Tony Pate

Beginning as a car salesman in a dealership in Jacksonville, Florida, Tonystrived for and succeeded in becoming the Salesman of the Year in his 2nd year of employment. Having sparked his desire to become the best in the business, Tony went on to become the Finance Manager, and soon General Manager and COO of the DAK Automotive Group.

With the knowledge and experience in hand, Tony was requested to and assisted in the launch of the Nissan Leaf for Nissan of North America to 170 dealerships on the West Coast. Tony also had years of experience being the Vice President of Paul Cummings Enterprises, teaching sales and leadership to dealerships across the country and was the Director of the Automotive Division for Jordan Zimmerman for 7 years.