Max Eder was raised and educated in Santa Cruz County. He is married, has a beautiful family, loves this area, and is committed to being involved in our community. His career began as a young boy changing oil in Mercedes Benz at his family’s Mercedes repair facility. Since that time he has developed a superb understanding of the complete workings of the car he passionately loves, and is extremely qualified to navigate its complex computer systems. Recently he completed a rigorous program of factory certification by Mercedes Benz and received their “Standards of Excellence” diploma. Max is also an ASE, IMAC, BOSCH fuel injection systems, certified technician.

In his spare time, Max enjoys spending time with his family, surfing and hiking in the Santa Cruz mountains. A formula 1 enthusiast, max also enjoys spending a day at the “track” with his young son watching all forms of motor sports.

Nick Schermann is a ASE certified technician at Circle Star Motors. Nick is a trained De Anza Auto Tech graduate.. He enjoys learning new techniques and technologies and also enjoys working with all the great people at Circle Star.  In his spare time away from work he loves to tinker with his 1967 Pontiac Catalina, his Ford F250 truck, and classic 1981 Mastercraft ski boat. He also enjoys riding his 1098 Ducati motorcycle.  He dreams of one day being rich enough so he can stay clean while someone else works on his cars!

Zach Fish: Shop assistant. Zach is currently enrolled at Monterey Peninsula College automotive program. Zach has 2 years of shop experience working at Circle Star Motors and is a Technician in development. Zach states the best things about his job are the people he works with, being around Mercedes Benz vehicles, and learning something new everyday.

In his spare time Zach enjoys riding motorcycles, skateboarding, and working on his own car. In the future, he looks forward to owning his own shop one day.