12351 E Arapahoe Rd Centennial, CO 80112 Sales: 303-636-9000

Meet the Staff of Colorado Auto Finders

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Ali Awada - President

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Ali Awada, the owner of Colorado Auto Finders, began business in 2001. He recently upgraded to a newer, bigger facility to accommodate demand. Since the move, Colorado Auto Finders has increased its inventory significantly and expanded its team as well. Mr. Awada firmly believes that customers are the focal point of a successful business. He works diligently to provide the best vehicle buying experience for customers at some of the most competitive prices in the Denver area.

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Oscar Isom - Vice President

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Oscar Isom is the Vice President of Colorado Auto Finders.  He has been part of the Finder Family since 2004 and adds a special touch of Southern hospitality to the dealership.

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George Sourial - General Manager

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George Sourial,  General Manager at Colorado Auto Finders, has been part of the Colorado Auto Finders family since 2017. Mr. Sourial has lived in Colorado for 23 years ago. He loves the beauty of the state and wide range of geography. . Mr. Sourial has been in the automotive industry for 23 years and enjoys meeting new people and providing them with quality cars at great prices. When Mr. Sourial is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 beautiful kids. You can also find him in the gym weight training or putting in miles cycling.

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David Russman - Sales Manager

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Davie Russman is the sales manager of Colorado Auto Finders, and has been a part of the Colorado Auto Finders family since 2007. Mr. Russman originally moved to Colorado in 1992 and is happy to call it home. He has been in the automotive industry for 20 years and likes helping people meet their transportation needs.  In his spare time, Mr. Russman enjoys snowboarding & playing soccer, as well as spending time with family and friends!

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Tania Bailey - Office Manager

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Tania Bailey is the office manager and has been a part of the Colorado Auto Finders family since 2005. Organization is her special superpower and she loves ensuring that the dealership is operating smoothly and effectively. When Ms. Bailey is not working she can often be found outdoors hiking and biking, volunteering at organizations for abused or neglected kids, or with her wonderful family.

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Lorene Muehe - Administrative Assistant

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Lorene Muehe is Colorado Auto Finders' receptionist. She is often the first face you see and the first person you talk to when you visit the dealership. When she's not at Colorado Auto Finders, she can often be found camping or fishing.  

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John Oquendo - Auto Consultant

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John Quendo is one of Colorado Auto Finders dedicated Auto Consultants. Mr. Quendo is dedicated to finding all his customers quality cars at great prices! 

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Sam Zaghal - Auto Consultant

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Sam Zaghal found his love for cars at an early age and knew he wanted to be in the automotive industry since he was a kid.  In his free time, Mr. Zaghal enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoys MMA training and chopping prices one car at a time!

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Eric Wiliams - Auto Consultant

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Eric Williams has been with the Colorado Auto Finders family since June of 2014. If you can't find what you're looking for, Mr. Williams is your go to guy! He is dedicating to finding the right car for all his customers.

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Phillip Shumate - Auto Consultant

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Phillip Shumate is one of the Automotive Consultants at Colorado Auto Finders, and has a background in financial services. As an Auto Consultant, he has found a passion for helping customers find the car that fits their budget and lifestyle! He is a family man, and a huge fan of all of Colorado's Sports Teams, especially the CU Buffs! Mr. Shumate has been in Colorado since the early 80s. 

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Abe Amra - Auto Consultant

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Abe Amra is happy to help Colorado Auto Finders in any way he can. Mr. Amra is focussed on saving all his customers time and money! 

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Ella Akopyan - Auto Consultant

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Sean Russo - Auto Consultant

720-787-4544 - srusso@coautofinders.com

Sean Russo is an Automotive Consultant at Colorado Auto Finders.  He moved around the county during his childhood and finally came to Colorado in 2002.  His family loved it here so much that they decided to stay.  Mr. Russo has been in the automotive industry for 9+ years now and is very passionate about cars and helping people. He is a big Broncos fan.   He is also a fan of the Utah Jazz basketball team. 

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John Hofstetter - Service Manager

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John Hofstetter is the Service Manager for Colorado Auto Finders. Mr. Hoffstetter manages the amazing team of mechanics & detailers and oversees the service lifecycle of all the vehicles that come through the shop. He strives to make your experience here excellent. 

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Allan Camorlinga - Service Consultant

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Four years of Auto parts experience, Allan certainly plays a big role in keeping the service department running smoothly.  When he's not sourcing and placing parts for vehicles, you may find Allan playing and making music.  Additionally if you're a bit of a foodie, one of Allan's favorite hobbies is exploring Colorado and sourcing some of the best obscure food spots known to this region.  His recommendations are 4 stars!

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John Harrison - Shop Foreman

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Ralph Salgado - Service Technician

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With 25 years of experience working on cars, Ralph's automotive skills are a treasure to behold!!  Outside of work, Ralph enjoys playing softball, going to baseball games, and riding his bicycle.  Can you ride your bicycle with no handlebars?  Ralph could give you a run for your money!  

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Andy Lato - Service Technician

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Lindsey Finch - Marketing and Advertising Specialist

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Lindsey Finch, the lead Photographer of the Advertising Department here at Colorado Auto Finders. Ms. Finch handles the inventory photography for our website as well as ensures that the online inventory is accurate. She also loves hiking, biking, making art, and practicing photography. 

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Ethan Leonhardt - Marketing and Advertising Specialist

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Ethan Leonhardt is one of Colorado Auto Finders Marketing and Advertising Specialists. Mr. Leonhardt is responsible for many of the wonderful pictures you can find on the website.

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German Freto - Detailing Specialist

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German Freto is Colorado Auto Finders Detailing Specialist. Mr. Freto is dedicated to making all of the cars on our lot shine inside and out!

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Edwardo Guerrero - Detailing Specialist

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Hard-working with great attention to detail, Edwardo contributes greatly to the detailing dept.  In his free time, you might catch him dancing salsa with his friends and family or on special occasions, here at our store! 

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