(Pictures From LEFT to RIGHT; Gregg, Howard (manager), Drew, John R. JohnB, Cindy and Luke)
From Left to right as our picture shows we want to introduce our brand new team in Peoria for 2017
Gregg Hollon - Tech - Gregg Hollan is an automotive technician at Wilhelm’s Peoria location. Gregg has been in the automotive industry since 2012 and is ASE certified. Prior to being in the automotive industry, Gregg was enlisted in the United States Marine Corps as a Light Armored vehicle technician where he served two tours in Afghanistan. He loves the fact that Wilhelm is a family business and we strive to give our customers and honest and fair service at the end of the day. In his spare time not working, Gregg is raising his 3 kids with his wife, Rochelle.
Howard Fleischmann - Manager - Our new manager in Peoria is Howard Fleischmann, Jr. The Peoria store is located in the Historical Old Town of Peoria, AZ. Howard is the newest member of the Wilhelm management team and has 20 years of experience in the automotive repair industry, mostly running a family owned automotive repair shop business. Howard takes huge pride in his work and servicing his clients beyond their expectations is what he specializes in, offering the highest quality service at a fair price.
He loves to work with his clients to solve their problems and I always try to make an effort to keep the process as easy as possible
Howard and his family also live in Peoria, Arizona. He met his beautiful wife, in high school and they became high school sweethearts who have been together ever since. They have 2 beautiful children, his son Corbin who is 5 years old, and Raelyn who is 3 years old. They also have 2 dogs, which Howard considers as his kids too.
Drew Sydow – Shop Foreman - Drew recently moved from our Peoria location from our shop in Arcadia and has over 35 certifications in the automotive industry with over 14 years of experience. He is our lead tech here in Peoria. He specializes in Euro, Hybrid and Diesel vehicles. Giving apprentice techs the chance to learn from experienced mechanics, such as Drew is a way we believe helps everybody. In his spare time, Drew loves to travel and hike with his girlfriend. Also an interesting fact, throughout his lifetime, he has had over 150 stiches!
John Radon – Customer Service advisor - John has been with Wilhelm for little over a year now. He has worked in our Litchfield store and our Happy Valley store before finally moving to our original store in Peoria off Grand Avenue. John has a very impressive resume with over 42 years of experience in the automotive field. He is married with 2 children and a very active member of youth sports in the Peoria community. John is also a member of the CCV church for over 18 years now and spends his Sunday’s attending their services. One other fact about John is he loves American football and is a die-hard Cleveland Browns fan.
John Burgess – Tech - John is a technician at our Peoria Auto repair center. John has been in the automotive business for 3 years and is ASE certified. He graduated with his associates in Automotive and Diesel from Universal technical institute in Avondale, Arizona. He takes pride in his work and makes it his #1 priority to ensure that the customer’s vehicles are service with excellent care. Out of work, John enjoys spending time with his family and coaching youth baseball.
Cindy Wise – Customer Service advisor - Cindy is the customer service support specialist at Wilhelm Automotive, Peoria. Cindy has been with Wilhelm since July, 2011 and is a key part of the Wilhelm “Spirit committee” which puts on all of the companies events. Her duties include shuttling customers, checking in customers and handling the daily paperwork. She enjoys getting to know the customers while shuttling them to and from the shop. In her free time, she enjoys travelling with her husband, Robert.
Luke Fielder - Tech - Luke is a technician of our Peoria Auto repair center. He has been in the automotive business for over 25 years and is Master Certified in Automotive repair. Luke takes great pride in repair your vehicles and making sure you are 100% satisfied when you leave the shop. When not working, Luke likes spending time racing NHRA and working on ace cars. As you can see, he is a real car enthusiast.