Our Technicians

You can rest comfortably knowing that all our technicians are licensed and insured. We are proud of our factory trained and CFESA certified service technicians that are there to promptly resolve your issues.

Indianapolis Area Technicians

Adam S.
Lead Technician

A musician away from work, Adam uses tools as his instruments to make our customer’s equipment hum again. He participates in open wheel dirt track car racing on many warm weather weekends.

Charles M.
Technician

A true specialist, Charles is the resident microwave expert here at Vanco. He enjoys learning something new when he thought he knew it all. He roots for the Pacers, the KC Chiefs, and enjoys his family of 5 dachshunds.

Dave Y.
Technician

Dave is a “hot side” specialist at Vanco, an expert at repairing any equipment that cooks food or keeps it warm. When he’s not rooting for his son’s sports teams, he describes himself as a nerd who enjoys video games, Star Wars and comic books.

Kevin B.
Technician

Kevin is a man of many interests, including music (plays trumpet), cooking, camping, and sports of all kinds.  One of his goals is to attend an NFL game at all 32 stadiums.

Mike V.
Technician

Quiet and soft-spoken, Mike provides invaluable service on our Indy market planned maintenance team.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters.

Charles J.
Technician

Part of our Indy team, Charles loves working with his hands.  He’s a Chicago Bulls fan and enjoys spending time with his family and playing video games.

Jonathan C.
Service Assistant

Always smiling and happy to help, Jonathan is currently a service assistant in our warehouse and an “extra pair of hands” for our technicians, working toward becoming a technician in his own right.  He and his wife, Alyssa, hope to someday raise a family who loves Christ as much as they do.

Paul E.
Technician

Paul finds using his mechanical gifts to diagnose and repair customer’s equipment to be very rewarding. He spends time with his family (including twenty-four nieces and nephews). Paul plans to build and fly his own airplane some day.

Brian S.
Technician

Our newest technician in the Indy market, but although he’s new to us, he comes with plenty of experience and really knows his way around a commercial kitchen!

Steve F.
Lead Technician

One of our many talented technicians, Steve finds joy in his work and always strives to bring a smile to everyone he meets. In his free time, he enjoys smoking meats and fishing with his wife.

Steve Y.
Technician

Steve will take on any type of equipment issue and likely has the most experience with conveyor ovens of anyone. He also enjoys fishing, NASCAR racing, and family time.

Kirk W.
Technician

Kirk is a very experienced technician and can fix just about anything!  We are fortunate to have his skills available for our Indy market.

Brad D.
Technician

Brad expertly balances a career at Vanco while also being a father of 3 kids. He enjoys watching movies, listening to any and all kinds of music, all along with a healthy amount of football!

Paul O.
Technician

If you don’t find Paul here at Vanco, you’ll find him cheering on his Ohio State Buckeyes or Pittsburgh Steelers! Can you picture Paul in a ’65 Bel Air? That was his first set of wheels.

Mike V.
Technician

Hunting, fishing, swimming, hiking… Mike is a lover of the outdoors and always excited for the next adventure! He also finds fulfillment when able to go above and beyond with customers!

Kentucky Area Technicians

Adam S.
Technician

Adam is a great addition to our Vanco Kentucky area team!  He loves hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family.  He also hopes to own his own restaurant someday.

Evansville Area Technicians

John T.
Technician

To say John likes to fish would be an understatement.  HE LOVES TO FISH!  John loves people and has a large family.  With 6 children and 6 more grandchildren, John has his hands full.  He is devoted to his work and loves to solve problems.

Matt G.
Technician

Happily married with two children, Matt is a family man.  He loves learning and is always quick to find solutions to unexpected problems.  When he’s not out on the job, Matt is spending time with his family or cruising around in his Dodge Charger.

Joseph H.
Technician

Joseph is the newest addition to our Vanco Evansville team.  When he’s not working, he likes to spend time with family and enjoys building Legos.

Our Office Staff

When you call us you talk to a person, not a machine or computer. You can expect prompt, courteous communication with clear expectations.
Jan F.
Office Manager

Jan wears many hats, including HR and customer service roles.  At home she likes to read, work in her flower beds, and play with her two cats.

Kim W.
Senior Service Coordinator

Kim has scheduled service techs, worked with customers, and generally solved problems here at Vanco for over 18 years! She loves the Colts, Jeff Gordon, Peyton Manning and Roxie, her potbelly pig. Kim believes life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it!

Michael H.
Service Manager

Michael has a true servant’s heart and enjoys hearing a customer say, “I’m glad you’re here.” He follows the Colts, IU Hoosiers and collects old hand tools.

Brooke Z.
Service Coordinator

Brooke schedules and dispatches our technicians and can multi-task like crazy!  Her family is her life and she’s heavily involved in their sports and activities.  She loves sports and being active, but she also loves sharks!  She’s very knowledgeable about them and has a great collection of all things shark!

Lynn C.
Parts and Safety Specialist

Lynn is overseeing our warehouse operations and is expanding and refining our safety culture as well.  He continues his military career in the reserves, and we are grateful for his service.

David T.
Parts Specialist

David is a world traveler, with a trip to Israel already under his belt, and plans to venture to Japan! David is an enthusiastic fan of anything Star Wars and loves watching movies and TV shows. Away from Vanco, you most likely find him with his friends, or enjoying some chocolate!

Crystal B.
Customer Service Representative

Crystal is one of our customer service representatives, always ready and happy to take your call!  Her family is very involved in several sports and dance, so she’s constantly on the go to their practices, games, classes, and competitions!

Tina V.
Accounting Specialist

Tina handles most of the billing in our Accounts Receivable group.  When not at work she enjoys spending time at home with her husband and family.

Mark G.
Parts Specialist

Mark is one of our parts specialists here at Vanco, and when he’s not working, he enjoys camping and wants to eventually visit all 50 states.  He lives on a farm with his wife, 3 boxers, horses, and a miniature donkey named Hercules.

Alyssa C.
Accounting Specialist

Alyssa is our warranty billing specialist within our accounting team.  Still a newlywed, she and her husband, Jonathan, are very involved in their church, and are looking forward to having a family someday.

Tom H.
Parts Specialist

Tom has recently moved from a service coordinator position over to add his skills to our parts department, and we are very grateful for his flexibility and willingness to learn and grow with Vanco!

Jennifer B.
Customer Service Representative

Jennifer is our newest customer service representative, and is covering all the front desk duties and much more!  Outside of work she spends time with her husband and two daughters and their many pets.

Mary K.
Accounting Specialist

Mary is our newest accounting specialist, but she brings years of experience to our team!  When not at work she spends time with her two cats and loves watching British murder mysteries.  She intends one day to become a published author.

Rusty P.
V.P. Of Operations  

Balancing a demanding job along with a family-owned cattle farm sounds like a daunting task, but if anyone could do it, it’s Rusty. While away from work, Rusty enjoys target/skeet shooting, waterfowl hunting, and spending time with his family around a campfire or on the front porch with a large slice of chocolate cake!

Emily Allen
Executive Assistant 

Emily tracks our Performance Indicators, plans and executes all events, and manages the real estate here. Since she is part time at Vanco, she considers her full time job to be “creating an environment where my family feels loved, safe, and can be themselves.”

Jeremy Allen
President

Jeremy is one of our owners, and he oversees all operations and administration of the company. He appreciates being able to lead a team of talented folks who have a common vision of serving our customers. Away from Vanco, he enjoys boating, camping and being outdoors with his family.

Gary Allen
CEO

Gary has been in the foodservice equipment service business since his junior year in high school. He appreciates the blessing of being business partners with his oldest son. Away from Vanco he is active in his church and enjoys family time, hiking, skiing and golf with friends.

Gideon
Office Mascot

According to the office staff here at Vanco, his job description is “Make people smile.”

Interested in Joining Our Team?