Management

Matt Bates - General Manager

Matt Bates

General Manager
Brian Thompson - Parts & Accessories General Manager

Brian Thompson

Parts & Accessories General Manager
Brian Thompson has been with Star City Powersports for 2 years as the Parts & Accessories General Manager. He grew up racing in the Virginia Championship Hare Scramble Series. He got into the industry in 2003 as a Parts Associate at our sister store, Blue Ridge Powersports, and then worked for an aftermarket parts distributor for seven years before coming to Star City. Currently, he owns a 2009 KTM 300 XC-W and has been riding for 25 years. He also enjoys golfing, hiking, music, and playing with his son.

Sales

Phil Harwick - Sales Manager

Phil Harwick

Sales Manager
Richard Leftwich - Sales Associate

Richard Leftwich

Sales Associate
Richard Leftwich has been with Star City Powersports for ten years. He has 25 years of road riding experience and extensive dirtbike and ATV experience; also has experience in Parts, Sales, and Receiving. Currently, he owns a Kawasaki 750 Brute Force and a Can-Am 500 Outlander. Other interests include hunting, bow fishing, and tournament archery.
Joseph Lewis - Sales Associate

Joseph Lewis

Sales Associate
Julian Gwynn - Sales Associate

Julian Gwynn

Sales Associate
Julian Gwynn has been with Star City Powersports since 2016 as a Sales Assistant. He grew up in Rocky Mount VA in a small town with plenty of farms where he would ride ATVs and Dirtbikes. Being the father of four children takes up most of his free time but he also enjoys sports and staying active.
Chris Waddell - Sales Associate

Chris Waddell

Sales Associate
Chris Waddell has been with Star City Powersports for one year as a Sales Assistant. He has 6 years of riding experience and has ridden across the country on a Suzuki V-Storm. Currently, he owns a 2016 Yamaha XSR900 and a 2008 Suzuki GZ 250. Other than riding, he enjoys playing with his dog Buxton.
David Haga - Sales Associate

David Haga

Sales Associate
David Haga has been with Star City Powersports for one year as a Sales Assistant. He was in the car business for fourteen years in sales and management before coming to Starcity Powersports. He has been riding 4-wheelers and Side-by-Sides for two years now. He also enjoys golfing, fishing, and travel.

Parts

Travis Ferguson - Parts & Accessories Store Manager

Travis Ferguson

Parts & Accessories Store Manager
Carie Johnson - Shipping & Receiving

Carie Johnson

Shipping & Receiving
Sid Humphreys - Parts & Accessories Associate

Sid Humphreys

Parts & Accessories Associate
Sid Humphreys has been with Star City Powersports for three years. He Graduated from Motorcycle Mechanic Institute (MMI) in 2009 and started in the industry shortly after as a technician, he then moved to service writer/advisor and now works in parts. Currently, he owns a 2016 KTM 250XC and has been riding for 24 years. Other interests include hunting, fishing, golfing, and considers himself a "professional" Family man.
Joe Ratcliffe - Parts & Accessories Associate

Joe Ratcliffe

Parts & Accessories Associate
Joe Ratcliff has been with Star City Powersports for since early 2017 as a Parts and Accessories Salesman. He has in the past worked for a Honda/Yamaha/Polaris Dealership for 8 months and is Honda, Yamaha, and Polaris certified for parts.

Service

Neal Young - Service Manager

Neal Young

Service Manager
Neal Young has been with Star City Powersports for 2 years as our service manager. He has gained some of his experience in the industry through working on his own bikes. currently, he owns a 2003 Aprilia Tuono. He has 21 years of riding experience and loves to cruise through the back roads, he also enjoys playing poker with friends and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Doug Full - Service Writer

Doug Full

Service Writer
Doug Full has been with Star City Powersports for 2 years as the Service Advisor. His Experience comes from 46 years of riding and his lifelong love for power sports. currently, he owns a 2012 Triumph America and also enjoys travel and spending time with his family.
Mike Crook - Service Technician

Mike Crook

Service Technician
Mike Crook has been with Star City Powersports for nearly 13 years and is now working as a Service Technician. He has worked as a Service Technician, Service Manager, Service Writer, Salesman, Parts Associate, and a Warranty Admin/Clerk. Currently, he owns a 2012 Suzuki Hayabusa Gsx1300r, 2001 Yamaha YZ426F, 2001 Yamaha YZ250F, 2006 Yamaha Raptor 350, and a 2004 Polaris Sportsman 400. with his 25 years of riding experience, he also enjoys hunting and various sports.
James Barbour - Service Technician

James Barbour

Service Technician
James Barbour has been with Star City Powersports for 5 years and is now working as a Service Technician. Throughout his 13 years of experience in Powersports, he has been everything from Shop hand to a Shop Forman. He has been riding for 17 years and currently owns a custom chopper. Along with Powersports, he also loves anything outdoors.
Richard Robbins - Service Technician

Richard Robbins

Service Technician
Alan Street - Service Technician

Alan Street

Service Technician
Alan Street has been with Star City Powersports for 2 years as a Service Technician. He has 3 years of riding experience and currently owns a 2013 Honda CB500F and a 2015 Harley-Davidson Street Bob. He also enjoys martial arts, hiking, and weight training.
Jacob Thomas - Service Technician

Jacob Thomas

Service Technician
Jacob Thomas has been with Star City Powersports for over 1 year as a Service Technician but was with us previously with us for 3 years. He is experienced as a motorcycle technician and a qualified detailer. currently, he owns a 1994 Yamaha Yz250, a 2013 Kawasaki KLR 650, a 2004 Kawasaki Kx250f, and a 2003 Kawasaki Bayou 250. He has over 10 years of riding experience and also enjoys RC Crawlers, Trucks, and Mini Trucks.
James Dailey - Service Technician

James Dailey

Service Technician
James Dailey has been with Star City Powersports since early 2017 as a Service Technician. He has over 6 years of experience in small engine repair and has taken classes for Kawasaki, Echo, Scag, and Kohler. He was a wrecker builder for 5 years and also knows welding, painting, hydraulic's pump repair, and carburated engine repair. Currently, he owns a 2007 KTM 690 Supermoto and has been riding for 22 years. other hobbies include RC cars, helicopters, drones; and reptiles, guns, and welding.

Transport and Logistics

Wayne Ferguson - Transport

Wayne Ferguson

Transport
Colin Perry - Transport

Colin Perry

Transport

F & I

Erin Wright - F&I Manager

Erin Wright

F&I Manager
George Giulekas - F&I Manager

George Giulekas

F&I Manager

Accounting

Linda Stone - Accountant

Linda Stone

Accountant

Now Hiring

Parts & Accessories Sales Associate -

Parts & Accessories Sales Associate

Job Description: Assist all customers, both internal and external, with parts and accessory requests, orders and questions. Duties and Responsibilities: -Assist customers with determination of P&A requirements, lookup of merchandise in catalogues, micro-fiche, etc. -Greet customers immediately, in a courteous and friendly manner. -Develop knowledge of P&A merchandise, new products, installation instructions, etc. -Help maintain a clean and efficient P&A environment. This includes; stocking new product, merchandising the showroom for the riding season, cleaning up parts counter, catalogues and showroom. -Ability to handle a high volume of telephone calls quickly and efficiently. -Work with members of sales department and service department who have P&A requests -Ability to work with multiple customers simultaneously while maintaining individual customer satisfaction. -Participate in training courses to further knowledge in P&A sold through the dealership. Requirements: -Sales skills -Present an upbeat, friendly, outgoing personality -Knowledge and experience of motorcycle parts and accessories preferred. The ability to learn and absorb material is a must. -Ability to accept direction, follow instructions and work well with other people. -Experience with Computer Point-of-Sale system or the ability to quickly learn. -Being prompt and available for flexible scheduling. Physical Demands/Working Conditions: -Occasionally required to bend, stoop, crouch, reach and lift over 40 lbs. of material -Noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud. -Will be potentially exposed to battery acid, gasoline, chemical cleaning materials, exhaust fumes or other toxic materials commonly in a motorcycle parts/service department. Other: -Competitive pay -Benefits: Health Care, 401k -Apply in person or email resume to bthompson@starcitypowersports.com
Motorcycle Technician -

Motorcycle Technician

Star City Powersports is an industry leading Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, KTM, Victory, Slingshot Dealer. We are located in Roanoke Virginia, which is in the Heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Roanoke is an excellent place to Live, Work, Ride, and Raise a family. We have multiple locations in S.W. and Central Virginia and are accepting applications for Management, as well as, technical positions. Star City Powersports is currently seeking an A or B+ level technician to join our Award Winning Service Department. We offer a 5 day work week, health insurance, retirement, vacation, and a generous employee purchase program. Motorcycle Endorsement and a good driving record are necessary for success. Pay will be based on experience. If you are qualified, properly tooled, drug free, and are looking for a fun place to live and work; we need your help! Qualified candidates please email your cover letter and resume to finance@starcitypowersports.com