Meet the Team at World Imports USA in Jacksonville FL


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

  • Jake Sydorowicz
    GM/VP
    (904)998-9992 x237

    Born in Warsaw Poland and raised in Rochester, NY. General Manager-Vice President Jake Sydorowicz (x237) selects the staff at World Imports USA just as carefully as he selects vehicles for inventory. Jake has spent his entire career, more than 33 years now, in the automotive industry and built his reputation on his personal commitment to handling every customer transaction with honesty and integrity. Each member of the World Imports USA sales team shares those same values.

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  • Gayle Salyers
    Controller/Office Manager
    (904)998-9992 x231

    Finally, all of us at World Imports USA would be lost without Controller/Office Manager Gayle Salyers. Born and raised in Bellbrook, OH, Gayle handles all the many operational and financial details of our growing business. For the past 20 years, Gayle helps maintain our focus on how best to serve our customers.

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  • Gary Reed
    Business Manager
    (904)998-9992 x233

    Born and raised in Washington, DC. Gary Reed joins our management team, bringing with him over 18 years of experience in automotive finance. A life-long member of our community. Gary has transitioned to us from Mercedes-Benz where he was Mercedes-Benz Master-Certified. Away from the dealership you will find Gary at the golf course. 

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  • Christian Lukner
    904-998-9992 x221

    Born in Rochester, NY and raised in Jacksonville, FL. Christian joined the family business in 2012. After six years of learning how each department runs, Christian is now a big part of our day to day operations. Although he has learned a lot he continues to grow his knowledge about the business.

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  • James Johnson
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x224

    Raised in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. James studied at University of North Florida, is a avid photographer and brings over 6 years of sales experience to World Imports USA. His knowledge of cars and customer service helps him get his customers get into the perfect car that fits their needs. Away from the office James enjoys surfing, camping and working on his vintage muscle cars.

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  • Rick Selby
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 226

    Rick Selby is the newest addition to the World Imports USA family although he previously spent over 5 years with the company. Rick has been in the automotive industry for 7 years and brings with him a strong focus on product knowledge, and customer service. When Rick is not at work he spends his time riding his Jetski up and down the St Johns River, or walking the beach with his Fiancé and 2 dogs Nicki and Tyson. Rick was born in Washington DC and raised in Baltimore Maryland and shares a deep passion for his local sports teams. He moved to Jacksonville in 2010 to exchange the snow and cold weather for sandy beaches and palm trees. Also, he wrote this entire bio himself in the third person.

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  • Kile Wilkins
    Certified Sales
    904-998-9992 x 224

    Kile brings over 9 years of automotive experience to the team. Away from the office, Kile enjoys living at Jacksonville Beach, weight lifting, beach cruising, surfing, and quality time with family and friends. Kile's main focus is customer satisfaction, and will go above and beyond to make sure every customer has a positive experience.

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  • Joe Young
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 223

    Joe was born and raised in Southeast Missouri and lived his last 20 years in St. Louis, MO. He started in the automotive industry in 1987 and has been a loan officer in both automotive lending and mortgage lending. He brings a strong work ethic along with great customer service. He moved to Jacksonville in October, 2016 to enjoy the sun and fun. Away from work he enjoys fishing and boating.

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People Power is the Key to Our Success: Learn More About the Staff at World Imports USA

World Imports USA has been in business as a premier luxury dealership in Jacksonville for over 30 years, and our success and continued commitment to customer service is all thanks to our incredible staff. From sales to service, we value every member of our team, and we believe that investing in your people is key to a great dealership experience.

Our dedicated staff is a driving reason that World Imports USA was named a CarGurus Top Rated Dealer for 2018.

The team at our Jacksonville dealership--serving the Ponte Vedra Beach, San Marco, and Palm Valley regions--specializes in luxury cars and SUVs, exotic cars, high-performance sports cars, and supercars. That means that we know the brands, we know the technology, and we know the market. Whether you're just getting started looking for your next luxury car, or you know exactly what you're looking for, you'll find a knowledgeable, trained staff to meet your needs.

Click on the photos to learn more about team members. Or, visit us in Jacksonville to meet us in person.

Join the Team

If you're interested in working with a motivated and passionate team of individuals, working with the world's greatest performance and classic cars, see our Employment Opportunities page to see what positions we have open currently.

We'd love to meet you.