Meet our team
Meet the people behind Ben Hodgson
Ben Hodgson, Company Director.
Ben has worked in the motor industry for 20 years, training and specialising in body repairs. moving on from that to running his own garage and concentrating on car sales. While not at work Ben likes to spend time with his family, cycling with friends, eating out and enjoy his classic cars.
Rebecca Bone, Company Secretary.
Becky who is Ben's sister began working with Ben when he set up the business in 2003. Originally training in business and marketing, Becky now does all the company accounts. Becky has 2 children she enjoys spending time with, and also going out for leisurely runs.
Mariel Hodgson, Marketing Manager.
Mariel is Ben's wife and began working with Ben 6 year ago. she controls internet advertising and also any general work within the office and garage. In her spare time Mariel enjoys outdoor activities with her children, entertaining and socialising with family and friends.
Jamie Smith, Sales and After-sales.
Jamie has worked in the motor industry for 12 years. He originally trained in mechanical repairs going on to become a parts manager. Jamie joined our team 4 year ago and deals with sales and after-sales. Out of work Jamie likes to socialise, watch speedway and go to car shows.
Barrie Hoskin, Vehicle Re-finisher.
Barrie has worked in the industry for 19 years, training and working with Ben whilst they completed their apprenticeship. After doing body repairs in previous garages he began working with Ben again 3 years ago, doing all our vehicle preparation. Barrie has 3 children who he likes to spend time with, he also enjoys to socialise, eat out and go fishing.
Mike Hebson, Mechanical Preparation & Warranty.
Mike is a NVQ Level 3 trained mechanical technician. He started working in the motor trade when he was just 16 years old.
He enjoys fixing and riding motorbikes in his spare time and also likes performance cars.
Brian Logan, Valeter.
Brian has valeted in the industry for 19 years and is now an integral part of our team. highly preparing the cars to go for sale. Out of work Brian likes to go for long walks in the lakes.
Mike Robinson, Vehicle Preparation & Pitch Coordinator.
Mike had a successful business doing vehicle valeting to the highest of standard for 15 years. Mike enjoys to go to the gym, bike and fell walking.
Lee Collingwood, Online Advertising.
Lee has worked in the motor industry for 15 years. Starting off doing valeting and progressing on to sales. Lee started working with Ben Hodgson cars taking on internet advertising. Lee enjoys spending time with family and friends eating out.