My name is Tom Patrizio, sales manager for Germain of Sidney. In March of 1990, I joined the automotive industry and transitioned to Germain of Sidney in March of 1992. I have decades of customer service experience which allows me to provide the ultimate guest experience to our customers. To deliver a quality guest experience I have found it’s important to build trust as well as value and to truly believe in the product. You should have conviction and passion to help people and finally like what you do. Born in New York I was raised in Piqua, OH where I love the simplicity and I am a graduate of Piqua High School. My wife Stacy and I have three children Zach, Nate, and Matt. When I’m not working hard for our customers, I enjoy spending time with Stacy and fishing. If I were to be a superhero, I would be the Hulk, he’s indestructible. Hilton Head is my favorite vacation escape, I can relax on the beach with a drink in hand or there is always fishing. Our team looks forward to assisting you in finding your perfect ride and providing you with a quality Germain experience.
I’m Tom Barhorst, sales consultant for Germain of Sidney. In May 1994 I began my automotive career. Over the years I have gained a vast amount of product knowledge and received the Mark of Excellence Certified training. I work hard every day to ensure our guests are comfortable and have the best experience possible. Born and raised in Newport, OH I am a graduate of Russia High School. I enjoy being from a small country town where everybody knows everybody. My wife Julie and I have two children Blake and Olivia. Away from work, I spend my free time running, golfing, and dining out. My favorite vacation escape is in Myrtle Beach, with so many wonderful golf courses. The Cadillac Escalade is my favorite of the line. I enjoy the luxury SUV with amazing technology and eye appeal. I look forward to assisting you in finding the special vehicle that catches your eye.
Hello, I’m Robert Holloway sales consultant here at GM of Sidney. My career in the automotive industry began in May 2014 and I brought with my experience in sales and customer service. I believe in keeping the lines of communication open with our customers ensuring they know what I’m doing and why. Being from the Sidney area I love the small community-driven town. I graduated from Sidney High School and attended Wright State. Away from work I enjoy writing, reading, and spending time with my wife, and especially playing with my daughter Evelynn. If I were a superhero, I would want to be Flash. He’s pretty much invincible. My favorite vacation escape is in Punta Cana, it’s the most beautiful place I’ve ever seen. I can explore or just kick back and listen to my favorite tune, By the Poolside by Feng Suave. My pick of the GM line is the Buick Envision Avenir, it’s comfortable, loaded and the finishing work is amazing. I look forward to meeting you and helping you find your perfect ride.
Hello, I’m Lindsey West executive assistant / BDC manager for Germain of Sidney. Beginning my career in the auto industry in 2021 I have a vast background that allows me to provide a quality experience to our guests and staff. Listening is an important aspect of providing this experience as well as treating everyone the way I would want to be treated. I’m quite the perfectionist so I focus on quality and making sure everything is perfect. Born and raised in Cincinnati a few of my favorite things are sauerkraut a Cincy staple, Goetta which is a meat-and-grain sausage or mush of German inspiration that is popular in Metro Cincinnati, and the change of seasons. I went to William Mason High School and then onto college at Raymond Walters UC Branch and Cincinnati School of Medical Massage. I’m married and a stepmother to three. Away from the office, I enjoy staying busy traveling, reading, working outdoors, puzzles, and racing at the drag strip. I enjoy life and am grateful for every day. My favorite vacation was in Mexico. I enjoyed the warm weather, the beach, and the hospitality. I was able to relax and sometimes just listen to my music. I enjoy all types and am not a fan of listening to the same song over and over. The GMC Sierra 2500 is my favorite of the line. You always need a good truck to get the job done. I hope that you have a fabulous experience with us here at Germain of Sidney.
Hi, I’m Bobbi Stang, service advisor for Germain of Sidney. In November 2017 I began my automotive career bringing with me a background in customer service. Every day I work hard to ensure our guests know that they come first and feel like they are part of the Germain family by building relationships with them. I grew up in Piqua, OH. I enjoy being from a small-town farm community. I graduated from Piqua High School. When I’m not working hard for our valued customers I enjoy reading, sewing, and spending time with my family. I’m excited to assist you with your service needs, getting to know you, and building a lasting relationship.
Hello, I’m Breanna Dahlinghaus, Title Clerk / Cashier for Germain of Sidney. I’ve been in the automotive industry since January 2020 and am excited that I have been able to bring my customer service experience to my current role. I focus on always being positive and happy keeping a cheerful disposition to help ensure our guests receive a quality experience. I was born in Sidney, OH, and raised in Minster. I like that I always felt safe no matter where I was in the area. I graduated from Minster High School and attended Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti and transferred to OSU at Lima where I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. For the first 2 ½ years of college, I studied music. I sing play the clarinet and was in 10 drama productions in high school where I also performed in the Color Guard. from work I enjoy reading, video games, watching movies, and spending time with my fiancé Brett Castle. My superhero alter ego would be Zattana, she is background support. I’m not meant for front lines. My favorite vacation escape has me heading to Hilton Head, it was where I spent many vacations as a child. I could kick back relax and listen to my favorite song Fairy Tale by Sara Bareilles. I look forward to meeting you and helping to make your Germain experience an exceptional one.
Hello, I’m Kelly Hilgefort title clerk for Germain of Sidney. I started in the auto industry in 1995 bringing with me experience that I find useful in my everyday responsibilities. I work hard to deliver a quality experience for all and believe in treating our guests the way I wish to be treated. Born and raised in Fort Loramie, OH I graduated from Fort Loramie High School. I love the way our small town supports each other. Someone is always there for you. My husband Dale and I have four boys, Travis, Shane, and twins Clint and Corey. We stay busy watching the boys’ sporting events and when we can we enjoy camping. My superhero alter ego is Wonder Woman, I can easily relate to her always helping someone. I enjoy music especially country or anything by Sawyer Brown. I look forward to meeting you when you visit for your sales or service needs.
My name is Angela Kaeck, office manager for Germain of Sidney. My career in the automotive industry began in 1989. Born and raised in Piqua, OH I am a graduate of Piqua High School and Edison State Community College with a degree in accounting which I put to good use daily. I have two fur babies Jackson and Biscuit. When I’m not at the dealership I enjoy spending time walking my fur babies. The Dodge Caravan is my favorite of the line. It’s the perfect ride for my fur babies and countless “borrowed” human children and driving a van is convenient for me to drive than anything else. Buckling children in with a door that slides out of the way instead of sticking out in the way is so nice.