Ryan Cole

Executive General Manager
Cole Chevrolet
Pocatello, ID

Ryan Cole, is an accomplished professional currently holding the position of Executive Manager at Cole Chevrolet in his hometown of Pocatello, Idaho. With a decade of experience in the industry, Cole has not only become a respected leader but has also garnered recognition for his contributions and achievements.

At Cole Chevrolet, Cole has led the dealership to numerous accolades, including a remarkable streak of victories in the Idaho State Journal Readers’ Choice Awards. In 2023, the dealership was honored as the Best Used Car Dealer, building on the previous years’ successes as the Best New Car Dealer in 2022, Best New Car Dealer in 2021, and Best New and Used Car Dealer in 2020. Ryan has also achieved personal success, serving as the Class President for the National Automobile Dealer Association (NADA) Academy Class N383, where he exemplified his leadership skills and commitment to excellence.

Under his management, the Cole Chevrolet’s sales effectiveness has grown remarkably, climbing from 83% to 103% in just three years. Over the same period, he orchestrated a substantial 50.9% increase in fixed ops gross profit, showcasing his knack for strategy and business acumen.

Cole’s work ethic and passion for automotive excellence goes beyond his position at Cole Chevrolet. He actively contributes to the education sector as a member of the Automotive Technology Curriculum Board at Idaho State University’s College of Technology, where he helps prepare the next generation of professionals for the field.

Outside of the car business, Cole leads a diverse and adventurous life, fueled by his belief in the journey of continuous growth and happiness. Moreover, Ryan Cole is a prominent figure in the automotive landscape, steering Cole Chevrolet to new heights while embodying the spirit of constant growth and achievement.