Eddie Napleton

 Eddie Napleton Information & Background

Eddie Napleton, a fourth-generation auto retailer with the Napleton Automotive Group. Being a member of one of America's preeminent automotive dealership families has taught him invaluable lessons in all aspects of the car dealership business. His father, Ed Napleton, along with three of his siblings, are still involved in the day-to-day operations of the group.

Eddie Napleton : Interests

Eddie Napleton's passion has always been for the automotive industry and how to make it better for customers and businesses alike. Outside of the automotive industry though, Eddie is an avid golfer, loves all Chicago sports teams, but is most passionate about the Chicago Bears. He has held many positions throughout the auto industry dating back to his childhood.  He has gained much experience in all levels of the auto industry, some of those positions include:
  • Porter
  • Salesman
  • Finance
  • Sales Manager
  • General Manager
  • Platform Director

Outside of his many personal donations, Eddie & His Father Edward Napleton have always believed in supporting not only the communities they serve, but other communities in need as well. 

Eddie Napleton : GM Orientation Day

Eddie Napleton

A few of the donations the Ed Napleton Automotive Group has made recently are:
  • Napleton was named Chairman of the United Way Annual Contribution Drive

  • Frequent Financial Donor to various health organizations including the American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the St. Baldrick's Childhood Cancer Research Foundation

  • Frequent financial donor to humanities and arts foundations including the Art Institute of Chicago and PBS Public Television

  • Frequent financial donor to educational institutions and causes such as Boston College,
    The Center for Science in the Public Interest, Evans Scholars Foundation, Children at the
    Crossroads Foundation, Circle of Friends, Mercy Home for Boys and Girls and various schools

  • Donation of buses to Boston College for use by their athletic programs

  • A donor of the 385-acre open space, natural recreation area, known as the Reservoir Pond to the City of Canton, Massachusetts, a $13.8 million donation

  • Currently planning the transformation of a dealership building to a detailing center employing job-seeking veterans

  • Contributions to the Flint, Michigan Water Drive

Eddie Napleton and his father also believe each store should do their part to help the communities they are in as well.  Each store gets involved in their own community in many different ways, with donations, running for a cause or sending employees to help.

Eddie Napleton Wedding

Jami Napleton : Eddie's Wife

After graduating, Eddie Napleton found himself working his way up through the Napleton Auto Group. Eddie found the love of his life, his wife Jami Wannstedt whom he married shortly after graduating. Eddie and his wife now have three boys and live in the Chicago area, where Jami Napleton is a Second Grade teacher. After spending many years in West Palm Beach, Eddie and Jami relocated back to Chicago where they are originally from.

Eddie & Wife Jami Napleton

ife Jami Napleton

Eddie Napleton and Jami (Wannstedt) Napleton and their three boys pictured above.  Like Eddie, the three boys already love sports, including golf just like their father. Of the three boys, one will still carry on the Eddie Napleton Jr. Name.

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Ed Napleton Automotive Group


One Oakbrook Terrace
Suite 600
Oakbrook Terrace 60181, IL 60181


Eddie Napleton Frequently Asked Questions:

Who is Eddie Napleton?
Eddie Napleton (4th Generation Car Dealer) is one of two sons of Edward Napleton (3rd generation car dealer) President of the Napleton Automotive Group.  Read more Eddie Napleton information above.
What School did Eddie Napleton Attend?
Eddie attended Fenwick High School and after that he went to college at Spring Hill in Mobile, AL.  He also studied in Rome through Loyola University. Eddie Napleton had a desire to learn as much as he could at a young age, and took every opportunity afforded to him.  Even going to school to learn more about the car industry that his family has long been a part of with the Edward Napleton Auto Group.
Eddie Napleton Videos
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Who is Eddie Napleton's wife?
Eddie Napleton is happily Married to Jami (Wannstedt) Napleton. The couple have children together, all of which are boys.  Eddie and Jami have lived in West Palm Beach for a short period, but spent most of their lives in Chicago where they currently live.
Is there any Eddie Napleton News?
While it's not Eddie Napleton News, the Napleton News site is a great source for news on upcoming vehicles and just released vehicles.  There is also coverage of auto shows across the world. The Napleton News site does have some updates on Eddie Napleton and his family but is primarily a auto blog for honest opinions on all different makes and models.  Many times Napleton.News writers get vehicles to test drive before the dealerships even see them. 
Where was Eddie Napleton Born?
Napleton was born in the Chicago, IL area.  He has also spent time in West Palm Beach Florida, like any body with the love for golf would, but Eddie was born in and currently lives in Chicago, IL. He is an avid Bears, Bulls and Cubs fan.