Meet Your Corvette Specialists
Mike is our General Manager and has over 32 years in the car business. He is a true car enthusiast and a current Corvette owner. In fact, he races his Corvette in SCCA’s T1 road racing class.
His crew chief is Jeff Kopp our Parts Manager, and his chief mechanic is Jason Lobdell, our top Corvette technician. With 7 Midwest Division National Racing Championships and over 80 race wins, he knows a thing or two about performance. Mike’s also our collector car and muscle car expert, and he’s wired in to all of Rick Hendrick’s team of experts on current collector car values. Over the years he’s owned dozens of muscle and sports cars, and sold hundreds of Corvettes. If you’re thinking about trading in a muscle car or collector car, this is the place to do it.
General Sales Manager
Scott started with the Hendrick Automotive Group in 2003 as a pre-owned salesperson. After achieving Presidents Club status in sales, he was promoted to New Car Manager where he helped train, certify and test all of Hendrick Chevrolet’s Corvette Specialists. Scott was later promoted to Used Vehicle Director where he routinely attended Corvette and Specialty Car Auctions in order to ensure that the Hendrick staff is always up to date on current pricing and market values. In 2012, Scott moved to the General Sales Manager position where he continues his passion for the Corvette, and almost any antique automobile.
Jim attended Northwood University Automotive Marketing Program in 1996 with an Automotive Marketing-Business Management degree. He moved to Kansas City following graduation where he started as a salesperson at Superior Chevrolet in July 1996, he spent 8 months in the New Vehicle Department as a sales consultant. Jim briefly worked in service as a consultant until he spent a successful night filling in at the sales tower. Jim asked for the position the next day and has been our sales manager ever since. During his time here we have been a Mark of Excellence Award Winner six times. Jim has been essential in coordinating the Mark of Excellence Training program for the sales department for over 10 years. He also helps us maintain our status as one of the top Corvette dealers in the country.
New Car Manager
Robert joined the Hendrick Automotive Group in October 2002 with a history and passion for performance cars. Robert was chosen to represent the dealership at the Bondurant Driving School when the new generation C6 Corvette Z06 was introduced by Chevrolet. He has promoted the dealership and Corvette through various car shows, car clubs, and events in Kansas City and the Midwest. In January 2009 the Hendrick Auto Group and Hendrick Chevrolet became a premier dealer and representative of the Callaway Corvette. Robert quickly achieved local and national recognition for his sales, and was also recognized by Callaway at the annual dealer summit at Spring Mountain Motor Sports Ranch for the past 4 years. In January 2010, Robert was honored at the Barrett Jackson Auto Auction in Scottsdale Arizona by Mr. Hendrick for his performance in sales and achievements for the Hendrick Auto Group and Hendrick Chevrolet. In October 2012 Mr. Wiegers was promoted to New Vehicle Manager for Hendrick Chevrolet and continues to maintain his direct involvement with Corvette sales at the local and national level, Corvette clubs, and events. Robert is a leading force behind Corvette sale and promotion for Hendrick Chevrolet.
Sarabeth has been a team member at Hendrick Chevrolet since 1997. She has been a Corvette Certified Sales Associate since 2005. Sarabeth has worked in our New and Pre-owned Departments, our HUMMER division, and has finance experience as well. Sarabeth has lots of experience and training through General Motors and American General in South Bend, Indiana.
Chris has been in sales for over 19 years. For the past 2 years he has been one of our top Corvette Certified Sales Associates. Chris enjoys taking part in Fast Friday’s during the summer months to showcase our performance vehicles. He regularly attends Corvette Club events and considers his personal highlight going to Camp Quality to interact take sick children for an enjoyable Corvette Ride. Chris believes that Corvettes and performance cars are a way of life.
Jon has been selling Corvettes for almost two years, and has been in sales and customer service for over 13 years. He maintains a Perfect 4.0 satisfaction rating from GM, as well as 100% Certification for all Vehicles. As a Hendrick-Certified Corvette as well as Camaro Expert, he has a commanding knowledge of Chevrolet’s classic sports car – everything from detailed technical info and engine specifications to the history of the Corvette and the culture that surrounds it. He attends all Car Shows as well as other select events around the Kansas City area on Behalf of Hendrick Chevrolet. Whether you’re looking for a basic model, a pre-owned model, a custom Callaway, or the incredibly powerful ZR-1; you won’t find anyone more helpful than Jon to make sure the Corvette you buy is every bit the car of your dreams. Having sold Cars all over the country, from New Jersey to Florida to Arizona, he’s you go to guy. Jon loves to stay up-to-date on the latest advancements being made by Chevrolet for their flagship sports car. Jon is a Chevrolet Mark of Excellence winner for 2012.
Don has been a salesperson here at Hendrick Chevrolet for nearly 15 years. His experience includes selling hundreds of cars, trucks, and SUV’s, including a large number of Corvettes beginning with my first sale of a 1997 Corvette coupe in 1998. To this day, Don has Corvette customers who return to either buy another Corvette or some other vehicle from him. Besides selling locally, Don has sold primarily C-6 Corvettes to customers all over the United States. He is a GM Certified Corvette and Certified Camaro salesperson. Not only am is he knowledgeable in those two categories, but also in the complete line of Chevrolet vehicles.
Tim joined Hendrick Automotive group in 2002 and has been a Certified Corvette Specialist since 2005. Tim has always been a classic car enthusiast with a passion for today’s new performance technology. Tim has been a two- time Hendrick Automotive Group President’s Club Award winner which honors outstanding sales achievement. He was promoted to Used Car Sales Manager from 2003-2005, and has been a full time member of the internet sales team since 2006 specializing in both pre-owned and new vehicle sales. He is excited with his new responsibilities to be the Hendrick Chevrolet representative for a local Corvette Club this year and is looking forward to involvement in those events.
Alex has been in the Service Industry for over 20 years and is a member of our Service Department. Alex specializes in performance cars, and has for the last 10 years. Alex has been a part of the Hendrick Team for 8 years specializing in Corvette Performance Upgrade Packages. If you need to service your Corvette or have any questions about Performance, he is your guy!
Dennis started in the car business in 1989 in Wichita, Kansas with Davis Moore Lincoln Mercury. In 1996, his family relocated to Littleton, Colorado where he worked for Courtesy Ford until 2005. He has 7 Children, 6 girls and 1 boy. Two of his daughters lived in the Kansas City area so the family relocated again to the area. Since his relocation Dennis has worked for Hendrick Chevrolet. He is consistently one of our top sales associates ranging in both new and preowned sales. Dennis loves his job and working with people. He gets a real joy out of seeing happy faces with his customer take delivery of their new vehicle.
Bob is one of our highly reviewed sales associates, and has been with the dealership for over 11 years! His customer base has grown to over 1200 customers. He is a 9-time Presidents Club member, being recognized for high sales and great customer satisfaction. Over 80% of his sales are repeat customers and referrals. He will take good care of you after the sale. In College Bob was an All American Track and Football player and will be inducted into Ottawa University's Athletic Hall of Fame this coming fall. If you are looking for excellent service and a great overall buying experience call Bob today!