Meet the Staff of Southend Auto Exchange

Paul Deese, Sr. – Partner and Director of Operations

704-334-1331 ext. 816 [email protected]

Paul Sr. previously owned and operated a Charlotte service business since 1980. Paul Sr. brings with him his entrepreneur spirit, business management experience as well as his local operational know-how. Paul Sr. is a native of the Charlotte area and has seen the community grow throughout the years. Paul Sr. is an avid car enthusiast and “old school” mechanic.

Paul Deese, Jr. – Partner and Chief Executive Operator

704-334-1331 ext. 814 [email protected]

Paul Jr. spent over 15 years in the franchise automotive industry, last holding a General Sales Manager position in the Charlotte area. Paul Jr. brings his expertise of automotive sales, financing and operations.

Mike Ferrara – Partner and Shop Director

704-334-1331 ext. 818 [email protected]

Mike holds ASE certifications in automotive repair along with a Master Technician Certification. Michael brings over 7 years of franchise service experience. Originally from New Jersey, Michael has been in the Charlotte area for over 20 years.

Albert Neal – Automotive Service Technician


Albert has over 20+ years in automotive industry and is a graduate of Nascar Technical Institute.