Leading a third generationGreg York leads a third generation of auto industry entrepreneurs. Greg began his automotive career in 1987 following a successful stint as a bond trader with NCNB Bank in Charlotte, North Carolina. He worked first overseeing the Toyota franchise, took the reins of the Honda dealership in 1990 and then became President of Vann York Automotive Group in 2000. Greg spearheaded the purchase of the Buick, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Nissan, and GMC franchises.
Excellence in leadershipGreg’s leadership has ushered in two decades of prosperity and growth for the organization. Founded as a single franchise in 1971, Vann York Automotive Group now operates four dealerships representing 10 franchises, a finance company, and used car operation. The company has received numerous industry awards for sales and customer service as well as the NC Family Business of the Year Award and the Better Business Bureau Torch Award.