Jerry Parisi, Chairman & CEO
Jerry’s father, Joe, started the Company in 1944. Jerry joined the Company in 1963 and has been the CEO since 1974. Under Jerry’s leadership, the Company exited the wholesale candy and tobacco business, expanded the paper and janitorial supply business, and entered the Customized or Food Systems distribution business.
Joe Parisi, Co-President
Although Joe has worked part-time for the I Supply Company since he was 14, he joined the Company as a full-time sales representative in 1994 and was promoted to Vice President in 1996. Joe was elected to his current position in 2000.
Mario Parisi, Co-President
Mario joined the I Supply Company as a full-time Sales Manager in 1998 after working with the Company for a number of years in various part-time positions. Mario was elected to his current position in 2000 and is currently leading our business for earth friendly products and organic foods.
Dan Strawn, Vice President of Corporate Services & CFO
Dan joined the I Supply Company in 1997 and is responsible for financial management, risk management, systems planning, corporate marketing, human resources, contracts and facility management. Dan has previously worked in similar capacities for over 20 years.
Tim Detrick, Vice President of Customized Food Service Distribution
Tim started with the I Supply Company as a sales representative in 1984 and was promoted to District Sales Manager in 1990. He was elected as the Vice President of Account Development for our Street Division in 1993 and was elected to his current position in 1999 where he leads the Company’s Food Systems Division.
Gene Shepard, Vice President of Broadline Paper Sales & Procurement
Gene joined the I Supply Company in 2004 and leads, the Company’s Broadline Paper Sales Division as well as the Company’s Procurement Department. Gene has worked in distribution sales, manufacturing sales, manufacturing management, and procurement since 1977.