Meet our Team of Automotive Specialists
A commitment to superior customer satisfaction is one of our core values at Porsche Delaware. Everyone you see on this page is a valuable member of our organization. If you have any questions about the vehicles or services we have to offer at Porsche Delaware, our team is here to help. Get in touch with us to learn more about everything we provide at Porsche Delaware.
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A current resident of Haddonfield, New Jersey, Michael DiDio studied business and finance at Saint Joseph's University. After earning both a Bachelor of Arts and Masters in Business Administration, Michael proceeded to work in a fast-paced, upscale environment, assuring client satisfaction with luxury vehicles. Michael decided to join the Piazza organization in 2017 to pursue his passion of premium automobiles and his desire to work with others to provide them with the best experience possible. In his free time, Michael loves to spend time with his wife, Holly and their four children Lila, Caden, Bria, and Chloe. He is an avid car enthusiast and enjoys reading and running.
Mike Adams joined the Porsche Delaware team in 2015. Since 2002, he had worked his way through various positions, such as a Lot Attendant, a Technician and most recently, a Porsche Service Advisor. He had joined the Porsche team, as the Service Advisor in the year 2005. Mike is currently recognized by Porsche Cars North America as a Certified Brand Ambassador. It is with great pleasure to mention that he is at the forefront of all Porsche technical training, as well as being trained in providing the best Aftersales experience possible. Mike prides himself as being a true "gearhead" and appreciating all things automotive, Porsche is truly his passion.
Steve Karol has been in the auto industry since 1986, including 15 years with Ford Motor Co., 12 of which were spent as a Ford Parts Manager. Steve is a winner of the Medallion Elite Award in Ford Parts. He spent six years as a consultant, focusing on inventory control and department layout and processes for various auto dealers, mainly Ford. Steve has been the Parts Manager at Porsche Delaware since January 2008 and is the proud recipient of the Porsche After Sales Challenge for parts and service excellence for the second time this year. Outside of work, Steve enjoys music, socializing, and relaxing in Sea Isle City.
In 2009, Dave joined Porsche Delaware and quickly earned the distinction of being one of the first Porsche Certified Brand Ambassadors in the US. Recognized for his competence, organizational skills, and exceptional customer service, Dave advanced to the role of Master Brand Ambassador. Beyond his expertise in the automotive sector’s finance, he harbors a dedicated passion for the Porsche brand. Outside of work, Dave prioritizes quality time with his family and seizes every chance for photography, making your next Porsche encounter not just a purchase but a timeless experience. Visit Dave for your next Porsche journey!
Richie Garchitorena has been currently in the automotive business for over 15 years. Richie transitioned over to the Brand Ambassador Sales force about a year ago and has enjoyed every minute of it. His vast experience in the automotive business has been in the Finance sector. He has a devoted passion for the Porsche brand as he currently owns a 2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupe e-Hybrid and a 2022 Porsche Boxster 25th Anniversary. On his scheduled time off, he enjoys spending quality time with his family and vacationing at the shore.
Come see Richie for your next Porsche and experience a timeless experience!
Trained in the art of efficiency; Ready to serve at the highest level. River Rodriguez started here at Porsche Delaware as a lot attendant on May 2, 2018. He’s always had a heart for the Porsche brand and was enamored to start working. After almost 4 years he was promoted to Sales Assistant, and is now loving life more than ever. On his time off he enjoys, working out, spending time with friends and family, travel, and practicing his unique hobby; spinning fire. Come see River to be assisted in your next timeless experience!
Matthew joined Porsche Delaware in February 2019 and became a Porsche Certified Brand Ambassador that same year. Matthew has been in the automotive and powersports industries since 1995 and has been a very passionate, lifelong Porsche enthusiast. Matthew is also a self-professed “hard core” Formula 1 fan and follows numerous motorsports. When not at work Matthew likes to spend time with his dogs and can usually be found at some of the local “Cars & Coffee” events.
Leah joined the Porsche family in March 2022. She hails from a small town outside of Philadelphia, where she relishes spending as much time as possible having fun with her two sons. Leah firmly believes she has the best job in the dealership! Her joy comes from assisting customers in learning all there is to know about their new dream car. Leah excels in providing guidance through the interior and technology features of every Porsche vehicle on offer. She takes pride in being Porsche Delaware Dealership’s Porsche Pro and has found her forever career and work family.
Dalton entered the automotive industry in 2002, beginning part-time during high school at an auto parts supply store. He joined Porsche Delaware in February 2021 and achieved the status of Porsche Brand Ambassador later that same year. During his leisure time, Dalton takes pleasure in watching and attending sporting events. Additionally, he cherishes moments spent with his wife and their Mini Dachshunds, named Clover, Sage, and Basil.
With 30+ plus years of experience in the automotive business, Tabby joined the Piazza Automotive Group in 2017. She grew thru the ranks starting out as an inventory clerk and has mastered every position in the accounting office during her career. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
In 2001, I arrived in America, building a life with my loving wife and two accomplished children. After two decades in transportation, I transitioned to become a valet and lot attendant at Porsche Delaware in November 2022. I love my job and the camaraderie with the Porsche team.
Graduated from Universal Technical Institute in 2010 in Exton, PA. Started career as an Auto Tech at FireStone Complete Auto Care in El Cajon, CA (2010-2013), then moved to Thomas Chevrolet in Media, PA, where I worked from 2013 to 2020. Currently serving as an Auto Tech at Porsche Delaware since June 2020 in Newark, DE.
Rob's fascination with Porsche began early when he was three years old after his father purchased a used 1966 912. Rob would spend hours in the garage learning basic maintenance. As a fan of Porsche racing, he would attend race tracks such as Sebring, Laguna Seca, Lime Rock, Road Atlanta and Watkins Glen. From the grand stands at Pit Row he would imagine being a part of the Porsche team. In 2018, he and his wife purchased their first Porsche which inspired Rob to end his 20 year career as an architectural designer and go back to school to become a Porsche Technician. In 2019, Rob began working at Porsche Delaware as technician and in 2021 graduated with a degree in Automotive Engineering. He now has his dream job and still enjoys architecture by designing renovations and maintaining a historic house with his wife and two children.
In 2006, Carl Johnson began his career with Wilmington News Journal, working the overnight shift as a Web Printer Press Folder Operator for 11 years. In 2016, he embarked on a new journey by enrolling in Lincoln Tech’s Automotive Technology day classes. Following graduation, Lincoln Tech facilitated an interview with Porsche Delaware, leading to Carl becoming an off-brand used car technician in June 2017. After two years (2017-2019), he transitioned to Piazza sister store Wilmington Land Rover in April 2019. Returning to Porsche Delaware in April 2020, Carl Johnson attained the title of Certified Porsche Technician.
Edward Barnes, a UTI graduate in 2011, boasts diverse expertise, having serviced and repaired a range of vehicles from tractor trailers to boats. His journey began in small shops, progressing from a quick lube tech at Honda to a Level 2 Certified Land Rover Technician. Currently, he is training to become a Certified Porsche Technician. Beyond automotive skills, Edward enjoys serving at church, quality time with family, weightlifting, dancing, singing, and comedy.