About Us

"While working at a dealership, I saw how frustrating it was for people to buy a new car the old fashioned way. I created Cartelligent in 2000 to make the process simple and straightforward. Our team is committed to providing an experience that is as easy and enjoyable as driving your new car home."

 David Shapiro, Founder, Cartelligent


Your car buying team

With Cartelligent, you're never alone—you're backed by a team of specialists who simplify every part of the car-buying process. Just call. We're here to help.

Leadership Team

David Shapiro
Founder & CEO

Passionate entrepreneur, auto industry expert, and car fanatic.

David Fidler

Supreme organizer, spreadsheet enthusiast, and Formula1 aficionado.

Rich Reiber
Director of Sales

Client advocate, team motivator, and amateur sailor.


Alan Diaz
Southern California Branch Manager
Benjie Upcher
Northern California Assistant Branch Manager
Jessica Carstens
Marketing & Operations Manager
Tyler Gray
Purchasing Manager


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