Our Founders

About The Founders

Co-Founder of Club Auto Sport
John Davis
Co-Founder and Co-Managing Member
Phone: 408.428.0428
Email: [email protected]

John is the former chairman and CEO of Air Systems, Inc. – a leader in the HVAC business and related areas which he founded in 1974. Under John’s leadership, Air Systems achieved annual revenues of greater than $265 million and employed 1,500 people. John sold Air Systems in 2007 – changing lanes and shifting gears. He is currently president of TMFC, Inc., an investment management consulting firm based at Club Auto Sport.

Motorsports are one of John’s passions. In addition to his outstanding collection of historical cars which he shares within the TMFC Museum located at suite 101 within Club Auto Sport, he races a number of celebrity and vintage cars at tracks throughout the West.

John was a founder of the Historic Stock Car Racing Series (HSCRS), a group that is dedicated to the restoration, preservation, and continued competition of authentic former NASCAR stock cars. He continues to be a member of the HSCRS competition committee.

John served in the U.S. Army – including a tour of Vietnam from 1967 – 1969, and he graduated from San Jose State University in 1970. He is active in numerous professional and charitable organizations and has won a number of awards including the American Cancer Society Award, Boy Scouts Distinguished Citizens Award, Business Journal Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Junior Achievement Award, Silicon Valley Entrepreneurial Award, San Jose Magazine Legacy Award, San Jose State Engineering Award.

club auto sport ralph borelli
Ralph Borelli
Co-Founder and Co-Managing Member
Email: [email protected]

Ralph is chairman of Borelli Investment Company, which he led for nearly 35 years. The firm was founded in 1955 by his father, Nelo, and Ralph joined in 1973 at age 19. Ralph continues to direct a number of real estate projects for the company today.

Ralph is the President of Borelli Motor Sports, an anchor business located at suite 211 within Club Auto Sport. Motorsports have long been a passion of Ralph’s. He holds a vintage Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) racing license, and is also a member of the Green Flag Driving Association and the Nor-Cal Shelby Club. Ralph owns several race cars including the #22 Maxwell House car, a 1991 Ford Thunderbird that raced on the Winston Cup circuit from 1991 to 1993, including capturing the pole position at the Daytona 500 in 1992.

Ralph received his degree from San Jose State University in 1976. He is a member of numerous trade and charitable organizations, and has won a variety of real estate industry awards including Broker of the Year four times.