Staff


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

Management

Charlie Simmons, General Manager
770-253-1407

Greetings from our staff here at Genesis of Newnan! We welcome you to our website and invite you to stop in to our Dealership; Our focus and main goal is to make your experience second to none, and to be "Your Dealer for Life." 


Southtowne started in May of 1991 at our Riverdale Location and in 1992 we expanded to the Newnan area. With over 30,000+ customers and 25+ years in Coweta County, we've learned that taking care of your customers is the key to being a successful business.


To be able to continue to take care of our customers, we also learned that retaining our employees is a huge factor. Southtowne takes great pride in that we are able to provide our customers with some of the greatest staff the world has ever seen. I'm able to say that because I have been fortunate to work at Southtowne for over 20 years, and as you can see, most of our employees have worked here at Southtowne for 5, 10, 15 and 20+ years.


I want you to feel confident that we are here to help assist you in any way possible, and if for some reason your expectation has not been met, please feel free to email me at csimmons@southtowne.com or give me a call at 888-532-0726 ext 2302, and we will do our best to not only meet your expectations, but also to exceed them.



Thanks again for taking the time to meet our Staff!!



Charlie Simmons

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Rance Friddell, Sales Manager
770-253-1407


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Quinten Jackson, Sales Manager
770-253-1407


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Bram Philipson, Customer Service Manager
770-253-1407

At Southtowne Hyundai of Newnan we are proud to have been family owned and operated since our inception 25 years ago! I have been fortunate enough to be involved with the dealership my entire life. It is my honor to keep alive our core values of personal care and customer service everyday here at Southtowne. I hope to continue to help the citizens of Coweta County with their vehicle needs and to assist in growing this wonderful community. We truly strive to be "Your Dealer for Life!"


Hope to see you soon!!

Bram Philipson

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Daniel Tesfaye, Business & Finance Director
770-253-1407


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Lee Falk, Finance Manager
770-253-1407


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Glenn McParland, Finance Manager
770-253-1407


13 Years at Southtowne!

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Sales Department

Andrew Peoples, Sales Consultant


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Kevin Johnson, Sales Consultant


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Samson Olajubutu, Sales Consultant


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Shawn Bridges, Sales Consultant


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Omar Havard, Sales Consultant


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Diane Spurling, Sales Consultant
770-301-6899

Christian, Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Friend to many!

Diane has been with Southtowne for over 11 years now! She's the mother of four children and grandmother to ten beautiful grandchildren. Diane and her husband, Ken, have been married for 33 years and are well-known throughout Newnan and Coweta County. From church to sports they are active in many different things in the area.


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Mick McKonnen , Sales Consultant


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Damian Clark, Sales Consultant


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Lavelle Davison, Sales Consultant


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Michael Jackson, Sales Consultant
888-615-9626


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Asit Patel, Sales Consultant
678-361-0957

Known as the "Doctor"

10 Years at Southtowne!

2014 Sales Person of the Year
2015 Sales Person of the Year
2016 Sales Person of the Year


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Scott Williams, Sales Consultant
888-615-9626


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Susan Weiser, Sales Consultant
678-378-2438


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John Steward, Sales Consultant
770-253-1407


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Service Department

Jerry Altares, Service Director
770-253-1407 x-2422


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Carmen Krauth, Service Consultant
770-253-1407 x-2413

17 years at Southtowne!

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Nikki Spurling, Service Consultant
770-253-1407


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Tana Sobczak, Lane Attendant,


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Kayla Hill, Lane Attendant,


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Solomon Foster, Service Technician


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Nick Gassler, Service Technician


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Mike Hicks, Service Technician


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Jeff Matthews, Service Technician


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Nick Newman, Service Technician


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Alexsey Curran, Service Technician


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Pon Cherry, Service Technician


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Daniel Smith, Service Technician


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Breckin Griffin, Service Technician


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Brannon Hardnett, Service Technician


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Taylor Ray, Service Technician


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Parts Department

Brian Nuckolls, Parts Manager
770-253-1407


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Todd Calhoun, Parts Consultant
888-572-5061 x-2699


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Ryan Reynolds, Parts Consultant
888-572-5061 x-2606


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Reception

Terri Cherry, Receptionist,
888-615-9626 x-2000


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Meet the Staff at Southtowne Hyundai of Newnan

For a friendly and accommodating experience, the staff here at Southtowne Hyundai of Newnan is here to assist you. We provide everyone with a high-quality dealership experience as we look to help our guests find the right new Hyundai, a used vehicle, or get the parts and service they need. Located near Smyrna, Douglasville, Fayetteville, and the Atlanta area, we are happy to discuss everything we have to offer and make it easy to get in contact with any member of our team.

You're able to reach out to our management team for sales, finance, or service, as well as individual sales specialists too. You can also get in touch with those in in our service center, and the parts center too if you're in need of maintenance and repairs, or need to learn more about parts. We are here and members of the community, and want you to be able to put a face to the name of everyone at the dealership, and demonstrate how for over 25 years, dealerships like ours have been meeting the needs of drivers in Newnan and beyond.

If you have any questions or would like to reach out to someone, contact us here at the dealership and we can connect you to the right party. We're always eager to help and ensure that your car buying experience or the service you receive for your Hyundai is of the highest quality, and it's all possible because of our standout staff here at Southtowne Hyundai of Newnan.