Mark R. Yoakum - Certifications
Mark graduated from Denver Automotive and Diesel College in 1977. He then started his career at a major Mercedes-Benz dealer in Denver where he became a Mercedes-Benz Master Technician and received the Star Technician Award in 1985. He advanced from Mercedes-Benz line technician to shop foreman and then to service manager for the entire multi-line dealership, all in 10-years. Having met his professional and personal goals at the dealer level, he set out to achieve his highest aspiration -- to own and operate his own Mercedes-Benz repair facility. In 1987 Mark began his employment at German Motors. Three years later he took control of the business. Using his extensive Mercedes-Benz dealership knowledge and experience, he transformed German Motors into a modern service and repair facility specializing solely in Mercedes-Benz. He acquired all the latest and most advanced Mercedes-Benz-approved diagnostic equipment, built a comprehensive data library, and hired and trained service technicians to his exacting professional standards. Under his direction, the shop has become known for its technical expertise and customer service.
Kyle Buffington - Certifications
Kyle completed the Warren Tech Automotive Technology Program in 2006 and joined German Motors full time upon graduation. This comprehensive program is approved by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). Kyle continues to enhance and hone his skills for the specialized world of Mercedes-Benz service and repair. In 2013 Kyle moved into a lead technician position and in 2014 advanced to Shop Operations Manager, Kyle oversees all shop staff and is in charge of all shop operations.
Walt Sigmann - Certifications
Walt graduated from Denver Automotive and Diesel College and became an ASE Certified Technician in March of 2003. However, he began his employment and training at German Motors in November of 2000. Walt worked full-time at German Motors during these years and attended classes at DADC in the evenings. He left German Motors for a brief interval in 2003 to attend the Mercedes-Benz ELITE Technician Training Program in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Walt also worked at a Mercedes-Benz dealership in New York City during this training period. In April of 2004 Walt was welcomed back to German Motors.
Cody Wagner - Certifications
Cody joined the German Motors family of technicians in 2013. He graduated from Warren Tech Automotive Technology Program and comes highly recommended by his professors. Warren Tech is approved by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). Cody continues his daily training under the wings of the other accomplished technicians here at German Motors, Inc. We are proud to have Cody working with us as young talent such as his is hard to come by these days.
Ryan joined the GMI team in May of 2016. He is a Warren Tech Auto Graduate as well as DADC Graduate in Diesel with Associates Degree in Business. He was the lead Tech for four years at Coloradoland Tire Service as well as the Manager for two years. Ryan is DOT certified in Air Brakes, ASE certified in Brakes, Suspension, Air Conditioners, Alignments and Driveablility. He has been in the Auto Service Industry for 12 years.
Office Staff -
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