Meet the Balise Hyundai of Fairfield Team

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Robert Serrano
General Manager

Robert has over 27 years of automotive experience with various retailers and as the first National Provenance and Financial Services Manager for Rolls-Royce Motorcars. He resides in CT with his wife of 26 years and his two sons. Come in and say hello as he loves to meet every guest!

Frank Bufano
Business Manager

Frank has many years of experience with Hyundai and is a Certified Business Manager who loves to spend time and travel with his wife and children. If you have ever purchased a Hyundai in Fairfield county chances are you will know Frank. Stop by and say hello. 

Dennis Carrillo
Sales Manager

Dennis is new to the business with just over 3 years of experience. He was recently promoted to the role of Business Manager. He is fluent in both Spanish and Portuguese, and he loves to assist clients to get into the right car with the lowest payments. In his free time, Dennis enjoys spending time with his 1-year old son and playing soccer.

Dave Sanches
Parts Manager

Gary Christiansen
Service Director

Gary comes to us after a long career with Subaru. In his spare time he enjoys working on his car collection and spending time with his family. 



Dan Colmenares
Senior Sales Consultant

Danny has over 25 years of retail experience with the highest Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) in the dealership. He's the best of the best! Danny has sold over 10,000 cars throughout his career and is always eager to help a guest. He loves spending time with his wife, his son and daughter, and is always eager to try a new restaurant. Any recommendations? 

Elie Ghazal
Sales Consultant

Elie comes to us after a long, successful career in the hospitality and tobacco business; owning two cigar lounges in Fairfield County. He decided to switch gears and try the automobile business. Elie is fluent in Arabic, French, and Italian. He's also lived in Lebanon and Australia.

Tim Hains
Sales Consultant

Tim is a lifelong CT resident and University of Connecticut graduate ('15). He brings with him two years of automotive retail experience and some say he looks like Darryl Hall. 

Scott Pechkis
Internet Sales Manager

Scott is a lifelong Fairfield resident who runs our Business Development department. When he is not working, you can find Scott jamming with his band at local venues. He is the proud father fo two boys, Michael and Liam.

Laura Spear
BDC Associate

Laura is an experienced BDC employee. In her spare time she loves to work out and is a certified trainer.

Tim Sullivan
Sales Consultant

After a long, successful career in construction, Tim decided to take a break and try something new. Whenever you are in Columbus OH or Charlotte NC, you may be in one of his buildings. He enjoys an occasional cigar and spending time with his family. Tim is a lifelong Fairfield resident who has traveled the world and is eager to share his experiences with his clients.

Andy Zaccardo
Sales Consultant

Andy has been with the Balise Automotive family for more than six years helping clients get into new Hyundai vehicles. He enjoys playing golf, spending time with his beautiful daughter, Katie, as well as hanging out with his three brothers. When Andy isn't working, you can find him at his daughter's cheering meets.



Jason Merced
Assistant Service Manager

Jason comes to us after a long career with BMW and Jeep. He is a lifelong Bridgeport resident who loves to travel and spend time with his children.



Tianna Rodriguez
Director of First Impressions

Beatriz Berthi
Registration Specialist

Justeen Fausett
DMV and Title Specialist

In her free time, Justeen enjoys working out and bicycling.

Edwin Gallardo
Auto Detailer