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Sales Management

Brenden Carlson
General Manager

I'm proud to say I'm from Colorado. I've lived in Aurora, Franktown, Parker, Littleton, and now Sedalia Colorado.

After I graduated college with a Bachelor of Science degree in Christian Education from Grace University Nebraska, I moved back home.

I started in the car business in September of 2002 and joined the Groove organization on July 31st of 2009.

I started in Sales, made my way to Customer Relations, to Finance, Sales Management, Dept Management, General Sales Manager, then to General Manager.

Our brand can deliver loyalty when we execute at the highest levels for our guests:

We are a Colorado Based Company

We have Energized and Engaged Employees

We believe in the Power of YES

Matt McDonnell
Groove Etc. Sales Manager

Taylor Scott
General Sales Manager

Taylor Scott brings his lengthy experience in the automotive industry (since 2004!) to the desk in his new position at Colorado's leading auto dealer. Here at Groove, Taylor is the General Sales Manager, a role he thoroughly enjoys as it enables him to help people get behind the wheel of a new car- which can be life changing for many customers. Taylor's bright energy and sense of humor keeps business moving and he really excels at making if fun and easy to say "Yes!"

Dedicated to providing fantastic service to every customer he assists, Taylor works every deal with the intention of establishing long-lasting relationships with his clientele, developing friendships built on trust, respect, and positive energy. Originally hailing from South Dakota, Taylor enjoys Colorado living for a number of reasons, not the least of which is our Centennial State's gorgeous mountain ranges and fantastic weather. 

As a big sports fan, he also loves being able to attend Denver Bronco home games whenever his schedule allows. Happily married for six years, Taylor is the proud father of a son and daughter.

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Chris Chapman
Sales Manager
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Scott Nelson
Sales Manager

Scott joined the Groove Subaru team in December of 2014. He grew up in Pittsburgh, PA but has been proud to call Colorado his home since 2000.

A veteran in the automotive industry, Scott is well versed in the buying process. He provides a customer experience what is full of respect and dignity. There isn't much that gets past his watchful eye and it's because of his quick wit and dedication that we are proud to have him working at our company.

When not at Groove, you can find Scott playing golf, swimming, or hanging out with his wife.

i groove on life

Stuart Grey
Internet Sales Manager

Stuart Grey grew up in Centennial, CO, not too far from Groove Subaru. He did some traveling but eventually returned to the Rocky Mountains in 1984. Stuart has been in the automotive industry ever since he moved back here and loves working with our internet customers to ensure that they get quick and accurate responses to their questions.

Stuart is a go-to for the sales team and his leadership and mentorship is a pivotal part of the recipe for success in Groove's sales team. His is legend around here. 

When not at Groove, Stuart can be found enjoying the outdoors, fishing, hiking, biking, and spending time with his wife and 2 daughters.

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Jeremy Zimmerman
Finance Manager

Jeffrey Adsit
Finance Manager

Jeff is a Colorado native who enjoys Skiing and Snowmobiling. He has his eyes on the Bentley Continental GT Convertible and hopes to one day own one.

An easy going, laid back guy, Jeff likes to laugh a lot. He really enjoys working with and meeting new people and it has made him very good at his job.

When not at Groove Jeff can be found spending time in the mountains or cheering on the Denver Broncos. He also enjoys vacationing at the beach.

Fun fact: Jeff has an identical twin brother.

i groove on the Broncos

Chris Giordano
Finance Manager

Chris "Jersey" Giordano hails from New Jersey and is an Outdoor enthusiast: he loves hiking in the nearby mountains and spending time in the national parks.

When not at groove, Chris enjoys the Denver nightlife: good food, great beer and local music.

i groove on the Outdoors

Utku Ogut
Finance Manager

Jeremy Horwath
Finance Manager

Jeremy joined the Groove Sales team in 2015 because he wanted to bring his passion for customer service to the industry and he prides himself on making sure each guest is taken care of from start to finish. He's got his sights set on a new 2015 Outback 3.6R so he can keep his young family safe and in style on the road.

Jeremy grew up in beautiful Centralia, WA and moved to Colorado 12 years ago for the eclectic vibe here in Denver. He loves the good food, good people and craft beer- but his favorite part is the scenic Rocky Mountains.

When he's not making it easy to say "yes" here at Groove, you can find Jeremy mountain biking, hiking, or snowboarding and spending time with his new family.

Jeremy brings a sense of ease and a consistent focus to his job, making car buying a truly engaging and transparent process.

Fun Fact: Jeremy roasts his own coffee

Andrew Smith
Finance Manager


Customer Service

Alexandra Collins
Love Encore Specialist

Kyle Bain
Service Customer Support

Jill Nelson
Vehicle Acquisition Coordinator

Jill Nelson came to the Groove Subaru team after a long tenure in  Philadelphia, PA where she was the Senior Director of Creative Services for Drexel University. Jill enjoys the clear air and fresh water that can be found in Denver.

Jill helps make the Groove experience fun and easy by staying honest and treating everyone with kindness. She's always out and about in the Service and Sales areas. Jill is known for helping Subaru owners stay informed about their vehicles and keeping the atmosphere light and fun wherever she is. 

When not at Groove Jill can be found at 24 Hour Fitness.

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Angel Bittenbender
Customer Support

Cody Rudisaile
Customer Support


Fleet Team

Tom Moe
Fleet Associate



Stacey Pryczynski
Sales Guide

Morgan Beveridge
Sales Guide

Mason Schmidt
Sales Consultant

Derek Bowers
Sales Consultant

Jonathan Norris
Inventory Manager

Hailing from New Jersey, Jonathan has called Colorado home since 1998.  He is a proud Colorado State graduate to boot and majored in Business Administration.  

A car enthusiast, Jonathan is able to share his passion with everyone he meets by taking the stress out of the buying experience. Jonathan is relatable and ready to answer any questions that come his way in an effort to help his customers find the car they are looking for.

Jonathan is all about the Subaru lifestyle; adventure, outdoors activities, working out, and living life to its fullest.

i groove on Outdoor Activities

Andrew Wheeler
Sales Guide

Vincent Gabriele
Sales Guide

Jonnathan Vasquez
Sales Guide

Finlay Constant
Sales Guide

Joe Rodman
Sales Guide

Grace Cahoj
Sales Guide

Moses Oliveros
Sales Guide

Joe Canny
Sales Guide

Nick Stanton
Sales Guide

Ty Hardman
Sales Guide

Stephany Knief
Sales Guide

Sergio Alvarez
Sales Guide

Clayton Grammer
Sales Guide

Micah Jenkinson
Sales Guide

Rolly Hepinstall
Sales Guide

Dan Cassin
New Car Sales Guide

Dan has been with Groove since 2009, in addition to working with the Subaru brand for many years.

Dan is originally from Rye, New York. He loves living in Colorado and enjoys the 300 days of sunshine each year.

Dan would like to take a cross country road trip with his family visiting as many national monuments as possible along the way.

When not at work, Dan can be found hanging out with his wife and making many home improvements.

Dan helps make the Groove buying process fun and easy by starting with honesty and finishing with honesty.

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Joseph McCarty
Sales Guide

Esteban Gabriel Martorell Rios
Sales Associate


Service Management

Brian Olson
Service Manager

Bringing over 16 years of experience to his current role as our Service Manager at Groove Subaru in Denver, Brian "Bo" Olson boasts extensive familiarity with a wide range of vehicle manufacturers, including Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Chrysler, Jeep, Subaru, GMC, Buick, Mazda, and Hyundai. 

Joining the team at Groove Auto in 2010, Brian approaches his work with a highly positive attitude, known for his laid-back, low-key attitude and great sense of humor. Maintaining that purchasing a car or truck should be fun and enjoyable above all else, Brian is always willing to go the extra mile for his customers. 

Relocating to Colorado from Burlington, Iowa, Brian loves the city and the mountains equally, pleased to have access to the wealth of cultural and outdoor activities that his adopted home offers. When he isn't providing great service to customers at Groove Auto, Brian can be found watching or playing sports, engrossed in a recreational poker game, or spending time at home with his family. When the opportunity arises for Brian to embark on an extended vacation, he plans on taking a road trip from Denver to Chicago, making a stop in Omaha, Nebraska, as well as at his childhood home in Iowa along the way.

i groove on sports & cooking

Pat Hatanaka
Parts Director

Pat joined Groove in 2009 and is originally from Evanston, Illinois. He has over 25 years of automotive industry experience with Subaru.

Patrick currently drives a Subaru but hopes one day to own a Corvette. He would like to take that Corvette on a road trip to Key West, Florida one of his favorite vacation destinations.

When Pat is not at Groove, he can be found on the golf course enjoying the beautiful Colorado weather.

i groove on golfing

Connie Wagner
Recon Service Advisor

Connie Wagner plays a pivotal role as Groove's Used Car Reconditioning Advisor. She goes over every used car we sell with an expert eye to ensure that our guests are getting only the best. Connie has been with Groove since we first started here in Colorado, and she knows what she's doing.

It isn't just her expertise that people like about Connie- she's also one of the most approachable and helpful people here at Groove. She's always ready to help in any way possible and this woman is the most organized person around. She has her finger on every used car and she can tell you exactly when it will be ready for sale.

Connie is a Colorado native who loves the variety of outdoor activities available to us in this great state. She loves to fish, but you're more likely to find her out on Overland Golf Course, where she's too modest to admit that she's on par with the best.

Connie's ideal road trip would be a coast-to-coast adventure behind the wheel of a red Mercedes convertible.

i groove on outdoor activities

Matt Cooper
Assistant Service Manager



Brock Benson
Service Advisor

David Coates
Service Advisor

Haley Blouch
Service Advisor

Ilyana Brown
Service Advisor

Will Kieffert
Parts Clerk

Brett Tossie
Service Advisor

Brett is one of Groove's most tenured Service Advisors, with over 20 years at the dealership. His bright smile and can-do attitude go a long way to make sure that his customers leave happy and keep coming back. He's honest, laid back, and customer focused.

Brett grew up here in Englewood and is a loyal Bronco's fan. He loves the horse races, golf, and working out.

Brett's dream car is a '66 Chevy Nova, which he would love to take on a road trip to play the country's best golf courses.

Fun Fact: Brett is careful not to take life too seriously

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Rachide Reese
Service Advisor

Rachide "Sheed" is a service advisor at Groove Subaru in Englewood Colorado.

Originally from Clemson South Carolina, Rachide has been in Colorado over 18 years and loves the "300 days of sunshine" here.

An off-road enthusiast, Rachide can usually be found exploring the Colorado terrain in his Jeep. One day he would love to own a Jeep Rubicon in fact. He also enjoys working out and golfing whenever he can.

i groove on Fitness



Bill Davis
Assistant Parts Manager

James Vidger
Parts Advisor

Jimy Vidger has been with Groove since 2010 but has worked in the automotive industry for Subaru and Chevrolet for the past 30 years. Jimmy is a Colorado native and would like to take his next vacation to the beaches of California.

Jimmy drives a Chevy pickup and hopes to own a 1939 Ford sedan to restore one day. When not at groove Jimmy can be found flying radio control machines.

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Jeff Clement
Parts Specialist

A colorado native, Jeff is one of the many helpful and friendly faces you'll see behind the counter in the Parts Department here at Groove Subaru. With one of the busiest parts windows in the nation, he makes sure that each and every customer gets what they need by listening intently and focusing his attention on each individual need. He's also a very easy going guy who doesn't get stressed too easily, allowing him to manage the multi-tasking atmosphere in our Parts Department.

Jeff knows all about the mechanics of different vehicles, which allows him to navigate the maze of parts information with ease. That knowledge comes in handy at home when he's working on his trucks.

When Jeff's not at Groove, you can find him camping or watching sports. He's dreaming about a '68 Dodge Challenger that he could take up into the mountains and let loose.

I groove on cars