Ryan serves as CEO for the Gee Automotive companies and is Dealer Principal for all of its 27 new vehicle franchises. Ryan has 19 years of retail automotive experience, including leading the organization for the last 13 years. Prior to his duties as President and then CEO, Ryan has served in numerous dealership positions including, sales, sales management, finance and insurance manager, service advisor, General Sales Manager and General Manager. Ryan has led the company’s significant growth by focusing on the development of our team members and creating an unmatched purchase and service experience with our customers. Ryan also places a strong emphasis on the organization being a strong civic partner in the places we do business. Ryan personally serves on several boards including: the Greater Spokane Incorporated Board of Trustees, Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) Pacific U.S. regional board, past board chair of YPO Seattle Chapter, and the Community Cancer Fund, where he serves as Board President. Ryan has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame, a Masters of Business Administration from Gonzaga University, and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School. Ryan also completed the NADA Dealer Academy. Ryan currently splits his time between Seattle and Spokane, WA and is married with two daughters
Dan serves as the General Manager of Mercedes-Benz of Spokane and Porsche Spokane for Gee Automotive. Dan had a quick rise to authority as he only entered the automotive industry back in 2011; where he started as a Sales Associate. Since then, Dan has gained experience with Internet Management, Finance and Insurance Management, General Sales Management, and finally his position as a General Manager today. Dan is proud of his team and believes that one of his biggest jobs is to ensure that Gee Automotive’s core values and vision are shared and practiced among all employees. He directly correlates this passion to his prior success as Gee Automotive Liberty Lake’s General Sales Manager; especially with their favorable customer satisfaction reports.
Prior to Dan’s career with Gee Automotive, he served as the Technical Representative for the San Francisco Opera. His duties and responsibilities focused on building and maintaining relationships with other Opera companies around the world to increase sales opportunities and trade lines.
Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Dan met his wife at Arizona State University and have currently grounded roots in Spokane, WA where they are raising their three children.
Ben has been with us since June 2001. He started out washing cars and then selling cars in 2005. He then took on the role of Service Manager here at Porsche in December 2006. Ben has been the Sales Manager since May 2013. He enjoys his time off with his family and animals. Ben was born and raised right here in Spokane.
Greg has a long history with Porsche and for the love of cars. We are very excited to have him back to the Porsche Spokane family. His knowledge of the brand is a great help. We are very glad to have Greg apart of the Porsche family.
Chais started out as a lot attendant for Gee Automotive. He quickly proved himself to be a valuable asset to the company by his work ethics and personality. He always has a smile on his face. We are very excited to have Chais a part of our team here!