Broadway Automotive president has wanted to work with cars since childhood

Published 9:08 am Friday, July 15, 2016

By Henry Rohlf

Q: What is your name, age and residence?

A: Jeff Nielsen, 53, Albert Lea.

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Q: Where do you work and what is your title?

A: Broadway Automotive Inc, president.


Q: What interests you about automobiles?

A: Everything. How they look, perform and what they can be used for.


Q: What is your favorite car make and model?

A: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro.


Q: What do you like most about your job?

A: The people I deal with are great.


Q: Have you always wanted to work with automobiles? Why or why not?

A: Yes, growing up my dad had a tire shop. I always loved it.


Q: What is your favorite memory working with automobiles? 

A: The time I spent drag racing.


Q: Where did you grow up?

A: Albert Lea.


Q: What are your hobbies?

A: My kids’ high school sports, water skiing, boats, guns, drag racing.


Q: What is your favorite food?

A: Steak.


Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: “Young Frankenstein.”


Q: What is one interesting fact about you?

A: I still barefoot waterski.