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Dan Murray is a third generation Murray in the automotive industry. Growing up in the car business, Dan has done everything from sweeping shop floors to answering the reception phones at the family business in Brandon.
Dan has been active in the car automotive industry since acquiring a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Manitoba in 1982. Dan is married to Kelly and they have four children together. Dan enjoys an active lifestyle and has been a private pilot since 1982.
Corinne started working with the Murray Automotive Group in 1990 and moved to Murray Chevrolet Winnipeg in 2000. She received her CGA designation in 1993. Corinne feels very fortunate to be part of such a reputable group, and is passionate about evaluating our processes to ensure we are continually improving the experiences for both our customers and employees.
Jim started working with Dan Murray in 1988, and previously worked three years with him at Carters. He has been selling cars since he was 18; this year marks 33 years in sales in the auto industry. Jim has received many awards and recognitions; the best is a heartfelt "thank you" from a happy customer.
Jim's ride is the Chevrolet Avalanche. He has been driving Avalanches since they arrived without the cladding, and is currently driving the last ones to be built.
Jim grew up on a farm southeast of Roblin, Manitoba, and moved to the big city when he was 18. Jim is a busy father of two, enjoys family time, the great outdoors, working in the yard, and making attempts at his culinary techniques. "Sometimes we end up having to order pizza".
Jared has been an active member of the sales team since 2004 and aspires to run his own dealership in the future. Jared was born and raised in Souris, MB where the original Murray's Dealership opened in 1926. Jared is married to Kendra and together they have a beautiful little daughter named Everly. A competitive athlete, Jared was a Manitoba Slalom Waterski Champion and played hockey in the MJHL, WHL and CIS with the University of Manitoba Bison's while completing his degree in Psychology and Business. Jared enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, quadding and working on his 1976 Chevrolet Nova SS. Currently he drives a Chevrolet Avalanche LTZ and a Chevrolet Equinox.
Ian joined the Murray team as our new sales manager in August 2014. He has been in the automotive industry since 2005, and spent seven years with AutoTown KIA prior to joining us at the dealership.
Outside of work, Ian loves spending time with his family, as well as golf, hockey, and fishing.
Scott brings us many years of automotive experience and has worked as a General Manager at Selkirk GM. In fact, Scott started out his career and passion for the car business with Chris Murray at Murray Chev Olds in Oak Bluff back in 1991.
Kelly has been with Murray Chevrolet for four years,
and in the automotive industry itself for 25. He began his career as a parts
driver at a local dealership and worked his way up at various companies until
joining the Murray family in 2011. Kelly's ride is a 2013 Silverado LT 4x4 crew
Kelly is married and is a father of three awesome boys. His family is his greatest accomplishment - with Murray's being a close second! Golf is a huge part of Kelly's life, as well as taking care of his "plantation." (His yard.) He's an avid fan of the Winnipeg Jets and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
Nothing makes Kelly's day better than being able to make people smile, so when not doing it at home, he loves being able to do it at Murray's every day.
Kelly has been with Murray Automotive Group since September 1986. He moved to Winnipeg in 1999 and has been with Murray Chevrolet Winnipeg since August of 1999 for a combined total of over 27 years.
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Valerie joined Murray Chevrolet in July 1999. She has been in the Automotive industry since 1992. Until 2002, Valerie was a Lease Renewal Manager, then switched to Financial Services. She enjoys helping customers finance and protect their vehicle purchases.
Valerie is married with 2 grown children. She enjoys time at the lake and vacationing to warmer climates in the winter.
Joe has been a leading member of the Murray team for over 11 years. Starting off a sales professional, Joe's experience and leadership naturally evolved into a management position. With a commitment to customer satisfaction, Joe strives to motivate and develop our sales team to provide an ideal shopping experience and comfortable atmosphere for guests visiting our dealership. Joe drives a Malibu LTZ.
Darlene joined Murray's in October 2012. Her experience in the automotive industry is short compared to many. Darlene started in the industry in April 2011, entering as a financial services manager after a lengthy career in the banking industry.
Darlene's ride is a 2014 Equinox 2LT FWD, and she loves it.
Darlene has 2 adult sons and two beautiful grandchildren. Outside the dealership, her interests include travelling, spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys walking with her dog, Maggie, going to the movies, and working out.
Stefan joined the company in 2010. He began with the company at the reception desk and has since worked in PDI, as a sales assistant and as a sales person for 5 years and now as a Financial Services Manager. He holds a Master's Degree in Business Management from the W. P. Carey School of business at Arizona State University and a Bachelor's of Arts in Integrated Studies combining Economics, Management and Sociology from the University of Manitoba. He is a card carrying member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honours Society available to those graduating with a Masters or Phd in any discipline and must be both in the top 10% of their class and with a GPA above 4.0. Members include several Nobel Prize winners, Pulitzer Prize winners, Supreme Court Justices, Presidents and Members of Congress. He is also a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honours Society available to those graduating with a Masters or Phd from a ranked Business School in the top 20% of their class and invited by a faculty member. Stefan has consulted in the fields of; sales, sales management, sales process design, marketing, logistics and supply chain management. He has consulted for a variety of companies including but not limited to; NMG Aerospace in Tempe Arizona, Follow Productions in New York City, The Mayo Clinic Organization with several locations in the USA, and Reh-Fit Fitness Centre in Winnipeg.
Stefan also speaks four languages fluently and enjoys playing golf at every available opportunity. He has been and continues to be a member at Niakwa Golf and Country Club since the age of 13.
Stefan joined the company in 2010. He began with the company at the reception desk and has since worked in PDI, as a sales assistant and as a sales person for 5 years and now as a Financial Services Manager. He holds a Master's Degree in Business Management from the W. P. Carey School of business at Arizona State University and a Bachelor's of Arts in Integrated Studies combining Economics, Management and Sociology from the University of Manitoba. He is a card carrying member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honours Society available to those graduating with a Masters or Phd in any discipline and must be both in the top 10% of their class and with a GPA above 4.0. Members include several Nobel Prize winners, Pulitzer Prize winners, Supreme Court Justices, Presidents and Members of Congress. He is also a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honours Society available to those graduating with a Masters or Phd from a ranked Business School in the top 20% of their class and invited by a faculty member.
Stefan has consulted in the fields of; sales, sales management, sales process design, marketing, logistics and supply chain management. He has consulted for a variety of companies including but not limited to; NMG Aerospace in Tempe Arizona, Follow Productions in New York City, The Mayo Clinic Organization with several locations in the USA, and Reh-Fit Fitness Centre in Winnipeg.
Cheryl joined Murray Chevrolet ten years ago. She loves to travel (her favourite destination so far being Brussels), and hopes to soon visit Washington, D.C. to satiate her love of politics. Cheryl's ride is the 2015 Chevrolet Equinox.
She has three children, Connor, McKenzie, and Taylor, who keep her busy with sports and other activities. Cheryl is recently engaged, and loves to read, cook, and spend time with her dogs, Dixie and Jessie, and new addition - a cat named Chevy!
Fun fact: When she was young, her career goal was to go into criminology and become an FBI agent. These days, she's affectionately known as the RCMP of CRM.
Timm has been an active member of our sales team since the summer of 2001. Holding a B.Sc. from Carlton University, Timm is also T.M.I. certified, serves on the Board of Director for BBB (Better Business Bureau) and the Deer Lodge Hospital Foundation. During Timm's free time he enjoys travelling and collecting wines. Timm loves the Impala LTZ.
John started with Murray Chevrolet in 2005. He has been a gold member of General Motors Sales & Marketing guild since 2006. He also finished in the top ten sales for the Murray Auto Group in Canada since 2009.
John's ride is the 2013 Chevrolet Cruze as well as a 2013 Chevy Equinox.
John was born and raised in Winnipeg. He graduated from St. Paul's High School in 1990. He received his BA from the U of M in 1993 and also holds a private pilot's license.
John's favourite pastime is travelling. He owns a time share in Florida, and has travelled with his family to Disneyworld for the past 10 years. Plans for future travel include Hawaii, Mexico and cruising.
Mike has been in automotive sales for 17 years. He started his career with Dan Murray Chevrolet Oldsmobile in Oak Bluff, then joined Murray Chevrolet in July 1999. His accomplishments include 16 years in the Sales Marketing Guild, 15 years consecutively at the gold level, 16 consecutive years in the Murray Auto Group Top 10, and four years as # 1 in the Murray Auto Group. Prior to working in the automotive industry, Mike was with MTS for 10 years.
Mike's ride is the Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ, which he finds very comfortable, well equipped, and performs great in the worst of winter driving conditions.
Mike is married and has two daughters in university. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family by the pool and travelling to a warmer climate in the winter. He also enjoys golfing and is an avid NFL and Jets fan.
"It's fun meeting new people every day and also dealing with my repeat customers and their friends and family year after year."
Craig joined Murray Chevrolet in February of 2001. With his previous career as well as current, he has a total of 25 years in Sales. Craig has been in the General Motors Sales Marketing Guild for a total of 12 years, eleven years at Gold and one year at Silver. He specializes in both new and used vehicles. He also has been Top Ten with the Murray Auto Group for 4 years. Craig had the opportunity to attend the Ron Fellows Corvette Racing school in Parump, Nevada to drive and learn about the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette.
Craig's ride is a white Chevrolet Silverado Hybrid with chrome boards, tonneau cover, chrome mirror caps, after market grill & tail lights and gator backs.
In his spare time Craig enjoys the great outdoors, hunting, fishing and camping for about 25-30 days per summer. His travels have taken him to campgrounds in Ontario and Northern Manitoba. He also enjoys golf.
Teddy has been with Murray's for over ten years, contributing to the sales team since 2004. Prior to joining the dealership, he worked for over six years in sales at Future Shop, and managed Kinney's Shoes for six years before that. He moved to Winnipeg from Grenada - the "spice island" of the Caribbean - in 1981.
Always sporting a smile, Teddy's customers not only leave with a new vehicle but feel great about their shopping experience.
Outside of work, Teddy is a huge soccer and basketball fan (Lakers all the way!), and he loves to golf and shoot pool. One of his biggest dreams is to visit Europe, but so far, his favourite memory is standing on top of the Empire State Building and looking down; a truly unique experience.
Jamie has been in the automotive industry for 12 years, all with Murray Chevrolet. He has been in the Sales Marketing Guild for 11 consecutive years, achieving Gold for 2013. Jamie is in the top 10 for the Murray Automotive Group. His current ride is a 2012 Cruze and a 2011 Equinox. In his spare time he loves to golf as well as coach hockey.
Keith has been a loyal member of the Murray Sales team since 2001. Being recognized for his many achievements, Keith has three times received the Sales Master Gold Level, 2005 and Current GM National Walk Around Product champion and was Murray's top producer for 2007 & 2008. Keith enjoys photography, home renovations and aspires to run his own Murray Dealership. Keith drives drive a 2007 Silverado and a 2008 Malibu LT2.
Ray started with Murray's in 1995 and has enjoyed many years of success selling vehicles of all shapes and sizes from the Geo Metro to the H2 Hummer. Over the years, Ray had achieved Bronze and Silver award levels in the General Motors Sales Marketing Guild.
Ray's ride is the Chevrolet Silverado, the longest lasting truck on the road." As you know, women love to name their vehicles; my wife calls my truck "Cletus."
Some of Ray's hobbies include construction/renovating, landscaping, travelling, camping, biking and quadding.
"Working at Murray's these past 19 years has taught me how to work hard to have my customers as pleased with their new vehicle as I am with mine."
Tanner is a young professional who has recently joined our sales team. He is a graduate of Commerce and Finance from Red River College and prides himself by providing excellent customer service.
Tanner aspires to become a sales manager in the future, and in his spare time he enjoys snowmobiling and working on classic cars with his father.
Liam is a new addition to what he considers the best dealership family, Murray Chevrolet. Liam is bilingual and can speak, read and write fluently in English and Chinese. He has great communication skills, wonderful people skills and exceptional customer service.
He enjoys playing soccer and is a knowledgeable soccer fan. During his spare time, he loves all outdoor activities, especially fishing, travelling, and spending time with his family.
Cody has been with Murray's for six years, beginning in quick lube as well as attending the lot. His passion for cars - and his family history - led him to the sales team, where he's been working since May 2014. "Murray Chevrolet runs in my blood," he says; his father has worked in the parts department here for forty years, and it was his first job, too.
Before coming to Murray's, Cody was at the University of Manitoba and Red River College studying Business Administration, which he completed 3 years ago. He was drawn to the automotive industry by his love of cars, and drives a 2016 Chevrolet Colorado.
Outside of work, Cody is a big sports fan. He is a Bomber season ticket holder and enjoys going to the Jets games. He likes to spend his summers on the golf course, or visiting family out in Kelowna. His favourite place that he has visited was Paris, when he spent two weeks there with friends touring the city.
Daniel started with Murray Chevrolet November 1, 2013. He has owned fast domestic tuner cars since he was 16. Currently, he drives a Chevrolet Cruze RS dubbed "Slow Turbo."
In his spare time, Daniel enjoys hunting, fishing, playing hockey, watching sports and camping. He also has a love for his two cats, who wear matching tuxedos and have their own Instagram account.
Gary has been with Murray's for five years, coming to us from Adessa Auto Auctions, where he was fleet and lease manager for four years. Outside of working at the dealership, Gary enjoys hunting and golfing.
Chris has 17 years in the automotive industry starting with Murray Chevrolet in 1997. Her positions include service cashier, warranty administrator, and as of 2000, service advisor. In August 2013 she moved into the assistant service manager position. Chris has received silver and bronze in the Service Advisor Guild for a number of years and is still going.
Chris's ride is a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado.
Chris loves spending her spare time with her daughter and getting her involved in activities. Chris enjoys watching hockey and football. Growing up, she played softball and ringette.
Sheldon moved out to Calgary in the fall of 2008 and started work at Jack Cater Chev Cadillac as a parts consultant. He worked my way up to assistant manager a few years later and stayed with the Carter group until life brought him back to Manitoba in the spring of 2015. Sheldon is now the Assistant Parts Manager at Murray Chevrolet.
Sheldon started working for GM in parts in 2004 and has enjoyed the challenges and new learning opportunities that working in this field brings on a daily basis.
Jody has been a working member of our team since 1987 in our Service Administrative Department. Jody enjoys all sports and playing pool.
With over 12 years working experience in the service department, Amanda is an asset to the Murray team. A key player on our social committee, Amanda promotes team spirit while encouraging employee participation of staff events. Amanda enjoys an active lifestyle including bootcamp and playing sports.
Chris joined Murray Chevrolet 3 months ago. Chris has been in the customer service industry for 20+ years. Chris is married with two children. Chris's collection of vintage cars include a 1964 AMC Rambler, 1997 Pontiac Trans Am and 2007 Chevrolet Equinox. In his spare time, Chris enjoys golf, spending time on his cars and especially spending the day with his children.
Dennis has been a part of the Murray Family since 1985. He has been recognized and has received numerous awards for vehicles that have been put into auto shows.
Dennis enjoys hot-rodding, racing, sledding and camping.
Carol has been part of the Murray team since January 2014. Prior to arriving at the dealership, she spent eight years working as a program coordinator supporting adults with disabilities, and worked as a parent counsellor before that. She also spent nine years as an administrative officer with the Cadets, volunteering as sub-lieutenant, where she thoroughly enjoyed taking part in various events such as parades, camps, and serving people - something close to her heart.
Carol is an avid movie buff and loves a huge variety of music, and may be found holding a Metallica record in one hand and the Phantom of the Opera soundtrack in the other! She has three sons and one granddaughter, whom she loves to spend time with. She's currently constructing a back yard climbing/hurdle/play structure that will keep her and her granddaughter active in the summer, and plans on spending time teaching her how to garden.
Carol would love to one day travel to Europe and explore the sights. She sincerely enjoys learning about people, getting to know them, peeling away their layers, interacting with and helping them, and finds others a fascinating source of inspiration.
Alyssa has been part of the Murray team since December 2012, coming to us from working in various call centres and an educational background in Legal Administration.
Outside of work, Alyssa loves reading and writing (poetry in particular, and has published some work!), is a fan of anime and manga, and can be spotted at events such as iCon and Comic Con in full costume! She's a big fan of music and enjoys cabaret punk, ska and metal. Alyssa also loves her dog Maggie, who she's had since she was a puppy. (The dog. Although she does enjoy dressing up, Alyssa never came in puppy form.)
Her favourite place she's seen so far is Scotland, which she visited with her family (being 3/4 Scottish, she loved soaking up the heritage and all the castles!), and her biggest aspiration is to have her writing professionally published.
Alyssa thoroughly enjoys working at Murray's, and plans to stay here indefinitely, loving the people and environment.
Jayne began working at Murray Chevrolet in August of 2004, recently celebrating her ten-year anniversary with us! She came to Murray's after operating a home daycare for many years, beginning in the service office and moving to her current role after only a year, where she's been ever since. Jayne loves the friendly atmosphere here at Murray's and the people she works with.
Jayne is very much a morning person, and loves to spend the early hours walking her dogs. She is married with two children, and loves to travel. Thailand, Hong Kong, and much of the UK and Ireland are on her list of places visited, Ireland being where many of her relatives are from.
Jayne has a passion for genealogy and has been a chartered member of the Manitoba Genealogical Society since she was sixteen years old.
Jordan grew up in a small town called Killarney Manitoba, and graduated high
school there. He then moved to Brandon Manitoba where he attended Assiniboine
Community College, specializing in radio broadcast. Jordan's background is in
radio promotions and graphic arts. He worked at several radio stations in
Winnipeg as well as Toronto, Ontario.
In his spare time, Jordan keeps busy while playing on two competitive
volleyball teams here in the city.
Jordan's interests include sports, cooking, arts, and of course, automobiles.
From the Philippines and raised in the island kingdom of Bahrain, Karl came to Canada in Spring 2014. He joined the marketing team at Murray's in Summer 2014.
Karl's previous experience ranges from working as a visual effects supervisor to motion graphic artist, and has worked on film sets as well as in a national newsroom at ABS-CBN, the Philippines' top TV network. Karl worked with Robert de Niro and Martin Scorcese launching the Tribeca Film Festival in Doha, Qatar in 2009.
Karl received his Bachelor of Science degree in Digital Animation and Illustration and a Certificate in Digital Cinematography. He is a member of the Filipino Society of Cinematographers, where he often lectures on visual effects for film and television.
Outside of work, Karl loves spending time with his family. He enjoys traveling and is an avid philatelist, numismatist and genealogist. He is trained in martial arts and holds a senior grade in Shotokan Karate.