Shawntele Green – P.O.W.E.R.ful Woman

Owner, Star Automotive | 129 Enterprise Dr., Gretna


Star Automotive is a full-service repair and maintenance center providing a valuable service at a reasonable cost. Star Automotive is known for caring, maintaining and meeting the needs of vehicles through complete automotive repair. 

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Q: What can you tell us about your business?

A: Everyone benefits from Star Automotive: the customers, the community, and the company. We operate on trust, loyalty and integrity of the quality and the services provided to our customers.

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Our competition edge lies in the vision of our clients, who understand that a visit does not just include repairing their vehicle, it includes the entire service experience, from a listening ear to an inspirational conversation.

We are a family owned and operated center, servicing the automotive industry for over 30 years.

We offer high-quality repair service that is efficient, effective and elite.

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Q: What were your biggest obstacles?

A: When we formed our company, we ended up filing bankruptcy, lost our home and had no money when we rented our first building on trust. Our biggest obstacles became bad credit and money issues, but obstacles do not make me draw back, they make me stronger. 


Q: What is your biggest focus? 

A: We are coming up on our 10th anniversaryin June 2018. Our goal is to buy our first piece of land and build our automotive shop. 


Q: What was the best advice you ever received? 

A: The best advice I have ever received is "Be True To Yourself." 


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