Larry Kull, President of Burns-Kull Auto Group in Marlton, NJ, assumed the NJ CAR Chairmanship, effective November 1, 2015. He succeeds John Manganelli as Chairman. Larry is a 36-year veteran of the retail automotive industry in New Jersey and first joined the NJ CAR Executive Committee in 2009 as Regional Vice President–Southern Region.
Larry started working at his father’s Honda and Pontiac dealership as a Service and Parts Director in 1979. A few years later, in 1984, he established a management company to oversee the family’s dealerships. Today, the company operates Burns Honda, Burns Buick GMC, Burns Hyundai, RK Chevrolet, RK Subaru Kia, Toyota and Scion of Vineland, and Avalon Honda.
Larry served as the 2014 Chairman of the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA), and has held senior positions in various other associations and foundations. He has also been active in many charities over the years, including the American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Salvation Army, and various other educational and health-related organizations.
Other Senior Officers for the 2015-2016 association year are: Vice Chairman Richard A. DeSilva, Jr. (Liberty Subaru, Emerson), Secretary Robert J. Larson (Larson Ford, Inc., Lakewood) and Treasurer Peter Lanzavecchia (Burns Buick GMC, Marlton).
NJ CAR wishes Larry and the rest of the Executive Leadership the best of luck as they take the reins of NJ CAR for the coming year.