Lum’s Auto Center Names Blodgett General Manager
For Immediate Release
Friday, December 16, 2021
WARRENTON, Oregon — Lum’s Auto Center promoted Peter Blodgett to General Manager. Blodgett will be responsible for day-to-day operations of all departments, sales, service and parts at the Warrenton dealership. He replaces Lori Lum who will focus her efforts as Dealer Principal of Lum’s Auto Center, Lum’s Buick GMC of McMinnville, and Walla Walla Toyota.
In his position as General Sales Manager, Blodgett was instrumental in developing the dealership’s Business Development Center, whose function is to ensure an exceptional customer experience. Along with the customer experience, Blodgett will continue focusing on Lum’s involvement in the community and creating an engaging environment for employees.
Blodgett has been with Lum’s Auto Center for over ten years in various roles in the sales and finance departments. He truly understands the dynamic of Lum’s Auto Center and the importance of employee morale. Born and raised in Warrenton, Blodgett has built many relationships and used his craft for employee recruitment.
“After nearly twenty years as General Manager, I am honored to have Peter Blodgett accept the position. He brings a wealth of experience and will be a great leader for our dealership. Peter will continue navigating the automotive industry while constantly improving our service to customers.” Lori Lum, Dealer Principal.
Lum's Auto Center is a local; family owned and operated auto dealership that has been serving drivers throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington since 1969. Their philosophy is very simple: Make customers' buying and ownership experience as easy and as enjoyable as possible. Their team is committed to providing people with the best vehicle ownership experience from purchase to maintenance and repair. They are a friendly, family focused dealership with the purpose of providing a quality experience while connecting our communities. For more information about Lum’s Auto Center, visit www.lumsautocenter.com or contact Marla Olstedt, Marketing Director, by phone, 503-861-1144; or e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org.