Jeff Wood has been with Modern Chevrolet since 2001. As General Sales Manager, Jeff is responsible for keeping the sales team on track and motivated. Jeff has enjoyed his time at Modern Chevrolet and his success with General Motors products has been rewarded with a number of memorable GM trips and conferences. Among them, meeting legendary basketball coach Bobby Knight and taking a trip to Hawaii. Jeff lives in Advance, with his wife Karen and their six children. Yes, six! Jeff enjoys playing golf and savoring a delicious steak at Ryan’s Steak House in Winston-Salem.
What our customers are saying about Jeff:
“Top notch team! I can not say enough good things about Jeff Wood and the rest of the folks working there. From start to finish a most enjoyable experience.”
Since 2002, Mike Gunter has been working in the Sales Department at Modern Chevrolet. Now as the New Car Sales Manager, Mike supervises and trains the sales staff to make sure everything runs smoothly. Mike loves working in the family atmosphere at Modern.
Mike enjoys gardening in his spare time, as is evidenced by his extraordinary ability to grow beautiful roses. Mike lives in King with his wife Betsy, one child, and 2 Dachshunds. Mike is also a sports fan, especially the Carolina Panthers and Wake Forest. One of Mike’s favorite local spots is Fratelli’s Italian Steak House in Winston-Salem.
What our customers are saying about Mike:
“Thanks to Mike Gunter for helping us make a great decision on a new Chevrolet.”
Steve Gladhill loves the family atmosphere at Modern Chevy. Steve is a Finance and Insurance Manager and wants to make sure customers get on the road with their new vehicle in a fast and efficient manner.
Steve enjoys spending time at home with his wife and playing with their children-three boys and one girl. Steve is an adventurous soul, he likes to take on such daring exploits as hiking, camping, and cooking without a recipe! One of Steve’s favorite types of food to make and eat is Mexican. When Steve wants a more relaxing activity, he enjoys watching the Lakers.
Making sure you get the best financing possible is Shannon Castillo’s goal. She has been the Finance and Insurance Manager at Modern Chevy since 2000.
Shannon is a master chef, so it is fitting that she loves cooking a big Italian meal and entertaining family and friends. Shannon loves Italian food and when she wants a break from cooking, she enjoys dining at Fratelli’s.
“Monte Hall was the best ever. I came in to buy my brother a car and he was able to help me with my wants my needs and my budget. I will definitely be coming back to him soon.”
“Our experience was extremely pleasant and we felt extremely comfortable. The staff was extremely helpful and courteous. Monte Hall went above a beyond the call of duty to provide top notch service and provide us with a fair deal.”
“My experience was phenomenal!!!! My salesman Monte Hall was superb! He made it happen for me..I am thoroughly pleased..great experience…thank you sooooo much!”
“Monte Hall went overboard to make sure all of our questions were answered. He was both knowledgeable and patient. He made buying our new car a pleasure!”
“Mr Roderick Hinton was exceptionally professional and went out of his way to make things work for me. Mr Hinton is very courteous, helpful and dedicated to what he does and I applaud him for his sincerity.”
“Jake Hopkins knew the car very well and was very helpful. A special thanks to Jake Hopkins for helping us through the process.”
“Jake Hopkins went the extra mile to find just the right car for us. Thank you Jake for your help!
“Jake is an excellent salesmen. I would recommend him to others to purchase a car. He should continue to stay in this business!”
“He was eager to answer all of my questions and was quick to find the vehicle that had all of our requirements for a test drive. Jake also worked hard to arrive at a price that was suitable for everyone. I have purchased several cars throughout my lifetime and Jake was responsible for making this a very pleasant experience.”
“Thanks to Jake Hopkins my salesman for helping me make a great decision”
“He was an absolute pleasure to deal with. He made the process easy, he was never pushy,he went out of his way to make sure we got what exactly we wanted. Stop in and speak to Jake Hopkins, you will feel right at home.”
“Very professional and gave the needed time to secure the sell.”
“Our salesman, Marcos Diaz was very helpful in getting us into our new truck. This is the 3rd new vehicle we have purchased from him and like the previous two experiences, he was diligent in getting us the best deal, looking for any rebates and seeing what discounts we qualified for. We would absolutely recommend him and Modern Chevrolet to any of our friends.”
“Great experience. Marcos did great taking time to answer any questions I had.”
“Marcus was very helpful in finding the right car for my husband and I and we are so happy we decided on the purchase of a Chevy Sonic. Thank you Modern Chevrolet and Marcus for making our shopping for a car a great experience. “
Since 2008, Randy Andrews has been the Fleet and Commercial Vehicle Manager at Modern Chevy. He takes pride in building relationships with customers and providing them with what they need, when they need it.
Randy lives in Sparta and enjoys spending time outdoors, playing and watching various sports, especially the Carolina Panthers, Duke Basketball, and college softball. He also looks forward to seeing his Black Lab, Lucy, at the end of the work day. Randy got to experience the thrill of a lifetime when he carried the Olympic torch through Rock Hill, SC in 2002!
When asked, What is your favorite thing to do in Winston-Salem? Dennis Whitaker answered, Work. Now there is someone who loves what they do! Dennis is a Commercial Sales Account Manager and has been with Modern Chevrolet since 2009.
Dennis lives in Kernersville and enjoys playing golf in his spare time. Dennis states his most enjoyable vacation spot was Hawaii.
Martha Wishon has 28 years of experience serving fleet and commercial customers, five of those with Modern Chevrolet. As a Fleet and Commercial Sales Consultant, Martha has opportunities to assist accounts and manage logistics of multiple deliveries to all parts of the US. She loves the opportunity to develop long-term relationships with customers, many of whom she considers friends.
Martha and her husband Thomas own and train Paso Fino horses and have won National Championships. They also have a miniature dachshund named Clipper. Martha loves a good steak with bleu cheese and demi-glace sauce. Unfortunately, all that time with horses and little dogs makes it a rare treat.