John started his sales career at his wife's family IH dealership in Antigo, Wisconsin.
He then became a block man for J. I. Case Company, eventually managing the Case Company
Store in Janesville. John started with us in 1972, and sold his first Feed Grinder before
he was even officially hired. He has been a mentor, friend, and part of the Triebold Family
ever since. John likes to tell how he sold the last new threshing machine ever purchased in
the State of Wisconsin. He lives in Janesville with his wife Merdie, and is active in the
Knights of Columbus and St. John Vianney Church.
One of Don Triebold's three sons, Mark grew up in the business; sweeping floors, painting
buildings, and getting dirty. Despite all that, he knew early on that this was his chosen
career. Mark obtained his Degree in Business from UW-Whitewater, and has been a member of
Triebold Implement ever since. Mark has a keen eye for detail, and makes himself aware of
every facet of our daily operations. Mark and his wife, Carrie, have two children, Taylor
and Emily. Mark enjoys socializing with friends, and maintaining his home and yard.
Bill came to us from the trucking industry, and has an Associate's Degree as a Diesel Tech.
He has a thorough understanding of Engines, including Tier IV Emissions Technology. Bill also
has a great deal of experience with electrical and hydraulic systems, and can repair just about
anything that comes through the door. His hobbies are riding ATV's and restoring old trucks.
Bill, his wife Melanie, and their 2 children live in Fort Atkinson.
Joe is one of our all-around technicians; just give him a job to do, and he'll get it done. He
has an Associate's Degree as a Diesel Tech., and is also an accomplished welder. Joe has wry sense
of humor, and is known around the dealership as a guy who likes to play a good practical joke from
time to time. Joe's hobbies are snowmobiling, riding ATV's, and taking care of his property in
Tom was hired shortly after High School by Palmer and Dunbar Equipment in Elkhorn, where he learned
how to work on machinery. Among Tom's other duties, he is considered to be our Oliver / White Tractor
and Bobcat Skid Steer specialist. Tom is an Armed Services veteran, having served in the National Guard
for 9 years. He says his hobbies are "keeping a nice yard, restoring old cars, and spending money!" Tom
lives in rural Delavan with his wife Barb.
Keith graduated from High School and went right into the Sales profession, selling machinery for Palmer &
Dunbar Equipment in Elkhorn for many years. He eventually moved to IG Hall in Johnstown, and sold equipment
there from 1996-2011. In 2011 he came to Triebold's, and has been with us ever since. Keith lives in Janesville
with his wife Diane, and has 2 kids as well as 2 Grandkids. Keith enjoys hunting, fishing, travelling "Up North"
to his cabin, and taking weekend rides in his Sports Car, a red Pontiac Solstice Convertible .
Charles "Charlie" Keiser
Charlie is unique among Salespeople; starting here in 1980, he worked in the Service Department, and discovered
along the way that he had a real knack for relating to our customers. As a result of his experience in the service
department, Charlie has first-hand knowledge of what really happens "under the hood," and understands machinery
both inside and out. Charlie is married to his wife Lisa, and lives "South of the Border", in Hebron, Illinois.
He enjoys hunting, fishing, and caring for his dogs.
Rick hails from Fort Atkinson, and worked for many years in the Trucking Industry before coming to Triebold's. He
has a thorough knowledge of Engines (including Tier 4 Emissions), hydraulics, and electrical systems, and is well
qualified to manage the Service Department. If you call us to schedule a service appointment, chances are that Rick
will be your contact person. Rick has 3 kids, Karissa, Garrett, and Myranda. He enjoys hunting, fast cars, and
John "Curly" Duerst
Curly has been with us since 1977, and has managed our parts department for over 30 years. Needless to say, he knows
parts! Curly has a history of sticking with things. He's been married to his wife Pam since 1978, and they have 2 kids,
Brian and Meghan, as well as a new Granddaughter, Leah. Curly has proudly served the La Grange Fire Department for over
35 years, and has been their Chief for the past 11 years. In his "free time," Curly enjoys deer and turkey hunting. He
and Pam also enjoy exploring the country in their camper.
Sean, who wants to be known as the youngest guy in the Parts Department, has been with us since 2010. As well as being
an all-around nice guy, Sean is one of our Precision Farming (GPS) experts. Sean graduated from Blackhawk Tech in 1996,
and in 2000 was employed in the Parts Department at IG Hall New Holland in Johnstown, eventually becoming Parts Manager.
Sean married his wife Michelle in 2007, and they have 2 children, Harli and Michael. Along with being a Dad, Sean enjoys
fishing (especially on the ice!), hunting, and snowmobiling.
Tom was parts manager at Converse Equipment in Whitewater, having worked there since June of 1986. Triebold's purchased
Converse in 2001, and Tom likes to say he "came along with the building." Tom and his wife Diane married in 1990. A big
supporter of local FFA chapters, Tom says "The FFA kids are my kids." Tom is considered an expert on vintage Ford Tractors,
and has loyal customers who hail from almost every State in the Union, including Wyoming, West Virginia, and New York. Tom
is also an avid toy collector, and maintains an impressive collection.