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  • Alex Baum
    Dealer Principal
    (403) 932-9900

    Alex's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • We were granted the Toyota Franchise for Cochrane in 2008 and began to develop a new area in Cochrane called River Heights. The plan was to relocate Cochrane Dodge and build a new Toyota Dealership alongside of each other. We had the Grand opening for Cochrane Toyota June 2010.

    Why Toyota?

    • Toyota produces quality vehicles, and it holds to a National cost efficient service/maintenance program. Both of these combined elements, make for a great ownership experience.

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I get to live and work in one of the greatest community on the globe, how could it get any better!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Great Escape

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love most sports being a participant, fan and sometimes an arm chair quarterback!  Fishing, riding horses, building and fixing stuff and the list goes on, but most days you will find me getting back to what I love, the car business.

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  • Brent Matheson
    Financial Services Manager
    (403) 851-2916

    Brent's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • 5 years ago!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Solara convertible

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • The leadership, and the people.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • I have many. One would be "The Blind Side". Sandra Bullock was fabulous.

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • My family

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  • Corey Bergman
    Director of Service

    Corey's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • December 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Land Cruiser

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love the team that I get to work for - our service department is full of the best people I know. Additionally, we have incredible customers who make me love coming to work each day.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Long Way Down

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I enjoy travel and adventuring, and participating in the community

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  • Jonathan Pinter
    Customer Experience/Assistant Service Manager
    (403) 851-2914

    Jonathan's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Supra

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • The attitude amongst the coworkers is very unique… There is so much camaraderie. Cochrane Toyota is highly regarded dealership, and there's a reason why. It was an easy choice to say yes to this opportunity.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Usual Suspects 

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Hanging out with my two boys, and wrenching on vintage motorcycles

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  • Kelly Baum
    Sales Manager
    (403) 932-9900

    Kelly's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  September 2011

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 1983 Toyota FJ40

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I like working with the people. We have great customers and a top notch staff

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Henry the Fifth

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Rock climbing and shooting

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  • Kyle George
    Parts Manager
    (403) 851-2912

    Kyle's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • May 2011

    What's your favourite Toyota model?

    • Toyota Landcruiser 79 series Turbo Diesel

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Loyalty to the brand, ownership, and the atmosphere created by a great staff!

    What's your favourite movie?

    • One with a Toyota in it!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Travelling with my wife and over landing with a Toyota!

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  • Patti Cameron
    Inventory Control Manager
    (403) 851-2801

    Patti's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (When the dealership opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Rav4

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  The people here are awesome! And I love Toyota vehicles

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  I like watching historical movies, and Game of Thrones

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I like to do yoga, read, and spend time outside

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  • Aleathea Keegan
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Aleathea's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • When the dealership opened, in July of 2010!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • The 4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I like the people I work with! I really do. Cochrane Toyota is a great place to work!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Holiday, with Cameron Diaz! I watch it every Christmas :)

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my kids, and my friends! AND YOGA.

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  • Alison Butler
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Alison's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  November 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Toyota Sequoia

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I like the customers that we work with, and we have a great staff. It's a great place to work!

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Grease

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love being sporty and outdoors. Skiing is my favorite!

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  • Brooklyn Hume
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Brooklyn's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2015

    What's your favorite Toyota model?

    • 1980 Toyota Hilux

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • It's a very positive environment!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Edward Scissorhands!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Art

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  • Julia Cameron
    Reception
    (403) 932-9900

    Julia's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  November 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Toyota Corolla

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Because it's a really comfortable working environment.

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Lord of the Rings

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Soccer

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  • Nicola Wright
    Reception & Dealership Administrator
    (403) 932-9900

    Nicola's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 2013

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Sequoia

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • My coworkers are my Canadian family! They're are a great bunch of people - very sociable - and every day is a fun day!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • CHICK FLICKS! Pitch Perfect, 50 Shades of Grey, Hairspray, and Dirty Dancing

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • My children, family, and travelling/visiting new places

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  • Zakk Trigg
    Internet Coordinator
    (403) 932-9900

    Zakk's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 2016 Toyota Tacoma

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love the people that I get to work with, as well as the people who come to our dealership. They are the people that make it worth the drive in from Calgary every day!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Goodwill Hunting, Remember the Titans, or 50/50

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • When I'm not at the dealership, I'm either on the golf course, with my family or friends, or drinking a slurpee. Or enjoying all of the above!

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  • Czar Guinto
    Lot Attendant

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  • Darcy Erickson
    Parts & Accessory Specialist
    (403) 851-2930

    Darcy's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 2011

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota Tacoma

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love working at Cochrane Toyota because every day is a new exciting challenge. Our customers and staff are second to none in the industry and they make coming to work a passion.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • This is a harder question than it seems because I am the type of person who watches a good movie and says "Best Movie Ever!". My favourite movie of all time would have to be The Departed.

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Hockey, Golf, Baseball, Watersports, and Offroading

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  • Josh Klamot
    Parts & Accessory Specialist
    (403) 851-2930

    Josh's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  September 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 2016 Toyota 4Runner Trail Edition

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I customized my 4Runner to my lifestyle by adding parts and accessories, and I love mine. It's cool to be able to help other people find the same satisfaction in their own vehicles by getting them the best deals on the best parts.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Tron Legacy

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Football (Go Steelers!)

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  • Jeff Decter
    Product Advisor & Financial Specialist
    (403) 818-5626

    Jeff's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (When the dealership opened!)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  It's a good work environment - There's no need to use high pressure sales techniques. I also get the opportunity to walk my customers through the entire sales & finance process, which allows me to build better relationships with my customers.

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  True Lies

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my wife, and golfing when I can

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  • Miles Chester
    Product Advisor
    (403) 932-9900

    Miles's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • July 5th, 2010 - when the dealership first opened!

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • The Tacoma Truck!

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Great product, and a great service department!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Star Wars

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Building models for the local museums in Calgary

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  • Dale Pettigrew
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Dale's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  April 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  2nd-generation Rav4 EV

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Great people, and a culture

    What's your favorite movie?

    • The Commitments

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Hanging out with my wife, and two dogs, and playing music

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  • Gerri Hume
    Appointment Coordinator
    (403) 851-2942

    Gerri's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Opening Day July 5th, 2010 (was also with Alex Baum at Cochrane Dodge for 16 years prior!)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota 4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • It feels like a family!

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Most mystery thrillers!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Kickboxing!

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  • Jacob Mickelson
    Apprentice Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Jacob's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • February 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 1999 Toyota Echo

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I love the people that I work with, and I've loved the opportunity to learn from some of the best in the industry

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Remember the Titans

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love buying slurpees and a pizza and playing video games on a friday night with my friends

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  • Jacob Neill
    Apprentice Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Jacob's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • June 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 1995 Supra

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love working on cars, and Cochrane Toyota has a great shop, and has been a great place for me to learn

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Step Brothers

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with friends and family

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  • Keegan Wallace
    Apprentice Technician
    (403) 851-2920


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  • Mason Johnston-Smith
    Detailer
    (403) 851-2920


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  • Mike Flancia
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Mike's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (when the dealership first opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I've worked here forever! It's a great atmosphere, and a very clean shop

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Top Gun

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Taking care of my baby! And off-roading when I get a chance

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  • Phil Cote
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Phil's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010 (when the dealership opened)

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  It's a great community-orientated environment, with friendly coworkers

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  Tough to say! I love the Star Wars series

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I love photography, and going overseas with my family to help teach others how to do automotive repairs

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  • Russell Hodges
    Service Advisor
    (403) 851-2913

    Russell's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  March 2015

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • Toyota FT1

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • Cochrane Toyota is a very community orientated dealership that works closely with its customers. We have amazing regular customers, and I value the relationships I've established with them. We have a great location, and it's a beautiful drive to work, all year round.

    What's your favorite movie?

    • Bloodsport

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I like to kickbox, snowboard, hike, go to the gym, and chill with my dogs.

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  • Ryan Quiring
    Hybrid Master Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Ryan's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  January 2011

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  Toyota Tacoma

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  I love the people, and the product

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  I enjoy watching comedies!

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • I like to hangout with friends and family, as well as go camping & dirtbiking

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  • Steve Lee
    Pro Tech Technician
    (403) 851-2920

    Steve's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    • March 2014

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    • 4Runner (I drive one!)

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    • I love the family-like environment

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  I love superhero movies! Anything MARVEL

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Spending time with my family, and renovating my house

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  • Tyler Lund
    Auto Spa Team Leader
    (403) 851-2920

    Tyler's Bio -

    When did you start at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  July 2010

    What is your Toyota vehicle of choice?

    •  4Runner

    Why do you like working at Cochrane Toyota?

    •  Great people work here

    What's your favorite movie?

    •  The Goonies

    What are you passionate about outside of work?

    • Music/Art/Video games

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