Toyota

Premier Toyota of Newport

285 East Main Road (Rte 138)
Middletown, RI 02842

  • Sales: (888) 362-7687
  • Service: 877-465-9313
  • Parts: 888-618-0254

Staff


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

  • Joe Laham
    Dealer Principal

    Premier has proudly been in business for over 30 years.  Premier Toyota of Newport opened on November 29, 2010.  Joe is a proud father of five children who all work with him at Premier.  

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  • Jacqueline N. Laham
    General Manager
    (401) 619-8801

    Jacqueline is Joe Laham's second oldest daughter and grew up in the dealership her whole life.  After completing her masters degree in Criminal Justice, she decided to join her father and siblings in the automotive industry.  She joined the Toyota family in November of 2010 when her father opened Premier Toyota.  Jacqueline continues her family's proud tradition of outstanding customer service and Pure Price process. Since joining the the Toyota team, Jacqueline has been enjoying meeting clients every day - if you haven't met her yet, feel free to stop by to introduce yourself.  

    Jacqueline's favorite Toyota is a Venza.

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  • Oscar LiDonni
    General Sales Manager
    (401) 619-5400 x1155

    Oscar joined the Premier family in 2011.  Oscar has been in the automotive industry for over 20 years.  Oscar is our Pure Price champion who enjoys really getting to know customers instead of haggling back and forth over price.  Oscar favorite part about working at Premier is that it is a family owned and operated business.  Outside of work Oscar enjoys the daily crossword puzzle in the newspaper, fishing and spending time with his wife and three children.  

    Oscar's favorite Toyota vehicle is a 4Runner.

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  • Nikolaus W. Kischko
    Business Manager
    (401) 619-5400 x1150

    Nik joined the Premier family in 2010.  Nik enjoys working one on one with all the customers as a Business Manager. Nik utilizes his leadership, business skill and customer service to help make the car buying experience second to none.  Nik has been happily married for five years and is a proud father of two daughters.  


    Niks favorite Toyota vehicle is the Prius c.

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  • Najla Camilo
    Client Coordinator
    (401) 619-5400 x 1151

    Najla joined the Premier family in April 2015.


    Najla's favorite Toyota vehicle is the Camry Hybrid.

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  • Victoria Rose Gotra
    Client Coordinator
    401-619-5400 x1151

    Victoria Rose is Joe Laham's youngest of five children, and has been involved in the car business her whole life.  Victoria Rose enjoys constantly delivering outstanding customer service.  When not at work Victoria Rose enjoys traveling, working out and spending time with her husband and two Maltese dogs.

    Victoria Rose's favorite Toyota vehicle is the Prius.

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  • Robert DeMagistris
    Client Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1157

    Bob joined the Premier family in November 2010.  Bob has over 15 years experience in the automotive business, and has been thoroughly dedicate to delivering the highest level of customer service.  Bob enjoys representing the Toyota brand and exhibits leadership qualities in the Sales Department.  


    Bob favorite Toyota vehicle is a Avalon.

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  • Jennifer Cotoia
    Assistant Client Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1156

    Jennifer joined the Premier family in April 2015.


    Jennifer's favorite Toyota vehicle is the Camry SE.

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  • Mark Correia
    Client Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1152

    Marc joined the Premier family in May of 2014.  Mark strives to provide the best customer service to all clients before, during and after their purchase.  When Mark is not at work he enjoys spending time with his wife and children. 


    Mark's favorite Toyota is the RAV4.

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  • Javier Cortes
    Client Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1162

    Javier joined the Premier family in November of 2012.  Javier is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.  Javier gains the most satisfaction in knowing that he has a key role in keeping his customers on the road in a safe and dependable vehicle.  Javier enjoys the snow during the winter and camping with his wife, kids and grandkids.


    Javier's favorite Toyota is the Avalon XLE.

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  • J. Matthew Hill
    Client Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1154

    Matt joined the Premier family in October of 2013.  New to the automotive business and a natural self-starter, Matt takes pride in his work and strives to make sure that his customers are always completely satisfied.  Matt is a proud father and step father of 5 children who he loves to play and coach basketball, soccer and baseball during his free time. 

    Matt's favorite Toyota is a Camry XLE. 

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  • Greg Anderson
    Certified Client Advisor
    (401) 619-8861

    Greg joined the Premier family in April of 2015.

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  • Robert Wall
    Service Manager
    (401) 619-5400 x1130


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  • Natasha Lynch
    Service Client Coordinator
    (401) 619-5400 x1131

    Natasha joined the Premier family in March 2015.


    Natasha's favorite Toyota vehicle is the Corolla LE.

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  • Jeff Soares
    Service Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1132


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  • Stephanie Finan
    Service Advisor
    (401) 619-8833


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  • Adam Monteiro
    Service Advisor
    (401) 619-5400 x1134


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  • Ryan Pratt
    ServiceForeman
    (401) 619-5400 x1135

    Ryan joined the Premier family in 2010.


    Ryan's favorite Toyota vehicle is the Tacoma.

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  • Mike Henry
    Service Technician
    (877) 465-9313


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  • Paul White
    Service Technician
    (877) 465-9313


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  • Eric Almilli
    Technician


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  • Ryan Cigarrilha
    Technician
    (877) 465-9313


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  • Ralph Paz
    Technician


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  • Dmitri Kaplan
    Service Technician
    (877) 465-9313


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  • Andrew Goyette
    Certified Service Technician


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  • Kevin Ferraria
    Technician


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  • Brandon Rogue
    Technician
    401-619-5400


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  • Steven Stefanac
    Technician
    401-619-5400


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  • Ron Robitaille
    Parts Manager


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  • Tony Sousa
    Parts Advisor
    (888) 618-0254


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  • Scott Daluz
    Parts Advisor
    (888) 618-0254


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  • Jeff Amaral
    Parts Driver
    401-619-5400


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  • Earl Kennedy
    Collision Center Manager


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  • Denise Arruda
    Collision Center Administrator


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  • Nathan Lima
    Collision Advisor
    401-619-5400 x1111


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  • Andrew Abhela
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Chris Barlow
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Dan Vater
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Bob Zimmerman
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Ken Siebert
    Collision Specialist


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  • Michael Macdonough
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • TJ LaBao
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Shane Nasser
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400

    Shane joined the Premier family in May of 2014. 

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  • Josh Kennedy
    Collision Specialist
    (401) 619-5400


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  • Cathy Violet
    Office Manager
    (401)619-5400 x1120


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  • Casey Gustafson
    Administration
    (401)619-5400 x1121


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  • Mary Callahan
    Administration
    (401) 619-5400 x1123


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  • Kelly Alexander
    Administration
    (401) 619-5400 x1124


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