Executive Management

Charles Burton

Charlie Burton is the 5th Generation owner of the i.g. Burton Auto Group. A Graduate of Roanoke College, Charlie initially did not work in the family business. He pursued a career in the automotive finance and insurance business working for Ryan Associates for several years. One day in the 90s, Charlie got a call asking him to come back and run the family business. Since then, he has taken ownership and expanded the company to what it is today. He is most proud of the growth of his employees. "It's a great feeling knowing you give your employees the opportunities to develop and grow and be successful."

MJ Lofland
Vice President/COO

MJ Lofland has been with the i.g. Burton auto group since 1995. He is the first person in company history to hold co-ownership of an i.g. Burton dealership since the company's establishment in 1908. In 2021, he joined Charlie Burton - President of i.g. Burton Auto Group - in purchasing i.g. Burton of Newark. Over the years has been the Director of First Impressions, Sales Professional, Salesperson, Sales Manager, and General Manager. In 2007 he was promoted to the Operations Management Team as Director of Sales. Today, MJ is the Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of i.g. Burton Auto Group. In his spare time, MJ enjoys hunting and spending time with his family.

Juliana Swinford

Lisa DiVincenzo
Executive Manager

Lisa started her automotive career in 1999 working at a private repair shop where she wore many hats, including receptionist, car washer, parts person, and customer service representative. It was there that her love for the automotive business began. After a few years, she applied for a job at a local dealership and started as the Service Receptionist before becoming a Service Advisor, and then Service Manager. Her love for all things outdoors eventually drew her to the Delaware beach area. In 2008 she joined i.g. Burton as the BMW Service Manager. After working at i.g. Burton BMW for over a decade, she earned the opportunity to be part of the i.g. Burton Auto Group Executive Management team. When away from the dealership, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing with their two dogs, traveling, camping, and paddleboarding.

Bernadette Jasmine
Executive Manager

Bernadette Jasmine joined the Executive Management Team of i.g. Burton Auto Group in July 2019. She is currently the acting HR Director. Bernadette has over ten years of experience in the automotive industry previously working for General Motors as a District Manager. Prior to the automotive business, she worked for a town government and ran a daycare center. Bernadette enjoys family time on the beach, fishing, and kayaking.

Eli Schrock
Service Director - Domestics

Eli started his career with i.g. Burton in 1984 as a service and repair technician.  Over his 20 years as a service technician, he worked on Chevrolet Oldsmobile, Mercedes-Benz, and BMW.  Eli earned the title of Master technician.  In 2004, he became the service manager of the Milford Chevrolet dealership. In 2018, he was promoted to domestic service director. During his 39 years working at i.g. Burton Auto Group, Eli has truly loved assisting our customers and employees.

Caleb Ashley
Parts Director
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Caleb started with i.g. Burton Auto Group in 2007. Since then, he has held several positions, including Service Porter, Parts Advisor, Parts Manager, and Import Parts Director. He feels that i.g. Burton is a great company to work for because it has helped him grow his love for the automotive industry. Caleb is now Parts Director for all i.g. Burton Auto Group locations. In his time away from work, he likes visiting Delaware beaches with friends and family, touring local breweries, and spending time with his dog.



Dave Tarantino
Sales Manager

Greg Frawley
Finance Manager



Charles Fax
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Ivan Figueroa
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Kenn Davis
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Tony Stanley
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Hector Diaz
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Stefano Grilli
Sales & Leasing Consultant



Rocco Dangelo
Service Manager

Jeff Orr
Service Advisor

Tim McCurdy
Service Advisor

John MacFarline
Service Advisor



Fred Soler
Assistant Parts Director

Fred has been in the Automotive Industry since 1991. When away from managing the i.g. Burton Auto Group Stellantis Parts Departments, he enjoys his old VW Type 3 and riding his motorcycle.

Doug Kuhl
Parts Manager

Samuel Johnson
Parts Advisor

Stephen Swift
Parts Advisor