Meet our Team

KEITH BEAN
KEITH BEAN
Dealer

APRIL BEAN
APRIL BEAN
General Manager

ROSS TUBMAN
ROSS TUBMAN
Controller

Meet Ross! Ross has been at the dealership since January 2004! He is in control of the account and payroll department, and has a past in public accounting. We were very fortunate to add Ross to our family here at Bean. Ross and his wife enjoy spending time at Ottawa Senator games, rock concerts, and comedy shows whenever they get a chance to go!

ETHEL BARBARY
ETHEL BARBARY
Accounting Associate

With a background in accounting and book-keeping, Ethel started out as a Customer Service Representative. She then moved to the accounting clerk role at the dealership, and has proudly been a part of the Bean family ever since! Raising her family in Carleton Place since 1992, she is now excited to watch her 2 grandsons grow up in the same town as her boys did. Her entire family- spouse and children included- proudly own GM vehicles.With a background in accounting and book-keeping, Ethel started out as a Customer Service Representative. She then moved to the accounting clerk role at the dealership, and has proudly been a part of the Bean family ever since! Raising her family in Carleton Place since 1992, she is now excited to watch her 2 grandsons grow up in the same town as h...Read More Read Less

HEATHER KILGOUR
HEATHER KILGOUR
Accounting Associate

Meet Heather! Heather has been with us since the summer of 2019 and was our main receptionist for a while but has now moved up into our accounting department. She originally comes form Sudbury and now lives on the outside of town with her family. Heather is very knowledgeable and always finds a way to put the customer first.

JESSICA MCFAUL
JESSICA MCFAUL
Accounting Clerk

KIM FITZGERALD
KIM FITZGERALD
Financial Services Manager

Kim has been with this dealership for over 15 years! She started out as the eCommerce Manager, moving her way up to Sales Manager, and finally to her current position as Financial Services Manager. Another local talent, Kim has been in Carleton Place since her early childhood years. When Kim isn't helping you organize your purchase details, she can be found at her lake side retreat on the Mississippi, or sitting in the baseball stadium watching her son play!Kim has been with this dealership for over 15 years! She started out as the eCommerce Manager, moving her way up to Sales Manager, and finally to her current position as Financial Services Manager. Another local talent, Kim has been in Carleton Place since her early childhood years. When Kim isn't helping you organize your purchase details, she can...Read More Read Less

MONIQUE MCFAUL
MONIQUE MCFAUL
Financial Services Manager

With a successful 20+ year career in automotive finance, Monique excels in customer service. She consistently goes above and beyond to help customers get the best possible experience. Born in Ottawa, Monique recently moved from Perth to a hobby farm just outside of Carleton Place where she enjoys spending time with her family and her horses.

JIM WHITMARSH
JIM WHITMARSH
General Sales Manager

Meet Jim, our General Sales Manager. Jim started at the dealership in 1994 as a summer student washing cars. Fast forward to today where he is now our most tenured member of the Bean Chevrolet Sales and Leasing team! He truly enjoys his job, and the chance to meet and interact with such a diverse client base. He invites you to come in and introduce yourself, he would love to help you find the vehicle you have been waiting for!Meet Jim, our General Sales Manager. Jim started at the dealership in 1994 as a summer student washing cars. Fast forward to today where he is now our most tenured member of the Bean Chevrolet Sales and Leasing team! He truly enjoys his job, and the chance to meet and interact with such a diverse client base. He invites you to come in and introdu...Read More Read Less

KELSEY MIRIGUAY
KELSEY MIRIGUAY
Sales Manager

Meet our Sales Manager Kelsey J Miriguay. Kelsey's career started over 25 years ago during a co-op placement in the accounting department of a dealership. He instantly fell in love with the industry. He has worked his way up through several roles to his current position as Sales Manager. Born and raised in West Carleton, he currently lives on Elm Acres, a small hobby farm in Carp with his wife and 3 children. He couldn't be more happy to be back at his roots working for a family run dealership. When Kelsey is away from the dealership you can find him either camping with his family, boating, travelling or at several of the yearly outdoor festivals. His joyful spirit and enthusiastic attitude will have you smiling the instant you walk into Bean's. He loves to get to know all of our customers, so the next time you are in make sure to stop and say hello to him!Meet our Sales Manager Kelsey J Miriguay. Kelsey's career started over 25 years ago during a co-op placement in the accounting department of a dealership. He instantly fell in love with the industry. He has worked his way up through several roles to his current position as Sales Manager. Born and raised in West Carleton, he currently lives on Elm ...Read More Read Less

JON HARDING
JON HARDING
Sales Manager

Jon has been in the automotive industry going on 6 years and recently joined our team. He tries to go above and beyond for his customers, making sure they truly have the best experience. Jon is a GM die hard which has been handed down through generations of his family. He loves stock car racing, hockey, and working with amazing people to find them the right vehicle!Jon has been in the automotive industry going on 6 years and recently joined our team. He tries to go above and beyond for his customers, making sure they truly have the best experience. Jon is a GM die hard which has been handed down through generations of his family. He loves stock car racing, hockey, and working with amazing people to find them ...Read More Read Less

DAVE PORTEOUS
DAVE PORTEOUS
GM Pro Sales & Leasing Consultant

Dave has been with the dealership since 2013. He has a passion for helping others and always goes the extra mile for his customers. Dave enjoys working with local clients, as he is a local man himself. Spending quite a bit of time at the Mississippi Golf Course, you may recognize his face! His personality shines through, and his knowledge will leave you feeling like you have truly joined the Bean family. You will not be disappointed when working with Dave!Dave has been with the dealership since 2013. He has a passion for helping others and always goes the extra mile for his customers. Dave enjoys working with local clients, as he is a local man himself. Spending quite a bit of time at the Mississippi Golf Course, you may recognize his face! His personality shines through, and his knowledge will leav...Read More Read Less

ANDRE ROY
ANDRE ROY
GM Pro Sales & Leasing Consultant

Andre has been with Bean's since 2015 and hasn't looked back! Coming from an Industrial Design and Sales & Marketing background Andre has the edge he needs to provide you with the best customer service out there. Based on all of his customer reviews he certainly delivers! He makes sure to be on top of his game with his continuous GM training, so much so that he is a Gold Level Sales Pro with the GM Sales Marketing Guild. You know you are in fantastic hands when Andre helps you to find your dream vehicle!Andre has been with Bean's since 2015 and hasn't looked back! Coming from an Industrial Design and Sales & Marketing background Andre has the edge he needs to provide you with the best customer service out there. Based on all of his customer reviews he certainly delivers! He makes sure to be on top of his game with his continuous GM training, so m...Read More Read Less

MEGAN GARAGAN
MEGAN GARAGAN
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Meet Megan! Megan is a fun loving person who recently joined our sales team. She's a familiar face in Carleton Place, as she grew up here, but has had experience from all over. She studied veterinary medicine before switching careers and is really excited about the opportunity to meet every one of our customers! Since she was younger, Megan always loved cars and now she knows that she'll be able to help her customers find the perfect vehicle. Meet Megan! Megan is a fun loving person who recently joined our sales team. She's a familiar face in Carleton Place, as she grew up here, but has had experience from all over. She studied veterinary medicine before switching careers and is really excited about the opportunity to meet every one of our customers! Since she was younger, Megan always ...Read More Read Less

JAMI-LEA FORBES
JAMI-LEA FORBES
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Meet Jami-Lea! Born and raised in Westport, Jami-Lea epitomizes small town values and service. She treats her customers with care, listens to their needs, and works hard to find the best vehicle for them. No stranger to the automotive industry, Jami-Lea joined the Bean team as a Sales & Leasing Consultant in early 2020 with a background as a service advisor and automotive accounting. She is very interactive with her customers through social media! Check her out on Facebook @Jami-Lea at Bean Chevrolet. Meet Jami-Lea! Born and raised in Westport, Jami-Lea epitomizes small town values and service. She treats her customers with care, listens to their needs, and works hard to find the best vehicle for them. No stranger to the automotive industry, Jami-Lea joined the Bean team as a Sales & Leasing Consultant in early 2020 with a background as a ser...Read More Read Less

MACKENZIE KENNEDY
MACKENZIE KENNEDY
GM Pro Sales & Leasing Consultant

Meet Mackenzie! She was born and raised in Northern Ontario. After travelling all of Asia and living in Australia for two years, this avid traveler decided to lay down some roots and relocated to Carleton Place with her husband. Mackenzie is no stranger to working in a dealership as she has had roles in reception and service at other dealerships. She decided she wanted to support a North American Company and joined the Sales Team at Bean's! When she is not at work you can find Mackenzie on the golf course where one day she would love to go to the Master's! Mackenzie is an advocate for the environment and loves the Chevy Bolt for it's environmentally friendly technology. She is a breath of fresh air and her positive vibes will be sure to make you feel at ease during your experience at Bean's!Meet Mackenzie! She was born and raised in Northern Ontario. After travelling all of Asia and living in Australia for two years, this avid traveler decided to lay down some roots and relocated to Carleton Place with her husband. Mackenzie is no stranger to working in a dealership as she has had roles in reception and service at other dealerships....Read More Read Less

TOM WOOD
TOM WOOD
Service Manager

Tom is a husband and father of two who lives in Gillies Corners. He was born and raised in the area. Tom has over 20 years of experience in the automotive trade with a keen ability to listen to customer needs. He is a member of the Smiths Falls chapter of Ducks Unlimited. In his spare time, you can find Tom hunting and fishing. In fact, his love of the outdoors inspired him to start his own side business - Rideau Valley Outdoors; where during spring and fall he can be found in his Silverado doing guided hunts with clients for turkey and waterfowl. Tom is a Chevy truck guy and appreciates how much we rely on our vehicles for work and play.Tom is a husband and father of two who lives in Gillies Corners. He was born and raised in the area. Tom has over 20 years of experience in the automotive trade with a keen ability to listen to customer needs. He is a member of the Smiths Falls chapter of Ducks Unlimited. In his spare time, you can find Tom hunting and fishing. In fact, his love ...Read More Read Less

JENNIFER MACCUAIG
JENNIFER MACCUAIG
Warranty Administrator

Jennifer has been with the Bean family since 2002. She has worked in every department over the years, and is our go-to girl for problem solving. On weekends you will find her at Rock Concerts and playing darts all over North America.

SHERYL DAVIDSON
SHERYL DAVIDSON
Dispatcher

Meet Sheryl! Sheryl is an important member of our service team as she ensures everything gets done on time. She's been working in the automotive industry for over 12 years along side our dealer Keith Bean. Sheryl took a break from work for a while to put some love into her 170 year old log home but is now back in full force at beans! She's been working here since the end of 2019 and she'll be sure to put a smile on your face when you see her around the dealership.Meet Sheryl! Sheryl is an important member of our service team as she ensures everything gets done on time. She's been working in the automotive industry for over 12 years along side our dealer Keith Bean. Sheryl took a break from work for a while to put some love into her 170 year old log home but is now back in full force at beans! She's been wo...Read More Read Less

LIZA VASYLYSHYNA
LIZA VASYLYSHYNA
Service Customer Representative

Liza was born in Odessa, Ukraine and moved to Carleton Place when she was 4. She's been very active in our community, graduating from CPHS, and participating in various sports throughout the years. She started working for Bean's during the summer of 2019 as a service customer representative and although she may be young, she still has 3 years of customer service experience. She will make you laugh any chance she gets and constantly brightens up the service department. She is also known as our CCO - Chief Cheer Officer!Liza was born in Odessa, Ukraine and moved to Carleton Place when she was 4. She's been very active in our community, graduating from CPHS, and participating in various sports throughout the years. She started working for Bean's during the summer of 2019 as a service customer representative and although she may be young, she still has 3 years of cu...Read More Read Less

ABBY KILLEEN
ABBY KILLEEN
Service Customer Representative

RACHEL PHARAND
RACHEL PHARAND
Service Customer Representative

BRAD CHERRY
BRAD CHERRY
Service & Maintenance Advisor

Brad has been with us since early 2010! He has a long history of working in the automotive service industry - since 1988! He is super friendly and knowledgeable about all types of vehicles and their service needs. He lives in Carp, Ontario with his lovely wife and enjoys the commute to Carleton Place to work with the small town clientele.

KATHLEEN MCNAB
KATHLEEN MCNAB
Service & Maintenance Advisor

Kathleen grew up on a farm in Renfrew County where she started working as a Forestry Technician. After working in that field for several years she decided to make a career change and came to join our Service team as a Service Advisor. Kathleen is sure to put a smile on your face, and make you feel welcomed and informed during your visit to our service department.Kathleen grew up on a farm in Renfrew County where she started working as a Forestry Technician. After working in that field for several years she decided to make a career change and came to join our Service team as a Service Advisor. Kathleen is sure to put a smile on your face, and make you feel welcomed and informed during your visit to our se...Read More Read Less

DEREK WHITTLE
DEREK WHITTLE
Service & Maintenance Advisor

Meet Derek! Derek is a gold level member of the GM service guild and has worked as one of our Service Advisors for a little over a year now. He's been in the automotive industry for about 9 years and has even made the presidents list for General Motors top 1 % in Canada. Derek loves to have fun and help customers with their vehicles but when he's not working he's busy driving around in his Buick Regal. Meet Derek! Derek is a gold level member of the GM service guild and has worked as one of our Service Advisors for a little over a year now. He's been in the automotive industry for about 9 years and has even made the presidents list for General Motors top 1 % in Canada. Derek loves to have fun and help customers with their vehicles but when he's n...Read More Read Less

ERIN GARDINER
ERIN GARDINER
Service & Maintenance Advisor

Erin has been in the Customer Service Industry for over 7 years and brings her fantastic experience to the Service Department here at Bean's! She started as a Service Customer Representative and now works as one of our Service & Maintenance Advisor's. Erin always has a smile on her face and works very hard at making your service experience at Bean's a positive one. She is also a Carleton Place Native and couldn't be more happy to work in the same town that she has grown up in. Erin has been in the Customer Service Industry for over 7 years and brings her fantastic experience to the Service Department here at Bean's! She started as a Service Customer Representative and now works as one of our Service & Maintenance Advisor's. Erin always has a smile on her face and works very hard at making your service experience at Bean...Read More Read Less

JAMIE BARKER
JAMIE BARKER
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Jamie, an Almonte local, has been an Automotive Technician for 16 years. Prior to joining the Bean family he worked in an Ottawa dealership specializing in Transmission work. Jamie graduated at the top of his class in Trade School where he received his GM ASEP certificate and also became 1 of 44 Grand Master Gold - National Champions in the General Motors of Canada Limited, Technicians Guild! Outside of the shop, he loves spending time at the golf course, or camping with his family. We are so lucky to have someone so talented working with our technicians!Jamie, an Almonte local, has been an Automotive Technician for 16 years. Prior to joining the Bean family he worked in an Ottawa dealership specializing in Transmission work. Jamie graduated at the top of his class in Trade School where he received his GM ASEP certificate and also became 1 of 44 Grand Master Gold - National Champions in the General...Read More Read Less

DAN LEE
DAN LEE
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Originally from Perth, Dan now calls Carleton Place home. He has been interested in cars all of his life and has been part of our family for over 30 years! He is a man of knowledge and tells us the secret to being happily married to his lovely wife of over 40 years, is knowing that a happy wife makes a happy life! Dan's experience and knowledge of cars is unsurpassed and we are very happy that he remains one of the longest running member's of our team!Originally from Perth, Dan now calls Carleton Place home. He has been interested in cars all of his life and has been part of our family for over 30 years! He is a man of knowledge and tells us the secret to being happily married to his lovely wife of over 40 years, is knowing that a happy wife makes a happy life! Dan's experience and knowledge of ...Read More Read Less

SCOTT FOSTER
SCOTT FOSTER
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Scott has been working on cars for as long as he can remember. He even completed his high school co-op in a shop! He started working for the dealership in the Fall of 2003, and this local guy couldn't be happier to be here. His absolute favourite body style for cars is the mid-80's G Body. With Scott working on your vehicle, you can be assured that it's in very capable hands!Scott has been working on cars for as long as he can remember. He even completed his high school co-op in a shop! He started working for the dealership in the Fall of 2003, and this local guy couldn't be happier to be here. His absolute favourite body style for cars is the mid-80's G Body. With Scott working on your vehicle, you can be assured that...Read More Read Less

BRIAN MALLOY
BRIAN MALLOY
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Brian started his first job at a scrapyard and completed most of his apprenticeship while in High School. He is following in his fathers footsteps, as his father has always been a mechanic. Brian has worked with us since 2016 and we are happy to have him as a member of the Bean Family!

TRAVIS SNOWDON
TRAVIS SNOWDON
Automotive Tecnichian - Licensed
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Travis joined the Bean Team in 2018 with 23 years in the automotive industry. He moved to Ontario from Nova Scotia in 2002 but has maintained his friendly, hardworking & trustworthy East Coast Approach. Travis has been working on GM vehicles for over 10 years and is a frequent member of the GM Technician's Guild achieving the Elite Grandmaster designation in 2019. Travis joined the Bean Team in 2018 with 23 years in the automotive industry. He moved to Ontario from Nova Scotia in 2002 but has maintained his friendly, hardworking & trustworthy East Coast Approach. Travis has been working on GM vehicles for over 10 years and is a frequent member of the GM Technician's Guild achieving the Elite Grandmaster de...Read More Read Less

CLAY WILSON
CLAY WILSON
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Meet Clay! Clay has been working at Bean's for the past year, but has been in the automotive industry since 1982. Clay is well known in the Valley as a Diesel and Suspension specialist and we are so lucky to have him as a part of our team! Born and raised in Fitzroy Harbour, Clay will be a familiar face to many! You can frequently see him out on his Harley in Galetta. Clay has been awarded the Elite Status of GrandMaster Technicians more years than I can count! Your vehicle is in trustworthy hands with him! Meet Clay! Clay has been working at Bean's for the past year, but has been in the automotive industry since 1982. Clay is well known in the Valley as a Diesel and Suspension specialist and we are so lucky to have him as a part of our team! Born and raised in Fitzroy Harbour, Clay will be a familiar face to many! You can frequently see him out on...Read More Read Less

CAM CHABOT
CAM CHABOT
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Cam has been a GM technician for over 21 years and, in that time, he qualified as 1 of 44 Grand Master Gold National Champions in the electrical category of the General Motors Technicians Guild skills competition. He continues to promote his profession and pass on his skills by teaching General Motors ASEP apprentices at Algonquin College part time. In his spare time, Cam coaches soccer in the summer and outdoor hockey in the winter and enjoys snowboarding vacations with his family.Cam has been a GM technician for over 21 years and, in that time, he qualified as 1 of 44 Grand Master Gold National Champions in the electrical category of the General Motors Technicians Guild skills competition. He continues to promote his profession and pass on his skills by teaching General Motors ASEP apprentices at Algonquin College part time...Read More Read Less

CODY WATKINS
CODY WATKINS
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Cody is a super talented licensed tech! His hard work and skill has proven itself as he worked his way up from a tire guy! This local young man used to be a competitive Motocross rider! Fixing his own bike was the foundation for what he does now!

GREG CASSELL
GREG CASSELL
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Greg started here at Bean Chevrolet in the summer of 2019. He used to work in Sharbot lake as a mechanic, which contributes to his overall 10 years of working in the automotive industry. Greg likes off road vehicles and you can find him working on your vehicle with a big smile.

JEREMY COMMODORE
JEREMY COMMODORE
Automotive Technician - Licensed
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Jeremy or "The Commodore" joined the Bean Team in 2019 as a GM Certified Licensed Technician. His outgoing personality and calm, cool and collected approach ensured he fit in right away! He has years of experience working on GM vehicles - achieving the elite Grand Master Technician status in the GM Technician's Guild in 2019. Your vehicle is in good hands with Jeremy! Jeremy or "The Commodore" joined the Bean Team in 2019 as a GM Certified Licensed Technician. His outgoing personality and calm, cool and collected approach ensured he fit in right away! He has years of experience working on GM vehicles - achieving the elite Grand Master Technician status in the GM Technician's Guild in 2019. Your vehicle is in goo...Read More Read Less

DOMINIQUE ROY
DOMINIQUE ROY
A.S.E.P. Automotive Apprentice Level 1
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Dom has been working hard in the service department for the last 2 years. He started as a co-op student from CPHS, and worked his way up to tire storage coordinator, tire & lube technician and is currently a first level apprentice after completing his first term of the GM A.S.E.P program at Algonquin College. He is one of 3 generations of Roy's working at the dealership! His father, Andre is one of our GM Pro Sales & Leasing Consultants and his grandfather Richard is one of our Dealer Drivers! Love of cars must run in the family! Dom has been working hard in the service department for the last 2 years. He started as a co-op student from CPHS, and worked his way up to tire storage coordinator, tire & lube technician and is currently a first level apprentice after completing his first term of the GM A.S.E.P program at Algonquin College. He is one of 3 generations of Roy's w...Read More Read Less

NATHAN BLAIR
NATHAN BLAIR
A.S.E.P. Automotive Apprentice Level 1
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Nathan joined the Bean Team in early 2019 as an Automotive Apprentice and successfully completed Level 1 of the GM A.S.E.P program at Algonquin College in March 2020. Nathan was born and raised in Pakenham, living on the farm he was naturally a hands-on worker with a particular interest in mechanics! We are so honoured he chose to start his career here and can't wait to see how he progresses! Nathan joined the Bean Team in early 2019 as an Automotive Apprentice and successfully completed Level 1 of the GM A.S.E.P program at Algonquin College in March 2020. Nathan was born and raised in Pakenham, living on the farm he was naturally a hands-on worker with a particular interest in mechanics! We are so honoured he chose to start his care...Read More Read Less

CONNOR VAUGHAN
CONNOR VAUGHAN
A.S.E.P. Automotive Apprentice Level 1
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Meet Connor! Connor joined the Bean Team in 2019 as an Automotive Apprentice. He is a hard worker and never hesitates to help a team member! He has successfully completed his First Level of the GM A.S.E.P program at Algonquin College. We are so proud! We can't wait to see how he progresses throughout his career!

BENJAMIN VILLENEUVE
BENJAMIN VILLENEUVE
Mechanical/Collision Apprentice
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Meet Ben! Ben came to Beans in early 2019 starting off in the collision center, since then he has extended his skills over to our service department. Ben grew up in Almonte and graduated from ADHS in 2020. In the future Ben looks forward to going to school for mechanics and bodywork!

TYLER BUELL
TYLER BUELL
Automotive Detailer
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KYLANNE SAUVE
KYLANNE SAUVE
Automotive Detailer
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Ky started at Beans in January 2020 as one of our automotive detailers. Ky loves to dance and is a dance teacher at "Studio of Dance" right here in Carleton Place. She's fun loving and energetic and will ensure that your vehicle comes home spotless!

DEAN LEHTINIEMI
DEAN LEHTINIEMI
Automotive Detailer
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Meet Dean! Dean originally joined the Bean Team as a co-op student from NDHS. Over the past 2 years he has worked in the shop as a tire apprentice, in the parts department and has found his strength as a leader in our detail department! He is a car guy through and through, frequently impressing us with his knowledge of sports cars! We are so proud of Dean and all of his hard work so far. We can't wait to see how his career progresses! Meet Dean! Dean originally joined the Bean Team as a co-op student from NDHS. Over the past 2 years he has worked in the shop as a tire apprentice, in the parts department and has found his strength as a leader in our detail department! He is a car guy through and through, frequently impressing us with his knowledge of sports cars! We are so pro...Read More Read Less

BRENT WHITE
BRENT WHITE
Shuttle Driver
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Meet Brent, one of our friendly Shuttle Drivers. Brent has been driving our customers around since 2015. He loves meeting and chatting with everyone he picks up and drops off. Brent is happily enjoying his retirement from the High-Tech Industry, and thoroughly enjoys spending his summers camping up at Round Lake.

GORD ZAPPA
GORD ZAPPA
Shuttle Driver
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Meet Gord! He is one of our friendly Shuttle Drivers. He has been driving our customers back and forth for over 6 years now. His favourite part of the job is meeting and chatting with all of the customers! He is very easy to talk to, and enjoys hearing your stories. He is happily enjoying his retirement, and camping every summer when he isn't here at the dealership.Meet Gord! He is one of our friendly Shuttle Drivers. He has been driving our customers back and forth for over 6 years now. His favourite part of the job is meeting and chatting with all of the customers! He is very easy to talk to, and enjoys hearing your stories. He is happily enjoying his retirement, and camping every summer when he isn't here ...Read More Read Less

DARRYL WARLICH
DARRYL WARLICH
Manager - Parts and Accessories

Meet Darryl. He has been with Bean since 2014 and is super knowledgeable and helpful when it comes to our parts and accessories! His dad was a mechanic for over 40 years and when he was a kid, he spent loads of time working in the garage with him. Darryl lives in Carleton Place with his fiancee Danielle, and has a daughter named Taylor and a stepson named Dimitrios. He used to live in Ottawa but moved to Carleton Place because he loves it here! He welcomes you to come in and see him for any of your parts or accessories needs!Meet Darryl. He has been with Bean since 2014 and is super knowledgeable and helpful when it comes to our parts and accessories! His dad was a mechanic for over 40 years and when he was a kid, he spent loads of time working in the garage with him. Darryl lives in Carleton Place with his fiancee Danielle, and has a daughter named Taylor and a stepso...Read More Read Less

ADAM SELLERS
ADAM SELLERS
Parts & Accessories Sales

Meet Adam! He is always keeping everyone in the parts department smiling and laughing. He has been with us since early 2016 and has been in the Automotive Parts world for upwards of 15 years. Adam has had an interest in automotive his whole life. Adam will be more than happy to help you find any part your vehicle needs, and all the accessories you want, all you need to do is ask!Meet Adam! He is always keeping everyone in the parts department smiling and laughing. He has been with us since early 2016 and has been in the Automotive Parts world for upwards of 15 years. Adam has had an interest in automotive his whole life. Adam will be more than happy to help you find any part your vehicle needs, and all the accessories you ...Read More Read Less

MARC GIRARD
MARC GIRARD
Parts & Accessories Sales

Say hello to Marc! He is originally from Ottawa, and currently living in Smiths Falls with his wife and four children. Marc comes from a previous background of warehousing, shipping and receiving. He has worked numerous years with another Automotive Parts Dealer also! He is very involved in his community with Scouts Canada, and has previously held various positions within the 2nd Smiths Falls Scouts Association. We are very glad to add this smiling face to our Bean Family!Say hello to Marc! He is originally from Ottawa, and currently living in Smiths Falls with his wife and four children. Marc comes from a previous background of warehousing, shipping and receiving. He has worked numerous years with another Automotive Parts Dealer also! He is very involved in his community with Scouts Canada, and has previously held ...Read More Read Less

CHRIS TRAFFORD
CHRIS TRAFFORD
Parts & Accessories Sales

Meet Chris! Chris joined our parts department in December of 2019. Chris grew up around vehicles as his family has been in the auto industry for 30 years, he officially joined the industry in 2006. He grew up in Franktown and went to school in CPHS. Chris is always a friendly face to see around the dealership, feel free to say hello and ask him any parts questions!Meet Chris! Chris joined our parts department in December of 2019. Chris grew up around vehicles as his family has been in the auto industry for 30 years, he officially joined the industry in 2006. He grew up in Franktown and went to school in CPHS. Chris is always a friendly face to see around the dealership, feel free to say hello and ask him any...Read More Read Less

LEAH BULLOCK
LEAH BULLOCK
Collision Parts Specialist

Meet Leah! Leah joined the Bean Team in 2019 as our Collision Parts Specialist. To be able to coordinate all the parts required after a collision for our body shop from multiple manufacturers takes someone exceptionally organized and knowledgeable and we were lucky to find that with Leah! She has been a great addition to our team!

BILL PHAIR
BILL PHAIR
Collision Centre Manager

Growing up, Bill’s parents owned a Body Shop. This is where he started his career in Body Work, at the age of 14! He has spent his whole life in a Body Shop and loves what he does. With tons of experience on the floor, he is now working as an Appraiser for us here, and we couldn’t be happier! Bill grew up in the Oshawa area, and moved out to the Carleton Place area in 2016. Bill enjoys seeing the satisfaction on his customer’s faces, after he hands their keys back. He will make sure you are taken care of through your entire process.Growing up, Bill’s parents owned a Body Shop. This is where he started his career in Body Work, at the age of 14! He has spent his whole life in a Body Shop and loves what he does. With tons of experience on the floor, he is now working as an Appraiser for us here, and we couldn’t be happier! Bill grew up in the Oshawa area, and moved out to th...Read More Read Less

ROB DAVID
ROB DAVID
Collision Centre Appraiser

Meet Rob! Rob is our new appraiser, but is certainly not new to the automotive/auto body industry. He's been working with vehicles since he was just 14! He has 12 years experience as an auto body tech and 9 years driving tow truck for Apple Hill Towing. Rob is a family man and very excited to be working for Bean's in our Collision center!

MERRILL ELLIOTT
MERRILL ELLIOTT
Collision Centre Appraiser

WALTER HURDIS
WALTER HURDIS
Collision Repair Technician
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Meet Walter - This super talented Collision Repair Technician has been working at this dealership for 36 years!! Being in the trade for 42 years, gives him a ton of knowledge and experience! In his younger days, he thoroughly enjoyed doing Heavy Collision work. Living on a lake, Walter enjoys his boat in the summer, and playing hockey in the winter. Walter will make sure your vehicle is in great hands from the moment it arrives, to the moment you pick it up.Meet Walter - This super talented Collision Repair Technician has been working at this dealership for 36 years!! Being in the trade for 42 years, gives him a ton of knowledge and experience! In his younger days, he thoroughly enjoyed doing Heavy Collision work. Living on a lake, Walter enjoys his boat in the summer, and playing hockey in the winter...Read More Read Less

JIM RUSSELL
JIM RUSSELL
Collision Repair Technician
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Jim has been in the Auto Body World for 30 years, and with our dealership since 2015. We are so lucky to have such an experienced Collision Repair Technician on our team. He enjoyed working on late model vehicles, but now finds working on GM vehicles more enjoyable. In the summer, you will find Jim spending his free time on the lake.

KOSTA RIGAKIS
KOSTA RIGAKIS
Collision Repair Technician
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Kosta started with us as a Co-op student, and after he finished college, returned to us as a licensed Collision Repair Technician. He has been in a shop since childhood, helping his father who was an Auto Body Technician for years, before teaching the trade! Kosta has a great amount of knowledge, and is a great asset to our Collision Centre team.

GLEN GRIECKEN
GLEN GRIECKEN
Collision Repair Technician
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Meet Glen. He's from Carleton Place and used to drive in to Kanata to work everyday. He's been part of the Bean Team since 2016! You can find him happy as a clam now that he is able to do the work that he loves, just 5 minutes away from home! He also loves the fact that he can meet his girlfriend for lunch often.

PAUL LEIDECKER
PAUL LEIDECKER
Collision Refinish Technician
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Paul has been in the Auto Body trade for 30 years, and has been working for us, since this building was built in 2006! Paul has a passion for snowmobiling; in the winter months, when he is not here, he is out in the snow. Paul is one of our Refinishing Technicians, and takes great pride in his work, you will not be disappointed with the work he does.Paul has been in the Auto Body trade for 30 years, and has been working for us, since this building was built in 2006! Paul has a passion for snowmobiling; in the winter months, when he is not here, he is out in the snow. Paul is one of our Refinishing Technicians, and takes great pride in his work, you will not be disappointed with the work he doe...Read More Read Less

STUART MOIR
STUART MOIR
Collision Refinish Technician
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Stuart has been with us for 10 years, and we are thankful for that! He has both the Collision Repair Technician, and Finishing Technician Seals. He is a very hard working Collision & Refinishing Technician, who likes to keep himself busy. That will not be hard for him, with his first child on the way! Until then, Stuart spends as much of his spare time outdoors, four-wheeling or fishing.Stuart has been with us for 10 years, and we are thankful for that! He has both the Collision Repair Technician, and Finishing Technician Seals. He is a very hard working Collision & Refinishing Technician, who likes to keep himself busy. That will not be hard for him, with his first child on the way! Until then, Stuart spends as much of his spare ...Read More Read Less

ANDREW RIGAKIS
ANDREW RIGAKIS
Collision Apprentice
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Andrew started here as a Co-op student, which lead to an Apprenticeship with Bean Chevrolet in 2016! When his apprenticeship is complete, he will be another licensed Collision technician. Andrew enjoys learning from, and helping Walter in the shop, gathering a great amount of knowledge that will help him in this career!