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Sales

George McKenzie
General Manager

As a General Manager, George keeps a keen eye on things around the dealership but when he is out of the office he enjoys time with his family adventuring the outdoors.  He enjoys camping, dirt biking, and fishing with his sons. He is driven to providing customers an excellent experience. He always mentions to our team here at Walter's Audi to treat our customers as if they were a guest in our own home. He's never too busy for a quick hello so be sure to make his acquaintance the next time you stop in.  

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Eric Lafever
Sales Manager

If you are looking for the exact image of a family man, then look no further than Eric Lafever. As a husband and a father to three amazing children, Eric is a generous and caring man who commits all his free time to his family. 


Eric is also a very season automotive expert, and has been working in the industry since 1999. His nearly unlimited automotive knowledge is sure to help you and your family when looking for your next Audi. So if you want to work with an outstanding individual next time you are at Walter's Audi, make sure to ask for Eric Lafever. 

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Brett McKinley
Sales Manager

Brett is one of our Sales Managers here at Walter's Audi, the guy that knows our product line inside and out and can answer any of your questions when shopping for your next Audi. Brett's Audi preference is the S7 and he is in to Motocross, surfing, snowboarding and golf. In his down time Brett enjoys a good movie and lists Training Day as his favorite. The next time you are in Walter's Audi look for Brett and say hello!


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Andy Bartoli
Finance Manager

Andy is one of our Finance Managers here at Walter's Audi and we keep him plenty busy, but outside of work he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and is an avid runner. Andy also enjoys watching the L.A. Lakers or taking in a movie like Braveheart. Ask Andy which Audi past or present is his favorite and you will hear the Audi A6 Premium Plus in Meteor Gray. Andy is a great guy and one who will assist you with the final stage of purchasing an Audi from Walter's Audi of Riverside. Andy brings 18 years of automotive experience to his position and looks forward to making your purchase experience one you will enjoy and brag about to friends.


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Jason Yang
Finance Manager

  

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Joshua Rambow
Internet Sales Manager

Josh is a young man with a bright future here at Walter's Audi. Josh has been working in the automotive industry since 2008 and has quickly mastered the field. On the weekends you can find Josh being active while water skiing or enjoying a nice game of golf. Josh is a self proclaimed nerd and loves comics and classic movies such as Godzilla. To find someone who can talk golf or the latest comic book, look no further than Josh.

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Romen Artalejo
Audi Specialist

If you are looking for a calm and collected individual, Roman is the man for you. Known for his calm personality Roman is actually a huge fan of sportscars, and loves being part of the Audi brand and their performance oriented vehicles. Roman hopes that one day he will have an Audi R8 in his own garage. 


Away from work Roman is a total sports guy, and loves to watch his favorite baseball, football, and basketball. When one of his favorites teams is not on, you can find him watching a movie. 

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Ryan Gonzalez
Audi Brand Specialist

Ryan is a true Audi enthusiast that just loves the Audi brand. Ryan truly aspires to one day have an Audi RS 6 Avant sitting in his garage. If you have any questions about Audi, Ryan is almost sure to know the answer. 


Outside of the dealership Ryan is an avid hiker, and loves to keep his body active whenever possible. But everyone needs to be lazy sometimes, so you can sometimes catch Ryan binge watching Netflix with a large bowl of ice cream. If you need someone calm and collected to help you on your next Audi purchase, Ryan is the man for you. 

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Dennon Whaples
Audi Brand Specialist

If you are looking for some southern charm when looking for your next Audi, Dennon and his calm demeanor is sure to fit your needs. Dennon has been a huge automotive fan for as long as he can remember, and is right at home at our Audi dealership. 


Away from work Dennon is usually hunting for the new best food spot, or enjoying a nice day out at the beach with friends. So if you want someone who is calm and will make you feel comfortable, then reach out to Dennon. 

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Stephen Garlatta
Audi Brand Specialist

Stephen is a Audi Brand Specialist here at Walter's Audi and has been a great addition to our already amazing team here. His favorite past time is going to the skate park having fun and creating YouTube video for his scooter page.  His hard work has led him to have over 137K subscribers on his Youtube page. When Stephen is not working hard at the dealership he likes to spend time with his family and friends and working on his family's farm. His favorite Audi is the SQ5 because it is sporty and practical. So next time you are in the area and want someone who can find you the perfect Audi, look no further than Stephen Garlatta. 

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Brian Kaminskas
Audi Brand Specialist

Brian is a Riverside CA native and has no intention of leaving anytime soon! Through the local schools from Poly HS to the University of Riverside CA, Brian is that fun and friendly face that has been delighting customers for 6 years in the Riverside Auto Mall. Brian actually has a degree in Music and is a local musician that played guitar in many local bands. Before the car business, Brian was a private music instructor teaching ages 8-80. When not at work, Brian's favorite hobby is cooking. He is always working on a new low carb recipe or a decadent treat! Being 6'3 is not easy when it comes to picking a car for Brian.. His favorite Audi so far is the A6 sedan and the Q7 SUV.  Brian is motivated by other peoples happiness. Whether it is cooking and sharing a great dish, or serving a customer, Brian thrives on the energy of making others happy and creating an amazing experience..  

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Abel Guala
Audi Brand Specialist

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Dave Duarte
Audi Brand Specialist

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Sean Ni
Internet Sales Manager

Sean enjoys his time at Walter's Audi and he is a true Audi fan of all time! He's always patient with customers and make sure his customers find the Audi of your dreams. On his days off he usually enjoys his time with his family and his two dogs, a Labrador and a Shiba Inu. Huge fan of LA Rams and Bayern Munich. His dreams car is the RS5 which is gorgeous and powerful. Sean is also fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese, and can help you find your perfect Audi. If you have any questions on an Audi, don't hesitate to ask for Sean!

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Albert Rosales
Audi Brand Specialist

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Kevin Amaya
Audi Brand Specialist

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Advisors

David Butler
Service Manager

If you are looking for experience and professionalism, then the automotive experience David has gained since he started in the automotive industry in 1992 will be perfect for you. David has been an automotive enthusiast his entire life, and competed in the 4 Baja 1,000's and 5 Baja 500's. Away from the dealership David is a true family man, and loves to take his family off roading and camping. So if you would like to work with a man who will make sure you are treated fairly and with professionalism, then look no further than David Butler. 

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Stacy Samuel
Service Advisor

Stacy has worked for Walter's Audi of Riverside for ten years and has been with Audi for seventeen years. Stacy has two boys ages 18 and 19 and her favorite Audi is the A7 and R8. Stacy loves to travel and scuba dive on her off time. When you come to have your Audi serviced at our dealership, Stacy Samuel, one of our helpful service advisors, will be able to assist you with setting everything up! At Walter's Audi of Riverside, we pride ourselves in providing customers with world class service! Call and ask for Stacy when the need comes!

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Alex Ortiz
Service Advisor

Alex has been with Walter's Audi for many years and has been working his way up to the position he holds now as a Service Advisor. He is a car guy and would love to own an RS7 and he currently drives a A4 quattro. When not at work he enjoys his Playstation and spending time with friends and family. He also loves to travel to Yosemite when he can to hike and enjoy the wildlife it has to offer. Alex is bi-lingual speaking English and Spanish fluently. Stop in and ask for Alex next time you need any work on your Audi.

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Alex Wong
Service Advisor

If you are looking for someone with true Audi experience, Alex has been working with the Audi brand since 2010 and has loved ever day of it.  Alex started in the automotive industry as a technician but through his dedication and talent quickly worked his way up to an advisor. He has loved every day of it, and has never looked back. Alex is also fluent in Mandarin, and can help if this is your preferred language.


Away from the service drive Alex is a man of family and food, you can usually find him scouting the next great restaurant and enjoying it with his family. He also dreams of one day owning an RS 6 Avant imported from Europe (he hopes one day that will bring the car to North America). So if you are looking for someone with dedication and experience, Alex is the man for you. 

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Christopher Ostman
Service Advisor

Christopher is here to assist you with your service needs and to make your visit here at Walter's Audi for service a stress free and enjoyable one. Christopher has been working in the automotive industry since 2008 and has a passion for Audi vehicles.Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his family and likes to go to the track and race. He is a owner of an Audi S5 and enjoys every aspect of it. He also enjoys snowboarding  and spending time with his daughter and attending her softball games. Say hello to Chris the next time you are in for service or call him to assist you with your service needs.

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Tech

Brian Finn
Shop Foreman/Production Manager


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Mario Sanchez
Shop Foreman/Production Manager


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Jose Calzadias
Master Guild Technician


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Mike Mcfarland
Master Technician


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Alex Sanchez
Master Technician


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Gabe Vasquez
Service Technician


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Jose Carillo
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Victor Hernandez
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Peter Kang
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Evy Abad
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Alex Orozco
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Alfredo Lopez
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Jose Soriano
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