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Sales

MATT KANE
General Sales Manager
(315) 866-5080

Matt Kane is the General 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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STEVE PONTE JR.
Sales Manager
(315) 866-5080

Steve Ponte Jr. leads our Sales Department as our Sales 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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BOB RODGERS
Internet Sales Manager
(315) 866-5080

Bob is Internet Sales Manager at Steet Ponte Chevy and a longtime employee here. If you'r looking at a specific vehicle on our website, he's the one that will give you more information! He resides 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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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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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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Service

PATRICK DOHERTY
Service Advisor
(315) 866-5080

Patrick Doherty is a Service Advisor at Steet Ponte Chevy who started working with us in late 2018! 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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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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DAN HECTUS
Body Shop & Service Advisor
(315) 866-5080

Dan Hectus holds the title of Body Shop Advisor, as well as Service Advisor. Dan has over 40 years of experience in the Body Shop and Auto Industry, having started in 1975!! He lives locally in Newport, NY. If you have any questions, concerns or need an update while your vehicle is in our Body Shop, please do not hesitate to give Dan a call!

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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

MIKE GRUET
Parts Manager
(315) 866-5080


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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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DEALER PRINCIPAL

STEVE PONTE SR
Owner
(315) 866-5080

Steve Ponte Sr. has been in the car business for over 30 years having started his career at this very store when it was the former Len Brown Chevrolet! He resides in Herkimer with his wife where they raised their 4 children. Steve is an avid Golfer, and has played in some of the best courses in the world! He loves spending time with his children and grandchildren, taking their annual trips to Florida and Lake George!

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JOE STEET SR
Owner
(315) 866-5080

Joe Steet Sr. has been in the car business his entire life, beginning at age 11 reconditioning cars at his Father and Great Uncle's store, United Auto Sales of Utica! Joe lives in New Hartford with his wife, where they raised their two children, Joe Jr. & Carly, who also work in the family business. In his spare time, he loves spending time with his family at their camp in Indian Lake, riding his motorcycle, and skiing in the winter!

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