Meet our Team

Chris Pfaff
Chris Pfaff
President & CEO

Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Canadian motorsport.Christopher took ownership of Pfaff Automotive Partners in 1986. His father founded the company in 1964 in Newmarket and since Christopher assumed leadership, the group has expanded considerably including the acquisition of Hallmark Toyota in 1999. Christopher is passionate about all things automotive and spent his youth at the track following Cana...Read MoreRead Less

Chris Johnson
Chris Johnson
General Manager

Meet Chris, he moved to London back in 2003 after growing up in “The Big City” of Toronto. Shortly after making the move, he started his career in the car business. If you were to ask him if he would ever get out of the car business, his reply would start with a staggering “No” and turn into a public service announcement about how much he loves his job (which is why we stopped asking him). When he is isn’t at the dealership, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three boys and two big dogs (which is why you would find him driving a CX9).Meet Chris, he moved to London back in 2003 after growing up in “The Big City” of Toronto. Shortly after making the move, he started his career in the car business. If you were to ask him if he would ever get out of the car business, his reply would start with a staggering “No” and turn into a public service announcement about how much he...Read MoreRead Less

Paul (PJ)  Louttit
Paul (PJ) Louttit
Pre-Owned Manager

P.J. has been in the auto industry since 2014 and joined the Pfaff Mazda team 4 years ago. He began his career as a sales consultant and is now the pre-owned manager. P.J. has grown and developed our pre-owned department into the success it is today. P.J. grew up in London Ontario and before moving into the auto industry, he worked at a local golf course. When P.J. is away from the dealership, you can still find him out on the course enjoying a round with his friends. He also enjoys cooking gourmet meals and spending time with family. He looks forward to helping all of our customers to find the ideal vehicle for their lifestyle and hobbies. See the reviews of Paul (PJ) LouttitP.J. has been in the auto industry since 2014 and joined the Pfaff Mazda team 4 years ago. He began his career as a sales consultant and is now the pre-owned manager. P.J. has grown and developed our pre-owned department into the success it is today. P.J. grew up in London Ontario and before moving into the auto industry, he worked at a local golf...Read MoreRead Less

Mallory  Campling
Mallory Campling
Sales Manager

Mallory has been with Pfaff Mazda since they opened their doors in 2013 and has enjoyed watching it grow into the operation that we have today. Before embarking on a career in the auto industry Mallory worked as a purchaser for Archies Surf Shop in Grand Bend. Mallory has sold cars, managed our Finance department and now works as our New Car Sales Manager. Mallory grew up in London, graduating from Western and outside of work enjoys time her husband and daughter, travelling, staying active and anything outdoors! She looks forward to working with you and your family members to help find the right vehicle for your needs. Mallory has been with Pfaff Mazda since they opened their doors in 2013 and has enjoyed watching it grow into the operation that we have today. Before embarking on a career in the auto industry Mallory worked as a purchaser for Archies Surf Shop in Grand Bend. Mallory has sold cars, managed our Finance department and now works as our New Car Sales ...Read MoreRead Less

Daniel  Strocki
Daniel Strocki
Mazda Brand Ambassador

Hello there, my name is Daniel Strocki, and I am a sales representative here at Pfaff Mazda. The team at Pfaff Mazda welcomed me with open arms (as they will for you too). I'm very excited to be able to kick start my career with Pfaff Mazda. I always encourage a positive attitude/atmosphere and will make the buying process for you a fun-filled, energetic, and thrilling experience. I invite you to come into Pfaff Mazda, and I look forward to meeting with you. See the reviews of Daniel StrockiHello there, my name is Daniel Strocki, and I am a sales representative here at Pfaff Mazda. The team at Pfaff Mazda welcomed me with open arms (as they will for you too). I'm very excited to be able to kick start my career with Pfaff Mazda. I always encourage a positive attitude/atmosphere and will make the buying process for you a fun-filled, ene...Read MoreRead Less

Jasmine  Vegso
Jasmine Vegso
Financial Services Manager

Hello everyone, Pfaff Mazda is a very friendly, upbeat environment, whether you're staff or a customer you can't help but have fun. I think the atmosphere of our dealership is part of what makes us unique & keeps our great customers coming back, whether it be for their next vehicle, service, or just to say hello! Growing up in Strathroy, I've been in the London area for most of my life. I also work part-time with Goodlife Fitness where I teach a group exercise class. I look forward to meeting you in the future & helping you find your new or pre-owned vehicle. Here is how to reach me. See the reviews of Jasmine VegsoHello everyone, Pfaff Mazda is a very friendly, upbeat environment, whether you're staff or a customer you can't help but have fun. I think the atmosphere of our dealership is part of what makes us unique & keeps our great customers coming back, whether it be for their next vehicle, service, or just to say hello! Growing up in Strathroy, I've...Read MoreRead Less

Ian  McPherson
Ian McPherson
Mazda Brand Ambassador

Ian started his automotive career in 1978 when he spent 2 years working at the Ford St Thomas assembly plant. But it wasn't until November 2003 that he started selling Mazdas - and they remain, and always will be - the only brand he wants to sell. His relationship with Pfaff Mazda began in June 2017. Ian went to university in the States on a swimming scholarship, and was a four-year member of our national swim team. His family has lived in central London for over 30 years. Family time is all important to him; but a little golf every now and then is also a great thing. And pets! Two dogs, three cats.Ian started his automotive career in 1978 when he spent 2 years working at the Ford St Thomas assembly plant. But it wasn't until November 2003 that he started selling Mazdas - and they remain, and always will be - the only brand he wants to sell. His relationship with Pfaff Mazda began in June 2017. Ian went to university in the States on a swimmi...Read MoreRead Less

Billy  Hall
Billy Hall
Mazda Brand Ambassador

Billy studied theatre at Humber College in Toronto, and lived in Vancouver for most of his life, working as a private investigator, actor, and bar manager. He joined Pfaff Mazda when his wife made a connection to the dealership’s fixed operations manager; since Billy loves meeting new people, he says the rest is history! Outside of work, Billy loves to spend time with his family and friends, golf, boat, watch movies, and listen to music. He lives in London.Billy studied theatre at Humber College in Toronto, and lived in Vancouver for most of his life, working as a private investigator, actor, and bar manager. He joined Pfaff Mazda when his wife made a connection to the dealership’s fixed operations manager; since Billy loves meeting new people, he says the rest is history! Outside of work, Billy lo...Read MoreRead Less

Adrienne Willcock
Adrienne Willcock
Mazda Brand Ambassador

Hello, my name is Adrienne Willcock and I was born and raised here in London, Ontario. I am a proud mother of two and currently reside in Strathroy, Ontario. I have been in customer service for over 12 years and in sales for over 7 years. My passion lies within connecting with clients and assisting them in finding the best vehicle to fit their needs. I have always been a car enthusiast and in my spare time you’ll find me at the beach with my family or playing video games online. Whether you are looking for New or Pre-Owned Vehicles; I look forward to meeting you! Hello, my name is Adrienne Willcock and I was born and raised here in London, Ontario. I am a proud mother of two and currently reside in Strathroy, Ontario. I have been in customer service for over 12 years and in sales for over 7 years. My passion lies within connecting with clients and assisting them in finding the best vehicle to fit their n...Read MoreRead Less

Sheila  Lamoureux
Sheila Lamoureux
Receptionist

Meet Sheila our Receptionist at Pfaff Mazda. Sheila was born and raised in London, joined the Pfaff family in 2018. Sheila comes from 25 years in the Banking and Customer service industry. In her spare time she enjoys running, soccer and baseball and Dragon boating.

Kelly Risley
Kelly Risley
Accounting Administrator

Hi my name is Kelly Risley. I am extremely happy that the Pfaff Team has chosen me to come on board. This is a wonderful place to work and I look forward to many years to come. I have over 10 years of experience in the accounting field. In my spare time I like to enjoy time with my family and friends, travel and stay active. I recently completed a Tough Mudder as well I have completed a few 10km races for charity. If you have any accounting questions, please feel free to reach out and I would be happy to help.Hi my name is Kelly Risley. I am extremely happy that the Pfaff Team has chosen me to come on board. This is a wonderful place to work and I look forward to many years to come. I have over 10 years of experience in the accounting field. In my spare time I like to enjoy time with my family and friends, travel and stay active. I recently completed a ...Read MoreRead Less

Ben  Emeny
Ben Emeny
Mazda Brand Specialist

Mike Masson
Mike Masson
Brand Marketing Specialist

Mike was born and raised in Newmarket Ontario and came to London to study at Fanshawe College. Mike went to Fanshawe for four years receiving his Degree in Honours Bachelor of Commerce Management. In addition, he has also received his advance diploma in Business Administration and Leadership Management and his Diploma in General Business. In his free time he enjoys the outdoors and playing competitive sports such as hockey. Mike is excited to help build Pfaff Mazda as a brand and is looking forward to having a successful future working with Pfaff. Mike was born and raised in Newmarket Ontario and came to London to study at Fanshawe College. Mike went to Fanshawe for four years receiving his Degree in Honours Bachelor of Commerce Management. In addition, he has also received his advance diploma in Business Administration and Leadership Management and his Diploma in General Business. In his fr...Read MoreRead Less

Chuck  Milne
Chuck Milne
Mazda Brand Specialist

Bailey  DeShaw
Bailey DeShaw
Receptionist

Dave  Deweerd
Dave Deweerd
Technician

Hi, my name is Dave Deweerd. I was raised on a farm near Woodstock. I have enjoyed working on vehicles since I was in my teens. After high school, I attended Fanshawe college in London and completed the Motive Power Technology program. I have been working as a technician at a Mazda dealership since 1994 and have achieved Mazda Master Technician designation. I have had the pleasure of competing at the annual Mazda Master Technician competition in 2013 and 2014. I am very excited to be part of a great team at Pfaff Mazda and look forward to helping you with any service needs you have with your vehicle. See the reviews of Dave DeweerdHi, my name is Dave Deweerd. I was raised on a farm near Woodstock. I have enjoyed working on vehicles since I was in my teens. After high school, I attended Fanshawe college in London and completed the Motive Power Technology program. I have been working as a technician at a Mazda dealership since 1994 and have achieved Mazda Master Technician des...Read MoreRead Less

Lee Poetter
Lee Poetter
Master Technician

Lee studied at Fanshawe College in the Automotive Power program and has been at Pfaff Mazda since 2004! He has competed at the master technician competition the past 4 years and has place in the top 3 twice! In Lee's spare time he loves to watch and play all sport and when he is not spending time with his wife, two beautiful girls and his cat bogey; Lee makes gobs of horsepower in mustangs. Lee studied at Fanshawe College in the Automotive Power program and has been at Pfaff Mazda since 2004! He has competed at the master technician competition the past 4 years and has place in the top 3 twice! In Lee's spare time he loves to watch and play all sport and when he is not spending time with his wife, two beautiful girls and his cat bogey...Read MoreRead Less

Beau  Treverton
Beau Treverton
Internal Advisor

My name is Beau and I’ve been with Pfaff Mazda for almost four years now. I started off in the shop as a detailer and am now the Internal/Warranty Administrator. I help prepare every New/Used vehicle sold for delivery. I also deal with all of the warranty related repairs/questions.

Pattie Parkin
Pattie Parkin
Customer Concierge

Hello my name is Pattie and I started in my position of Customer Concierge in October 2018. I have numerous years in customer service. I enjoy coming to work everyday to interact with our customers. In my spare time I do dragon boat racing. I’m a member of Rowbust, we are all Breast Cancer Survivors. I’m a National and World Champion in our division. Hope to see you soon. Hello my name is Pattie and I started in my position of Customer Concierge in October 2018. I have numerous years in customer service. I enjoy coming to work everyday to interact with our customers. In my spare time I do dragon boat racing. I’m a member of Rowbust, we are all Breast Cancer Survivors. I’m a National and World Champion in our...Read MoreRead Less

Chris Hurley
Chris Hurley
Service Advisor

My name is Chris Hurley and I come from the other side of the pond. I moved to London, Ontario in 2014. I graduated from Alpa Logic College with my degree as an Automotive Service Specialist. I joined Pfaff Mazda in August 2018. Always here to help, stop by or give me a call. Cheers Mate!

Shannon  Young
Shannon Young
Service Advisor

Ashley  Holmes
Ashley Holmes
Service Coordinator

Ashely is a proud mother of 5 and currently resides in Watford, Ontario. She has been at Pfaff Mazda for just over 6 months and although it is such a long drive to get to work, she wouldn't change it for the world. In her free time she loves spending time with her kids and is a huge advocate of trying new things.

Ben Baumgartner
Ben Baumgartner
Apprentice

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Nihad  Hodzic
Nihad Hodzic
Technician

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Zac  Gough
Zac Gough
Apprentice

From grass roots circle track racing to high speed, high horsepower straight lines Zac is a huge race fan. A part from racing, he loves to modify cars to make them perform, look and sound different from the way they came from the factory, especially cars with rotary engines. As the 2019 Pfaff Budget Track Car Challenge Team Captain, Zac hope to have a long and prosperous career working with his favourite car brand, Mazda. From grass roots circle track racing to high speed, high horsepower straight lines Zac is a huge race fan. A part from racing, he loves to modify cars to make them perform, look and sound different from the way they came from the factory, especially cars with rotary engines. As the 2019 Pfaff Budget Track Car Challenge Team Captain, Zac hope to hav...Read MoreRead Less

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Ryan  Decoste
Ryan Decoste
Shop Assistant

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Amanda  VanOstrand
Amanda VanOstrand
Detailer

Automotive enthusiast turned step mom. Studied Automotive Technology at Conestoga and always thinking in the field of cars. I have a loving wife who lets me participate in car events (awesome!) and I am an Animal lover on the fly! Favourite quote: 10 seconds.

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Anikate
Anikate
Detailer

My name is Anikate and I am the newest detailer at Pfaff Mazda. I am an international student from India and I am currently studying movie power technician at Fanshawe College. I came to Canada to relinquish his thirst for automobiles. In his spare time, he loves to cook and learn about new cars in the market.

Melissa  Whiteside
Melissa Whiteside
Parts Manager

I grew up in the small town of Tillsonburg and moved to Woodstock in my early twenties. Once in Woodstock I started my career in the automotive industry as a parts and service adviser for a Mazda dealership. I worked at the dealership for 10 years and got great satisfaction out of helping the many people I met along the way with their Mazda vehicle needs. I am very excited to be joining the team at Pfaff Mazda as a Parts Manager. We have a great bunch of friendly people here at Pfaff Mazda that are a pleasure to work with. When I am not at work I enjoy taking my German Shepherd for long walks,listening to music,going to the gym and watching sports. I look forward to meeting you and helping you with all of your Mazda parts questions and needs. See the reviews of Melissa WhitesideI grew up in the small town of Tillsonburg and moved to Woodstock in my early twenties. Once in Woodstock I started my career in the automotive industry as a parts and service adviser for a Mazda dealership. I worked at the dealership for 10 years and got great satisfaction out of helping the many people I met along the way with their Mazda vehicle...Read MoreRead Less

Shawn  Janes
Shawn Janes
Parts Advisor

Shawn began racing Soapbox Derby cars at 7 yrs old, and thus began his love for cars and racing. After acquiring his license at 16, he found his love for professional automotive detailing and pursued that career for 12 years. From there, he has expanded his knowledge in the automotive industry by joining the Parts department and continues to enjoy expanding his knowledge everyday.Shawn began racing Soapbox Derby cars at 7 yrs old, and thus began his love for cars and racing. After acquiring his license at 16, he found his love for professional automotive detailing and pursued that career for 12 years. From there, he has expanded his knowledge in the automotive industry by joining the Parts department and continues to enjoy ...Read MoreRead Less