Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills (JLRAH), part of the RUSNAK Auto Group, will be holding an “Official Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony” for their new dealership on Wednesday April 29, 2015 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. Paul Rusnak, Chairman of the Board RUSNAK Auto Group and Victoria Rusnak, CEO of RUSNAK Auto Group, will be hosting the event which will take place at 5401 East La Palma Avenue in Anaheim Hills, California.
The new Jaguar Land Rover facility, designed by David Leckie and Clay Pendergrast, Architect of HOK, Inc., and the architectural team of HOK, Inc., will have 24,816 with an impressive 2100 square foot expanded showroom on over half acre site. Interior designer, Ziya Cetik stated “the new dealership showroom is the largest in Orange and Los Angeles County.”
“Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills opened their doors in September of 2012”, stated Sven Larson, General Manager Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills. Currently, Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills employees 50 individuals. ‘Since 2012, Rusnak has sold and serviced Jaguars and Land Rovers in Orange County. Every department is staffed with JLR certified personnel who are passionate about the brand”, said Victoria Rusnak. “The Service Department will provide State of the Art and the latest cutting-edge equipment with the capacity of 19 service bays”, stated Bob Vusich, JLRAH Service Manager.
Tom Loveless, Jaguar Land Rover North America(JLRNA), LLC Western Region Manager will be attending the ribbon cutting along with other representatives from JLRNA : Brian Sim , JLRNA Western Region Marketing, Mary Kalaf, JLRNA Market Manager, Carrie Catherine, JLRNA Western Region Manager for Franchise Development and Maria Leonard-Younis, JLRNA Region Training Coordinator will observe in the event. Anaheim Hills and Orange County City Leaders, Chamber of Commerce Members along with Anaheim Mayor, Tom Tait, will gather to celebrate and participate the ribbon cutting of the new Jaguar Land Rover dealership.
Land Rover revealed the new Discovery Sport, a versatile premium compact SUV that is the first member of the new Discovery vehicle family. A dynamic design with a compact footprint provides seven-passenger seating in a “5+2” configuration. The 2015 Discovery Sport will deliver a highly refined combination of performance, safety and efficiency thanks to a body shell of high-strength steel and lightweight aluminum, a 240hp turbocharged 2.0-liter engine, nine-speed automatic transmission and standard all-wheel drive. New Land Rover innovations debut in the Discovery Sport, including available Autonomous Emergency Braking2 and a new touchscreen infotainment system3. “The launch of Discovery Sport is a pivotal moment in the 66-year history of Land Rover,” said Phil Popham, Jaguar Land Rover Group Marketing Director. “Not only does it mark the introduction of the first new member of our expanding Discovery family, it also brings the versatility of 5+2 seating to the compact premium SUV market.”
RUSNAK’s philosophy is to bring awareness to nonprofit organizations to the community. The Southern California Land Rover Club (SCLRC) is a non-profit organization that promotes off-highway vehicle oriented outdoor recreation for all Land Rover enthusiasts. The Education and Safety of club members and their vehicles are key factors in our success. They help their members learn basic driving and recovery techniques as well as provide technical information for maintaining and upgrading the Land Rover.
SCLRC Promote Multiple Use of Public Lands for the benefit of all outdoor recreation by educating their members on the constantly changing rules and regulations, keeping members informed of important issues and changing laws. They participate in clean-up and trail maintenance projects. SCLRC supports off-highway vehicle lobbying groups and legislation to keep public lands open for the public.
Ron Taylor, RUSNAK Auto Group Director of Sales Operations and Sven Larson, General Manager Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills will welcome the community and VIPS. Liz Rusnak Arizmendi, VP of Public Relations RUSNAK Auto Group and Randy Jones, CFO representing Corporate Headquarters for RUSNAK Auto Group will also be in attendance.
Ms. Rusnak and Jaguar Land Rover Anaheim Hills are anticipating over two hundred guests at this Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Event and 2015 Discovery Sport Reveal. RUSNAK Auto Group will be celebrating their 51st Anniversary this year.
Live entertainment, cocktails sponsored by ABK Brewery, Edel, Hell and Rose Beer, UB Real Irish Whiskey, Bogart’s Gin and Patron and Asomebroso Tequila and scrumptious appetizers by Food Networks, Chef Tanya Jackson- the Rustic Gourmet will be served at the event.