of over 40 years to his soul-mate wife Donna, 2 children who have made him extremely proud, a beautiful daughter-in-law, and 2 unbelievable grandchildren. In his spare time, Roger is an avid sports fan, an official "putzer" who loves working on unique wood-working projects, enjoys cruising on very big ships, and is also a self-published author of 2 books.
Aly Ladak joined Jim Pattison Toyota Northshore in June of 2007. He began his automotive career as a product advisor and then was promoted to Manager, Financial Services in November of 2008. Prior to joining the Jim Pattison Auto Group, Aly studied Computer Information Systems at BCIT and began his sales career selling mobile phones overseas. Once returning to Canada, his passion for the automotive industry could not be ignored. Aly brings more than 15 years of customer service experience and 7 years of Banking experience to his role as Manager, Financial Services.