South Point Hyundai's Management

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  • Jim Hayth
    General Manager

    Jim has spent his entire Professional Career in the Automotive Industry, 35 years in Retail and 2 years on the Lending side of the business. 
    When he's not at work Jim enjoys spending time with his wife Cyndi and their Great Danes, Gunny and Adela. Jim enjoys entertaining with a small group of close friends, traveling the back roads on his Harley between Dripping Springs and Wimberley, or listening to live music out on the front Patio at Home Spun, one of his favorite dining spots in Dripping Springs.
    His favorite vacation destinations include Healdsburg, California, and the beaches of Cabo.
    Jim is also the proud father of 3 children (Geoff, Jordan, and Breann) and 2 grandchildren. (Paisley, and James Grayton)

    Contact Information:
    Cell - 512-300-8567

  • Michael J Palmer
    General Sales Manager

    Michael has spent most of his career with Hyundai/Genesis and has a total of 16 years experience in the auto industry.

    The times he is not at the dealership Michael enjoys the time with his family. Three boys and three girls keeps him very busy and motivated to be the best he can be. Michael's most important golden rule he has kept with him over the years is to "take care of your guests" and he welcomes everyone to South Point for a unbelievable experience.

  • Jeff Allen
    Used Car Director

    Jeff is originally from Waldoboro, Maine. His favorite vehicle is the Sonata Turbo, and what he enjoys most about his job is seeing people's smiling faces! Especially after their purchase. He has been in the car business for 8 years. 

    He doesn't have a favorite sports team, but what makes him great at his job is that his father was in the car business for over 25 years, and it's in his blood!

  • Taylor Brannen
    Pre-Owned Manger

  • Sonny Naser
    New Car Sales Director

  • Jamie Holloway
    Sales Manager

    I have enjoyed working for the South Point organization since 2012, focusing my efforts entirely in the Finance Department.  There is overwhelming satisfaction in being able to help our customers, friends, and family secure financing for their new investment.  

    Outside of South Point Hyundai I enjoy spending time with my wife and 2 children, spending most of our days taking in all of the opportunities Austin has to offer.  Please feel free to contact myself anytime if you have any questions about your recent or upcoming purchase.

  • Jared Castile
    Assistant Sales Manager

    Jared is from Austin Texas and his favorite vehicle is the Hyundai Genesis. What he enjoys most about is job is the opportunity to help people everyday. He has been in the car business for 7 years. 

    His favorite sports teams are the Dallas Cowboys and the San Antonio Spurs. He is great at what he does because he will do what it takes to make sure the customer is happy and satisfied before and after the sale.

  • Eddy Gomez
    Inventory Manager

  • Ali Fawaz
    Finance Director

    Ali has been in the car business for over 10 years. What makes him successful at his job is that he cares about his customers and doesn't believe in getting them a good deal, but rather the BEST deal.

  • Zocimo Ugarte
    Finance Manager

  • Jennifer Garrison
    Finance Manager

  • Rudy Fernandez
    Finanace Manager

    Rudy is our newest member to finance team. He has been in Austin since '03 and love all that Austin has to give. He has a beautiful fiance who is from Austin and the Dripping Springs area. He believe in giving the highest quality of customer service and is here to answer any question you may have.