Mike Memmel

Senior Technician  |  mike@aavsales.com


I take pride in my work, striving to achieve where others have not. Strong comprehension in mechanical and electrical systems, decades of experience repairing equipment and control systems. Spends free time with  family or mountaineering with my friends.

Robert Parker

Field Service Supervisor  |  r.parker@aavsales.com


I have a strong knowledge of system design and engineering. I work well in problem-solving, creative solutions and with people who generally don’t work well with others. When not at Advanced, I’m hanging out with my best friend (my daughter), hiking, surfing, painting, etc.

Greg Wilkerson

Operations Supervisor  |  greg@aavsales.com


I have the ability to focus on what matters most, without overlooking details. Solution orientated. Extensive experience in air compressor industry, from entry level to upper management. Find me reading, exercising, and enjoying music outside of Advanced.


Brenden Roscoe

Project Manager  |  brenden@aavsales.com


I am a man of integrity, quality, great attention to detail. I am a pipe-fitter by trade, have also been involved in home construction and building custom trucks/boats. When not giving it my all at Advanced, I like metalworking, knife making, and building trucks.

Michael Callahan

Parts & Inside Sales  |  mcallahan@aavsales.com


I like figuring how to get things done, especially when others cannot. Experienced in construction, aviation, on/off-road trucks and heavy equipment operation. I spend my free time with my family, doing misc. projects, reading and self-educating (teamlaw.net)

Michael Vanden Berge

Outside Sales  |  michael@aavsales.com


I am disciplined, trustworthy, patient, and dedicated. Before Advanced I did social work and was in the military. Away from Advanced I like rock-climbing, reading, doing volunteer work and back-packing.

Tim Van Buhler

Lead Service Coordinator  | timv@aavsales.com


I am friendly, outgoing, and I enjoy my job. Before working at Advanced I was a service install tech and a dispatcher in service department. On days off I like fishing, going to the desert, golfing, and playing sports with my son.

Kris Smith

Installation Technician  |  kris@aavsales.com


I am mechanical, good at pipe-fitting, and get along with anyone. Before working with the Advanced team, I was a mechanic, did custom carpentry, and architectural sheet-metal. My days off include yard-work, fast cars, and roller coasters. Advanced Since 2015

Bob Cordova

Shop Operations Manager  |  bcordova@aavsales.com


Patience is my strength. Before joining the Advanced team in, I spent 14 years in electric motor and pump sales/service. When away form the shop, find me playing golf.

Ernie Paleo

Automotive Supply  | ivc@aavsales.com


I enjoy sales. I've worked in the tire industry for over 40 years. Away from Advanced, I like working on my 1950 Chevy and 1968 Mustang, and camping with my family.

Gary Brunswick

Imperial Valley Sales  |  ivc@aavsales.com


I've been with Advanced since January 2019. I am good at sales and have a lot of product knowledge. I’ve been in the Automotive Industry for 50+ years. Away from Advanced, you can find me with my family, at BBQ’s, or railroad train watching.

Berta Christie

Imperial Valley Office  |  ivc@aavsales.com


I am good with people, sales, and I am willing take on any task. I’ve been working in the Automotive Industry for over 8 years. When I’m not at Advanced, I like going for walks, playing with my grandkids, and listening to music.

Rene Lopez

Automotive Equipment Manager  | rene@aavsales.com


Willing to take on new challenges, I excel in problem solving and thinking outside of the box. I'm an expert in automotive equipment repairs and service. Before working at Advanced I owned my own business. Away from Advanced I enjoy hanging out with my family.

Brian Brunswick

Technician  |  info@aavsales.com


When challenged, I remain tenacious. I always aim to learn, so that I am better equipped to handle unforeseen tasks. I have empathy for our clients and want to treat them the way I'd want to be treated. Away from Advanced,  I appreciate music and the arts.

Ryan Thomas

Technician  |  info@aavsales.com


Skilled in motor rewinding/testing, and pump rebuilding. I started a family business (Electron Instruments) building motor test equipment, and a motor shop. Away from Advanced find me hiking, biking, paddle boarding with our kids, and ski and snowshoeing in the winter.

Roberto Lopez Sr.

Technician  | info@aavsales.com


I like work. My coworkers say I am a hard worker, I appreciate our team. I don't do much outside of work. I've been with Advanced since January 2019.

Daniel Sacco

Technician  |  info@aavsales.com


I work well under pressure. I work well with others. I am a problem solver, a fast learner, and I’m loyal. Also, I am the best cook I know. I’ve been with Advanced since July 2019.

Jesus Guerrero

Technician  |  info@aavsales.com


I am experienced with all things air compressor, vacuum pump, gas and diesel compressor, and electric motors. In my spare time I like to read about new technologies.

Scott Tunnell

Service Coordinator  |  scott@aavsales.com


I am easy to get along with, enjoyed learning, honest, hard worker, good with people. Before Advanced I had 18 years in casino table games, 4 years service and sales. I like to spend time with family, kids sports, camping, target shooting, off-roading, fishing. Photo coming soon…

Jeff Mantooth

Technician  |  jeff@aavsales.com


I am very mechanical, I have been with Advanced since 2015. I have 36 years experience working with precision sheet-metal manufacturing. Away from work I like to enjoy the outdoors, 4 wheeling, hunting, fishing, and camping.

Chuck Hicks

Inventory Control  |  chuck@aavsales.com


Well-versed in business management, computer science, and programming to aid our inventory systems here at Advanced. Outside of Advanced: I am a gun-enthusiast, I go shooting often. I also enjoy serving my community and reaching out to the less fortunate.

Troy Hollinger

Brand Manager  |  troy@aavsales.com


I specialize in logo, branding & website design. I have been doing all of the  graphic design for Advanced since 2016. I take care of all our visuals; like sign-age, truck wraps, stationery, photo shoots, social media, etc. It’s been great watching Advanced grow.

Roberto Lopez Jr.

Technician  |  info@aavsales.com


I am a fast learner and I don't give up. I've always worked with my uncle (Rene) and dad (Roberto Sr.) servicing and selling Automotive Equipment and now we all work for Advanced! Away from work, I like playing sports and hanging with friends.



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