Gann’s Auto Gross sales in New Albany is a pleasant and trustworthy place to buy a automobile, the proprietor stated.
Situated at 1046 State Freeway 30 West, the enterprise has been open for greater than two years. It’s owned and operated by Rickey Gann and his spouse, Julie.
They began the enterprise so Rickey may have extra freedom to attend vital household occasions. Their youngest youngster is a hemophiliac and a affected person at St. Jude Youngsters’s Analysis Hospital. Julie defined that the kid is a “free bleeder” and that his blood doesn’t clot.
“St. Jude’s been good to us,” stated Julie, including that the kid now “goes to highschool like a daily child.”
Previous to opening Gann’s Auto Gross sales, Rickey must miss physician’s appointments at St. Jude as a result of he needed to work. By having his personal busines, he can now decide up and go when he must.
Rickey labored in furnishings factories for almost 25 years earlier than he determined to open Gann’s Auto Gross sales. He began working within the furnishings trade when he was 18 years outdated.
Rickey and Julie considered a number of completely different enterprise concepts earlier than deciding to open Gann’s Auto Gross sales. Prayer is essential to Rickey and Julie, who’re members of Grace Pointe Church of God.
“Our energy is in prayer,” stated Julie, who believes God really is aware of folks’s hearts once they pray.
They prayed about what sort of enterprise they need to open, and the concept of a automotive lot simply appeared to suit.
“It’s labored for our household,” Julie stated, including that the enterprise permits them to work and nonetheless be with their kids.
Rickey does the shopping for and promoting of the autos, whereas Julie, who was an workplace supervisor, helps with the administration of the enterprise.
“She helps out so much,” Rickey stated.
Gann’s Auto Gross sales provides preowned autos, together with vehicles, vans and SUVs, and tries to maintain the mileage beneath 150,000.
The enterprise has a Fb web page the place prospects can view among the stock. Rickey offers prospects with CARFAX automobile experiences in order that they be taught in regards to the historical past of the autos. He additionally provides a guaranty.
“We prefer to be honest and trustworthy,” Rickey stated, including that he offers prospects with as a lot info as they need in regards to the autos.
He doesn’t stress prospects to purchase a automobile and encourages them to wish in regards to the buy. The enterprise is beginning to see prospects return to purchase one other automobile. He thinks individuals are coming again to Gann’s as a result of he sells high quality autos.
Rickey, who grew up in New Albany and graduated from W.P. Daniel Excessive College, stated he enjoys working the enterprise and stays busy. He likes attending to know the purchasers. In his spare time he enjoys fishing and going out on his bass boat.
Gann’s Auto Gross sales appreciates its prospects and exhibits it by sending them Christmas playing cards. In actual fact, this 12 months Julie even included a recipe with the Christmas playing cards.
And to have fun the enterprise’ two-year anniversary a drawing was held wherein prospects have been entered for an opportunity to win present playing cards.
“We’ve been very blessed,” Rickey stated. “For every automotive I promote I give God the glory for it.”
He famous that his prospects may have gone to a different automotive lot however selected to come back to Gann’s. The enterprise’ slogan is “Let’s Get You Rolling.”
Rickey additionally enjoys dwelling in New Albany saying he likes the small city and the “pleasant folks.”
Gann’s Auto Gross sales is open Tuesday by way of Friday from 9 a.m. to five p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The enterprise might be reached at 662-316-5767.