Employee Spotlight: Q & A with Jim Jordan
Here at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago and Fletcher Jones, we truly believe that it’s the people that define our brand. Having a happy, passionate and dedicated team member directly translate to happy clients!
For this week’s Employee Spotlight, we’re excited to feature our long time Master Certified Sales and Leasing Consultant Jim Jordan. Jim has been with Mercedes-Benz of Chicago for 16 years now! Find out more about Jim as we chatted about his experience and time here with the Fletcher Jones brand!
Mercedes Benz of Chicago: What’s your official job title and how long have you been with Mercedes-Benz of Chicago?
Jim Jordan: I’m a Master Certified Sales and Leasing Consultant and have been with Mercedes-Benz of Chicago for about 16 years now.
MBC: How long have you been in this industry?
JJ: I’ve been in the automotive business for over 25 years.
MBC: How did your career start here at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago?
JJ: I started in Parts, moved to Service and finally now in Sales. This gives me a better perspective on how businesses should be ran and helps me understand my clients need’s a bit better.
MBC: What is your favorite part about working for Fletcher Jones?
JJ: My favorite part is definitely, selling one of the most respected car brands in the world; Mercedes-Benz. I also love interacting with people from all walks of life. I just like people in general!
MBC: What’s your favorite car?
JJ: It would have to be the S 550V4, better known as the Mercedes-Benz S 550. This is luxury at its best.
MBC: What’s the best part about living in Chicago?
JJ: The best part of Chicago is definitely the fact is we have THE best sports team, THE best restaurants and there is ALWAYS something to do. Also we do have the BEST views of Lake Michigan in the world!
MBC: What’s your favorite restaurant joint in the city or surrounding area?
JJ: I would have to say my favorite restaurant is Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse on Rush St.
MBC: Do you have any hobbies?
JJ: Some hobbies that I enjoy are bowling, tennis, basketball, baseball and chess!
MBC: Finally, what keeps you motivated?
JJ: My family keeps me going. My kids need to see if you want something, you can have it, if and when you work towards it.
Experience the Fletcher Jones Difference. It’s our motto. Come down for a visit and say hi to Jim or any of our other friendly staff and see why we’re different and let us find the perfect Mercedes-Benz for you.