meet the team
Grant Costelloe - General Manager
"Treat everyone, whether it be customers or staff, as if they are guests in your own home”. This is the Lexus philosophy and one that Grant believes is vital for business and translates to leading customer service and employee satisfaction.
Grant’s passion is to raise the bar in these areas so that the Lexus brand continues to grow in Tasmania.
It is Grant’s goal that Lexus of Hobart create a customer experience that is unrivalled in the luxury car industry.
Brendan Kime - Sales Manager
Brendan joined Lexus of Hobart's sales team in August 2018, after 14 years with our company in the Service Department.
Brendan dedicates himself to providing the Lexus 'experience' our clients have come to know and love.
The modern day industry is a constantly evolving place, through training and research Brendan commits himself to our pursuit of providing unmatched customer experience to Hobart drivers - both whilst searching for the perfect car and through the entire ownership of a Lexus vehicle.
Nigel Miles - Service Manager
Nigel has been with Co-Operative Motors Pty Ltd since commencing his apprenticeship as a Technician back in 1984!
Progressing throughout the years and the company and now resides as the Parts and Service Manager for Lexus and Toyota.
Nigel has always had the philosophy that if you can come to work and enjoy yourself – you don’t mind turning up. He continues to promote that philosophy every day of the week and mentor his staff accordingly!
Creates a Great Team! – 1T1D (one team one dream) Exceptional Customer Service is what Nigel prides himself on, aligning with the Lexus philosophy of 'The Relentless Pursuit Of Perfection!' Over my 34 years in the Industry – I have seen an evolution of the motor industry evolve accordingly with the latest technology and more importantly the Lexus brand which always aspires into the next evolution of the motor industry!
Brett Clark re-joins Lexus of Hobart as Sales Manager, after originally helping establish the brand back in 2010-2014 when we opened our beautiful state of the art showroom to present our guests with the service and excellence Lexus is renowned for.
Brett brings with him 35 years of automotive experience in which his personal philosophy has always been to put his guests first. As a result, he has built a strong reputation for exceptional service and a renowned ability to build long-term relationships. When he combines this with his unwavering integrity and sincerity, he creates an exceptional unmatched guest experience deserved by all Lexus guests.
Brett is thrilled to be leading Lexus of Hobart into its next chapter and is extremely passionate about the Lexus brand. Lexus vehicles distil breathtaking design, advanced technology, heart-stopping performance and constant innovation to create amazing.
Ali White - Sales Executive/Brand Development
Ali was thrilled to join the Lexus team midway through 2018 in the role of Customer Experience Manager, she has since moved into sales and brand development. Joining the team with a background in motorcycle sales and finance & insurance, Ali has a real passion for the automotive industry and delivering a positive experience for Lexus guests. She believes it’s the little things that make the big difference.
As a well-known local performer Ali is a regular in the dance scene of Tasmania featuring in stage shows and musicals and is looking forward to splashing her creative flare into the social scene of Lexus of Hobart and creating amazing events for Lexus guests.