The Champion Porsche Team

Our Porsche Team

Let us introduce you to our staff, show you some of our special vehicle offers and take you through our complete line of new, Certified pre-owned and used inventory. We can help you find exactly what you are looking for.

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Devinder Maraj

Devinder Maraj | Dealer Principal

Born in India, raised in Trinidad, Devindar “Dave” Maraj has called South Florida home for nearly 28 years. He attended Bentley University in Waltham, MA.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: sales@champion-motors.com

Tony Sciple

Tony Sciple | General Manager

Tony Sciple started his career with Porsche in 1974 in the fixed operations side of the business. Having 10 years of experience he accepted a position as Parts Manager with Porsche Audi of Broward in Pompano Beach, FL. In 1988 the dealership was bought out by Dave Maraj, renamed to Champion Porsche and relocated to a new location in Pompano where he then worked his way up to the General Manager position starting in 1999. 

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: tonys@champion-motors.com

Jim Hahn

Jim Hahn | Sales Manager

Born and raised in Connecticut, Jim moved to south Florida to pursue a successful Tennis career. He joined the Champion Porsche team in 1996 and brings 19 years of Porsche experience to his position as General Sales Manager of the largest Porsche Dealer in the country.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: jimh@champion-motors.com

Mitra Maraj

Mitra Maraj | Pre-Owned Sales Manager

Born in Trinidad, Mitra moved to Florida in 1987 then started his automotive career in 1998 by working in parts department.Moving from parts to accounting and  then the Pre-Owned Manger in 2009.Graduating from Northwood university with an automotive marketing degree to to pursue his love for the automotive industry.

 

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: mitra@champion-motors.com

Cynthia Lopez

Cynthia Lopez | Finance Manager

Cynthia is originally from Dallas, TX. She is experienced and has been in the car business for 22+ years. In 2003 she joined the Champion Team. She worked in accounting for a short while and then moved into the finance department as the finance assistant in 2005. In 2009 she accepted her new position as the Finance Manager. She takes pride in her 3 children and her work.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: cynthial@champion-motors.com

Waldemar Warkentin

Waldemar Warkentin | Assistant New Car Sales Manager

Waldemar is originally from Germany and currently resides in Hollywood, FL. As Porsche enthusiast and owner himself, he is dedicated to the brand and Porsche culture. He has a wealth of premium brand and management experience and is fluent in three languages, German, Russian and of course English which makes him the go-to guy for our international clients. 

In his free time he enjoys sports, fishing and most importantly spending time with his family.

Phone: 954.876.2244 • Email: waldemarw@champion-motors.com

Thad Jones

Thad Jones | Assistant Pre-Owned Sales Manager

Thad Jones is originally from Oklahoma moving to South Florida and Joining Champion in October of 2008. Thad is a Porsche Certified Brand Ambassador and has worked as a sales and leasing professional and now in pre-owned management.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: thadj@champion-motors.com

Shiraaz Sookralli

Shiraaz Sookralli | VP of Marketing

Shiraaz Sookralli is the VP of Marketing for Champion Porsche. He is an avid car enthusiast and has a wealth of knowledge of Porsche automobiles. Shiraaz has over 20 years of automotive industry experience. His gentle manner and extreme professionalism makes him a pleasure to work with for both the customer and his fellow associates. He holds a BS in Management from St. John’s University.

Phone: 954.770.9069 • Email: Shiraaz@champion-motors.com

Kevin Long

Kevin Long | Parts Manager

Kevin has been with Champion since 2004 and has over 25 years experience in the parts business. He is also a member of Porsche’s prestigious Aftersales Roundtable committee. A true native Floridian who has also proudly served our country with the US Army, Kevin is a father of 5 and an avid outdoorsman who keeps a very busy life outside of the office.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: parts@champion-motors.com

Richard Leeds

Richard Leeds | Service Manager

Richard Leeds has been the service manager for the last 19 years. He has 29 years of experience in high line automobile dealers  (10 years with Mercedes Benz). He loves Porsches and has even road raced for several years. He graduated from Florida State University and now lives in Western Boca Raton with wife and 2 college enrolled children.

Phone: 800.940.4020 • Email: service@champion-motors.com

Danny Dimitrakis

Danny Dimitrakis | Service Advisor

Danny was born and raised in South Florida, and has been with Champion Porsche for 27 years. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family.

Phone: 954.876.2220 • Email: dannyd@champion-motors.com

Douglas Parman

Douglas Parman | Service Advisor

Doug is originally from Chicago. He is experienced and has been in the car business for 22+ years. In 2000 he joined the Champion Team as a Service Consultant. He is a Certified Porsche Brand Ambassador. In his free time he enjoys Baseball and Hockey and spending time with his family.

Phone: 954.876.2236 • Email: dougp@champion-motors.com

Bradley James

Bradley James | Service Advisor

Bradley is originally from New Jersey and moved to Florida to join the Champion Porsche Team in 2007. Bradley is a Porsche Brand Ambassador and has over 20 years in the high end automotive industry. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family and working on his automobile projects.    

Phone: 954.876.2219 • Email: bradleyj@champion-motors.com

Edward Caceres

Edward Caceres | Service Advisor

Originally from New Jersey, Ed started in the business as a service technician at a Mercedes Benz dealer. Now in South Florida since 2001 and with Champion Motors since 2014 with over 14 years of experience as a service advisor.

Phone: 954.876.2230 • Email: edwardc@champion-motors.com