Click on one of the people below to find out more information.
John Koufakis Sr. started Star Auto Group as a stand alone used car dealership in the 70's. With just himself as a sales specialist, one mechanic and an auto body specialist he created one of the largest auto groups in the North East. Star Auto Group is now a franchise dealer for Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Fiat, Toyota, Scion, Hyundai, Nissan and Subaru. Family owned & operated just like in the 70's.
Our fearless leader, Douglas Filardo has been with Star Auto Group for a little over a decade and has been the General Manager to Star Subaru since it's opening. One of the nicest guys you'll ever meet Doug prides himself on making sure we are and remain an honest dealership.
Gary Zias, has been with us since day 1 and is an integral part in us becoming and staying #1. Gary is our sales and swap manager. He drives a heavily modified Legacy Turbo and owns a Forester as well. He is fluent in English and Greek.
I have been with Star Auto Group for almost a decade now and have been the Director of Business Development for Star Subaru since it's opening. I could not have asked to work with a better team. I am fluent in English and Greek.
Chris is our finance manager. He is the one that meets every customer before they pick up their vehicle to go over their contract and any after sale products such as extended warranty, alarm, theft recovery etc;.
Andy, our lease sales specialist is currently driving a heavily modified 2012 WRX. Andy has taken his WRX on the track and is also known as #88.
David, having owned five different Subaru models, is one of our most knowledgeable sales specialists. David is fluent in Chinese, Spanish and English.
Our sales specialist Robert, the one time owner of Fizz Autosports of Bayside is also our aftermarket and accessories expert. He drives a Turbo Forester Touring. Mr. Chae is fluent in English, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish.
Will is our AWD / 4x4 expert. He is our go to guy for any and all technical questions. Will is fluent in English and Spanish, oh and did I mention he is a certified pilot?
Our sales specialist from down under, Frank Swaney has been a part of the Subaru family for over 25 years. His current vehicle is a Legacy but Frank has pretty much owned every Subaru model that has hit the showroom floor.
Jackson has been with Star Auto Group for over a decade and with Star Subaru since it's opening. Jackson is fluent in Chinese and English.
Jerry has been with Star Auto Group for almost a decade. He has a great knowledge of Subaru and is a nice as they come.
Eileen is our first dedicated Business Development Representative and I must say she is doing a great job. Eileen can type at an amazing speed and text even faster. She is also fluent in English and IOS 6.
Paul is a very important member of our Star Subaru family. He handles our dealer trades, deliveries, keeps the showroom vehicles looking spiffy, installs accessories and basically just helps keep us running at full speed.
Carlos has been a member of the Star Auto Group family for over a decade. At Star Subaru we offer FREE VALET and Carlos will take care of your car like it's his baby.
Steve A. is one of the greatest guys you'll ever meet. He is our Service Manager for Star Chrysler Jeep Dodge, Fiat and Subaru.
When it comes to Subaru parts there's no one who knows more about them than Gregory.