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  • Randy O'Daniel
    General Manager

    O'Daniel Mazda Automart, Fort Wayne's only award winning Mazda dealer is proud to be an automotive leader in our area. Since opening our doors, O'Daniel Mazda Automart has kept a firm commitment to our customers. We offer the most fun, stress-free, drama-free car buying experience. The goal of O'Daniel Mazda Automart is to turn every customer into a friend.

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  • Julie Kimes
    General Sales Manager

    I have been employed by the O'Daniel organization for 23 plus years.   Our mission at O'Daniel Automart/ Mazda is to continuously exceed the expectations of our customers.  I have spent my career dedicated to delivering exceptional service and value.  Our promise is to create an environment of mutual trust and respect.  Buying a vehicle should be a great experience. I am so blessed to be employed by a dealership that shares the same values.  When I am not working I enjoy spending every free minute with my family.  I love golfing with my wonderful husband Bob, my daughter Ashley and my son Daniel.  That is the best Foursome I could ever ask for!

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  • Sam Moun
    New Car Manager
    260-434-4256

    Hello, my name is Sam Moun. I have worked here at O'Daniel Mazda for the past 16 years. I began selling cars since 1995. I came here to Fort Wayne since 1980 when I was 7, (from Laos) and grew up here. I went to Zion Lutheran, South Side High, and graduated from IPFW. I have been married to my wife for 21 years and we have a son named Sam. My hobbies include boating, fishing, gardening, playing basketball with my son, and landscaping around the house.




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  • Eric Smith
    Used Car Manager
    260-434-4224

    Hello, my name is Eric Smith. I was born in Dubuque, Iowa. I moved to Fort Wayne 13 years ago when my father's job transferred us to the area. I attended Bishop Dwenger High School and Lincoln College of Technology in Indianapolis. I started my career with O'Daniel Auto Group in July of 2012. My desire to work for the O'Daniel family stems from their outstanding reputation in the community. I am very athletic, so in my spare time I enjoy playing all kinds of sports. Spending time with my family and friends is also very important to me. I pride myself on going above and beyond for my clients.


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  • Todd Jacquay
    Buyer



    My name is Todd Jacquay, nicknamed TJ. I was born here in Fort Wayne, IN and attended Northrop Highschool and Purdue University. I came to work for O'Daniel in 1994 because it is a good company with a great reputation. I have a labradoodle named Mojito, and in my free time I love traveling and playing golf. I pride myself in my hard work and doing what's right for our customers.

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  • Lauren O'Daniel
    Finance Manager
    260-434-4208


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  • Dan Ringenberg
    Business Manager
    260-434-4208

    My name is Dan Ringenberg. I was born and raised in Fort Wayne, IN. I attended Concordia Lutheran High School and I joined the O'Daniel team on September 2, 2014. The O'Daniel auto group presents a refreshing atmosphere in which I can help facilitate a truly customer focused buying experience. I wanted to work for a family oriented dealership so I knew O'Daniel's was the place for me. My wife, Marcia, and I have 3 children; Landyn, Lea, and Mariah. We also have 4 cats, 1 dog, and we are members of the Chapel Church. I enjoy spending time with my family, golfing, and working on projects. I pride myself I taking care of my customer's right the first time.

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  • Jesse Moore
    Service Manager


    My name is Jesse Moore. I was born and raised here in Fort Wayne, IN and attended Northside Highschool and Ivy Tech. I came to O'Daniel as part of their acquisition of Poinsette Motors in 1998. I have stayed because they treat their employees as they do their customers, like family. My wife is Jenny and we have 3 boys, Kyle (the oldest), Dylan (the middle), and Tyler (the ornery one). In my free time I love boating, skiing, wakeboarding and snow boarding. I pride myself in my hard work, dedication, and my ability to help our customers with their automobile experience.

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  • Adam Irmscher
    Service Advisor

    Hello, I'm Adam Irmscher and I was born right here in Fort Wayne. I've lived here for 30 years and attended Homestead. I came to work for O'daniel in July 2020 so that I could be with a company who takes pride in what they do and truly cares about the customer. I am married to my wife Kayci and we have 2 dogs, Kolby and Piper. In my free time I enjoy golfing, being at the lake, wakeboarding and wakesurfing. I pride myself in creating positive relationships with customers, getting things accomplished in a timely manner and assisting wherever I may be needed.

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  • Andrew Barney
    Service Advisor
    260-434-4234

    Hi, I am Andrew Barney. I attended Homestead High School here in Fort Wayne, where  I have lived for 25 years. I came to work for O'Daniel in September 2015 because I wanted to be a part of an amazing team at a dealership level.  I have 1 dog named Charlie.  In my free time I enjoy hanging out with my family and friends, and watching football on Sundays.  I also enjoy going to car shows.  I pride myself in working hard to achieve my goals, both personally and professionally.

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  • Nick Miller
    Service Advisor
    260-434-4230


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  • Mike Adams
    Part Manager

    Hello, my name is Mike Adams. I grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana and have lived here my whole life. I graduated from Wayne High School. I have worked for at O'Daniel for three and a half years now. I am married to my lovely wife Ann. I love to hike, bike, and collect records in my free time.  I take pride in being honest, hardworking, and being able to help the customer. 


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  • Russ Stanski
    Sales Professional
    260-434-4225

    Hello, My name is Russ Stanski and I am a Sales Professional here at O'Daniel Automotive group. I have been working here for about 28 years and I love working for this family owned business. I was born and raised right here in Fort Wayne. I attended South Side High School as well as IU. I have one daughter named Joclyn and three grandsons. In our "Extended Family" we have a Dog named Jake.  I enjoy bass fishing, camping, and golfing in my spare time and I pride myself in being a professional and enjoying life!

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  • Jeff Bahnsen
    Sales Professional
    260-434-4222

    Hello, my name is Jeff Bahnsen. I was born in Ohio, and I moved to Indiana in 2002 and went to Carroll High School. I started detailing cars when I was 16 so that's when my interest in cars began. I'm married with a teenage son. I love football and my favorite team is the Colts. Seven years in customer service, led me to pursue a job with ODaniel as a salesman. I joined their team because they are family oriented and provide excellent customer service. I look forward to helping you find the right vehicle. I have always said, I don't have customers, I have friends and it's my goal to continue that relationship with people in the car industry.

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  • Romario Smith
    Sales Professional
    260-434-4258

    Hello! I am Romario Smith but people call me "Rome" I was born in Jamaica and I have lived here in Fort Wayne for 2 years. I attended Norristown Area High School. I came to work for O'Daniel in July 2020 because I had heard nothing but great things about them before I applied. Once I was in, everyone was welcoming and made me feel at home. It's a company that cares about their employees and they want to see you progress. I am married to my wife Rachel and I have one child, Jaylen. We also have 2 pets, Gunner and Graffiti. I am also starting private pilot courses at Sweet Aviation. In my free time I enjoy kayaking, going to the shooting range, doing anything car related, playing video games and most of all, being with my family. I pride myself in making sure my customers leave here with a smile and that they know they will always have a friend here at O'Daniel.

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  • Matthew Tillapaugh
    Sales Professional
    260-434-4255

    My name is Matthew Tillapaugh aka "Tilly" and I am a sales professional here with O'Daniel Automart/Mazda. I have been with O'Daniel Automotive group for over 5 years and have been in the service industry my whole life. Therefore, I strive to make my customers experience with O'Daniel very unique and exciting. I tend to give my customers a sense of relatxation and confidence that I will take care of them at all cost.

    I have 2 children; my son Henry and daughter Victoria who enjoy going to the Zoo and taking small trips to any amusement park, swimming pool or museum in the area. They both enjoy playing sports and excel at school where you can presumably say they both are teacher's pets.

    I ask that you contact me for your future visits to O'Daniel Automotive Group and refer me to others to purchase a vehicle, as I have a referral program within my network that will benefit both the person you send in to see me and yourself as the "sender" as well! I look forward to assisting you in the future and becoming your life long salesman who stands behind his customers.

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  • Jessica Mullin
    Customer Service Representative

    Hello, I'm Jessica Mullin, but I go by Jess. I was born in Angola, Indiana, but have lived in Fort Wayne, Indiana going on eight years.  I attended Hamilton Junior/Senior High School. I have worked for O'Daniel since 2011. My husband, Greg, and I have 2 children, Grace and Jacen. We also have a dog named TJ, and he is a Shiba Inu. I love spending time with family, 4-wheeling, and going horseback riding in my free time. I take great pride in being a great mom! 

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  • Mandy Ecenbarger
    Graphic Designer


    Hello, my name is Mandy! I'm the one hiding in the background doing the design work for O'Daniel. I'm from Van Wert, Ohio and I have lived in Fort Wayne, Indiana for 10 years. I attended Lincolnview High School, and graduated with a bachelors degree from the University of Saint Francis. I majored in Computer Animation and shifted to graphic design after graduating. I've been with O'Daniel's for 6 years and I love working here because they value their customers and their employees. I'm married and we have 2 dogs; my fat basset hound and his energetic Corgi. I enjoy sleeping in, and doing art of many sorts. I take pride in my work and I strive to do the best I can do. Here at O'Daniel Automart / Mazda, I was also lucky enough to design their mascot, Leinado and build his costume!

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