• Mark Dexter
    General Manager
    860-963-2277

    Mark Dexter is a lifelong resident of the Northeast corner of Connecticut. He started in the automobile business in 1984 as a sales representative. Through the years Mark has worked as a sales manager, finance manager, general sales manager and general manager earning the highest manufacturers certification levels. Always maintaining focus on customer satisfaction, Mark has worked with thousands of customers over the years assisting them in purchasing the vehicle of their dreams. Mark has also enjoyed being part of many fundraisers benefiting local charities, hospitals and organizations. 

    Come experience the difference at Putnam Chrysler Dodge Jeep Kia. Mark and the team will "treat you right" making your sales, service parts and body shop visit exceptional!

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  • James E Rivera
    Sales Manager
    860-963-2277

    Jimmy has been here at Putnam Chrysler Kia for 15 years. He has over 20 years of FCA/Mopar Experience. He has been  helping customers in their vehicle purchasing/lease process  in Northeast CT and beyond for 21 years. He is a true advocate for our customers, and believes that  maintaining a focus on customer service and satisfaction results in an exceptional experience. He lives in Woodstock, CT with his wife and  2 daughter's and frequents local business. Whether you stop in, or see him out and about, don't hesitate on saying hello!

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  • Tim Tallman
    Sales Manager
    860-963-2277

    Tim has spent over twenty years in the automotive business, eleven of those years have been in the Gates Organization. Tim takes great pride in what he does and has earned the respect of those who work for him. He believes that all customers should have a great buying experience.

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  • Scott Johnson
    Business Manager
    860-963-2277


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  • Mark Pillsbury
    Sales Consultant
    860-963-2277

    Mark Pillsbury, sales consultant, is a lifelong resident of Massachusetts. He currently resides in Holland Mass. Mark is a graduate of Bay Path Regional Technical High School and loves to play disc golf.  Mark is the proud father of two boys. Mark has been with Putnam Chrysler Dodge Jeep KIA for 4 years and looking forward to helping you find the perfect vehicle. 

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  • Chris Barsness
    Sales Consultant
    860-963-2277

    Chris Barsness was born and raised in Minneapolis Minnesota and moved out to New England 15 years ago. He was in the restaurant industry for 24 Years ending with 6 years as a Senior Manager at The Cheesecake Factory in Boston. He joined the sales team in September 2020. He loves helping people and is very family orientated. He also enjoys anything having to do with the outdoors, especially camping!

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  • Steven Zacek
    Sales Consultant
    860-963-2277

    Steve has lived in the neighboring town, Thompson his entire life. He is a product expert and started in the car business in 1996. He has a passion for "figuring out the hard ones!" He enjoys working with all customers and specializes in commercial vehicles and custom trucks. 

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  • Jason Duquet
    Sales Consultant
    860-963-2277

    Jason Duquet is a sales consultant, and he is a Rhode Island resident, born and raised. Currently living in Burillville, Jason is a family-oriented man with a five year old daughter and wonderful fiancée. With over seven years experience with Chrysler, Jason is a knowledgeable professional you can count on for the right answer. Jason understands the value of a happy customer, and he looks forward to many years of serving the local community's automotive needs.

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  • Peter Place
    Sales Consultant
    860-963-2277

    Peter was born and raised right here in Putnam CT. Before coming to Putnam Chrysler Dodge Jeep KIA Peter spent a lot of time traveling and studying photography. When Peter is not at work, he enjoys working on import cars and watching Always Sunny in Philadelphia on TV. Peter looks up to his father who was involved in town politics for some time. Come on down and see Peter Place today!

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