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David Abatsis
Dealer Principal
(978) 897-7000 x 129

In 1967 David started in the car business as a Lincoln mechanic at a dealership in Wellesley Massachusetts. After achieving Master Technician status, he took on management roles of increasing responsibility. In 1989 David and his business partners opened a Lincoln-Mercury dealership in Acton Massachusetts. In 1993 the duo opened their second dealership, Acton Ford. In 2006, the two dealerships were separated and David became the sole Dealer Principal of Acton Ford. Over the years, David has served on several national advisory committees for Ford Motor Company and the New England Ford Dealers.  David is an avid runner and regularly participates in the  "reach the beach" relay race. He resides in the town of Stow. 

Chris Abatsis
General Manager
(978) 897-7000 x 157

Chris started at Acton Ford as a summer lot attendant in 2000 and made his way back to the store full time in 2011. His favorite part of his job is getting to meet customers in all different departments of the dealership. Chris enjoys attending classic car shows throughout New England.



Mark Nelson
General Sales Manager
(978) 897-7000 x 156

Mark has over 30 years of Ford experience. The most important part of Mark's job is to create a people friendly atmosphere with an emphasis on customer satisfaction.  With a true passion for Ford vehicles, Mark's summer ride is a 1987 Ford Bronco, that he purchased new at this dealership. Mark is a dog lover. Ask him about his Irish Terrier, Shea.

Gordon Chan
Sales & Leasing Consultant
(978) 897-7000 x 117

Gordon Chan has been with Acton Ford since 2001. Gordon loves meeting customers and staying in touch with them long after the sale. Over the years, Gordon has been really impressed with the technology improvements that Ford has made in their cars. Gordon commutes to the dealership from Boston in his Fusion Energi Plug-In-Hybrid and is currently averaging over 100MPGe.

Gordon's motto is "It's all teamwork"

Charlie Arbeene
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(978) 897-7000 x 120

John Santoro

John has over 40 years of customer service experience in the Ford product line. John is very active in the community and has probably sold one of your friends or neighbors a car over the years. John believes that people buy from someone that they like and trust. He has spent his career providing a personalized high level service after the sale. John is a big Boston sports fan, and avid golfer.

Kate Pendergast
Product Specialist

Bob Ziman
Lot Attendant



Dan Summers
Service Manager
(978) 897-7000 x 125

Ed Ianachino
Service Advisor
(978) 897-7000 x 133

Matt Maillet
Service Advisor

Bill Moon
Shuttle Driver



David Bingham
Finance & Insurance Manager
(978) 897-7000 x114

David Bingham has over 20 years of experience working with clients with both poor and excellent credit. In his 20+ years, David has developed strong and lasting relationships with over 30 different lenders. With working knowledge of lender requirements, David knows how to advocate for his customers and always goes the extra mile to help his customers approved. David enjoys spending time with his wife, two kids and his dog Winston.



Mike MacGillivary
Parts & Wholesale Manager
(978) 637-2000

Pat Barry
Wholesale Parts
(978) 637-2000

Jack McQuiggan
Wholesale Parts Driver

Mike James
Wholesale Parts Driver