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Toyota Team at Liverpool


Gareth Shone - Centre Principal

With over 17 years Toyota experience Gareth has a great knowledge of the Toyota brand and principles leading the team here at Bootle since 2008.

Kevin Lunt - Service Manager

Kevin joined us in early 2018 to head up the service team here in Bootle, having spent over 3 years as a service manager he brings a fresh approach to the modern environment we work in and combines this with his main aim which is to look after every customer int he best possible way.

Neil Jorgensen - Parts Manager

Having joined Johnsons over 10 years ago Neil heads up the parts operation here at Bootle and also across our Toyota sites based across Merseyside.

Laura Shone - Local Business Account Manager

Laura has been with us for over 8 years, delivering vital support to the Local business team on a day to day basis, ensuring from point of order through to delivery and beyond you are looked after to an exceptional standard.

Alex Hughes - Local Business & Fleet Administrator

Alex joined us in early 2017, working in our fleet admin team supporting the account team in delivering vehicles locally and nationwide.

Amy Weatherley - Service and Repair Customer Advisor

Amy brings a wealth of customer experience to her new role, having spent a number of years in the motor industry and previously the travel industry Amy is perfectly placed to look after new and returning customers.

Baxter Murray-Hamilton - LCV and Retail Sales Advisor

Baxter has recently joined us after settling in the UK following a period of time travelling around the world. Originally from New Zealand were he sold various brands we are sure he brings a great deal to our team and has a story to tell.

Natalie Cork - Service and Repair Customer Advisor

Natalie joined us in late 2015 in her first role within the motor industry. A great addition to the team and here to ensure your experience with us is positive.

Jonathan Clapham - Trainee Retail Sales Advisor

Jonathan has joined us earlier this year as a Trainee Sales Advisor here at Bootle. New to the industry he brings enthusiasm and a willingness to succeed and a great approach to learning and looking after our customers.

Brendan Branigan - Retail Sales Advisor

Brendan has recently joined the Liverpool team, assisting in the sale of new and approved vehicles, customer delight being one of his main aims when helping you purchase your next vehicle.

Chris OReilly - Retail Sales Advisor

Chris recently joined us after spending over 10 years working in the mobile phone industry, he brings a great character to the team and is looking forward to helping lots of people in the search for there next Toyota.

Sue Nelson - Customer Host

Sue has been with us for over 13 years delivering an exceptional experience here in our Bootle Centre. Freshly brewed Tea and Coffee, Free WIFI and I-Pad use or a traditional newspaper, looking after our customers is at the heart of everything we do.


Steve Ritson - Retail and Motability Customer Advisor

Steve joined the team in early 2019 having relocated to the local area and brings with him a wealth of experience, looking after New, Approved Used and Motability Sales for over 15 years.

Kate Thomas​ - Customer Host

Kate joined the team in 2018 to ensure all our customers are looked after in the best possible way and is here to assist you and ensure your stay is as enjoyable as possible.

Andrew Edwards - Retail Manager

Andy joined the company in late 2018 and adds to the team to ensure a great experience is delivered when selecting your next vehicle, here to support the sales advisors he brings over 15 years experience to the team here in Bootle.

Toyota Team at Southport

Derek Shearson - Sales Manager

Derek has worked in the sales team for a number of years at Johnsons Toyota Southport and recently took up the position as Sales Manager in 2015 to work with the sales team to provide an excellent customer experience for all our customers.

David Heath - Retail Sales Advisor

David has joined the team during 2017 and brings experience, a smile andknowledge to assist you in choosing the best New or Approved Used Toyota to enjoy.

Gary King - Retail and Motability Customer Advisor

Gary has been a valued member of the sales team since 2008 and takes great care in looking after the needs of our customers next vehicle requirements. For all your Motability requirements Gary is happy to assist in any way possible including dedicated home visits.

Jason Baker - Retail and Motability Customer Advisor

Jason has been with Johnsons Toyota Southport for a number of years and is now currently working within the sales team to provide a great experience for our customers.

David Hickman - Retail Sales Advisor

David joined us mid 2017 and has settled in to the team here really well, originally from Yorkshire he relocated to Southport selling static caravans in the local area, great people person who we are glad to have with us.

Dave Reilly - Service Supervisor

Dave joined Johnsons Toyota Southport in 2015 and has been a great addition to the team as his focus is on Excellent Customer service from the start of your visit to the end, Dave now leads the Service team in Southport.

Aileen Dinsdale - Customer Host

Aileen is here to look after and help all our valued customers, having joined us during 2016 from Tea and Coffee to newspapers and tablets in our lounge she is happy to help.

Georgia Darby - Service Advisor

Georgia has recently joined the team here at Southport in 2016, and is here to assist you with maintaining your car to the highest standard.

Lucy Parkinson - Centre Host

Lucy has joined the team here in Southport to look after our brilliant customers during early 2019, here to assist with all your requirements in Sales and Aftersales.

Toyota Team at Wirral

Steve Croft - Sales Consultant & Motability Specialist

Steve is a stalwart of the motor trade and has experienced many brands but loves the quality of the Toyota brand and its customers. He's a native of New Zealand which he always remind us whenever one of their sporting teams plays!

Rez Syed - Sales Consultant

Rez is the newest member of the team having worked in the financial services industry before joining us. He really enjoys meeting new people and is very easy to talk to.

Amy Boothroyd - Host

Amy has worked at our site for many years. Originally a full time receptionist she now works part time as one of our Hosts. Along with Sadie she is most likely to be the first person who greets you on arrival at the Centre where she will introduce you to the correct department. Amy also helps the service team out when requiered.

Sadie Parker - Host

As well as being one of our Hosts Sadie also assists the sales department out in keeping the showroom up to scratch.

Phil Hooton - Sales Consultant

Phil has been with us for 10 years and prides himself on delivering outstanding customer satisfaction. Many of his customers regard Phil as a friend rather than a salesman.

Ross Sleightholme - Sales Consultant

Ross is our Hybrid Champion and technical wizard. If you get a chance ask him about his numerous meetings with the Royal family.

Graham Davies - Sales Consultant & Motability Specialist

Graham is another member of the team with 10 years under his belt at the Centre.

Ian Luscombe - Service Manager

Ian has been with Toyota for all of his working life, 26 years in total. He has been in his current role of service manager for 18 of those years.

Danny McKnight - Service Advisor

Danny is the newest member of the service team here at Johnsons Wirral but he has worked for over 12 years in the industry.

Martin Norris - Service Advisor 

Martin joined the team 2 years ago having previously worked for Mercedes & Hyundai.

Graeme O'Brien - Sales Manager

Graeme has been with Johnsons Toyota for 12 years, the majority of which were at our Liverpool centre. Graeme moved over to Wirral in 2016.