After 42 years as a manufacturers’ representative, Rod still enjoys working with his customers no matter how large or small. His long term relationships with manufacturers and accounts exemplify his commitment to service. Rod's experience in the gourmet and housewares industry continues to be an asset to everyone who works with him. Rod focuses on special projects, key accounts and managing his sales team.
Leann brings to the partnership a wealth of knowledge with over 19 years of retail buying experience including over 8 years as a Department Store and E-commerce buyer. Those who have worked with Leann know she possesses a deep sense of pride, tempered by humility and passion to do everything she can to make her customers successful. Leann handles key accounts in Southern California.
Angie comes to ShapiroDoi & Associates with 18 years of sales experience in the housewares, gift and tabletop industries. Previously she spent several years in retail ranging from buying to management. Angie covers designated accounts in Southern California.
Anne comes to us with 21 years experience as a gourmet housewares sales representative. Over the years she has developed very close working relationships. Having worked all classes of trade, Anne is capable of handling any type of sales situation, making her a great asset to our company. Anne covers the Los Angeles County territory.
Jim brings 37 years of experience to ShapiroDoi & Associates as a manufacturers rep from the gourmet/housewares industry. Concentrating on primarily upscale supermarkets/fancy food and wine accounts, Jim is able to build on to this fast growing market. Having developed great relationships with his customers over the years, makes it understandable why Jim loves what he does.
Having an extensive background with a major retailer that includes sales, buying and management, as well as ten years as a gourmet/housewares sales representative, Karen brings to ShapiroDoi & Associates a wealth of experience from both sides of the fence. It's not surprising that we are excited to have Karen on our team. Karen covers the Arizona territory.
Having been involved in the gourmet business in Hawaii for over 22 years, Susan brings to ShapiroDoi & Associates both qualified experience and an actual year-round presence to our customers throughout the islands.
Tom has been working with ShapiroDoi & Associates for over 20 years in the Northern California market. His knowledge of the housewares, tabletop, hardware, coffee, wine and premium markets has allowed for him to place product into many of the top niche markets.
Webmaster and I.T. specialist. Tristan’s knowledge and creativity has made it possible for us to run our business as efficiently as possible by using all the latest technology available. He is a major asset to our efforts and we are fortunate to have him on our team.