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  • 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 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.

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  • 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.

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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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  • Holly Clabaugh
    (904) 998-9992 x 229

    Holly comes to us from Warsaw Indiana, where she was born and raised.  She was the General Manager for a small, privately owned dealership. Previous to that, she worked for a large Buick GMC CDJR Franchise as a Sales Consultant / Business Development Center Rep. She has grown up with a love for cars and has spent the last 5 years working in the Automotive Industry. She is very well rounded with knowledge on Sales, Financing, Customer Service, Management, Title Work, Inventory Control, Service and Appointment Scheduling and Advertising. In her down time from the dealership, she enjoys Fresh and Saltwater Fishing, as well as exploring the local beaches and oceans.

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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 and continues to work on his knowledge of 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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  • 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.

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  • Christopher Peneguy
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 223

    Christopher was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. Yet he is very familiar with Florida, he has lived here since 2000. He is a graduate of the University of North Florida. Christopher is a true automotive aficionado. He has close to 10 years in the industry between Bridgestone North America, CarMax and now World Imports USA. When it comes to automotive knowledge and know how, he has it. In his spare time Christopher is working on his classic Mercedes-Benz and Porsche Boxster. He also attends local Mercedes-Benz Club of America and Porsche Club of America meets. You can also catch him at Cars and Coffee Jacksonville on occasion.

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  • Anthony Derrico
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 225


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  • Tanner Nicholson
    Certified Sales
    (904) 998-9992 x 222

    Raised in the Motorsports capital of the country Tanner comes from Charlotte NC with a passion for anything on four wheels. Moving to Florida in 2015 and bringing nearly a decade of experience in the auto industry, He joins us from BMW as a certified sales consultant. Tanner has worked all aspects of the business from detailing & valet work in high school, all the way up to High line car sales and Motorsports work. In his off time Tanner enjoys attending track days & automotive related events throughout the south east. However on our Sundays we're closed, it's a safe bet you'll find him on the nearby beaches enjoying the Sunshine state.

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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.