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Sales

STEVE PONTE JR.
General Manager
(315) 866-5080

Steve Ponte Jr. leads our Sales Department as General Manager, and you've probably seen him on our commercials each month! Steve lives locally in Ilion with his wife and two daughters, and loves spending time with his family when he's not at work! His favorite Chevy is the Chevy Tahoe.

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MATT KANE
Sales Manager
(315) 866-5080

Matt Kane is the Sales Manager at Steet Ponte Chevy and a longtime employee here, having started working with us as a Finance Manager and was promoted in late 2016! Matt is a local resident of Ilion, NY where he lives with his wife and kids who he loves spending time with! He is an outdoorsman, and loves hunting, mountain climbing, and snowmobiling. His favorite Chevy vehicle is the Chevy Camaro!

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DAN BROWN
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Dan Brown, or, "Brownie" as you'll hear us refer to him as, is a longtime employee of Steet Ponte Chevy! He lives locally in Herkimer with his wife and kids. His favorite Chevy is the Corvette, of course! When he's not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family at home.

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MIKE CORIA
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Mike Coria is a Sales & Leasing Consultant who lives locally in Ilion, NY! He started working with us in late 2020, and his favorite Chevy is the Chevy Silverado Trailboss. In his spare time, Mike likes to play the drums and guitar.

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RICH DULAK
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Rich Dulak is a Sales & Leasing Consultant and has been working with us for a few years. He enjoys meeting new customers and learning about the Chevy lineup! Rich lives locally in Ilion, and his favorite Chevy is the Corvette. He enjoys running in his spare time, and maintaining his health and fitness!

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JEFF MILLER
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Jeff Miller is a Sales & Leasing Consultant who started working with us in early 2020! He lives locally here in Herkimer, NY and is a great addition to our team here! He loves spending time with his family and friends, and also loves jiujitsu. His favorite Chevy is the Chevy Silverado.

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TOM MOORE
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Tom Moore is Sales & Leasing Consultant and a longtime employee of Steet Ponte Chevy! He lives in Ilion, not too far away from our store, and his favorite Chevy is the Chevy Malibu. When he's not at work, you can catch him on the golf course!

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BOB RODGERS
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(315) 866-5080

Bob is a Sales & Leasing Consultant at Steet Ponte Chevy and a longtime employee here! He resides locally in Mohawk, NY and his favorite Chevy is the Chevy Colorado. In his spare time, he enjoys playing pool and spending time with family and friends!

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Service

PATRICK DOHERTY
Service Manager
(315) 866-5080

Patrick Doherty is the Service Manager Advisor at Steet Ponte Chevy who started working with us in late 2018 and was recently promoted from Service Advisor to Manager in 2020! Patrick lives locally, right here in Herkimer, NY, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, and riding his Harley Davidson in the warm weather! His favorite Chevy is the Chevy Suburban.

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TIM ABRAMS
Body Shop Manager
(315) 866-5080

Tim Abrams is our Body Shop Manager at Steet Ponte Chevy! He was recently promoted to Manager in early 2021! Tim comes to us with 24 years of experience in the Automotive Service industry, with 21 years as a Certified Technician! Rest assured, Tim knows your vehicle inside and out, probably better than you do. He lives locally in Cedarville, NY, with roots from our very own Herkimer, NY. In his spare time, Tim enjoys riding his motorcycle, golfing and boating, and spending time with family and friends.

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JOSH EMERSON
Service Advisor
(315) 866-5080

Josh Emerson is a Service Advisor at Steet Ponte Chevy who started working with us in mid-2021! He lives locally in Mohawk, NY, and in his spare time he loves working on cars! His favorite Chevy is the Chevy C10.

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RENEE GONZALEZ
Service Advisor
(315) 866-5080

Renee is a Service Advisor at Steet Ponte Chevy who has been with our store for over 2 years now. She was recently promoted to Service Advisor as she worked in our wash bay! Renee lives locally in Ilion, NY and enjoys spending time with family and friends outside of work. Her favorite Chevy is the Chevy Silverado Z71!

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JOHN MAHER
Service Advisor
(315) 866-5080

John Maher is a Service Advisor here at Steet Ponte Chevy and longtime employee! He has many years of experience in all departments of our store and is enjoying meeting new customers in his new role! John lives locally in Herkimer, NY with his family. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

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PARTS

PETER PAUL
Parts Manager
(315) 866-5080

Peter Paul is the Parts Manager at Steet Ponte Chevy. He has earned the General Motors Mark of Excellence and GM World Class Technician Title of "Mr. Goodwrench" among many others, so you can be assured he is knowledgeable and is also just as friendly to serve you. Steet Ponte sold Peter his first Chevy Silverado when he started with the company back in 1999 and he has driven Chevys ever since!
In Peter's time off he has given back to the community with his family and volunteers with Herkimer BOCES and USAF Civil Air.

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RYAN ELTHORP
Parts Consultant
(315) 866-5080


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CHUCK WARN
Parts Consultant
(315) 866-5080


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FINANCE

SEAN BARRY
Finance Manager
(315) 866-5080

Sean Barry is the Finance Manager at Steet Ponte Chevy and has been working with the Auto Group for over five years now! Sean has many years of experience in the Auto Industry, and lives locally in Utica, NY. In his spare time, he loves spending time with his wife and daughter, and watching and playing Hockey! His favorite team is the NY Rangers. Sean's favorite Chevy is the Chevy Silverado.

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INTERNET

BRADY LAWRENCE
Business Development Representative
(315) 866-5080

Brady Lawrence is the Business Development Representative at Steet Ponte Chevy who started working with us in mid-2021! If you have a question about inventory or want to start a purchase, Brady is the one you'll be talking to! Brady lives locally in Ilion, NY, and in his spare time he enjoys playing bass guitar and watching hockey, especially his favorite team, the Washington Capitals! His favorite Chevy is the Chevy Suburban. 

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DEALER PRINCIPAL

STEVE PONTE SR
Owner
(315) 866-5080

Steve Ponte Sr. has been working in the car business for over 30 years! He lives locally in Herkimer, NY with his wife, where they raised their four children. Steve's son, Steve Jr. also works in the family business! Steve is an avid golfer, having golfed at some of the world's best courses. He loves to spend time with his family, especially with his nine grandchildren, and taking their family trips to Lake George, Florida, and Disney!

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JOE STEET SR
Owner
(315) 866-5080

Joe Steet Sr. has been working in the car business his entire life starting at age 11 reconditioning cars for his father and uncle's business, United Auto Sales! He lives locally in New Hartford, NY with his wife where they raised their two children, Joe Jr. and Carly, who also work in the family business! In the warmer weather, he loves riding his Harley Davidson with his wife, skiing at Gore Mountain in the winters, and spending time at his camp in Indian Lake in the summers with his family, especially his two grandchildren.

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