8 Laidlaw Blvd, Unit 4, Markham, ON, L3P 1W6

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Coulson is our resident employee health and wellness advocate, client service representative, and expert sniffer. He is a Canadian Boreal dog and loves to be outdoors.

His name is of Greek origin and means “people of victory”!

Entrance Song: “I’m Too Sexy” – Right Said Fred

Emily Chung


Owner & Automotive Service Technician

Emily is a proud mom of two teenage boys, she just can’t seem to keep her fridge stocked up nowadays! She owns and operates AutoNiche, a family-friendly auto repair shop in Markham. She is a Red Seal Automotive Service Technician, and Automotive Writer with various publications. She also teaches in the Automotive Business School of Canada at Georgian College. Emily holds a degree from the University of Waterloo in Psychology and Business, and her previous jobs include Psychometrist and Human Resources Associate.

She has appeared on various media including Breakfast Television, Cityline, and the Marilyn Denis Show. She is passionate about her work; together with her staff, AutoNiche’s purpose is to bring better communication and client service to the auto repair experience.

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Entrance Song: “Born Ready” – Coby James


Service Advisor

Daniel has a total of over 10 years of experience in the automotive service sector, including 6 years of in-shop experience! He likes playing tabletop games such as Warhammer 40,000 as well as Dungeons & Dragons, and he also enjoys playing guitar.

Entrance song: “Gospel of The Throttle” – Minutes Til Midnight


Automotive Service Technician Apprentice

Rayon decided to get into the trade because he didn’t want to be taken advantage of when it came to fixing his vehicles. He developed his skills with Ford for a few years before joining AutoNiche. He enjoys spending time with his family, rollerblading, and playing basketball. Rayon is also a skilled artist and loves Marvel comics – we wonder what he’d be up to in the multi-verse!

Entrance Song: “Take It” – Dom Dolla


Automotive Service Technician Apprentice

Mamoun joins our team as an automotive service technician apprentice. He loves working with his hands, and has an avid interest in cars. Mamoun likes to play volleyball and fun fact – he can carry on a conversation in Japanese for at least 2 minutes LOL! He doesn’t follow much professional sports, though he does cheer for the FC Bayern Munich!

Entrance song: らしさ – Super Beaver



Automotive Service Technician – Co-op Student

As a co-op student, Riley is passionate and willing to learn more about cars in hopes to open her own shop in the future. She enjoys learning about the mechanical side of cars while appreciating the modifications that can be done. Riley likes being outside and listening to her favourite playlists. She enjoys spending her free time relaxing and watching TV shows, and is currently watching Hell’s Kitchen!

Entrance Song: “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” – Tears For Fears

Katie Sears



Katie joined the AutoNiche team as our Administrator in 2014. She holds a Masters degree in Intercultural Studies (we’re sure she’s secretly doing cultural research on our diverse staff! LOL). She loves to travel with her family and spent many years in Qatar prior to living in Canada. She is our resident American, and likes us so much that she’s recently become Canadian too!

Entrance Song: “No Roots” – Alice Merton

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