Jan, our English rose, has been at Dave's Auto Repair for 10 years and has resided in Sarasota for almost 25 years. Jan works closely with our technicians to put together a thorough plan for our customer's car care needs. Jan uses her knowledge and relationships with parts suppliers to locate the highest quality parts at the best price. She provides accurate estimates and a timeline to expect your vehicle back. Her goal is to keep our customers safe on the road and their vehicles in excellent running order.
Eric Colan is originally from Cranston, RI. He graduated from the Universal Technical Institute with a degree in Automotive Mechanics. He spent three years working for a BMW dealership in Cranston before moving to Florida in 2013. After moving here he worked at BMW and GMC dealerships before coming to Dave’s Auto Repair in 2020. Eric is a Certified BMW Technician who specializes in BMW, Mercedes, Audi, Mini, and GMC brands. In his spare time, Eric enjoys riding and working on his motorcycle.
Gary Noe hails from South Bend, IN. He received a degree in Automotive Mechanics in 1978 through a government-sponsored training program. His first job was with a Chevrolet dealership from 1978-1988. He moved to Florida in 1988 and has since worked in the service departments of Buick, GMC, Ford, and Toyota dealerships. During his time with GMC, he received the Mark of Excellence for completing his technician tests with the highest scores. He joined Dave’s Auto Repair in 2020. Away from work, Gary enjoys motorcycle riding and fishing.
Jessica Caycedo began her career in the automotive industry in 2001. Initially hired by Gunther Volkswagen of Fort Lauderdale as a Cashier, Jessica was quickly recognized by Gunther management as someone with the intellect and capacity for greater responsibility. Jessica remained at Gunther until starting her family. She took two years off to give birth to her two sons Christian in 2004 and Logan in 2005. When Jessica returned to the industry, she returned to the luxury automotive service market in Naples Florida, for brands including Audi, Cadillac, Mercedes-Benz, and BMW. For the next 13 years, Jessica remained a top performer in the service departments of top dealerships. She has developed an impeccable reputation in the industry for accomplishing the highest scores in customer satisfaction.
Jessica attributes much of her success to understanding the needs of each of her customers and being available to them. She encourages customers to call or text her anytime at 941-400-7928.