Leecy Freeman
Director of Account Management

Leecy Freeman

855-787-9770 Office

About Leecy

Leecy Freeman is the Director of Account Management at DealerTeamwork. Her primary focus is supporting our highly valued clients, ensuring dealers are getting the absolute most out of DealerTeamwork’s cutting-edge products with the goal to always improve results and provide the highest level of customer service.

She comes to DealerTeamwork with 10 years of digital automotive marketing experience - working at a top ranked MN e-commerce site as a Project Manager and as a Digital Marketing Manager for two large dealer groups in the Twin Cities. Her experience ranges from constructing consumer engagement strategies to working hands-on with skilled developers on site redesigns to managing websites and marketing campaigns.

In her free time, Leecy enjoys kayaking, attending concerts and spending time with her family and her amazing group of friends.

Josh Malone
Senior Account Manager

Josh  Malone

855-787-9770 Office

About Josh

Josh Malone works hard to extend his knowledge base as a silent strategist who listens well and plans thoroughly. Josh has been in the marketing/advertising industry for six years. His experiences in print & video media Josh quickly evolved to the digital side of marketing. Josh found his true marketing path and focused on mastering Search Engine Optimization, User Experience and Search Engine Marketing.

Josh began his marketing career working in event marketing, digital advertising, video and print media. His early advertising work was displayed in historical Fenway Park, the iconic Gillette Stadium, and The Boston Garden.

His first marketing opportunities within automotive began in early 2013 as a marketing manager for a large automotive group in Boston, MA. The marketing team helped boost the dealerships to their best months on record and launched 12 new websites, including an impressive parts e-commerce site that quickly generated over $200,000/month in monthly recurring revenue.

With his sole proprietorship, Forge Ahead Digital, Josh helped many small businesses launch their websites and build their marketing plans. Josh then began working full time with DealerTeamwork LLC on their Launch Control product and dealership marketing efforts.

Kerri Jorgenson
Account Manager

Kerri Jorgenson

855-787-9770 Office

About Kerri

Kerri comes to us with a vast amount of customer service and has worked for multiple large, successful corporations. Kerri loves helping her clients succeed and strives to be able to provide the absolute best experience for DealerTeamwork's customers.

When she isn't working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, cooking or baking, and doing anything outdoors.

Brittany Bess
Account Manager

Brittany Bess

855-787-9770 Office

About Brittany

Brittany Bess is an Account Specialist at DealerTeamwork. Passionate about customer service and meeting new people, Brittany worked in the hospitality industry for the past 4 years where she managed the front office at a busy, high-end hotel. Working in the hospitality industry taught her that giving people outstanding customer service is an incredibly satisfying role.

Brittany is a Minnesota native – she graduated from Eden Prairie High School before moving to Atlanta, Georgia where she resided for 8 years. While she was there, she attended Georgia Military College, double majoring in psychology and sociology. Grateful for an amazing opportunity at DealerTeamwork, Brittany looks forward to providing her clients with exceptional customer service.

Hope Wanzek
Director of Operations

Hope  Wanzek

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About Hope

Hope Wanzek comes to DealerTeamwork with over 15 years of executive management, office management, and operations experience. As the Director of Operations, she manages the daily accounting and all client billing activity.

Most recently, Hope was the executive manager of operations for a very successful dental clinic in Woodbury MN.

She is looking forward to applying her years of executive management experience, operations and small and emerging companies process building to the DealerTeamwork family. Hope resides in Excelsior, MN with her husband. She also has a son currently serving in the US Army.

Michael Boucher
Paid Search Specialist

Michael Boucher

855-787-9770 Office

About Michael

Mike is a marketing professional hailing from Beaver Dam, Wisconsin​ and attended college in Eau Claire, Wisconsin​. His marketing industry experiences will raise the level of quality experiences our account management team delivers to our dealers and help improve their paid search marketing performance.

He moved to the Twin Cities in 2015 ​and worked in the operations and marketing department for a media buying agency where he was very successful working with social media, paid search and content marketing strategies, while also guiding clients with additional activities such as blog content and creating sales documents.

Mike loves learning new skills to improve his professional contributions and is always on the hunt for the next operational puzzle to solve so he can add more value. In his free time, he enjoys playing guitar, watching hockey and baseball, and adding to ​his ​growing vinyl record collection.

Ellie Tyson
Account Manager

Ellie Tyson

855-787-9770 Office

About Ellie

Ellie is a Senior Account Manager at DealerTeamwork. Her background includes Automotive, Training, Finance, and Sales! Ellie graduated Metropolitan State University with both Organizational Communication and Training & Adult Development, giving her a unique view on how to provide the best customer service while helping her clients learn more in the process.

She enjoys helping customers understand the products they've purchased and making sure they maximize the benefits available as well.

When Ellie is not at DealerTeamwork helping our dealer clients improve their performance, she is baking, hanging out with her husband and friends, or exploring new restaurants in Minneapolis!

John Cunningham
Office Admin, Contract Manager

John Cunningham

855-787-9770 Office

About John

John Cunningham is DealerTeamwork's Contract Manager. John's experiences span multiple decades and industries while providing us an incredible level of guidance as well.

John comes to us most recently as the Data and Operations Manager at Visible Customer. He was previously a management trainer and a territory manager for 48 large automotive dealerships in MN and SD for Who's Calling, which was originally MRI LLC, and was sold to Who's Calling. John has been affiliated with the automotive business since 1962 and has worked for Stapleton family members since 1977.

His successful career includes several management, director and VP-level positions in the advertising, data, and marketing industries, most of which were in New York City. The companies John has been involved with ranged from early-stage start-ups to mature stage organizations such as Reach-McLinton, Young and Rubicam and Bozell International. Several companies ultimately were either acquired or merged with other organizations.

John was a Staff Sgt. in the United States Air Force Reserves and competed internationally for the USAF rifle and pistol teams. He has also spent many years as a guest lecturer speaking about his successful experiences in Marketing and Advertising at St. Thomas College in St Paul, MN.

When John isn't working, he enjoys spending his time continuing to absorb as much information and news as possible and sharing it with a passion. He also unselfishly shares his time volunteering at various organizations: The Children's Home Society & Family Services of ST. Paul MN, the FCA (Families with Children from Asia) The YingHua Chinese Immersion Academy and the United Fund of New York, NY.

John was born and raised in New York City, NY and now lives in Saint Paul, MN; he also has three grown children. He also has the proud distinction of being a two-time Clio Award Winner for his outstanding work in the Advertising and Marketing industry.

Kyle Mckinzie
Account Manager

Kyle Mckinzie

855-787-9770 Office

About Kyle

Kyle McKinzie is a student at the University of Minnesota studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship. He comes from a family of entrepreneurs with a father who owns a car dealership in Northern MN.

Kyle spent most his time growing up at his family's dealership learning different roles and responsibilities within every department and has never questioned his passion for the automotive industry.

He continuously learns more about digital marketing, the automotive industry and strives to deliver exceptional customer service to DealerTeamwork clients as an Account Manager. When Kyle isn't going to class, or working, he spends his time carving up the ice playing junior hockey.

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