The GTA Team

The GTA team is comprised of 10 sales and marketing professionals representing quality manufacturers since 1975. 


The GTA key account team has logged over 165 years of strong alliances with contacts in all channels of the automotive aftermarket and consumer hardware accounts.  The GTA key account team, together with the GTA service team, is prepared to maximize all opportunities.

Team Members

Blake Barnett

Service Director

Office: 913.777.5483

Mobile: 816.213.7999

Fax:    913.438.7773
Victor Bennett

Vice President Sales - Traditional Markets

Territory – Kansas/Missouri

Office: 913.777.5482

Mobile: 816.665.6377

Fax:    913.438.7773
Andrew Hovorka

Sales Associate

Territory - Iowa, Kansas

Office: 913.777.5486

Mobile: 913.475.3675

Fax:    913.438.7773
Bill Maddocks

Senior Associate

Territory – Farm Stores

Office: 402.972.8110

Mobile: 402.305.7641

Fax:    800.718.1640
Jamie Owens

Product Marketing Manager

Office: 417.413.3703

Fax:    800.718.1640
Rebecca Reid


Office: 913.777.5484

Fax:    913.438.7773
Chris Riffel

Director of Sales, Hardware Division

Office: 913.438.7772

Fax:    913.438.7773
Laci Ripp

Account Specialist

Office: 417.319.7626

Mobile: 417.894.7490

Fax:    800.718.1640
Joel Rosenthal


O'Reilly Auto Parts, Inc. & Ozark Automotive Distributors

Office: 913.777.5480

Mobile: 913.909.5635

Fax:    913.438.7773
Nick Scavuzzo

Vice President Sales - National Accounts

Office: 417.413.3706

Mobile: 417.693.7786

Fax:    800.718.1640
Tom Schaefer

Consultant to the Agency

Mobile: 314.409.7675

Fax:    800.718.1640
Tracey Stowe

Account Specialist

Office: 417.413.3705

Fax:    800.718.1640
Quincey Williamson

Account Specialist

Office: 913.777.5489

Fax:    913.438.7773