Meet Our Staff – Wil Cardona

Tom's Foreign Auto Parts Wil Cardona

Wil’s been on our sales team since 2007 serving our local retail and commercial customers. In his younger years Wil worked for us as a dismantler after graduating from W F Kaynor RVTS in 1990 where he studied Auto Body Technology. He left Tom’s to work at a local dealership selling cars. In 2007 Wil came back to work for us in sales and hasn’t looked back.

Wil’s got a positive attitude and excellent customer service skills. If prompt, accurate and courteous service is what you’re after then Wil is your guy. With years of customer service experience under his belt, he continues to shine as a star employee here at Tom’s Foreign. He’s also fluent in Spanish and provides top notch service to all of our Spanish speaking customers.

Wil is a family man and currently lives in Waterbury with his wife and kids. When he’s not spending time with the family you can find him deep into his music. He’s a music fanatic when he’s not at work and is currently the lead singer for one of CT’s premier classic rock bands, Unfinished Business.

Give Wil a call at
800-255-6656 ext 101

Meet Our Staff – Ed Pol

Meet Ed Pol…

Ed currently lives in Torrington CT and works full time at Tom’s Foreign as our e-Commerce customer service rep. Ed graduated from Oliver Wolcott Technical High School in 2000 and studied 4 years of engineering. He also worked for his father’s service station for over 15 years as a mechanic doing general automotive repairs while he studied for a certificate from Northwestern Connecticut Community College for Computer Systems Administration.

Ed started here at Tom’s Foreign in 2007 as a counter guy before taking on the customer service duties of eBay in 2008. With our ever growing internet business, Ed now handles sales for all of the online market places we sell on. Ed enjoys helping people get the correct parts they need to fix their car and gets satisfaction knowing that he helped get their car back on the road. Ed does his best to help every customer and always explains that “There’s no such thing as a stupid question!” He also firmly believes that “Buying a Lifetime Guarantee is a No Brainer!”

Ed’s a gamer and enjoys playing all the latest games in his free time like Modern Warfare 3, Battlefield 3, and NHL 2012. Ed also enjoys spending time with his Girl Friend and family on the weekends and enjoys the occasional night out with friends.  If you’re looking at parts on eBay or one of the various marketplaces we sell on, then Ed’s the guy you’ll be talking to!



Meet our Staff – John Marques

Meet John Marques…

John currently lives in Naugatuck CT and works full time at Tom’s Foreign as our Sales Manager. John graduated Kaynor Technical High School in 1995 after taking 4 years of automotive classes. After school, he took up a job at well respected European garage where he worked for over 11 years. At the shop John became very familiar with high end European cars of all kinds.

In 2006 John joined us here at Tom’s Foreign where his positive attitude and people skills make him a great addition to our sales team. John’s an honest guy and tells it like it is, he always says “If we don’t have it, you don’t need it” which shows just how dedicated he is to finding the right part for each and every customer.

Johns a car guy and works on cars in his own garage all the time. When he’s not spending time with his wife, 3 kids, and 2 dogs, you’ll find him out in the garage under the hood of a car. He’s currently building a 1962 Pro Street Impala with a blown 383 SBC that’s tubbed and fully street legal. If you need a foreign auto part or some help with your European car, John’s the guy to call!


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