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Recognized as one of the top women business owners in America, Cathy Ellis Hendrix leads Atlanta Classic Cars with a combination of gentility and tenacity. This formula has served her, and the business, well during the past 25 years.
The daughter of Mercedes-Benz dealer and founder of Atlanta Classic Cars, John Ellis, Sr., Cathy was exposed to her career path at an early age. Through her father, she gained valuable insights into the business and inherited a passion for success. Although he warned her that car sales is no place for a woman, she set her sights on dealer ownership and has made her own definitive mark on the industry.
As a third generation automotive dealer, Johanna brings the family back into the daily life of a family business. Johanna returned to ACC in 2010 after living away from Atlanta during her studies at Tulane University, living abroad in Italy, and work at other dealerships across the country. She loves calling Atlanta home and is honored to be back in the dealership where so many tenured and experienced employees continue the standard of excellence which has defined the Ellis Family's Mercedes-Benz dealership for nearly 40 years.
When not at work, she is active in the community including work with the GCCA, The Atlanta Humane Society, The High Museum of Art, and much more. Johanna enjoys all of the wonderful restaurants and live music available in our great city. She looks forward to continued development as an Atlanta business and community leader. Please stop by soon for a visit and be sure to say hello.
Bruce Lamb joins the ACC team after an extensive automotive career which began in 1979 He began his work in the industry with Mercedes-Benz USA after returning from active duty with the US Air Force. He remained in active and reserve duty for 22 years. Bruce began his tenure with the Ellis Family in 2002, and is thrilled to be General Manager of Atlanta Classic Cars.
When he's not at work, Bruce enjoys time spent with his wife Fran, who is originally from Buford, GA. They appreciate fine dining and good wine and look forward to reacquainting themselves with the Atlanta Area.
Brian has called Atlanta home for over 40 years. He has been in the automotive industry in Atlanta for over 20 years. He lives in Sugar Hill with his wife and two daughters and is active in his local church and community.
Steve moved from Cleveland, VA to Atlanta, GA to begin his career in the automotive industry in 1973. From Sales to Management, Steve has experience in many aspects of the industry, as he has been serving the automotive needs of Atlanta for 39 years. In 2008, Steve joined Atlanta Classic Cars as the Pre-Owned Sales Manager.
Steve and his wife Susan have been married for over 30 years and have three grown children, Stephanie, Laura and Cameron. Steve is an avid racing fan, loves Formula 1 and sports cars. Steve also enjoys playing tennis in his free time.
Jack has enjoyed 32 years in the retail automotive industry with the last 15 exclusively with Mercedes-Benz. He has been in management since 1982, focusing on New and Pre-Owned Sales and Leasing. He enjoys working with our sales staff, and more importantly meeting our customers both new and returning.
Married for 35 years to Beth with four grown children. Jack is active, often running and playing golf when not at work, he also enjoys being an Atlanta Falcons Season Ticket Holder.
Eric joined Atlanta Classic Cars in 2012 with 18 years of experience in the automotive industry. Eric takes pride in listening to customers needs throughout the purchase process in order to ensure they feel involved with the buying experience.
Eric has been married to his wife Sydney since 2005. His hobbies include training his dogs, playing golf, and enjoys dining out with his family and friends. He looks forward to working with you soon.
Scott started his career with Mercedes-Benz in 1980 at a Mercedes-Benz and BMW dealer in Westmont Illinois. He moved to Ga in 1986 and has been with Atlanta Classic Cars ever since. He enjoys playing billiards, Classic Car shows and a variety of outdoor activities.
John Sageder started with Mercedes-Benz 1960 in Munich, Germany. He was with MBUSA for 45 years. He has been with with Atlanta Classic Cars since 2006.
After finishing his apprenticeship at the Factory Store in Munich he moved to the US.He served 2 year active duty with the US. Army and an additional 6 years with the Air force and Naval Reserves.
John is an avid pilot and flight instructor. John states it is great to be affiliated with one of the finest high-tech dealerships in the US.
Nash Solanki has been working for Atlanta Classic Cars since 2003. He has a great passion for Mercedes-Benz vehicles and with a background in mechanical engineering, he fits right in.
He spends most of his time restoring American Muscle cars and building race engines. His other hobbies are tennis, drag racing, spending time with friends & family, and traveling abroad.
After working in the automotive industry for 19 years, Mark is proud to be a member of the Atlanta Classic Cars Family. His extensive experience with customer service and the inner-workings of management and finance, have allowed him to build excellent relationships with both customers and colleagues alike.
Mark looks forward to being your partner for many years to come. He enjoys spending time with his wife and twin boys. In his free time he enjoys grilling, golfing, and DIY projects.
Kym graduated from the University Missouri in 1980 and started working at Larson Allen, LLP, an automotive accounting firm. He started working with the Ellis family in 1981, became a CPA in 1982, moved to Memphis in 1985 and finally came to Atlanta in 1989.
Over the years Kym has played a lot of golf, coached and officiated quite a few soccer games, rode at lot miles on motorcycles and bicycles and broke a few bones along the way. He has been married over 30 years and has raised two daughters who both graduated with honors from the University of Georgia.
Ewell has been in the car business since 1990, and has studied the industry well before then. He attended West Virginia Tech where he majored in automotive technical training for Ford Motor Company.
Ewell considers himself a lucky man to have married his best friend from high school, Rocksand, with whom he has a teenage son Mason. When not enjoying his work in the automotive industry, he spends his time fishing, cooking, and spending time with family.
Ben Ajani has been in the Luxury automobile industry since 1995. He joined Atlanta Classic Cars in 2003 and is Mercedes Benz Master Certified.
Ben lives in Lawrenceville with his wife and two sons. He is very active in his local church and has been a member since 1997. He enjoys sports, music and spending quality time with his family.
Give Ben a call to experience customer service SECOND TO NONE !!!
Marc has been in the automobile business since 1966, and has been with Atlanta Classic Cars since 1977. Marc is ALL about customer service from purchase, through ownership, and with many of his loyal customers, on through the next Mercedes-Benz. One of the rewards for his dedication was the Master Guild Trip, which included a tour of the Mercedes-Benz factory in Sindelfingen, the Mercedes-Benz Museum, Classic Car Center, AMG factory (WOW), and more.
Marc is "CRAZY" about Formula 1, and sports car racing. Has he told you about his cutest and smartest in the whole world Granddaughters?
Jesse started with Atlanta Classic Cars in 2003 as a Delivery Specialist--teaching new owners about their new cars. She became a salesperson in 2004 with extensive product knowledge from hundreds of deliveries! This knowledge has led to a number of regional and national awards with Mercedes-Benz USA for vehicle presentation. Jesse also hosts a blog that keeps her clients up-to-date on the latest and greatest with Mercedes-Benz and Atlanta Classic Cars at www.BenzBlogger.com. Her goal is to have happy and informed clients that can get the most our of their vehicles.
Since 2008, Jesse has participated in the Susan G. Komen '3-Day for the Cure' here in Atlanta. With the support of Atlanta Classic Cars, she has hosted car shows, 5K runs and other fundraisers to contribute to the search for the cure. Jesse also enjoys gardening and tending to her chickens!
Please call or e-mail Jesse to help you find the Mercedes-Benz of your dreams!
Jason B. Cho joined the ACC team in 2009 and is now a Mercedes-Benz Master Certified level Sales Representative. He originally pursued an Engineering degree at Georgia Tech. After witnessing a rapidly changing world, he decided it was time to be adventurous and daring. With this pioneering mindset, he decided to venture into the auto industry. He is now proud to represent Mercedes-Benz--the pioneer of ingenious German auto engineering.
Jason zealously enjoys snowboarding every winter and is also a Tiger Woods-wannabe-golfer! He speaks fluent Korean, which provides a broader customer oriented service for Atlanta Classic Cars.
Jim Cox was born and raised in Germany and has always admired German engineering as well as their work ethic. Jim joined Atlanta Classic Cars in 2011 with over 16 years of automotive retail sales experience. Jim believes customer service to be the cornerstone of every successful business relationship.
His hobbies include traveling, reading and playing in a local cover band.
Dan Evers was born and raised in Atlanta, GA and has called Atlanta home for 26 years. He currently resides in Historic Brookhaven, where he enjoys golf, tennis, and playing with his golden retriever, Nick. Dan is new to the car business, and is thrilled to have the opportunity to sell the finest automobiles in the world. He has always had passion and respect for Mercedes-Benz design and engineering.
Dan would love the opportunity to earn your business, and show you why buying your Mercedes-Benz from Atlanta Classic Cars will be one of the best decisions you ever make. Come by and say hello!
Bob Holton has lived in Gwinnett County since 1984 and has been in the ACC family since 2003. He and his wife Candy have been married for over 30 years, and have raised three great kids who have blessed them with six grandchildren.
Bob has over 30 years of automotive experience--6 years as Finance Manager, 8 years as Sales Manager, and 9 years as General Sales Manager and General Manager. He truly enjoys the relationship building that only comes from working with the customer. Come in and experience the difference of dealing with experience.
Nick has been in automotive business for over 15 years and started at Atlanta Classic Cars in 2006. Nick is Master Certified with Mercedes-Benz and always enjoy taking care of customers.
Nick lives in Suwanee with his wife and daughter. He went to college in South Florida and has a degree in business and accounting. When he's not at work, Nick loves to spend time with his family and play tennis.
Stephen Moore is a former College basketball player hailing from Southeastern, North Carolina. A Navy veteran, he was assigned to Presidential support duties for five years under former President Ronald Reagan. Stephen has lived all over the globe including Spain, Italy, Japan, Hong Kong, Philippines and Australia. After his military career, he became an Automotive Industry Professional and has over 13 years of experience in luxury automotive sales.
Married to Angelius with four children they have just celebrated 28 fantastic years. Away from the dealership Stephen is an ordained minister and has shepherd a local church for over five years. He finds time to enjoy his family and likes to attend Hawks and Falcons games.
David Phillips is Master Certified and has been with Atlanta Classic Cars since 1999. He really enjoys Mercedes Benz and has been in the Luxury Automotive industry over 25 years. Superior customer service is his goal and the most important asset he has are his customers.
David has been the president of his homeowners association since 1998 and really enjoys working in the yard and all that goes with it. He is also an active member of the Buckhead YMCA. With the help of Atlanta Classic Cars, he supports Camp Twin Lakes every year.
Greg has been in the automobile business for 20 years and with Atlanta Classic Cars since 1996. Greg has been salesman of the year for 19 out of 20 years in the car business and has led the entire in Mercedes-Benz annual pre-owned sales more than 10 times. His true passion is taking care of his clients. His extreme professionalism and attention to every possible detail has helped him create a very loyal customer base.
Greg's other passions include golf (scratch golfer), yard work, and spending time with his family and friends.
Give Greg a call to experience the ULTIMATE in Mercedes-Benz customer service.
Tony has been with Atlanta Classic Cars since 1991. He enjoys snow skiing, fine fashion, and spending time with his family and friends.
Give Tony a call to experience the absolute best in customer service!
Bruce has been selling Mercedes-Benz in the Atlanta market for more than 20 years, and is a Master Certified Sales Consultant. Bruce has been working with Internet sales for the past 12 years.
Bruce now lives in the Grayson area with his wife Beth and three children Melissa, Brian, and Rachel.
David is an Atlanta native and grew up in East Cobb county. After graduating from Walton High school, David went on to pursue a degree in advertising from The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Before moving into the auto industry, David was in advertising sales and most notably owned and published Atlanta Golf Magazine.
David enjoys golfing, travel, walking his two dachshunds and dining out. He is also an artist an avid painter and has shown his work in cafes and restaurants around Atlanta.
David is ready and able to make your dream of becoming a Mercedes-Benz owner a reality.
Amara came to Atlanta Classic Cars in 2010 working part-time assisting the Accounting Department. In 2011 she was promoted to a full-time position as the New Car Inventory Specialist. This job ensures that when customers visit Atlanta Classic Cars, they have the best selection of vehicles to choose from. She enjoys negotiating dealer trades, building relationships with vendors, as well as working closely with the sales team to provide customers with the exact vehicle they are looking for!
When Amara is not working, she loves to spend time with her husband Tommy, their two dogs and one cat. She thoroughly enjoys the performing arts and previously danced professionally with The Southern Ballet Theatre. Her other hobbies include photography, cooking, and being with family and friends.
Rick has a beautiful wife named Karen and 2 wonderful kids. One girl 3 years old and a boy 19 months. They have 3 dogs. Rick enjoys boating, fishing, and watching cage fighting. He likes to tinker a bit with wood working. Rick has been in the automotive industry since 1989 and with Atlanta Classic Cars almost 10 years.
Kim has been affiliated with Atlanta Classic Cars since the early 70's. Her father started with the Ellis family when the dealer opened in Decatur. When she was fifteen she started her customer service career working at dry cleaners after school and on the weekends. During her college years she worked for the Athens Mercedes-Benz dealer in the service department. She graduated from Georgia State University in 1987 with a degree in Business Management and shortly afterwards went to work at a dealer.
After 10 plus years working in the service industry Kim came back home to Atlanta Classic Cars. She married her wonderful husband on Leap Day in 1996 and 2 weeks later, started working for Atlanta Classic Cars. In 2000, she had her son Connor who is a gear head too! Kim enjoys what she does and says she has the best clients anyone could ask for. Her customers are her extended family and she is now starting to take care of their now adult children's cars. See you in the lane soon!!!
Christy has been in the automotive industry since 1987 and has been at ACC since 2004.
She has 3 Yorkshire terriers and 1 Shihtzu that keep her busy. She enjoys boating and loves going to car races.
Kim began her career with Atlanta Classic Cars in 1981 as the Service Cashier. She now applies her knowledge and experience as Atlanta Classic Car's Office Manager and H.R. She takes pride working for an organization that values their employees and couldn't imagine calling anywhere else 'home.'
Kim loves to spend time with her husband Robert, and in her spare time, she enjoys 'barn therapy' on their 6 acres in Monroe, GA-- which includes 20+ chickens, 8 horses, 6 dogs, 4 cats, and 2 goats! Her hobbies include reading, bonfires, outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.
Pang has been in client care and customer relations for Mercedes-Benz since 2007. She worked in the automotive industry in the Business Development and customer service arena prior to joining the Mercedes-Benz family.
She has been married to her husband for 11 years and they have a 7 year old son. In her spare time she likes to read and enjoy outdoor activities with her family. Pang, Ron, son Jordan, and their dog Wrinkles call Braselton home.
Susan joined Atlanta Classic Cars in 2012. She has worked in the automotive industry in Customer Relations since she moved to Atlanta from California in 2007.
Susan has been happily married to her husband Phia for 13 years. They have three beautiful children, Jasmin, Jared and Dylan. They also have a dog name Cleo. Susan loves to fish and spend time with her family
Krystal joined the Atlanta Classic Cars customer service team in 2011. She has assisted in many areas of customer service in the dealership landing her a permanent position as a service appointment coordinator and assisting customers with their service needs.
In her spare time, she attends an online university to further her education. Additionally, she manages the Wilmot Racing team; landing her at various race tracks in all of her free time. She can safely call Road Atlanta her home away from home!
Betsy gives complementary massages on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 8am-noon while you wait for your vehicle to be serviced.