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  • Jake Sydorowicz
    (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 33+ years with World Imports developing the dealership's stellar profile and has built his reputation on his personal commitment to best-in-class customer care, honesty and integrity. Instilling these values into the entire culture of the World Imports team has created the elite atmosphere needed to service quality-minded customers.

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

    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.

  • Michelle Spears
    Assistant Business Manager
    (904) 998-9992 x 229

    Born and raised in Jacksonville, FL. Michelle joins our team with 15 years of experience in the automotive industry. Away from the office, Michelle enjoys spending time with her kids and doing their favorite hobbies such as spontaneous day trips, watching football and attending country concerts. 

  • 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. 

  • Christian Lukner
    904-998-9992 x221

    Born into the automotive industry, Christian Lukner is originally from Rochester, NY and grew up in Jacksonville, FL. He has learned the business from the bottom up building an incredible base of knowledge that has become a valuable asset to the company. As a servant leader, he now directs the sales team and fosters an environment of the Lotus of Jacksonville - World Imports' "customer-first" philosophy. He loves what he does and our customers notice. 

  • 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.

  • Igor Westerman
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 226

    Igor was born in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and grew up in Ohio near Cincinnati. He bring three years of automotive experience to our team as well as a passion for cars. He is dedicated in providing the best customer service and enjoys helping customers find their dream vehicle. In his free time Igor enjoys spending time with his fiance, six month old son and two dogs or being at the Muay Thai gym honing his kickboxing skills.

  • Spenser Lebbano
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 222

    Born and raised in Raleigh, NC. Spenser has been a Duval native since 2013. He has 10+ years of customer service experience and an extensive knowledge of all types of automobiles. He is a Jacksonville Jaguar fan who rarely misses a home game. An avid outdoorsman who loves to take advantage of the many fishing opportunities along the first coast. 



World Imports USA/Lotus of Jacksonville 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 we were 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.


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.