How long has Lakeside Auto Group been around? How many employees do you have?
I opened for business in June 2000 at 2334 East Lake Rd.
Whats new with the company? Can you talk a little bit about the North East Expansion/how new it is etc? Plans for the future of Lakeside?
We have just completed a complete remodel on the Chevy\Buick store in North East, the original store was built in 1942, we built a brand new state of the art service dept., relocated the body shop and we are working on making our stores "green stores."
What sets Lakeside apart from other car dealerships?
We are a family owned business and we believe deeply in giving back and being part of our community.
How has your experience been with EIT graduates?
My experience with EIT graduates has been exceptional.
What do you look for in new Autobody Tech. employees?
Someone who can take direction and execute.
What advice would you give to new grads of the Autobody Tech program?
Stick with it, there is and will remain a high demand for qualified techs.