Peacock Automotive Names New Fixed Operations Director Mark Ventrillo

(JASPER COUNTY, S.C.) Peacock Automotive is pleased to announce the addition of retail automotive executive Mark Ventrillo as its new fixed operations director.

Ventrillo’s new responsibilities include the development of all of Peacock Automotive’s parts and service departments along with increasing the company’s revenue and productivity.

Mark Ventrillo, Peacock Automotive

Mark Ventrillo, Peacock Automotive

“I am excited to work with this growing company to help shape the future development of the operation,” said Ventrillo. “I am committed to furthering Peacock Automotive’s mission to create a positive experience for customers and foster long-term relationships.”

Ventrillo most recently served as the service director and general sales manager for Hendrick Automotive in Greensboro, N.C., and brings 25 years of experience in automotive industry sales, service and dealer development to the position. He has a degree in optical engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology.

“Mark’s solid experience in multiple aspects of dealership management brings a broad perspective to making improvements and increasing customer satisfaction,” said Warner Peacock, Peacock Automotive’s President and CEO. “His vision aligns with our values and goals and he is devoted to enhancing the customer experience. I couldn’t be more pleased to welcome him to the team.”

Ventrillo, a native of Rochester, N.Y, relocated with his wife to the South Carolina Lowcountry from North Carolina. They have three grown children and two grandchildren.

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Peacock Automotive owns and operates 20 automotive dealerships representing 14 brands in Georgia, South Carolina and Florida, employing more than 700 individuals. The company’s headquarters are located at Peacock Auto Mall on U.S. 278, five miles east of I-95 at Exit 8 near Bluffton, S.C. The dealerships at the Auto Mall include Peacock Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat, Peacock Subaru, Porsche of Hilton Head, Audi Hilton Head, Peacock Hyundai Hilton Head, Genesis of Hilton Head, Hilton Head Volkswagen and Peacock Used Cars & Trucks. Additionally, the company owns Peacock Hyundai Brunswick, Genesis of Brunswick and Peacock Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Brunswick in Brunswick, Ga., and Peacock Hyundai Savannah, Genesis of Savannah and Savannah Volkswagen in Savannah, Ga. Other holdings include Jaguar Columbia, Land Rover Columbia, Peacock Hyundai Columbia and Hyundai Genesis of Columbia. Its subsidiary, Peacock-Griffey Automotive, owns Peacock Ford in the Orlando area of Florida. Peacock Automotive also owns and operates the Peacock Collision Center and the Wellness Institute in Bluffton, S.C., and Peacock Insurance in Savannah. Peacock Automotive was awarded Business of the Year in 2017 from the Greater Bluffton, South Carolina, Chamber of Commerce. For more information about Peacock Automotive, call (843) 208-1258 or visit

Jill Jauch
Peacock Automotive
265 Drivers Way
Hardeeville, SC 29927
Office: (843)-208-1217