• Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz of Chicago

1520 W. North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60642

  • Sales: (312) 267-0870
  • Service: (877) 858-3958
  • Parts: (866) 748-5507

A Fletcher Jones Dealership. Mercedes-Benz of Chicago.

Parts and Service Staff

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  • Geoff Hult
    Service Director

    Geoff has been in the automotive service industry for almost fifteen years with the last six at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago. As someone who enjoys being around people, and loves the energy success brings, the automotive industry has always felt like home for Geoff. Geoff is a huge Chicago fan and loves attending the Cubs and Bulls games along with taking his motorcycle out on the road. --Which all fit his motto, "work hard, play hard."
    Geoff's Favorite Model: CL65: because of its performance and luxury.  It is simply an aggressive vehicle with everything under the sun.
    Geoff's Favorite upgrade: The AMG package would have to be my favorite upgrade on the Mercedes-Benz. The AMG engine provides powerful acceleration, effortless torque along with long-distance comfort.  It truly defines "Outstanding performance."

  • Terry Stailey
    Service Manager

    Terry followed his father's footsteps into the auto industry and has spent almost all of his 23 years of his service career at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago.  Terry absolutely loves how everyday is different and is excited to meet new people.
    Terry's Favorite Model: The SL550 because it's the best convertible on the road.
    Terry's Tip for you: Get your oil changed as often as possible, it's affordable and never hurts to keep that up.

  • Mark Pietka
    Shop Foreman

  • Larry M. Li
    Shop Foreman

    How many years in the auto field?
    At a dealership level  Larry has been with Fletcher Jones Mercedes Benz for 9 years starting as an Apprentice progressing and working his way as a  Master Line Technician and now as a Shop Foreman.

    Family information?
    His parents immigrated here to the United States and both his sister and Larry are 1st generation children. The majority of Larry's family are now living in different parts of the United States. 

    Activities you like?
    Larry is a very active individual that is conscious with health and fitness.  He enjoys basketball, distance running and weight training.

    Where did you grow up?
    Larry grew in the North Side of Chicago in Edgewater neighborhood. He attended High School at Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center,  graduated from DePaul University with a B.S. in Computer Science Programming. And, received his automotive training from Lincoln Technical Institute in Melrose Park.  

    Favorite memory in the automotive industry?
    The most  exciting aspect of the automotive industry for Larry  is having the opportunity to work with  leading edge technology with Mercedes-Benz vehicles.  The innovative technology implemented into a Mercedes-Benz vehicle is amazing.
    His favorite Benz would be the SL65 AMG Black Series.

    Favorite thing about Chicago?
    Larry's favorite thing about Chicago is the summer EDM music festivals that tour through the city and the beaches down Lakeshore Drive. He enjoys the vast amount of diverse restaurants and the people in the city as well.   

    Where are you living now?
    Currently, he is stilling living in the city in the North Side of Chicago in the Uptown neighborhood.

  • Erick McGregor
    Service Consultant

    Erik, a Minnesota native, has been in the auto industry for a decade. He has experience in the technical, sales, and service side of Mercedes-Benz.  A big people person, Erik enjoys being able to provide information for customers about their cars. His favorite is the E55 because it's the sedan vehicle for the family that can get you to the grocery store or soccer practice in 4.3 seconds. 

  • Daniel Hoffman
    Service Consultant

    How many years in the auto field?
    I have worked as a Mercedes-Benz Service Advisor for the past 10 years.

    Activities you like?
    I like watching and playing sports. My two favorite Winter sports are skiing and snowmobiling. I like to go camping in Summer as well .  Go Blackhawks!

    Where did you grow up?
    I was born in Hammond, IN. I moved to Appleton WI after college and lived there for 9 years. I moved back to Chicago in October of 2013.

    Favorite memory in the automotive industry?

    I  have been awarded trips to Germany with MBUSA to experience MB heritage and European culture. My favorite memory was the visit to the AMG factory and all the food and wine/beer. 

    Favorite thing about Chicago?
    The diversity of people in the city and the wide variety of things to see and do around the city. 

    Where are you living now?

    In Downtown Chicago with my wife Lynn.

  • Melvin Peoples
    Service Consultant

    Melvin has been working with Mercedes-Benz for almost 35 years.  He majored in mechanics during college and later discovered his passion for service. He enjoys his job because it allows him to do his favorite thing: interact with customers. When he is not working with automobiles, he is building model cars. His favorite Mercedes-Benz is the S550 because of its superior handling and interesting style.

  • Chuck Benson
    Service Consultant

    Chuck is a Chicago native who has been working in the automobile industry since 1972, right out of high school. He has a strong passion for luxury automobiles and customer service. He enjoys the diversity of clientele he experiences through Mercedes-Benz. His favorite car is the S-Class because it is a beautiful luxury vehicle with superior handling and provides a smooth ride.

  • Vilma Miliute
    Service Consultant

  • Marsi Prifti
    Boutique Consultant

    As a kid growing up in Europe, Marsi always had a strong love for luxury cars. Marsi has worked with Mercedes-Benz of Chicago for four years and enjoys assisting clients in accessorize their vehicle.

    Favorite Model: CL65 AMG
    Favorite upgrade or accessory: MEDIA INTERFACE
    Best tip to tell our clients: HAPPINESS IS DRIVING A MERCEDES

  • Trisha Mattocks
    Office Manager

  • Rip Garcia
    Parts Consultant

    A Chicago native, Rip was introduced to the auto industry by his uncle who has been in the business for many years. Rip has now been in the auto industry for 5 years and enjoys dealing with people and assisting them with any type of issue they may have with their vehicle.
    Favorite Model: S-Class
    Favorite upgrade or accessory:  The iPod integration.
    Best tip to tell our clients: Keeping up with the maintenance is critical for your vehicle.

  • Oscar Aguilar
    Parts & Retail Specialist

    Originally from Puebla City, Mexico, Oscar began his career with Mercedes-Benz 9 years ago in Houston before moving to Chicago in 2003 to join Mercedes-Benz of Chicago. Oscar has had a passion for cars ever since he was a kid and truly enjoys his job.
    Favorite Model: C-Class
    Favorite upgrade or accessory: Wheels, wheels, and wheels.  Nothing dresses a car better like a brand new set of wheels.
    Best tip to tell our clients: When you customize your car, always use original Mercedes-Benz Accessories.

  • Gayle Hortelano
    Service Advisor

  • Marco Gallardo
    Service Advisor