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    Jerry Romano, left, normal manager of Windward Dodge Chrysler Jeep, gave a tour of a donated Ram ProMaster Town shipping and delivery van to Malama Foods co-founder Ahmad Ramadan on Could 7, 2020. The van will help Malama Meals deliver the totally free foods it supplies to kupuna who are people at decreased-earnings senior housing amenities on Oahu.

Windward Vehicle Gross sales Inc., which owns Windward Dodge Chrysler Jeep and Windward Hyundai, has been offered to a group led by 30-12 months employee Jerry V. Romano. The new entity will be recognised as Windward Vehicle Team LLC.

“I am pretty fired up to not only comprehend my dream of owning a dealership but be equipped to have on the legacy of Mr. Vedova,” Romano stated these days in a assertion. “He taught me so substantially and ours was more of a father-son romance. I am actually honored.”

Romano, who is the new supplier principal, joined the dealership that was created by Louis “Trey” Vedova, in 1991. With Vedova’s assistance, Romano labored his way up to normal supervisor.

Romano, who mentioned he desires to improve the small business, stated Windward Car Group’s to start with expansion is a new dealership termed Jerry V’s Honolulu Pre-Owned. The new retailer will open Sept. 15 and is located on “Automobile Row” at 3149 N. Nimitz Highway. It will aspect a big assortment of pre-owned motor vehicles and also can draw from the stock of the group’s other dealerships. All 3 dealerships will share the world wide web platform JerryForThePeople.com.