MEET THE CREW

EFREN  MERCADO

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Efren has spent the last 23 years in technology, most recently as an IoT Business Consultant at Microsoft where he managed a multi-million dollar portfolio of accounts, comprised of Fortune 100 companies. He brings his business strategy, business development and project management expertise to GT International and will lead the on-going development of the GT International customer engagement platform.

WEBSTER  MERCADO

OWNER & MASTER TECHNICIAN

Webster has spent 20 years in the European automotive industry. One of only three students in his class accepted to Porsche School, he has become one of the most respected and trusted technicians in the Austin area. During his journey as both a tech & manager, he repeatedly saw
a need for three things - more transparency, technical expertise and hassle-free service. He plans to revolutionize the industry with his membership-based business model and is committed to ensure his model will provide
the service people expect & deserve.

JUSTIN  CRAWFORD

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

Justin has spent the last 20 years in the corporate world, most recently in the Public Affairs & Civic Engagement arena. Prior to that, he worked in a business advisory & crisis management role for Fortune 50 companies in multiple industries. Justin, a life-long car enthusiast and gear-head, leads our sales, marketing and communications efforts and is more than excited to finally apply his expertise to his passion.

CLAYTON RALEY

MASTER TECHNICIAN

Clayton graduated at the top of his class at Universal Technical Institute in Houston, TX, and during his time at UTI, he was selected to attend the BMW Master Technician Program in Orlando, FL.  Following graduation, he worked for BMW of Austin where he further honed his skills for 9 years.  Before receiving his degree as a Master BMW Technician, he served 4 years active duty in the U.S. Coast Guard and is currently in his 11th year in the Reserve.  The U.S. Coast Guard’s motto is “Professionalism, Patriotism & Preparedness!”, so in addition to his skills as a Master Technician, this credo makes him an even more welcomed addition to the GT International family.

SEAN MAGILL

APPRENTICE / PORTER

An avid car enthusiast who is currently attending Austin Community College for his degree in Auto Mechanics.  He also has a strong passion for detailing vehicles and has developed a unique & efficient way to showcase the beauty of the cars he touches. His meticulous mindset has helped make him a great asset to the GTI team.