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Kia's giant puppet figures, a colorful cast of life-size children's characters; include Muno, Sock Monkey, MR. X, Robot and Teddy Bear. Visit them at Lokey Kia today and take a spin on adventure.
Go on a wild adventure and travel through time, space and sea as the Kia Optima exchanges hands from one group to the next. It's truly One Epic Ride!
Charlie has worked in the Tampa Bay Used Cars business for many years. He started with the Lokey Auto Group in Used Cars and is now the General Manager for the Lokey Kia dealership.
Clayton has been in the automotive business since 1988 working in all areas of a car dealership. He started as a lot technician and has worked in the body shop, service and sales departments. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Clayton has lived in Florida the past few years. He has two little girls and he and his wife spend as much time with them as possible. When not moving cars or having fun with his family you can find him on the golf course.
David has worked in the automobile business for the about 20 years. In his spare time he loves being a father of 2
wonderful children with his oldest son about to start his college football career at Old Dominion University in Virginia.
Originally from Columbia, Jairo moved to Florida in 1999. He started in the car business then and has been in it ever since. In his spare time Jairo loves to dive. Jairo is an Earle B. Lokey Circle of Champion winner. A Champion winner possesses great character, cares greatly about people, is the key to our future, at the core of our organization and is a top producer.
Amber started with the Lokey Internet department in the summer of 2012. She recently transferred to Kia Sales in May of 2013. She loves the daily interaction with customers and is enjoying gaining knowledge of the automobile industry. She loves the Lokey family atmosphere. Amber has 3 children and likes to spend her free time with them enjoying the Tampa Bay area sporting events and going to local beaches.
Jermaine has sold cars for the past ten years, specifically Chevrolet models and Kia vehicles. When he's not here at Lokey Kia, he takes care of his children and tries to watch the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on TV.
Joe has been working in the new car business for almost 30 years in the Tampa Bay area. You'll always find him at Lokey Kia as his favorite activity is work. And when you see him at Lokey, he may be eating his favorite fruit - grapes. Joe's favorite TV show is The Honeymooners.
Mark has been in the car business for over 5 years working in both sales and finance. When he's not at Lokey Kia, he likes to ride and show his Arabian horses.
Originally from New York, Matt has been selling cars at Lokey Kia for a few years. Before he was a car salesman, he was a math and history teacher for ESE. His favorite pastime is spending quality time with his young children.
Originally from Los Angeles, CA, Mike has been in the car business for over 10 years. In that time he has sold Honda, VW, Ford and Kia vehicles. He's been in the Clearwater area for the past 20 years and is a fan of fine dining.
Nick is relatively new to the car business. Before he started selling Kias, he worked with his family in the restaurant business. He likes the shorter hours working for a car dealership compared to the restaurant business because he can spend more time with his two children and fiance.
Sher has been in the Tampa Bay Used Car and New Car business for over 20 years. She has sold many different cars in her career, but loves the Kia Soul. When she's not here at Lokey Kia, she's spending time with her family and grandchildren.
You'll recognize Ann as the friendly voice on the phone whenever you call up to Lokey Kia. Ann has been with the Lokey Auto Group since we were down on Gulf to Bay. Ann is an Earle B. Lokey Circle of Champion winner. A Champion winner possesses great character, cares greatly about people, is the key to our future, at the core of our organization and is a top producer.
Dan is new to the Kia brand as prior to coming to the Lokey Automotive Group he worked at independent service shops. When he's not at work he likes to ride around on the roads on his motorcycle enjoying the Florida weather.
Dave started in the car business in 1994. He worked for our original Saturn of Clearwater store in the sales department. He is currently a service advisor for the Lokey Kia team.
Alicia works in the Business Development Center for Lokey Kia's service department. She will help you arrange your service appointment at the Lokey Kia dealership.
This is Melinda's first time in the car business. Previously she worked in customer service for a real estate company. A native to Tennessee, she has only been in Florida a little over one year. She is married with one son and working on her BS in Biology. When she's not at work she loves anything to do with landscaping.
A recent transplant from our Lokey St. Pete store, Brian has been with the Lokey family for over 5 years.
Barry joined the Lokey Automotive Group in December of 2008, after accepting an early retirement from UPS in 2005. Barry has a Bachelors Degree from USF and a Masters Degree from Keller Graduate School in Atlanta.
Erin grew up here in Clearwater and is a graduate of UAB. She has been with Lokey for a few years starting out as the Office Manager of the Lokey Collision Center at Subaru in Port Richey. She is now with the Accounting Office in Clearwater.
Matt has worked in every position at the Lokey Automotive Group. He is
the third generation of the Lokey family to work in the automotive
business and is learning every aspect of the business to one day take
over. He is an avid football fan and is usually number one in our
football fantasy groups.
Sharon is originally from New York and moved to Clearwater in June 2011. She has been in the car business for close to 20 years and currently works with the Lokey Accounts Receivable team. She loves all aspects of her job and appreciates the opportunities that Lokey has given her. She is the mother of 3 wonderful adult children and 6 grandchildren.
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