Craig Hertel - Owner
Craig Hertel has been in the automotive sales and repair industry for over 35 years. Craig began his career with his father, Bob Hertel and Hertel General Tire in 1978. While working for his father, Craig attended and graduated from Texas Christian University in 1985. In 1989 he began working in the New Car business with Grubbs Infiniti as a Sales Consultant. In 1993 Craig helped open and operate Crest Infiniti in Plano, Texas. In 1995 he became the New Car Sales Manager for Mac Churchill Acura and later was hired by Victor Vandergriff as the General Sales Manager for Vandergriff Acura. After 10 years of retail sales management experience, Craig began working with Primedia Workplace Learning as their National Sales Director of Automotive Sales training. In 2003 Craig and his younger brother Kris, decided to open what is now today, Hertel Auto Group. Hertel Auto Group is a family and Christian owned business.