Vincent Trapani is the Sales Manager here at Competition INFINITI. He has been working in the Automotive Industry since 2004, and started right here at our very own dealership! Growing up in Selden, NY, Vincent is very familiar with the area as well as the people who reside around Competition INFINITI, that come in to find the car of their dreams. What he enjoys most about being a Sales Manager is that although each day goes through the same process, there is always something unpredictable and different that happens, which he says helps keep him on his toes! When he isn’t hard at work at the dealership, he enjoys fishing, and spending time with his wife, two children, and dog! When asked to choose a favorite INFINITI vehicle, Vincent says the 2002 G20 Sport 5 Speed Manual in Maui Blue holds a special place in his heart due to it being one of the first cars that was around when he started with the brand.
Joe Campo is our Sales Manager here at Competition INFINITI of Smithtown. Raised on Long Island, Joe has been in the industry since 1995, and with the brand since 2018. He has plenty of experience, making him the perfect fit for his position! His favorite part about being the Sales Manager here at our dealership would be that he loves the excitement that comes with each day, and being able to connect personally with so many people and their family members during such an important, decision making process; he is even proud to call so many of his clients his friends! When Joe is not at the dealership, he enjoys spending time with his family, surfing, and watching sports. When asked which INFINITI vehicle would be his favorite, he responded by choosing the 2006 M 35 Sport! “That car was amazing, it had features way ahead of it’s time” he explained.
Rob Hoffman is one of our exceptional Sales Managers at Competition INFINITI of Smithtown. He’s been in the automotive business since 2012 and has been with the INFINITI brand since 2018. He absolutely loves what he does and it shows. The thing he enjoys most about his job is getting to experience and share his customer’s excitement when they get into their new INFINITI. When Rob isn’t at work, he enjoys golfing, fishing, and watching the MLB and NFL.
When asked what his favorite INFINITI vehicle is, he answered the 2021 Q60 Red Sport. (If you haven’t checked it out yet, you have to!)
Rob looks forward to meeting you all and providing you with the utmost excellence in customer service!
Vinny Quartararo is a Pre-Owned Sales Consultant here at Competition INFINITI. Being in the Automotive Industry since 1973, he’s no amateur at helping clients find the perfect car to suit their needs! Vinny has been working with the INFINITI brand since 1993, so he is highly knowledgeable in the history of each vehicle. After being born and raised in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, he purchased a beautiful summer home in Sound Beach Long Island, where he currently resides with his wife of forty-six years Teri. He truly loves his big family of three adult children, and his young grandkids, who live right next door to Vinny. Other than spending time with his loving family, outside of work Vinny enjoys hobbies such as playing for the Brookhaven Super Senior Softball League, kayaking, bicycling, and rock and roll drumming. As you can see, Vinny loves living life to the fullest which is why his favorite thing about his job is helping his customers to do the same, by finding them the car of their dreams. When asked which INFINITI vehicle is his favorite, he chose the INFINITI Q50 AWD Sedan, as he explained “it never lets you down”; just like Vinny, as most could agree!
Vanessa Caruso is an Eight-Time National INFINITI Award of Excellence Sales and Leasing Consultant here at Competition INFINITI. With automotive experience rooting back to 2006, Vanessa had a large variety of skills before joining our dealership in the summer of 2010 where she continued to grow her skills even further. As a Sales and Leasing Consultant, she strives to provide a pleasant experience for clients by personalizing and customizing the experience based on each individual’s specific wants and needs! Not only is she great at her job, but Vanessa also has a a degree in Business Administration and Marketing. When outside of work, she enjoys spin and barre classes, decorating, travel, fashion, cooking, dining out, as well as attending a good concert or show. Growing up in the Port Jefferson area gave Vanessa a love for the North Shore and smaller family owned and operated businesses, which she says contributed to her love for working at Competition INFINITI, and her favorite part of her job: the family feel that comes with working there.
Brandon Russell is a National INFINITI Award of Excellence Sales and Leasing Consultant here at Competition INFINITI. Being in the Automotive Industry and with Competition INFINITI since 2011, he has tons of experience to help his clients find what they’re looking for. When asked which INFINITI vehicle is his favorite, he answered with the classic 2006 G 35 Sedan! Not only is Brandon great at helping his customers, but he also has a degree in Design Engineering with a background in Audio and Video Technology. When he isn’t hard at work at the dealership, he enjoys movies, sports, and spending time with his family and his cat Bruce! Brandon enjoys making a career here at Competition INFINITI, and says his favorite part about his job is that he is given the opportunity to meet new people and build relationships by making the car buying and leasing experience as enjoyable as possible.
Paul Matriciano is a Four-Time INFINITI National Honoree Sales and Leasing Consultant here at Competition INFINITI. With an Automotive history rooting back to 2015 at our very own dealership, he has plenty of experience that makes all of his customer’s car buying experience simple and enjoyable. Not only is he great at helping clients find the car of their dreams, but he also has a degree in Interior Design and Home Furnishings, and enjoys being creative in design outside of work alongside with his other hobbies of traveling, baking, and cooking! Growing up in the Smithtown area and living local to the dealership has given Paul the opportunity to see many of his clients outside of the dealership. This brings him joy and is what he says he enjoys most about his job!
Eddie Figueroa is a Sales Consultant here at Competition INFINITI. Having Sales Experience that goes back to 2014, he has plenty of experience helping clients find the car of their dreams. Being from Miller Place, he is familiar with Long Island and it’s sense of community, which is why he loves building relationships with his customers, which brings us to Edward’s favorite part about his job: getting the best possible deals for his clients! When asked which INFINITI vehicle is his favorite Eddie chose the stunning Red INFINITI Q50 Sport!
Brian Flynn is one of our Service Advisors here at Competition INFINITI. Being in the Automotive Industry since 1981, and with INFINITI for nine years now, he’s no stranger to the brand, nor to making his clients smile! Brian grew up in Holbrook, NY, and has a wonderful family consisting of his wife, four sons, two grandchildren, as well as two adorable dogs and cats. When he is not at work and spending time with his family, he enjoys camping, hiking, and fishing. What he loves most about his job is that it is a family oriented company, which he values because of his own. When asked to choose his favorite INFINITI vehicle, Brian chose the trusty Q60!
Chris is one of our magnificent Service Advisors at Competition INFINITI. He’s been in the automotive business since 2014, and with the INFINITI brand since 2018. His favorite thing about his job is meeting new people and helping them with all their service needs. When he’s not at work, he enjoys traveling, fishing, and working on cars.
When asked what his favorite INFINITI vehicle is, he answered the Q50 Sport. (And a beautiful vehicle it is, indeed!)
Come visit Chris at Competition INFINITI of Smithtown for an exceptional customer experience!
Meet Lynn, our wonderful Service Receptionist and Cashier! She’s been in the automotive industry for over seven years, and has been with INFINITI for the last six. Lynn’s lived in Nesconset for over 40 years now, has been married for almost 50 years, and has 3 grown children and 7 grandchildren.
When she’s not at work, Lynn enjoys hanging out with her family and grandchildren. She loves going to her granddaughters lacrosse games and tournaments, and her grandsons travel baseball games and tournaments. Lynn’s a huge baseball fan. “Go Yankees!”
Her favorite INFINITI is the QX55 and her favorite part of her job is getting the opportunity to meet many new faces and people everyday. She also absolutely adores her fellow co-workers.
Come on down to Competition INFINITI’s Service Department and meet Lynn today!
Our wonderful Parts Manager, Bill Walker, has been in the automotive industry since 1990 and has been with the INFINITI brand since 1997. He grew up in Ronkonkoma, is a huge sports fan, and loves spending time with his wife, his two sons, and his English Bulldog. Bill’s favorite thing about his job is his amazing co-workers.
When asked what his favorite INFINITI vehicle is, he answered, “the QX70!”
Come on down to Competition INFINITI and see Bill Walker for all your parts inquiries. He knows it all!
Kyle is one of our wonderful Parts Associates at Competition INFINITI of Smithtown. He’s been in the automotive industry since 2012 and with the INFINITI brand since 2018. Kyle’s favorite thing about his job is his co-workers, and his favorite INFINITI vehicle is the Q60 Red Sport.
When Kyle isn’t at work, he enjoys car shows, paintballing, and breeding reptiles. He has one dog, one chinchilla, and many reptiles.
Come see Kyle for any parts questions you may have!
Adam Hernandez is one of our wonderful Finance Managers at our dealership. Adam started in the Automotive Industry in 2013 as a Lot Detail Specialist, moved to Sales in 2016, and then to finance in 2021. His variety of experience made him a perfect fit for Competition INFINITI when he joined the company in 2018. Being fluent in Spanish helps him connect with a wide group of people, and help them find the car that best suits their wants and needs without missing a thing! His favorite part about his job is that he has the ability to do that, as well as that he gets to meet new people daily to form new connections. When Adam is not working hard at the dealership, he enjoys spending time with his loving wife and kids at home.
Brian Donohue is our Inventory Specialist here at Competition INFINITI. He has been in the Automotive Industry since 2017, and with our dealership since 2019. Growing up locally in Lake Grove, Brian is familiar with the area and many of the customers that swing by! That’s what he loves most about his job he says; the relaxed atmosphere, great group of co-workers, and being able to locate the perfect vehicle for their customers to see them smile in and out of the dealership! When he isn’t at work, Brain enjoys spending time with his friends and family, as well as his adorable dog Murphy. His other hobbies include hiking, going to the beach, or doing anything to do with the great outdoors. When asked what his favorite INFINITI vehicle is, Brain answered with the beautiful Q60 Red Sport!
Shanaya is our exceptional Title Clerk here at Competition INFINITI of Smithtown! She’s been in the automotive business since 2020 and absolutely loves what she does. When she’s not at work, she enjoys practicing her golf swing, drawing landscapes, watching horror movies with her two sisters, and spending time with her fuzzy long hair cat, named Mr. Kitty.
Shanaya’s favorite thing about her job is finalizing the deal by registering cars to the customers can show off their new vehicle to their friends and family! Her favorite INFINITI vehicle is the 2-door Q60 with black on black everything!