Ray is our General Manager here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside and brings 24 years of experience with Mercedes-Benz with him. When quizzed about which Mercedes-Benz product he would most like to own he says Mercedes-Benz has made so many cars in their history that wouldn’t be a fair question to ask, a true Mercedes-Benz man at heart! When not overseeing the sales operations at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside he enjoys serving in the college ministry at his church, playing golf, watching real football (English kind) and traveling home to London with his family when he can. Next time you are in make it a point to say hello and introduce yourself.
The man, the myth, the legend, no one compares to the quirky sense of humor and positive personality quite like Bryan Fitzpatrick. Bryan has been part of the Mercedes-Benz brand since 2005, and has loved every moment of it. He truly lives and breathes the Mercedes-Benz brand, and understand the brand like no one else.
Away from the dealership you can usually find Bryan spending all his time with his wife and son, who he refers to as “the true leaders of his life”. He will occasionally sneak out for a nice game of golf, but not before seeking permission. So if you are looking for a man with an excellent work ethic, sense of humor, and is sure to brighten your day, look not further than Bryan.
Filomena Powers is a dedicated Sales Manager here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside and brings with her over 20 years of automotive experience and knowledge. She has worked every job possible from Cashier to General Manager.
Filomena loves to spend time on her motorcycle enjoying the beautiful California air, and has been riding since just the age of 12! When she is not on her motorcycle she is dreaming of her favorite car the Mercedes-Benz SLK. She has been happily married for over 30 years, and is the proud mother to her son who is one of the youngest Commercial Airline Transport Pilots and graduated from the Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. Next time you are at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside come say hi to one of the most experienced Sales Managers you will ever meet, Filomena Powers.
Emil is a true family man, and a true gentlemen. Emil has been in the automotive industry since 1998 and has loved every single day of it! He has always been a huge fans of European luxury cars since he was young, and loves working with Mercedes-Benz which is his favorite luxury car. When Emil is away from the dealership he is usually being a super dad, enjoying anything from traveling, concerts, or a sports game with his two young sons.
If you are looking to do business with a true gentlemen, and a man you can trust, look no further than Emil at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside.
All the way from Evergreen, Louisiana, Morris Gaines brings his amazing southern relaxed attitude that is sure to help you feel at ease. In addition to his amazing personality, Morris has been in the automotive industry since 1984, making him one of the most experience Mercedes-Benz specialist you can find anywhere. Morris prides himself at putting the customer first, so you can feel at confident when working with him and his many years of expertise.
Away from the Mercedes-Benz showroom floor Morris is a true family man, and loves to entertain and host family gatherings. Morris is an avid Cajun chef and his famous etoufee brings his entire family to his dinner table. So if you are looking for a top quality experience when shopping for you next Mercedes-Benz, make sure to as for Morris.
Andy is a Finance Manger here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside and has been a great addition to our already amazing team here. Andy has been in the Automotive Industry since 2003 and has found that he has great talent for customer service and care. His favorite Mercedes-Benz is the E 63 AMG®.
When Andy is not working hard at the dealership he likes to spend time with his son and daughter as much as possible. He enjoys practicing Muay Thai, snowboarding, golf, cooking, or just about anything he can do with the family. He is a major sports fan, but he is truly obsessed with baseball.
So next time you are in the area and want someone who can find you the perfect Mercedes-Benz and talk baseball, look no further than Andy Towns.
Justin is an outgoing and energetic manager with well over a decade of experience. His background in finance and sales lends him an ability to delight his clients and tailor fit a program to fit their unique needs. He is passionate about Mercedes-Benz and takes pride in delivering an experience worthy of the brand. During his off hours, Justin enjoys spending time with his wife and three children out at the track, riding motorcycles or restoring vintage bikes. Any spare time he may have, he spends on the golf course or in the garage dabbling in woodworking. Justin hopes to be able to find time and travel to Europe with the family; where he can enjoy the history and practice his language skills.
Michael Georgie is a Finance Manager here at Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside. Michael has a bachelors in Business Administration, and handles all of his business with the highest level of customer service and professionalism. Michael has a strong passion for Mercedes-Benz vehicles, and how they deliver excellence and excitement. Michael has traveled the world and after seeing almost everything the world has to offer, he has decided to make Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside his home where he will do anything to make your experience memorable. So next time you are in, come in and meet Michael Georgie.
Andrew Wagner is valuable member of the Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside team who has spent a considerable amount of time in the sales industry. His love and passion for Mercedes-Benz carries over to his pride in what he sells. When he’s not at work, Andrew enjoys snowboarding and surfing. He also enjoys buying luxury cars as much as his customers! Andrew is a football fan and his favorite team is the Baltimore Ravens. His favorite Mercedes-Benz model is the S-Class.
Andrew Wagner is a hard worker and determined to put you in the Mercedes-Benz of your dreams. Give Andrew Wagner a call today!
Eddy Elsayed is very passionate about cars, especially Mercedes Benz. He has earned his Bachelor degree in Business administration and his MBA from our very own local California Baptist University. His dream since he was a kid was to be able to be involved with Mercedes Benz in any way possible. Eddy’s dream became true when he joined our team. Outside of the dealership, Eddy enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Eddy is also a very active athlete, his favorite sports are basketball and football.
Eddy Elsayed is a hard worker and also bilingual. He is here to align his education with his experience to provide you with nothing less than the best customer service that you deserve.
Christian has been a great addition to our team, and his youthful and positive energy is sure to make you feel at home. Christian is a big fan of Mercedes-Benz and hopes to one day own his very own S 550. He has a strong passion for exotic and luxury cars, and is full of useful Mercedes-Benz information. When he away from the office, Christian loves to spend time with his friends. They go biking through Los Angeles and the beach, and like to relax watching the Dallas Cowboys play. So next time you are in the area, put a smile on your face by saying hi to Christian Felix.
Raul is one of the youngest at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside, and is a true pleasure to have around the dealership. His youth and positive attitude is a true joy to customers and employees alike. He is a Riverside local and has spent most of his life living in Riverside. Raul loves the city and loves to exercise and enjoy some of the great local pizza that Riverside has to offer. He often goes out with his family to enjoy the local parks and get exercise. Raul’s favorite Mercedes-Benz is the C 63 AMG®.
To do business with a truly wholesome young man, look no further than Raul Ayala.
Dina Backer came to Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside with many of Mercedes-Benz experience, and is a true Mercedes-Benz product line master. Dina comes from a large family, 1 of 6 children, and has a very warm personality that will make you feel at home instantly. She loves to spend as many hours in the week as possible with her family, and loves to help her nephew and niece through their adventures of growing up.
On the weekends Dina regularly finds great outdoor activities to take part in, and you can frequently find her hiking, camping, snowboarding, or really any other outdoor activity. Dina loves horses, and hopes that she can one day own a ranch of her very own.
If you are looking for a truly friendly Mercedes-Benz experience, look no further than Dina.
When you want the attention and level of professionalism that a Mercedes-Benz customer deserves, then Rene is the man for you. Rene is a true automotive enthusiast, and started his career as a parts adviser. Through hard work and true dedication, Rene became the sales professional that he is today.
Away from the dealership Rene is a true family man, and loves to spend as much time with his tree kids as possible. You can usually find him playing some sports with them, and just being a great active father. So if you are looking for a great experience for you next automotive purchase, you can feel peace of mind trusting Rene.
If you are looking for a young family man to help you on your next Mercedes-Benz, then look no further than John. John is a bit reserved in nature, and a great at listening to the concerns of his customers and addressing them smoothly. He is a delight to have around the dealership, and we are sure he can help you find the Mercedes-Benz of your dreams.
Away from work John is a fun loving guy who spends as much time with his fiance as possible. The two of them love to go out for a nice filet mignon when they are feeling the need for something tasty. John hopes that to one day have his own Mercedes-Benz G 63 sitting in his own garage.
If you are looking for a truly wholesome family man to help you find your next Mercedes-Benz, then look no further than Alfonso Hernandez. Alfonso spends almost all his free time with him family whether it be attending one of his daughter’s dance performances, or coaching his sons youth wrestling team, or date night with the wife. Alfonso is also an avid fitness enthusiast and is almost always going out running, training for a triathlon, or practicing his muah thai with his son.
When Alfonso needs a break from his busy life you can usually find him with a book in his hand studying for his MBA.
If you’re looking for a team player, Ton is your go to person. He is committed to providing a great experience and is here to help you find the perfect Mercedes-Benz. He is passionate about sports specifically basketball and soccer. He is a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Bayern Munich. On his time off, he enjoys spending time with his family and his nephew. He enjoys to write and produce music and has been producing it for many years. As a car guy his pick for a favorite Mercedes-Benz are the E 63 AMG® and the G 63 AMG®. So next time you are in the area, put a smile on your face by saying hi to Tony Wasif.
If you are looking for a no-pressure kind of person to help you find your next Mercedes-Benz, then look no further than Elizabeth Flores. She has nearly 10 years of experience in sales and enjoys helping customers find their perfect Mercedes-Benz. She completed her program and received her degree in Medical Ultrasound. Although the medical field was very rewarding, sales has always been her passion.
When Elizabeth isn’t at the dealership she enjoys spending time with family and staying active. She enjoys cycling, weight lifting & hiking with a nice view. Growing up alongside four brothers, she learned boxing at a young age, and is something she also enjoys doing on her time off.
Prior to joining the team here at Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside, Elizabeth purchased her Mercedes-Benz CLA and is in love with her car, however, her goal is to own day own a G-Class. Elizabeth is a motivated individual motivated by success and give her best at everything and hope to soon be a homeowner.
Next time you’re at Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside, don’t forget to say hello to Elizabeth.
Isaid is our Assistant Sprinter Sales Manager and has several years of automotive experience and has been with Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside for several years as well. Isaid is a car and motorcycle enthusiast who spends his off time racing them as well. His other interests are working out, target shooting and following the Pittsburgh Steelers. Give him a week or two of vacation and you would find him on the beaches of Maui. If he could have any car in the Mercedes-Benz lineup to drive around Maui his choice would be a SL 65 AMG® Black Series. Call or stop in and say hello to Isaid and let him assist you with your next Sprinter purchase.
Toni Hajj has been with Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside since 2009, and has held several positions in that time. If there is one true passion that Toni has though it is for customer service and satisfaction, and can do it in three languages!
When Toni is away from the dealership he loves to spend as much time with his wife and kids as possible. They enjoy off shore fishing and a variety of outdoor activities to keep everyone active. Next time you are at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside say hi to one of the friendliest people you will ever meet, Toni Hajj.
David works in our Sprinter department and handles anything and everything that needs to get done. He has several years of employment here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside, a vast knowledge of the product he works with and can assist you with anything you might need. David is also bi-lingual in Spanish and English to better assist you. Outside of work he enjoys Camping, fishing and hunting and enjoys spending time at Lake Tahoe. His favorite sports teams are the Los Angeles Lakers and the L.A. Angels. When asked about his favorite Mercedes-Benz David would love to get behind the wheel of a SL 65 AMG® Black Series.
Simon Green works at our Sprinter Division, and has been a part of the Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside Group for many years and is truly part of the work family that exists here. If there has ever been a true Mercedes-Benz Sprinter fan, Simon Green is that man, his favorite being a Stone Grey 144 Sprinter Crew Van 2500 4×4. If you want someone who can truly ensure you are working with a master of the Sprinter and Metris product line, then Simon is the man for you.
When Simon is not at work, you can usually find him planning his next fishing trip. Simon is an avid deep sea fishing enthusiast, and loves nothing more than a nice relaxing day out on the ocean. So if you are looked for a cheerful and rooted individual to help you next time you are looking for a Sprinter or Metris, make sure to ask for Simon Green.
Gordon is a true Riverside resident and has been in the area for over 50 years and knows the area better than the back of his own hands! Gordon has been in the automotive industry since 2000, and has spent over half that time working in the Riverside Auto Center. Gordon was originally from Hawaii with his family, but when he was young, his father was stationed at March Air Force Base and has been in the area ever since.
Away from work Gordon is a committed father and self proclaimed techno-geek. He and his son can often be found flying quadcopters around together. To do business with a truly compassionate and dedicated person, look no further than Gordon Lai.
Mike works at our Sprinter Division, and has many year of experience working in the commercial sales industry. His career started working for Ryder and selling commercial transportation vehicles and has helped managed several dealership throughout the years.
He enjoys roll racing late model V8 supercharged or boosted vehicles and on his spare time he bring out his tools and works on cars for events with his friends. He is a true sports fanatic and enjoys kickboxing, Muay Thai, weightlifting and basketball. He also enjoys spending time with my 2 daughters which are 3yrs old and 10 yrs old. So if you are looked for a person to help you next time you are looking for the right vehicles for your business or personal needs, contact Mike.
Tyler is the Service Manager here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside and he is the guy that keeps the service department running so smoothly. Tyler works long days to keep things in order so your service experience here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside is the best it can be. When he does occasionally sneak away he enjoys spending his time off with family and friends. Some of his favorite things to do are wake-boarding, off-roading, vacationing in tropical climates like Hawaii and Mexico and following the LA Galaxy in MLS and Chelsea in Premier League. At heart he is a car guy and his favorite Mercedes-Benz is the CLS 63 AMG®. Say hello to Tyler next time you stop in for service.
Next time you need service advise or information or just to schedule a service appointment give Mark a call. Mark can walk you though the service process and make sure your car is serviced correctly and is done right the first time.He is also a car guy and he has a passion for the SL 63 AMG® and could see himself driving the roads and highways in Italy on a future vacation. He is also in to sports and follows the Eagles, Lakers and Yankees and enjoys playing sports as well. Be sure to stop by his desk and say hello on your next visit.
JR Rodriguez is not only a veteran in automotive service with over 12 years of experience, but also served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He enjoys staying active by running and hiking as well as spending time with his son. JR is a sports enthusiast and roots for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakers, and San Fransisco 49ers. The 2015 SLS AMG® coupe is JR’s favorite Mercedes Benz.
He looks forward to assisting you with all of your service needs and will make sure you leave feeling 100% satisfied.
When you stop in to Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside for service on your Mercedes-Benz you may have met Alex. He is one of our talented pool of service advisors that are here to make sure your car is serviced correctly, efficiently and to your satisfaction. He is also Master Certified for Mercedes-Benz. Alex stays very busy here at work so when he gets time off he spends it having fun typically hiking, shooting, riding motorcycles and driving cars. He is also a sports guy and follows the Kings, Yankees and Celtics. Give him a Mercedes-Benz to enjoy on his day off and he would choose a SL 65 AMG® Black Series. Make it a point to introduce yourself the next time you are in.
Brandon is here to assist you with your service needs and to make your visit here at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside for service a stress free and enjoyable one. Brandon is a former technician and knows his way around a car, which helps him to diagnose problems and get them resolved quickly. Outside of work he enjoys playing billiards, baking and spending time with his wife, who by the way he met at Starbucks just like his father met his wife and his two sisters met their husbands. Starbucks relationships run in the family! Brandon loves exotic cars, follows the Dallas Cowboys and enjoys vacationing in Hawaii. Say hello to Brandon the next time you are in for service or call him to assist you with your service needs.
David is an amazing service advisor who is passionate about making sure your vehicle is always performing at its best. He has a great attitude and will help anyone with any problem that they may have. He loves working with Mercedes-Benz, and on his free time enjoys the gym and going to Havasu with his lovely wife. His favorite car is the AMG® E 63. So next time you are at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside drop by and say hi to David, and he will be sure to work with you to the best of his ability.
Cody is a young man who has service built into his DNA. Cody is from the Orange County and loves to go out in the perfect weather and enjoy a nice game of golf whenever he hast he chance. He has actually played professional golf for 7 years, so if you are looking for some tips, Cody is your man. He is also a huge fan of the water, and goes wake boarding whenever he gets the chance.
When he just wants to relax, Cody will take a day with this Whippet/Pit Bull mix which he rescued at 9 months old. They love to lounge on the sofa and watch a good Ducks or Angels game with an amazing craft beer in his hand.
To work with a truly extraordinary gentlemen, look no further than Cody Burt at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside.
Austin Schneider is a young man who is full of enthusiasm and a strong willingness to help those in need. When Austin is not being an all star at the dealership, you can find him working on his car. In 2016 Austin showed off his car which he had built himself, and is very skilled at modifying cars. When it is time to do something less car centered you can often find Austin enjoying the snowy mountains, or relaxing on the beautiful beaches that California offers.
If you want to work with a truly talented individual, look no further than Austin Schneider.
Joseph started working at Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside in 2014, and has never looked back since then. Joseph worked as an express service writer previously, but worked his way to his current position of Service Advisor. Joseph is a true Mercedes-Benz enthusiast, and hope that one day he will have a Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG® sitting in his garage.
When Joseph is away from work he can usually be found spending quality time with his family. Joseph and his family love to go cruising, camping, and hiking out together during their cherished weekends.
If you are looking for someone with a calm and cheerful attitude, then make sure to ask for Joseph Loera next time you visit Walter’s Mercedes-Benz of Riverside.
Adam has been an amazing addition to the Walter’s family, and bring a certain joy to the dealership. Adam comes to the organization with many years of automotive experience, and the education of a UTI certified technician. His amazing skillset in combination with his spectacular personality make him one the best people you could ever do business with. He hopes that one day his hard work will land him in a Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG® Wagon.
When Adam needs to escape the busy work life he enjoys taking a relaxing day fishing in the Sierra Nevada’s. There is nothing quite like laying back for a relaxing day of fishing and enjoying nature from his point of view. Adam also loves to take his wife out for date night whenever possible, and truly values his relationships and family.
To do business with a person who will truly brighten your day, then look no further than Adam Garcia at Walter's Mercedes-Benz of Riverside.