The Team .

Meet our fearless leaders

We've Gone
Regional

As we partnered with more dealers across the country, we decided we needed to be closer to them, with specialized regional and state expertise, and the ability to drop by and strategize in person. So that’s what we did.

Lindsay Krickhahn

Lindsay Krickhahn

North West

Justin Point

Justin Point

South West

Ron Andrews

Ron Andrews

North East

Allyn Hane

Allyn Hane

South East

Nicolle Lamb

Nicolle Lamb

North Central

Ryan Spoerl

South Central

Each of our 6 regions has a dedicated
Regional VP with their own digital strategy team.

Our Leaders

Yep, this is them. Not the most photogenic group, but their experience, skills, and leadership qualities are off the charts.
Hover over their faces to get to know them!

Joe Chura

CEO, Co-Founder

Joe Chura, CEO

Leadership

CEO, Co-Founder

Fun Facts
  • Started career on Ford assembly line.
  • Competed in a high school slam dunk contest against future NFL and NBA players

Matthew Cole

VP, Co-Founder

Matt Cole

Leadership

VP, Co-Founder

Fun Facts
  • Has a need for speed, on land and on water.
  • Can throw a NERF Vortex Mega Howler the length of a football field.

Marc Damon

VP, Director of Paid Search

Marc Damon

Leadership

VP, Director of Paid Search

Fun Facts
  • Worked at dealerships for 16 years.
  • Flies planes for fun.

Nicolle Lamb

Regional VP, North Central

Nicolle Lamb

Leadership

Regional VP, North Central

Fun Facts
  • Has her own brand "Cocopache" that signifies her style and even our CEO knows the name of it!

Allyn Hane

Regional VP, South East

Allyn Hane

Leadership

Regional VP, South East

Fun Facts
  • Professional clogger touring Florida and Georgia in the early 1980s
  • He has 100,000 YouTube subs who are “dominating their neighbors”

Justin Point

Regional VP, South West

Justin Point

Leadership

Regional VP, South West

Fun Facts
  • 3rd generation of Points in the car biz in some way or another
  • Once made over 1,000 pizzas in 1 day

Ron Andrews

Regional VP, North East

Ron Andrews

Leadership

Regional VP, North East

Fun Facts
  • Total gear head
  • Die-hard Packer fan living in Chicago

Ryan Spoerl

Regional VP, South Central

Ryan Spoerl

Leadership

Regional VP, South Central

Fun Facts
  • 1st Degree Red Belt Taekwondo
  • Professional Trainer of Labrador Retrievers for field competition & hunting.

Lindsay Krickhahn

Regional VP, North West

Lindsay Krickhahn

Leadership

Regional VP, North West

Fun Facts
  • In her previous life, Lindsay was a Spanish Teacher.
  • Lindsay has traveled the globe. Ask her about it!

Jennifer Strilko

Director of Operations

Jennifer Strilko

Leadership

Director of Operations

Fun Facts
  • Has a Master’s degree in Education
  • Is a vegetarian, and married to someone who only eats meat.

Erin Kasch

Director of People Operations

Erin Kasch

Leadership

Director of People Operations

Fun Facts
  • Erin is in her 4th role at LDM
  • Kitchen dance parties are how she unwinds after work.

Caitlin DiMare-Oliver

Chief Technology Officer

Caitlin DiMare Oliver

Leadership

Chief Technology Officer

Fun Facts
  • Caitlin once built a website about the “Rules of Dibs” in 20 minutes on her lunch break to troll her husband who’d stolen the Nintendo Switch when she’d clearly called dibs!

Phil Bridge

Director of Client Services | Creative

Phillip Bridge

Leadership

Director of Client Services | Creative

Fun Facts
  • Was a charcuterie specialist in Wisconsin.
  • Has been the face and/or voice of over 19 different brands.

Mark McCarthy

Creative Director

Mark Mc

Leadership

Creative Director

Fun Facts
  • Hosted an internationally award-winning TV Show in high school.
  • Has had three near-death experiences, not including a recent freak teacup accident.

Sarah Dawson

Art Director

Sarah dawson

Leadership

Art Director

Fun Facts
  • Claims she has no fun facts.
  • Favorite ice cream flavor is vanilla (maybe she’s right about #1)

Katie Helgesen

Director of SEO

Katie Helgesen

Leadership

Director of SEO

Fun Facts
  • Desert island foods are garlic bread and gummy bears from the Albanese Candy Factory.
  • Her perfect night includes her favorite board game (Risk), craft beer, fleece pants, and a full night's sleep.

Mary-Grace Wilson

SEO Supervisor

Mary Grace

Leadership

SEO Supervisor

Fun Facts
  • Got Viktor Krum's autograph at the 1994 Quidditch World Cup
  • Majored in Potions, Minored in Herbology

Katie Garrity

Social Media Manager

Katie Garrity

Leadership

Social Media Manager

Fun Facts
  • Was President of the Scooter Club in 8th Grade.
  • Can sing the New Girl intro song JUST LIKE Zooey Deschanel.

Jason Stum

Director of Strategy

Jason Stum

Leadership

Director of Strategy

Fun Facts
  • Hosts our official LDM podcast, Think Bigger.
  • Biggest Star Wars Nerd that’s ever lived.

Cara Garvey

Paid Search Supervisor

Cara Garvey

Leadership

Paid Search Supervisor

Fun Facts
  • Bo Burnham once yelled at her.
  • Had her own LDM reality show that was canceled after one episode.

Megan Miller

Tier 2 Account Director

Megan Miller

Leadership

Tier 2 Account Director

Fun Facts
  • Megan was voted most mysterious in high school.
  • There’s a reason for #1.

Ryan Kwasneski

Regional Director, North Central

Ryan Kwasneski

Leadership

Regional Director, North Central

Fun Facts
  • Ryan is an elected official in the town of Lemont.
  • He moonlights as a professional wrestling character (uh, we mean manager) at a local ring.

Brie Whitfield

Regional Director, North East

Brie Whitfield

Leadership

Regional Director, North East

Fun Facts
  • Brie is well-known on the streets as “World’s Pickiest Eater.” She didn’t try broccoli until college.
  • She trains her two German Shepherds in the sport of Nosework.

Eric Dumlao

Regional Director, South East

Eric Dumlao

Leadership

Regional Director, South East

Fun Facts
  • Hosts a podcast called "Absolutely Nothing" which has over 150K downloads
  • Has perfect eyesight and has never lost a “distant reading contest”.

Tim Trahey

Regional Director, North/South West

Tim Trahey

Leadership

Regional Director, North/South West

Fun Facts
  • His 4 year old nephew is sincerely convinced Tim is actually Batman.
  • Once took a trek to Ireland to track down his ancestry and his family crest.

Mike Prosser

Account Supervisor, South Central

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South Central

Fun Facts
  • Knows the words to every boyband song from the 90’s and early 00’s
  • Has modified and raced a dirt bike, motorcycle, and 3 cars in the last 10 years.

Malorie Ryczek

Account Supervisor, South West

Malorie Ryczek

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South West

Fun Facts
  • The first time Malorie skydived, the instructor didn’t speak english.
  • Had a pet snake and sugar glider growing up.

Erin Hipple

Account Supervisor, South East

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South East

Fun Facts
  • Is OBSESSED with animals. Dogs, cats, and sea turtles in particular.
  • Formerly a fast-pitch softball pitcher.

Gina Berti

Account Supervisor, North East

Gina Berti

Leadership

Account Supervisor, North East

Fun Facts
  • I was in an FAO Schwarz commercial, dancing on the light up piano from the movie “Big”.
  • I have a twin sister.

Joe Chura

CEO, Co-Founder

Joe Chura, CEO

Leadership

CEO, Co-Founder

Fun Facts
  • Started career on Ford assembly line.
  • Competed in a high school slam dunk contest against future NFL and NBA players

Matthew Cole

VP, Co-Founder

Matt Cole

Leadership

VP, Co-Founder

Fun Facts
  • Has a need for speed, on land and on water.
  • Can throw a NERF Vortex Mega Howler the length of a football field.

Marc Damon

VP, Director of Paid Search

Marc Damon

Leadership

VP, Director of Paid Search

Fun Facts
  • Worked at dealerships for 16 years.
  • Flies planes for fun.

Nicolle Lamb

Regional VP, North Central

Nicolle Lamb

Leadership

Regional VP, North Central

Fun Facts
  • Has her own brand "Cocopache" that signifies her style and even our CEO knows the name of it!

Allyn Hane

Regional VP, South East

Allyn Hane

Leadership

Regional VP, South East

Fun Facts
  • Professional clogger touring Florida and Georgia in the early 1980s
  • He has 100,000 YouTube subs who are “dominating their neighbors”

Justin Point

Regional VP, South West

Justin Point

Leadership

Regional VP, South West

Fun Facts
  • 3rd generation of Points in the car biz in some way or another
  • Once made over 1,000 pizzas in 1 day

Ron Andrews

Regional VP, North East

Ron Andrews

Leadership

Regional VP, North East

Fun Facts
  • Total gear head
  • Die-hard Packer fan living in Chicago

Ryan Spoerl

Regional VP, South Central

Ryan Spoerl

Leadership

Regional VP, South Central

Fun Facts
  • 1st Degree Red Belt Taekwondo
  • Professional Trainer of Labrador Retrievers for field competition & hunting.

Lindsay Krickhahn

Regional VP, North West

Lindsay Krickhahn

Leadership

Regional VP, North West

Fun Facts
  • In her previous life, Lindsay was a Spanish Teacher.
  • Lindsay has traveled the globe. Ask her about it!

Jennifer Strilko

Director of Operations

Jennifer Strilko

Leadership

Director of Operations

Fun Facts
  • Has a Master’s degree in Education
  • Is a vegetarian, and married to someone who only eats meat.

Caitlin DiMare-Oliver

Chief Technology Officer

Caitlin DiMare Oliver

Leadership

Chief Technology Officer

Fun Facts
  • Caitlin once built a website about the “Rules of Dibs” in 20 minutes on her lunch break to troll her husband who’d stolen the Nintendo Switch when she’d clearly called dibs!

Sarah Dawson

Art Director

Sarah dawson

Leadership

Art Director

Fun Facts
  • Claims she has no fun facts.
  • Favorite ice cream flavor is vanilla (maybe she’s right about #1)

Katie Helgesen

Director of SEO

Katie Helgesen

Leadership

Director of SEO

Fun Facts
  • Desert island foods are garlic bread and gummy bears from the Albanese Candy Factory.
  • Her perfect night includes her favorite board game (Risk), craft beer, fleece pants, and a full night's sleep.

Mary-Grace Wilson

SEO Supervisor

Mary Grace

Leadership

SEO Supervisor

Fun Facts
  • Got Viktor Krum's autograph at the 1994 Quidditch World Cup
  • Majored in Potions, Minored in Herbology

Katie Garrity

Social Media Manager

Katie Garrity

Leadership

Social Media Manager

Fun Facts
  • Was President of the Scooter Club in 8th Grade.
  • Can sing the New Girl intro song JUST LIKE Zooey Deschanel.

Cara Garvey

Paid Search Supervisor

Cara Garvey

Leadership

Paid Search Supervisor

Fun Facts
  • Bo Burnham once yelled at her.
  • Had her own LDM reality show that was canceled after one episode.

Megan Miller

Tier 2 Account Director

Megan Miller

Leadership

Tier 2 Account Director

Fun Facts
  • Megan was voted most mysterious in high school.
  • There’s a reason for #1.

Erin Kasch

Director of People Operations

Erin Kasch

Leadership

Director of People Operations

Fun Facts
  • Erin is in her 4th role at LDM
  • Kitchen dance parties are how she unwinds after work.

Phil Bridge

Director of Client Services | Creative

Phillip Bridge

Leadership

Director of Client Services | Creative

Fun Facts
  • Was a charcuterie specialist in Wisconsin.
  • Has been the face and/or voice of over 19 different brands.

Mark McCarthy

Creative Director

Mark Mc

Leadership

Creative Director

Fun Facts
  • Hosted an internationally award-winning TV Show in high school.
  • Has had three near-death experiences, not including a recent freak teacup accident.

Jason Stum

Director of Strategy

Jason Stum

Leadership

Director of Strategy

Fun Facts
  • Hosts our official LDM podcast, Think Bigger.
  • Biggest Star Wars Nerd that’s ever lived.

Nicolle Lamb

Regional VP, North Central

Nicolle Lamb

Leadership

Regional VP, North Central

Fun Facts
  • Has her own brand "Cocopache" that signifies her style and even our CEO knows the name of it!

Allyn Hane

Regional VP, South East

Allyn Hane

Leadership

Regional VP, South East

Fun Facts
  • Professional clogger touring Florida and Georgia in the early 1980s
  • He has 100,000 YouTube subs who are “dominating their neighbors”

Justin Point

Regional VP, South West

Justin Point

Leadership

Regional VP, South West

Fun Facts
  • 3rd generation of Points in the car biz in some way or another
  • Once made over 1,000 pizzas in 1 day

Ron Andrews

Regional VP, North East

Ron Andrews

Leadership

Regional VP, North East

Fun Facts
  • Total gear head
  • Die-hard Packer fan living in Chicago

Ryan Spoerl

Regional VP, South Central

Ryan Spoerl

Leadership

Regional VP, South Central

Fun Facts
  • 1st Degree Red Belt Taekwondo
  • Professional Trainer of Labrador Retrievers for field competition & hunting.

Lindsay Krickhahn

Regional VP, North West

Lindsay Krickhahn

Leadership

Regional VP, North West

Fun Facts
  • In her previous life, Lindsay was a Spanish Teacher.
  • Lindsay has traveled the globe. Ask her about it!

Ryan Kwasneski

Regional Director, North Central

Ryan Kwasneski

Leadership

Regional Director, North Central

Fun Facts
  • Ryan is an elected official in the town of Lemont.
  • He moonlights as a professional wrestling character (uh, we mean manager) at a local ring.

Brie Whitfield

Regional Director, North East

Brie Whitfield

Leadership

Regional Director, North East

Fun Facts
  • Brie is well-known on the streets as “World’s Pickiest Eater.” She didn’t try broccoli until college.
  • She trains her two German Shepherds in the sport of Nosework.

Eric Dumlao

Regional Director, South East

Eric Dumlao

Leadership

Regional Director, South East

Fun Facts
  • Hosts a podcast called "Absolutely Nothing" which has over 150K downloads
  • Has perfect eyesight and has never lost a “distant reading contest”.

Tim Trahey

Regional Director, North/South West

Tim Trahey

Leadership

Regional Director, North/South West

Fun Facts
  • His 4 year old nephew is sincerely convinced Tim is actually Batman.
  • Once took a trek to Ireland to track down his ancestry and his family crest.

Mike Prosser

Account Supervisor, South Central

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South Central

Fun Facts
  • Knows the words to every boyband song from the 90’s and early 00’s
  • Has modified and raced a dirt bike, motorcycle, and 3 cars in the last 10 years.

Malorie Ryczek

Account Supervisor, South West

Malorie Ryczek

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South West

Fun Facts
  • The first time Malorie skydived, the instructor didn’t speak english.
  • Had a pet snake and sugar glider growing up.

Erin Hipple

Account Supervisor, South East

Leadership

Account Supervisor, South East

Fun Facts
  • Is OBSESSED with animals. Dogs, cats, and sea turtles in particular.
  • Formerly a fast-pitch softball pitcher.

Gina Berti

Account Supervisor, North East

Gina Berti

Leadership

Account Supervisor, North East

Fun Facts
  • I was in an FAO Schwarz commercial, dancing on the light up piano from the movie “Big”.
  • I have a twin sister.

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