Staff


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

  • Shay Rowe
    Owner & General Manager

    Hello, and welcome to Mercedes-Benz of Melbourne. I want to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their patience as we start forward on our journey. Our goal is to create an unparalleled car buying experience that puts the customer's needs first and results in a lifetime relationship with us. We will give customers access to the car industry on their terms and deliver this access through empowered and well trained employees who reinforce our mission daily. We're passionate about all our new Mercedes-Benz models, and we are dedicated to helping you find the car that will suit your needs.

    To do this, we need constant feedback from you, our valued customers. I personally welcome any and all feedback whether it be in person, over the phone, or via email. What we are doing well, what we can improve on, or what you would like to see us do in the future.

    Thank you all for your hospitality and patronage. I look forward to serving you for years to come.

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  • Maria Moises
    HR Manager
    321-956-0600


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  • Richard Suarez
    Fixed Operations Director
    (800) 719-6638

    Richard Suarez has been at Mercedes-Benz of Melbourne and Porsche of Melbourne since 2007, and has been "in the business" for 19 years. Since starting as Service Director, the Service Department has been recognized as the Mercedes-Benz Gold Level Winner for 2008 - Pace Setter, Service and Parts. He's also proud to be a part of continuing to carry on the Premier Dealer Award from Porsche that Porsche of Melbourne has won for five years in a row. Centered on customer satisfaction, the Porsche of Melbourne Service Department is first in the nation in customer satisfaction! Richard specializes in Mercedes-Benz vehicles and the Porsche brand, but has experience in other luxury brands. He was born and raised in Florida, and enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids.

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  • David Hicks
    Mercedes-Benz GSM
    321-956-0600 x104


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  • Gustavo Becce
    Mercedes-Benz Sales Manager
    (800) 719-6617


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  • Jason Brannam
    Parts Manager
    Direct: (321) 215-9069

    Jason Brannam has been at Mercedes-Benz of Melbourne and Porsche of Melbourne since 2003, and has been "in the business" for 22 years. He has been dedicated to Mercedes-Benz for all of his 22 years and has spent 10 years with Porsche. As the Parts Manager, he can help you find the right part for your car - he recalls the hardest part he ever had to find was a time when a customer asked, "Can I buy the red thing next to the black thing under the dash?" When asked what model Mercedes-Benz they had, the customer replied, "It's a Benz." Jason can help any customer! On a personal note, he loves spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, motorcycles, and "making the deal."

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  • Charles Kleinschnitz
    Pre-Owned Director
    (800) 719-6617

    Charles Kleinschnitz has been at Mercedes-Benz of Melbourne since  March of 2007. He processes every pre-owned car on the lot to make sure they meet our high standards. He also oversees the lot organization and the overall maintenance and presentation of the building.

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  • Mark Racano
    Sprinter Manager
    321-956-0600 x206


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  • John DiPalma
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    800-719-6617


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  • Hal Martin
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    800-719-6617


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  • David Jenkins
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    800-719-6617


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  • Randy Weber
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    800-719-6617


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  • Courtney Pryor
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    800-719-6617


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  • Josh McCabe
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    321-956-0600 x106


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  • Mike Puleio
    Mercedes-Benz Brand Specialist
    321-956-0600


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  • Becky Marciel
    Internet Sales Manager
    321-956-0600 w113


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  • John Price
    Internet Sales Manager
    321-956-0600 x118


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  • Adam Pinson
    MB Service Advisor
    321-215-9042


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  • Roberto Fleites
    Mercedes-Benz Service Advisor
    321-956-0600 x214


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