Charles-André Bilodeau has been president of Kia Chambly since it opened in 2012 and, most recently, Ford St-Basile, a new, state-of-the-art concept that will open to the general public on November 27th. Inviting the consumer in a technological atmosphere, iPad screens to monitor the repairs of your car live, open area on the service bays, gym, cloakroom, showers, bistro, outdoor terrace and more, Ford St- Basile has put everything in place to give his clients a memorable experience in an inviting setting.
Its exterior concept is ranked 1st in Canada and its avant-garde interior design is the 2nd of its kind in the world. "I've been inspired by hotels for customer service: I want my customers to be pampered and to be looked after from A to Z during their visit, that shopping or repairing their car is not a problem. chore, but rather a pleasant and relaxing adventure, "said Mr. Bilodeau.
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Passionate about racing cars, automotive industry and bikes Mr. Bilodeau started his studies in Florida but completed them here with a Bachelor's degree in International Business at Concordia University. But he also has a long track record related to the automotive field.
"I have owned a racing team and I raced for 10 years. In 2007, I was crowned Canadian champion by the Touring Car. I also participated in competitions in Quebec, Ontario, and the United States."
"Cycling is part of my life and this physical training is reflected in my work; here too I give myself entirely to achieve good performances. "
I am a consumer of automotive experiences, it is one of my greatest passions, with cycling and training. I do a lot of cycling; I often leave Montreal to get to work, a distance of about 70 kilometers round trip. I participate in the Mardis cyclistes de Lachine and, in 2015, I was Quebec Champion Master A at the Provincial Road Cycling Championship.