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Phil Valenti, Ford Certified Sales Manager New, Used,
585-424-3000 Ext 324

Phil brings his enthusiasm and energy to the automobile business and is a professional through and through, Ford Certified Sales and Leasing. Phil is a great addition to our management team! Stop by and see him today.

Phil is an avid sports fan, especially basketball! Go Figure!

Dave Eichelberger, Ford Certified Sales Manager, New Used
585-424-3000 Ext 327

Dave is a Ford Master Certified Sales & Leasing Manager with over 8 years of dedicated service with Cortese. Dave is responsible for managing our large new vehicle inventory as well as working with customers to help them fit their vehicle wishes into their vehicle budget. 

Dave is happily married family man with 4 children, he's a Veteran of the U.S. Navy! He's an outdoor enthusiast, loves hiking, off-roading, bull dogs, and all things American!

Tom Ciavarri ,
Sales & Leasing Consultant

Tom is a Ford Certified Sales & Leasing Consultant and Truck Certified, with over 10 years of dedicated service with Cortese. Tommy prides himself on his consistently high customer satisfaction score given to him by his customers.

Tommy's an avid race fan, and loves working on his 09 Mustang GT, and Loves his dog Watson! and his Wife 

See Tommy today for all your automotive needs.

Bryce Seeley, Sales & Leasing Consultant

Alfred Nickerson, Sales & Leasing Consultant

Serena Andreywski, Sales & Leasing Consultant

David Vito, Sales & Leasing Consultant

David Coleman, Sales & Leasing Consultant

Ryan Jackson, Sales & Leasing Consultant


Finance & Insurance

Chris Whaling, Business Manager

Darren Sneddon,
Business manager

Darren is a born and raised in Hilton, he's a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology in 1996, with a Bachelors in Finance. He started in the automobile business over 14 years ago. We're excited to have Darren on our team and welcome all his past customers to come see him at Cortese Ford. 

Darren is an avid runner and enjoys his free time with his son and daughter and working in his yard.
He's also a fairly good golfer.



Keith Osier, Service Manager

Keith is a Ford Master Certified Service Manager with over 17 years of dedicated service with Cortese, 22 overall. Keith is responsible for managing one of the finest groups of technicians in the automotive business today! As well as maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction and Fix it Right(the first time) Scores in the industry.

Keith is happily married and the proud father of 2 children who are active sports enthusiasts.

Patrick Zimmerman,
Assistant Service Manager

Patrick is a Master Certified Service Advisor who has over six years experience in the field. He prides himself on keeping a high customer service satisfaction score by taking the time to make sure his customers have a clear understanding of their vehicles necessary maintenance and repairs.

Patrick enjoys boating, dirt bikes, going to the gym, trips to Florida, shopping on Amazon?

He's also the commissioner of the Cortese Ford Fantasy Football League, and champion.  

Darren Van Orden , Ford Certified Service Advisor

Darren has been with Cortese for 25 years and has worked his way up from lot man, rental agent, body shop asst. manager, to service. Darren has been and continues to be an asset to our store because of one simple reason, he cares, and that's reflected in his loyal customer following! He's a Master Certified Service Advisor, and a people person.

Darren enjoys his family time, riding motorcycles, working on his '70 T-Bird, and keeping up on worldly events.   

Al Rosetter, Service Advisor

Al has over 30 years experience in the automobile business, 8 with Cortese Ford. He' a Ford Certified Service Advisor. He takes pride in helping others and maintaining a high customer service satisfaction score. 

Al enjoys spending time with his grandkids, camping, adventure walks, and sight seeing.



Devin Taylor,
Parts Manager

Devin has 16 years experience in Ford Parts and is working on his next level into management. He is Ford Parts Manager Certified-Parts Counter Certified & Parts Wholesale Certified.

Devin plays guitar and bass in bands.

Mark Rowland, Parts Counter

Mark has been locating, stocking, & ordering parts for 42 years!

Great job Mark! Ford Certified Parts Service

Mark is a Brongo Horseshoe Member, Antique Auto Collector, and Antique Toy Collector.  

John Dugo, Parts Counter

John has 37 years in the parts business, almost 32 with Cortese. He is Ford Parts Service Certified. Parts Parts and more Parts.

John enjoys bowling, spending time with his family especially his grandchildren!

Frank Sage, Parts Counter