Meet the Team

ANNE TRAUTER | President/Owner

Dream Title: CEO for Chief Enthusiasm Officer
In the Industry: Almost 14 years in the business + 2 years during high school!
Best Part About the Job: Selling
I Take My Coffee: With half and half (the real stuff)
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Practicing my Mom Boss skills with daughter Addison, son Preston, and Great Dane Stella, or out on the town enjoying great food and wine with husband Clinton and our friends! Or happy hour with Jessie lol 
Word to Live By: To get more out of life, give more of yourself.
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Franco’s Italian Café and Virtu

JESSIE DAHLING | Vice President/Owner

Dream Title: CEO for Chief Enthusiasm Officer
In the Industry: Almost 14 years in the business + 2 years during high school!
Best Part About the Job: Selling
I Take My Coffee: With half and half (the real stuff)
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Practicing my Mom Boss skills with daughter Addison, son Preston, and Great Dane Stella, or out on the town enjoying great food and wine with husband Clinton and our friends! Or happy hour with Jessie lol 
Word to Live By: To get more out of life, give more of yourself.
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Franco’s Italian Café and Virtu

LISA LAFON | Dir. Sales + Marketing

Dream Title: CEO for Chief Enthusiasm Officer
In the Industry: Almost 14 years in the business + 2 years during high school!
Best Part About the Job: Selling
I Take My Coffee: With half and half (the real stuff)
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Practicing my Mom Boss skills with daughter Addison, son Preston, and Great Dane Stella, or out on the town enjoying great food and wine with husband Clinton and our friends! Or happy hour with Jessie lol 
Word to Live By: To get more out of life, give more of yourself.
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Franco’s Italian Café and Virtu

JD HOFFMAN | Sales Manager

Dream Title: CEO for Chief Enthusiasm Officer
In the Industry: Almost 14 years in the business + 2 years during high school!
Best Part About the Job: Selling
I Take My Coffee: With half and half (the real stuff)
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Practicing my Mom Boss skills with daughter Addison, son Preston, and Great Dane Stella, or out on the town enjoying great food and wine with husband Clinton and our friends! Or happy hour with Jessie lol 
Word to Live By: To get more out of life, give more of yourself.
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Franco’s Italian Café and Virtu

JONATHAN LAUBER | Sales Associate

Dream Title: Rock Star
In the Industry: 15 years
Best Part About the Job: Exploring new restaurants
I Take My Coffee: Black
When Not Working You Can Find Me: With family/ At the gym/ cooking at home
Word to Live By: Faith
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Glai Baan

JONATHAN CANTIN | Sales Associate

Dream Title: Restaurateur
In the Industry: 4
Best Part About the Job: Being able to represent products that you truly believe in.
I Take My Coffee: Black
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Cooking or out in the garden.
Word to Live By: “Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” Anthony D’Angelo
Favorite AZ Restaurant: FnB

NICK DIGIROLOMO | Sales Associate

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BRAD RALPH | Dir. of Retail

Dream Title: I already have it “Dad”
In the Industry: 2 Years and Loving It
Best Part About the Job: My Team
I Take My Coffee: Hold the Coffee
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Watching Sports, Hanging out with my Wife or Cheering my kids on in their Sports.
Words to Live By: I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family – and I don’t think I could ask for anything more than that, actually. – Frank Sinatra
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Sushi Brokers

HEATHER PALMER | Account Manager

Dream Title: Chocolate Taster
In the Industry: 6 years
Best Part About the Job: Helping people. I always get to be the hero to someone every single day.
I Take My Coffee: Would you like a little coffee with that cream?
When Not Working You Can Find Me: Spending time with the family.
Word to Live By: “Love without limits.”
Favorite AZ Restaurant: Right now?, Virtu.

KAY CHACON | Merchandiser

Dream Title: comic
In the industry: 3+ years
Best part of the job: The Clients
Take my coffee: Sweetener & cream
When not working I’m: Reading, hiking, binge-watching favorite shows
Words to live by: Be the person you want to work with.
Favorite restaurant: Orange Sky

JIM PURDY | Merchandiser

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VINNY RUSSO | Sales Associate

Dream Title: Manager
In the Industry: 40 years
Best Part About the Job: The people I work with!
I Take My Coffee: Cream and Sugar
When Not Working You Can Find Me: At the pool
Word to Live By: Be Honest
Favorite Restaurant: PF Changs

GARRETT ROSS | Sample Specialist

Dream Title: Manager
In the Industry: 40 years
Best Part About the Job: The people I work with!
I Take My Coffee: Cream and Sugar
When Not Working You Can Find Me: At the pool
Word to Live By: Be Honest
Favorite Restaurant: PF Changs

ALIX ARMSTRONG | Office Manager

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BECKY NEWMAN | Dir. of Marketing Operations

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GRACE CAMERON | Sr. Brand + Digital Designer

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FERNANDO AMARO | Director of Social Media

Dream Title: Lego Master Builder
In the Industry: 5 Years in Food & 10+ Years in Design & Social Media
Best Part About the Job: Photographing Food
I Take My Coffee: With a donut from The Local Donut
When Not Working You Can Find Me: With my Family
Word to Live By: “When I eat, it is the food that is scared.” – Ron Swanson
Favorite Restaurant: PF Changs