About Us > Meet the Team

Our team may be small, but we're efficient. We've all been together since the beginning, and we get a lot of work done.

Philip Poe - Owner/Service Manager at Made in America/Made in Japan

Philip Poe

Owner/Service Manager


Philip, a technician since 1988, began his career in the Marine Corps. There he became very proficient repairing Hummers, then later in life mastered the Jeep line as a member of the Rough and Ready Jeep Club. Having pushed vehicles to their limits on mountainous trails and race tracks, Philip has learned the many nuances of the workings of automobiles. Philip, an ASE Master Tech for over 20 years, began his career with Made In America / Made In Japan in May of 1998. Philip is now the owner of the downtown location. 




Eddie Hughes - Lead Technician/Shop Foreman at Made in America/Made in Japan

Eddie Hughes

Lead Technician/Shop Foreman


Eddie’s father owned an auto repair shop in Redding, California, so Eddie started repairing cars at an early age. Eddie, a graduate from Sequoia Institute and an ASE Master Tech for 10 years, began his professional career 20 years ago. We are proud to say Eddie has been with us nearly 12 years. 




Steven Corridori - Technician at Made in America/Made in Japan

Steven Corridori



Steve, a natural “tinkerer” since his youth, has been servicing vehicles since 2001. Steve proudly served in the United States Army for four years and is the father of two little girls. Steve, an ASE Master Tech since 2006, loves taking a poorly running vehicle and making it hum. 




Daisy the Dog | Made in America/Made in Japan

Daisy the Dog

Former Customer Service Canine
October 2005 to May 2016


She performed her duties with poise and confidence. Sweet, gentle, and loving, we miss her. Daisy's Commercial


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