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  • Forest Brown, President

    Hometown: Guttenberg, IA


    Time with Victory Ford: From inception

    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and kids, boating, and classic cars/trucks

    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Too many to list!
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Great people, great product, great place! (I may be biased!)

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  • Jason Waterman, General Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: West Union, IA


    Time with Victory Ford: 12 years

    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my family, cooking, basketball, and golf.

    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang

    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: It's the people that make it all worth it. From my fellow employees to our guests. The people make this an incredible place to work and be.

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  • Larry Biermann, General Sales Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    I am Larry Biermann. I am the General Sales Manager here at Victory Ford. When I am away from the office, I enjoy spending time with my son and daughter. I also enjoy catching a demolition derby when I am free. I have worked with Victory for 22 years. Over the years, my love for working here stems from all the customers that have become friends, as well as bonding with my co-workers.

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  • Nancy Burger, Dealer Controller
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: New Vienna, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 27 years
    Favorite Hobbies: 4 wheeling with my family, training my dogs, being a "soccer mom," and candy crush
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang GT
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: All the different people I come into contact with - employees, customers, business people

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  • Cindy Offermann, Human Resources Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Guttenberg, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 8 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Reading, traveling, going to my children's activities
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Expedition
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: At Victory we genuinely care about each other and work together as a team for the betterment of our customer's experience. Additionally, my job is challenging and matched my career goals. 

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  • Jeff Lehmann, Sales Manager
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Bankston, IA


    Time with Victory Ford: 13 years

    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and kids, farming, being outdoors, playing town league basketball and baseball.

    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F-Series

    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Everyday is something different and there is always something new to learn about. Great staff and coworkers to be with everyday.

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  • Mitch Manternach, Finance Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Earlville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 8 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Racing, hunting, and fishing
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Superduty
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: I love helping people and that when coming to "work" doesn't feel like "work," you know you are doing the right thing.

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  • Deric Bush, Sales Consultant/Finance Manager
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Dubuque, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 1 year
    Favorite Hobbies: Being outdoors or on a lake as well as spending time with my four awesome kids!
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F-150
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Victory Ford prioritizes itself with giving the absolute best customer service each and every time and that has always been one of my top priorities as well. I also love the team atmosphere that is prevalent amongst each department and the entire company and that someone is always willing to lend a hand.

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  • Ryan Sedbrook, Commercial Fleet Manager/Sales Consultant
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: East Dubuque, IL

    Time with Victory Ford: 5.5 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with friends and family and riding my Harley
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F-150
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: The people

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  • Dave Korte, Sales Consultant
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Chippewa Falls, WI

    Time with Victory Ford: 7 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Golf
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F-150
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: The customers

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  • Joe Thein, Sales Consultant
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Colesburg, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 2 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Bowling, golf, and spending time with my wife and two daughters.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Shelby GT 500 Mustang
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Everyone is very welcoming and fun to be around as well as an easy environment to work in.

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  • Mitchell Guise, Sales Consultant
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Davenport. IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 3 weeks
    Favorite Hobbies: Driving, playing and listening to music, photography, and going on adventures.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Focus ST
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Working as a team in a small town dealership.

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  • Patrick Valant, Internet Department Manager
    (563) 599-5794

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA
    Time with Victory Ford: 8 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Playing guitar, working out, hiking with my dogs, military history, and old cars.

    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang
    Why do you love working with Victory: Great family atmosphere and work environment and we are always looking at ideas on how we can better serve our guests and existing customers. Plus I have always been a car/Ford guy!

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  • Megan Vorwald, Internet Sales Advisor
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dubuque, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 2 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my husband and two children, running, skiing, scuba diving, basketball, volleyball and cooking/baking.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: The staff is very friendly and enjoyable to work with. I also love talking to customers to help them find their ideal vehicle!

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  • James Halverson, Service Department Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Earlville, IA
    Time with Victory: 5 years

    Favorite Hobbies: Drag racing and BBQing
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang
    Why you love working with Victory: I love working with a small town dealer that is actively involved in working with the community.

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  • Joseph Meisner, Service Advisor
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Greeley, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 5 months
    Favorite Hobbies: Huting, fishing, and baseball
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Bronco
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: The people I work with

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  • Alyssa Reicks, Service Advisor
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 3 months
    Favorite Hobbies: Watching my son wrestle, spending time with family and friends.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Expedition
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: I enjoy working with the people. They are just like family, each person helps each other no matter what the department.

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  • Charity Kelchen, Service Writer
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  • Russ Steger, Senior Master Service Tech
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 13 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Fishing and hunting
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F-150
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Taking care of everyone's vehicle needs

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  • Joe Gansen, Senior Master Service Tech
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Worthington, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 12 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Fishing
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Raptor
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Good environment to work in and the people

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  • Dustin Girot, Senior Master Service Tech
    563-875-2403


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  • Jake Chapman, Service Tech
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Monticello, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 5 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my kids, camping, and NASCAR
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Mustang
    Why do love working at Victory Ford: The friendly environment and my co-workers

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  • Nick Burger, Service Tech
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Petersburg, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 2 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Hunting
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Super Duty
    Why do you love working with Victory Ford: The people

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  • Gary Lange, Service Tech
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 26 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Collecting garden tractors
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Vintage F Series
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: My co-workers

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  • Alex Fangmann, Service Tech
    563-875-2403

    Hometown: Dundee, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 4 months
    Favorite Hobbies: Working on cars and drag racing.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Superduty
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: Friendly co-workers

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  • Jared Childers, Service Tech
    563-875-2403

    Hometown:Edgewood, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 1 year
    Favorite Hobbies: Hanging out with friends and family. Working on golf carts and old cars.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Raptor
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: All the friendly people.

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  • Richard Kramer, Service Assistance
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 10 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Helping my brother do farm work and visiting with people.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Edge
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: I like the people I work with

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  • Dan Schuster, Parts Dept Manager
    563-875-2409


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  • Joel Rubel, Victory Fast Lane Detail Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Epworth, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 13 years
    Favorite Hobbies: ATVing
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: F150
    Why do you love working with Victory Ford: The atmosphere and the people

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  • Sara Miller, Office Manager
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dubuque, IA
    Time with Victory Ford: 2 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Baking, spending time with my family and going to the movies
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Explorer
    Why do you love working with Victory Ford: Everyday brings a new challenge with a great group of people. The many potluck "cook-offs" are pretty great too!

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  • Jana Fox, Title Clerk
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Dyersville, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 4.5 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Baking, listening to music, and spending time with family
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Explorer
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: My co-workers are fun to be with and our customers. I've been able to get to know them which is like seeing a friend everyday.

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  • Karla Willman, Accounts Payable
    563-875-2409

    Hometown: Garber, IA

    Time with Victory Ford: 8 months
    Favorite Hobby: Golfing, Reading, Spending time with friends and family
    Why you love working with Victory: My co-workers are great. We have a lot of fun at work and host some awesome community events.

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  • Melissa Lewis, Receptionist
    (563) 875-2409

    Hometown: Delhi, IA

    Time with Victory: 4 years
    Favorite Hobby: Camping
    Why you love working with Victory: The employees and customers are always friendly and pleasant.

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  • Kaleann Waterman, Public Relations & Events Coord.
    (563) 590-9564

    Hometown: Bloomington, IL

    Time with Victory Ford: 12 years
    Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my family, running, and going to the movies.
    Favorite Ford Vehicle: Expedition
    Why do you love working at Victory Ford: My co-workers are my family

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  • Maxx Mustang, Mascot & Community Outreach

    Maxx loves to be involved with the community! You can see him all around town reading at the elementary schools, attending Fighting Saints hockey games, pizza parties, and so much more! 

    Visit Maxx's Facebook page! 

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