Marc’s Garage Cambridge, WI
Marc started Marc’s Garage & Rockdale Towing in November 1995. He earned his degree as an Automotive Technician at MATC and worked for a few years before deciding to branch out on his own. He was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to start a business in the barn at his parent’s house. After 8 years at that location, he outgrew the barn that he was working in and branched to where we are today. Marc specializes in multi-tasking and is also the Jack of all Trades. One day you might catch him working in the shop on cars, working at the counter, towing, or working on the day to day operation duties, with his wife, Kristi. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Kristi, and their three kids, Spencer, Jordyn, and Samantha. You can often find him at one of his kids activities such as, soccer, swimming, basketball, or Boy Scouts. He also enjoys 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, golfing, campfires, spending time with friends, and swimming.
Kristi is the behind the scenes at the shop handling the books and paperwork. She tries to keep everyone on their toes but hey, that’s not an easy task for some of these busy boys! She is known to provide a lunch meal or two and provide birthday treats for each employees birthday. Kristi is married to Marc, and together they have three children, Spencer, Samantha, and Jordyn. You might see Kristi out with some of her best buddies if your an early riser. They enjoy running at 5:00 every morning and she is training for her first marathon in November. She also enjoys, spending time with her family and friends, bowling, snowmobiling, hanging by the pool, having campfires, and playing games.
Frank comes to us with many years experience as a service writer, and a service manager. He lives in Fort Atkinson with his wife Anna and two beautiful daughters Lilly and Chloe. When he is not at work you can find him attending dance class with his daughter Lilly, spending quality time with his family making new memories.
Amy is our Director of Towing Operations. Amy spends her days trying (trying used lightly) to keep the tow truck drivers organized. That is a task in itself! She is also many customers’ favorite because she is responsible for making coffee and cookies every day. She comes to us after working several years at St. Colletta’s. She follows the motto from mom, “Always strive for your best and follow your dreams”. When Amy isn’t working, she is spending time with her husband, Adam and their two kids, Emma and Braydon. You can usually find her behind the lenses of a camera capturing memories for other people or catching her children’s memorable moments, since you can find them on a flag football field, soccer field, concerts or on a dance floor.
Ryan has been with Marc’s Garage and Rockdale Towing for several years. He came to us right from earning his automotive degree at MATC. He specializes in troubleshooting for both domestic and import cars and trucks. Ryan (along with his fiancé Jessica) welcomed his first born daughter, Hayley in April. He has a fleet of his own including 5 vehicles, 3 four wheelers, and a snowmobile! In his free time, you can find him camping, hunting, 4-wheeling, or working on his fleet!
Another new face at the shop, Jason, is an Automotive Technician. Many of you may have seen him at the Jefferson Speedway, where he spends many weekends racing! When asked what other job he would be doing if he wasn’t an automotive technician, Jason’s response was a doctor. He likes to help people and figuring things out (hence, a great technician). Jason graduated from UTI Technical School and loves to work on suspension/alignments. His greatest achievements in life are his wife, Jessica, and three kids, Marcus, Matthew, and Megan. They also have two Golden Retrievers. In his free time, Jason enjoys watching his kids with all of their sporting activities (soccer, dance, cross country, tennis, basketball) and of course, racing (car #6).
When asked about his professional achievements he said he, “just likes fixing stuff”. Jacob and his girlfriend, Brianna, live in Janesville and are expecting their first born son, Kayden in December. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his two dogs and making new memories with his two nephews along with the rest of his family. You can also find him fixing cars and bikes, fixing things around his new home, racing, practicing his shooting abilities or camping.
Josh is the newest technician to join our team here at Marc’s Garage, he came to us from a shop in Edgerton. He has a degree in Heavy duty diesel mechanic and a Agricultural Mechanic degree. He follows the motto from dad, “Work towards your goals and don’t be afraid to learn,” Josh follows this motto everyday stating he is here to learn new things and grow. When he is not working you can find him tinkering with cars and other projects with his friends. You can also find him on a farm growing hay and tobacco, and when asked if he didn’t work here where would he be, you would find him managing a farm of his own.
Tim has been running Rockdale Towing and Recovery since his stepdad passed away in 1998. He’s been working alongside Marc’s Garage since 2011. When he’s not towing around town, Tim loves to fish and be a handyman!
You know you have a tow truck driver at heart when he is asked, “what would you be doing for work if you weren’t doing what you were doing today”. His response is, “a tow truck driver in Tahiti… I just want to tow something”. Nelson comes to us as a Nationally Certified Towing Operator. He was knighted in IRAQ and was a Recovery Specialist for the Army. He has also towed vehicles in 5 countries and 13 states. If you can trust anyone to tow, you can certainly trust Nelson! He calls himself Mater for fun! He knows how to play the violin and wants to learn to play Banjo! He lives in Jefferson with his girlfriend, Whitney and they are raising chickens and ducks. In his free time, he enjoys racing cars, bonding with his ducks and chickens, and watching the Georgia Bulldogs Football.
When he is not on the family farm, you can find Adam in the tow truck. Adam is one of our part- time tow truck drivers who fills in on the weekends and whenever he can. He always has a friendly face and lives by mom’s motto, “Work hard for what you want”. You can also find him on a fire truck volunteering for the Lake Mills Fire Department, or fixing up the home that he shares with his lovely wife Amy (Director of towing operations) and their two children Emma and Braydon. He loves to take things apart and put them back together again, hunt, 4 wheel and go camping.
Marcie joins our team from Cambridge High school where she is currently a Junior who was just accepted to be on the National Honors Society. Her motto learned from mom was “It’s okay to be different.” She is very good at problem solving which will help with her future plans to be a Politician. When she is not at school and work, she enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her parents and little sister, reading and spending time with her boyfriend Adam, they enjoy taking walks, going to dinner, shopping and going to the movies.
Spencer is the oldest son of owners Marc and Kristi Davis. The motto that he learned from his mom and dad is “ Always give 125%,” which he shows in his academics, basketball court, soccer field and in boy scouts where he is almost at life. Spencer’s goal is to go into renewable energies. When he is not at school and helping out at the shop you can find him reading, playing x-box, playing soccer, basketball or golf, and relaxing in the pool.
Marc’s Garage is looking constantly for ways to make our shop “Green”.
- We recycle all waste oil in a burner that heats our facility in the winter months using in-floor heat.
- Our parts washing machine uses environmentally safe detergents to clean.
- We crush and recycle all oil filters.
- Old tires are sent to recycling facility.
- All metal is sent to a metal recycling facility
- Our weekly recycling, besides the standard glass, aluminum, plastic and paper, includes cardboard from which most parts arrive in.
- We offer Eco Express Tires, which plants a tree for every qualifying set of tires sold