Meet Our Team of Professionals at Cortese Ford


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

Ford & Lincoln

Ron Christiano , General Manager Ford & Lincoln
585-277-3273

Ron has been with Cortese Auto since 1987, starting as a sales consultant for Cortese Dodge, he made top sales consultant in the state of New York for two of his five years, runner up twice, and was promoted to new car and truck sales manager after five years and then general manager of Cortese Ford when John Cortese purchased the  Ford store from the Ford Auto Collection in 2001, and added Lincoln to the group in 2012.

Ron believes in one simple philosophy and has maintained it since day one, it's to Treat Every Person you come into contact with the way you would want to be treated! These are people with wants and needs, help them achieve them and they'll help you achieve yours!

And know what you're talking about!

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Sales

Shane Chapin , Ford Certified Sales Manager New, Used, CPO
585-277-3274

Shane is a Ford Master Certified Sales & Leasing Manager with over 11 years of dedicated service with Cortese. Shane is responsible for managing our large used vehicle inventory as well as working with customers to help them fit their vehicle wishes into their vehicle budget. 

Shane is happily married and the proud father of 5 beautiful children and a U.S. Army Veteran with 9 years service to our country.

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Dave Eichelberger, Ford Certified Sales Manager, New Used
585-277-3264

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!


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Tom Ciavarri ,
Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-277-3268

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.


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Jack Hawes, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211


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Phil Valenti, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211 Ext.304

Phil may be a rookie to the automobile business but he's a professional through and through. Ford Certified Sales and Leasing and is a great addition to our team! Stop by and see him today.

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

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Victor Bay, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-475-1211


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Lou Siragusa, Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-277-3269

Lou, is a Ford Certified Sales & Leasing Consultant who just celebrated his first year in the business. He loves helping people find the vehicle of their preference with out pushing.

Lou's a self proclaimed gearhead who loves modifying cars in his spare time. 

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Cardell Bouie Jr,
Sales & Leasing Consultant
585-277-3264

Cardell is a Ford Certified Sales and Leasing Consultant, he has been with Cortese Ford for over 7 years.

He's a big Basketball and Football fan.

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Bryce Seeley, Sales & Leasing Consultant


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Ryan Pancione, Sales & Leasing Consultant


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Finance & Insurance

Darren Sneddon,
Business manager
585-277-3276

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.


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Jeff Cooper, Finance Manager


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Service

Keith Osier, Service Manager
585-277-3283

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.



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Dave Robinson, Service Manager
585-475-1211 ext.9331


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Darren Van Orden , Ford Certified Service Advisor
585-277-3263

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.   

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Patrick Zimmerman,
Ford Certified Service Advisor
585-277-3262

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.  

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Al Rosetter, Service Advisor
585-277-3285

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.

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Parts

Don Heelon ,
Parts Manager
585-277-3279

Don is a part of the foundation of our building! He's been in the business for 48 years, 45 as a parts manager at this location. He's a Ford Certified Parts Manager meeting all requirements of his position and does a great job managing a huge parts inventory as well as six parts employees.

Donny is a big Nascar fan and enjoys spending time with his wife, daughters, and 3 grandchildren. Enjoys going to the movies and is involved with his church.

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Mark Rowland, Parts Counter
585-277-3284

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.  


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John Dugo, Parts Counter
585-277-3281

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!

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Devin Taylor, Parts Counter Wholesale-Retail
585-277-3282

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.

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Frank Sage, Parts Counter


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