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Management

Brendan O'Brien
General Manager
(813) 426-8561

Brendan started with the company in 2002.  He has held the roles of sales person, finance manager, finance director, sales manager, regional finance director and general sales manager before being named the executive manager of Courtesy Nissan of Tampa in 2014.  He was also named the general manager for Courtesy Kia of Brandon in 2019.  At Courtesy Nissan, Brendan and the team have won six consecutive Nissan Global Awards for excellence in sales and customer service.  Both stores consistently rank in the top ten in the country for new and certified pre-owned vehicle sales.  Brendan also serves on Nissan's Dealer Advisory Board where he works closely with the manufacturer to develop programs that enhance the guest experience and dealer performance.  Most recently, Brendan helped Courtesy launch its new Clicklane program, allowing our guests to buy a car from anywhere with completely transactional online car buying.


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Jeremy Harrin
Sales Manager

Jeremy Harrin is a Florida resident hailing from Dade City. He has been with Asbury for over 12 years now. He enjoys going to the gym on his off time.

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Dennis Kaleta
Parts Manager

Dennis is a hard working man with 19 years and counting with Asbury Automotive. He is originally from Chicago, and on his free time he enjoys nature trail walks, bike riding, yard work and working on cars.

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Marco Kanahan
General Sales Manager

Marco is a local from Tampa, Florida with over 4 years at Courtesy Nissan at 20 years with Nissan experience working in the Automotive industry. He enjoys working out or boating on his off time.

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William Mui
Used Car Sales Manager


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Rich Phelps
Service Manager
804-912-3040

Richard phelps is a northerner from Fallston Maryland. He is a devout employee who has been with Asbury Automotive for over 28 years. He is very involved in church, and in his free time he enjoys motorcycles, ATVs, fishing and DIY projects.

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Aaron Smith
F&I Director

Aaron is originally from Phillipsburg, New Jersey with nearly 11 years at Asbury Automotive. Aaron is a family man that enjoys coaching baseball for his son's team, golfing, and bike riding.

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Karim Hamdar
New Car Director

Karim Hamdar was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He has been a part of the Asbury Automotive group for over 8 years. Karim loves water sports especially spear fishing. He also actively donates to the Moffitt Cancer Research.

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Irvin Jackson
New Car Sales Manager

ijackson@courtesycars.com

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Terry Phillips
Vehicle Xchange Director

Terry Phillips has been providing a superior guest experience and Courtesy Nissan of Tamp for over a decade, earning the Nissan Award of Excellence 2011-2020 and the Asbury Most Admired 2015-2019. He enjoys cooking & fishing on his off time and his favorite book is Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison.

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Jonathan Pacheco
Sales Manager

jpacheco1@courtesycars.com

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Lulu Pereira
Customer Relations Manager

Lulu is a Florida native, originally from Plant City. She has been with Asbury for over 8 years, and is very involved in the City Life Church. On her free time she enjoys spending time with family.

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Sales

Mohcine Zidouhia
Sales Advisor


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Oscar Sanchez
Sales Advisor


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Simon Zidouhia
Sales Advisor


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Victor Gonzalez
Sales Advisor


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Jonnavie Ruiz
Sales Advisor


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Juan Ventosa
Sales Advisor


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Luis Talavera
Sales Advisor


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Jacob Rivera
Sales Advisor


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Jason Gomes
Sales Advisor


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Javier Ruiz
Sales Advisor


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Cristian Damelinez
Sales Advisor


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Darrian Silas
Sales Advisor


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Josh Agbi
Sales Advisor

aagbi@courtesycars.com

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Benjamin Walker
Sales Advisor

bwalker4@courtesycars.com

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Malcolm Higgins
Sales Advisor

mhiggins@courtesycars.com

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Oscar Sanchez
Sales Advisor

osanchez@courtesycars.com

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Red Taoufyq
Sales Advisor

rtaoufyq@courtesycars.com

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Kenneth Wilson
New & Used Inventory Specialist

kwilson2@courtesycars.com

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Felix Davila
Sales Advisor

fdavila@courtesycars.com

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Carlos Rodriguez
Sales Advisor

crodriguez3@courtesycars.com

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Tyler Casto
Sales Advisor

tcasto@courtesycars.com

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Jaime Pacheco
Sales Advisor

jpacheco@courtesycars.com

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Finance

Juan Gomez
Finance Manager


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Manal Douai
Finance Manager


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Eric Terry
F&I


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Parts

Daniel Consuegra
Parts Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 3003


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Daniel Jarboe
Parts Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 3002


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James Moore
Parts Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 3005


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Francisco Lucas
Parts Counterperson
813-870-3333 Ext. 3008

flucas@courtesycars.com

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Service

Latasha Langston
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2024


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Jose Bonilla
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2004

jbonillavazquez@courtesycars.com

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Kevin Ragano
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2005

kragano@courtesycars.com

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Samuel Velez
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2022

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Bryan Perry
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2013

bperry@courtesycars.com

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Michael Tibbs
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2019


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Jasmine Morgan
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2003


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Alphonso Johnson
Service Advisor
813-870-3333 Ext. 2030


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Joseph Russek
Assistant Service Manager
813-870-3333 Ext. 2009

jrussek@courtesycars.com

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Shahram Aghaie
Service Technician

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Angelo Alfonso
Service Technician

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Matthew Avila
Service Technician

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Dino Berberovic
Service Technician

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Gary Burke
Service Technician

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Bernard Cruse
Service Technician

bcruse@courtesycars.com

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Gary Essinger
Service Technician

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Emilio Garcia
Service Technician

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Doug Hardy
Service Technician

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Alfred Lawrence
Service Technician

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Matthew Leaders
Service Technician

mleaders@courtesycars.com

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Joseph Marrero
Lube Technician

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Kyle Martin
Service Technician

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Daveon Ramsey
Service Technician

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Joshua Donaldson
Get Ready Manager

jdonaldson1@courtesycars.com

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Melissa Newman-Moore
Rental Car Manager

mmoore1@courtesycars.com

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