As Vice President, Sales and Training, Derek is responsible for leading Sym-Tech’s Sales teams in Eastern Ontario and Eastern Canada. Additionally, he and his Learning and Development team are responsible for the creation and delivery of F&I industry training content nationally to automotive specialists and Sym-Tech employees alike.

With over 22 years of automotive industry experience, Derek brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his role at Sym-Tech. In addition to previous cross-departmental Sales and Management dealership roles, Derek previously operated as a General Manager at a multi-dealership group and as a Partner of an automotive dealership.

Derek is fluently Bilingual. His educational background includes the Automotive Program at Georgian College and Marketing at York University.