Employee Spotlight – Sam Carpenter

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Employee Spotlight

Twice a month, we will be featuring one of our employees’ in our Employee Spotlight for a chance to get to know them a little better. This week the spotlight is on Sam Carpenter. Sam is one of our Sales and Leasing Consultants.

The Scoop…

  • Name: Sam Carpenter
  • Department: Pre-Owned
  • Job Title: Sales and Leasing Consultant
  • Length of time at WETH: Four months
  • Length of time in the automotive industry: Four months
  • My hometown: Pasadena, CA
  • I currently reside in: Wilde East Towne Honda….no seriously, I live here
  • My family consists of: My Oma of 96 years old, my Great Uncle of 90, my mother, father, sister and brother-in-law and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins

Cars, cars, cars-everything cars…

  • My first car was: Hot wheels speedster
  • I currently drive: 2007 Ford Fusion nicknamed “The Fusion Falcon” or just “The Falcon”
  • My next car will be: A flying car hopefully
  • While I am driving, I listen to: Grant Cardone
  • My favorite thing about cars: The hours and hours spent at red lights listening to Grant Cardone
  • My favorite vintage car: 1935 Rolls Royce Phantom II

A few of my favorite things…

  • Color: Green
  • Day of the week: Whatever day my birthday falls on, it’s December 6th!
  • Movie or TV show: Mad Men
  • Animal: Komodo Dragon
  • Food: Meatball Sub
  • Sport: Drone Racing
  • Holiday: Season opener of Baseball
  • Travel spot: Ireland

What makes me tick…

  • My hobbies include: Selling cars, Dungeons & Dragons, selling cars, Drone racing, selling cars, Hiking, and selling cars
  • If I could have any superpower, it would be: Sell flying cars….On second thought, I’d like to be able to simply fly
  • My motto or personal mantra: Do or do not, there is no try
  • I’m happiest when: Someone understands my obscure movie quotes
  • Something most people don’t know about me: I’m a 4th generation Stone Mason
  • My biggest pet peeve: Chuck Larson 😉
  • What I fear most: Laura Kaleas’ cats eating her in her sleep…seriously
  • I’m proudest of: The adventures I’ve had
  • Before I die, I would like to: See the 2019 Honda CR-V released
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