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Paul Kallevig - Business Manager

Background in customer service and in auto repair. Paul is responsible for all day-to-day activities for the business. He relocated from Eden Prairie to Willmar with his wife and new baby boy to begin a new career away from the rat race. Paul is exceptionally busy with his long hours at the shop, plus renovations in the old house in Willmar that he bought, plus a wife and 4 kids demanding his attention.

Cathy
Cathy Kallevig - Customer Relations

Background in sales. Originally a Willmar native, she worked at Home Depot in Eden Prairie for 15 years before retiring. Helped new employee orientation at the Willmar Home Depot when it first opened. Famous for perfection in cross-stitch where the back must look as clean and high quality as the front. Cathy watches the front door, occasionally answers the phone, runs errands, and schmoozes with any customer who will listen to her endless prattle

Jeff

Jeff Kallevig - Owner

Background in Mechanical Engineering. Originally a Willmar native, he worked for TORO in Bloomington for 40 years before retiring. His first 5 years at TORO as a Test Engineer exposed him to a wide variety of products and what makes them tick. He then worked as a New Product Development Design Engineer as a Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer. In that period Jeff was granted 13 US Patents for a variety of innovations on TORO products. With family and friends in Willmar, Jeff thought that Willmar needed a TORO dealership. When nearing retirement, he decided to open a new TORO dealership in Willmar as his post-retirement project. .

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Paul Kallevig - Business Manager

Paul Kallevig

Business Manager
Background in customer service and in auto repair. Paul is responsible for all day-to-day activities for the business. He relocated from Eden Prairie to Willmar with his wife and new baby boy to begin a new career away from the rat race. Paul is exceptionally busy with his long hours at the shop, plus renovations in the old house in Willmar that he bought, plus a wife and 4 kids demanding his attention.
Cathy Kallevig - Customer Relations

Cathy Kallevig

Customer Relations
Background in sales. Originally a Willmar native, she worked at Home Depot in Eden Prairie for 15 years before retiring. Helped new employee orientation at the Willmar Home Depot when it first opened. Famous for perfection in cross-stitch where the back must look as clean and high quality as the front. Cathy watches the front door, occasionally answers the phone, runs errands, and schmoozes with any customer who will listen to her endless prattle.
Jeff Kallevig - Owner

Jeff Kallevig

Owner
Background in Mechanical Engineering. Originally a Willmar native, he worked for TORO in Bloomington for 40 years before retiring. His first 5 years at TORO as a Test Engineer exposed him to a wide variety of products and what makes them tick. He then worked as a New Product Development Design Engineer as a Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer. In that period Jeff was granted 13 US Patents for a variety of innovations on TORO products. With family and friends in Willmar, Jeff thought that Willmar needed a TORO dealership. When nearing retirement, he decided to open a new TORO dealership in Willmar as his post-retirement project.