John P. "Jack" Pearl (Founder) Family-owned Pearl Automotive has provided quality new and pre-owned automobiles to Central Illinois for over 35 years. Jack Pearl founded this world-class organization on the principle of offering only the most reliable cars and helping consumers maintain their investments through top-of-the-line parts and service.
Pearl Automotive associates are passionate about their craft, averaging more than 15 years in their positions. We envision a strong outlook for the future of our dealerships, with increased opportunity to serve central Illinois through innovative offerings and unsurpassed customer service. In our 35 years of dedication to the industry, we have illustrated a commitment to growth and plan to continue expanding through acquisitions of dealerships and personnel to meet the increasing needs of our customers.
Gary Pearl (CEO) Gary joined Pearl Companies in 1985 and has been the company's Chief Executive Officer since 1998. Gary also serves as the Dealer Principal for Pearl Automotive. He provides the entire Pearl Companies team with a wealth of knowledge and experience, which he developed during his years working in various sales, marketing, and operations divisions. Gary is deeply involved in every aspect of the business and is committed to continuing Pearl's tradition of innovation.History of Pearl Automotive
The Pearl Automotive family began with the acquisition of Honda World of Peoria, Illinois, from 1977 to 2000. Our current dealerships include: