At Kelly’s Garage we pride ourselves on our friendly and helpful staff and award winning premises. We have grown the business over the years based on the assurance of good quality service, constant training in the latest innovations of the motor industry and equipment investment and we are grateful to many customers for their repeat business and referrals.
Meet the Kelly’s Garage Ltd team below:
Elaine Whelan - Administration
Elaine Whelan (nee Kelly) has worked for Kelly’s Garage Ltd for over 30 years. She has grown up with the business and worked in every area of it except the workshop! “Moving with the times is imperative” in her opinion but maintaining standards is equally important. She is especially fond of the customers that she met 30 years ago and continues to deal with every year.
Donnacha (Donnie) Daly - Mechanic
Donnie Daly has worked as a mechanic for over 20 years and has attended proficiency courses in Renault while working for Eric Leonard Motors. He is a local man and well known in the area and believes that success comes from “keeping your customer happy”
John Kelly Jnr - Bodyshop
John Kelly Jnr takes care of customer Crash Repairs and deals with all major Insurance Companies. He qualified as a Vehicle Body Repairer and Spray Painter in 1990 and has worked ever since at Kelly’s Garage where he has built up a loyal customer base over the years. John has modernised the onsite facilities recently with a brand new Spray Booth in order to uphold the Environmental Best Practice Certification.
Paul Burke - Sales Manager
Paul Burke completed his apprenticeship in DIT Bolton Street and returned to complete a
Technicians Diploma and course in Garage Management. Recently he attended courses in the latest innovations in Diesel Fuel and Emissions and Hybrid technology and he considers it essential to keep up with the advances in the motor industry. He uses his motor experience and knowledge when sourcing and selling cars to provide the best quality product and service for customers.
Vivienne Sheppard - Marketing
Vivienne Sheppard has worked for Kelly’s Garage for over 20 years. She primarily takes care of the Internet Advertising for Car Sales as well as office duties and she enjoys the variety of her work which requires regular upskilling.
John Kelly Snr
John Kelly went to England in the 50’s where he worked and attended polytechnical college in Croydon and returned to Ireland to start his own business in a premises beside the current site. In 1963 he bought the corner field on Dublin Road, Lusk and built the Garage where he was supported by the surrounding Fingal community in which he was well known. He retired in 2000 but continues to open up every morning well before everyone arrives.