Executive Spotlight: Kevin Killilea

Executive Spotlight is a series of biographies on the executive staff of the Soave Automotive Group, a division of Soave Enterprises that owns both Aristocrat Motors and Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City. The Soave Automotive Group seeks to deliver the finest in automobiles to the most discerning customers in Kansas City, all while providing exceptional customer service.

Kevin PictureKevin Killilea is the Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Operating Officer of The Soave Automotive Group.

With nearly 50 years of experience in the automotive business, Kevin has worked in and around dealerships his entire life. Starting out at his family’s Oldsmobile dealership in Indiana, he has worked for a number of large auto groups throughout his career, having been with The Soave Automotive Group since 2004.

Kevin’s primary roles within the auto group include overseeing the financial health of the business, IT operations, Human Resources, accounting, and our office staff. He works closely with the executive team  in the day to day operations of the business as well as working closely with the company’s fixed operations business.

Kevin lives in Overland Park, KS with his wife and family, and is an avid cyclist in his spare time. In addition, Kevin serves on the board of Sleepyhead Beds, a local charity dedicated to providing beds for underprivileged children in the Kansas City area. He also works on the Live Auction Committee for the St. Thomas Aquinas Annual Extravaganza Auction. He was previously  the Treasurer of the Holy Spirit Catholic School Parents Association, and the Chairman of the school’s Annual Gala Charity Auction.

The Soave Automotive Group is comprised of Aristocrat Motors and Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City. Representing Mercedes-Benz , Porsche, Jaguar, Land Rover, Maserati, smart, and Sprinter commercial vehicles, we strive to offer the greatest customer service experience in Kansas City. The Soave Automotive Group is led by President Marion Battaglia, and Kevin Killilea, Vice-President, CFO, and COO. Visit us online at www.SoaveAutomotiveGroup.com , www.AristocratMotors.com, and www.MB-KC.com .