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Phil Valenti, Ford Certified Sales Manager New, Used,
585-475-1211 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!

John Cortese Jr, Ford Sales Manager
585-475-1211 Ext 327

Zach Sypolt, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 314

Josiah Heath, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 304

Kayla Gannon, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 313

Serena Andreywski, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 317

David Vito, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 307

Cardell Bouie, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 320

Brandon Buck, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext 316

Lisa Godar, Acquisitions Manager
585-475-1211 Ext 319


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