Placement Announcement Chief Financial Officer: Gee Automotive
Bellevue, WA — CFO Selections is pleased to announce that Rich Lodmell has joined Gee Automotive as their Chief Financial Officer. Rich is a CPA who began his career with KPMG and then spent fourteen years primarily in senior financial planning and analysis roles for large corporations in the Portland, Oregon area. For the last eight years Rich has held senior accounting positions in the auto dealership industry. Rich is an avid skier and a graduate of Montana State University. CFO Selections thanks everyone who worked with us during this search and we wish Rich and Gee Automotive great success in the future.
Gee Automotive began in Spokane, Washington in 1983 as a single location Pontiac dealership. From the beginning, the company grew while focusing on their core beliefs: create a business of families serving families, offer unsurpassed customer service, and give back to the community that had given them so much. Since then, Gee is a business that is continually the market leader in sales volume and customer satisfaction. This has resulted in customer retention that is more than double the national average. Today, under the second generation leadership of Ryan Gee, CEO, Gee Automotive Companies is comprised of dealerships in Western Washington, Eastern Washington, and Northern Idaho, selling new Buick, GMC, Porsche, Cadillac, Subaru, Honda, and Kia products as well as offering an extensive selection of used cars and trucks.
About CFO Selections
CFO Selections provides finance and accounting interim consulting and executive search services to a wide range of organizations in the Northwest. Established in 2002, the company focuses on locating and recruiting the highest caliber senior-level talent available. Its team of consulting CFOs and Controllers work in a collaborative and problem-solving way to generate maximum results.