Don and his late wife Brenda opened the doors to DRS in 1991 as an auction business. Mr. Sowers started his career managing McLean Trucking’s salvage business in Winston-Salem for 19 ½ years. When McLean went bankrupt in the mid-1980s, he suddenly had to find another way to make a living. The dream of D.R.S. suddenly became a reality.
Don enjoys traveling, fishing, & spending time with his family.
Vice President of Operations
Nathan Sowers manages all operations at the auction warehouses in Advance, NC. He oversees all employees, manages all incoming freight, & sets plans in motion. His wife Lindsey also plays a huge part in human resources at the Advance & Reedy Creek locations. They are kept busy by their two boys, Mason & Landon. In Nathan's free time he enjoys hunting, traveling, camping, sports, and attending Pinedale Christian Church with his family
Vice President of Operations Retail Store
Jim Mitchell, son-in-law to Don Sowers, runs the operations at the DRS Retail Store in Reedy Creek. He is very busy keeping the shelves stocked for the community. Ceretha, his wife is a principal for Forsyth County Schools. They have two grown boys, Chase (wife Carley) & Justis. In Jim's free time he loves playing golf, sports, traveling, & spending time with his precious family.