Chairman & CEO
Spitzer Management Inc.
Education: Baldwin Wallace University, bachelor’s degree
Toughest Challenge: Dealing with the Great Recession when thousands of auto dealers lost their franchises
Most Inspiring Person: My late father, John A. Spitzer
Best Advice: Discipline yourself to be a good listener.
Proudest Moment: The day President Barack Obama signed legislation that resulted in more than 1,000 car dealerships getting their franchises back as a result of a nationwide grassroots effort spearheaded by an organization that I formed and helped lead
What Keeps Me Up at Night: As long as all around me are healthy and the economy is sound, I sleep like a baby.
What’d I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: Always stay humble. No matter how successful you become, never read your press clippings.