David Fesmire was appointed Vice President of the East Region in February 2016. Mr. Fesmire has more than 30 years of cumulative experience in the automotive industry on both the manufacturing and retail sides of the business. Mr. Fesmire began his management career with Nissan Motor Corporation in 1987, holding various District and Regional Management positions covering parts, service and sales. In 2005, Mr. Fesmire joined Group 1 Automotive as a General Manager. He was promoted to Market Director for Group 1 Automotive in 2008 and has covered numerous Texas Markets, along with the Gulf Coast Market.