Our Executives

Mike Maggio
President
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Michael Maggio has over 36 years' experience working in every channel of the Business Products Industry. Mike started in 1978 working with his family, an Independent Dealer in Southern NJ, rising to General Manager before moving on to wholesaler SP Richards Co. At SP Richards for over 14 years, Mike steadily advanced into more senior roles with his final position as Division Vice President for the Northeast Region. As Division Vice President Mike oversaw the sales and operations of 9 Distribution Centers from Maine to Virginia, servicing 100's of Independent Dealers. Next stop for Mike was as CEO of Regional Wholesale ActionEmco. After presiding over the sale of ActionEmco to SP Richards and United, Mike worked with midwest manufacturer Group Dekko as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Dekko's primary business was manufacturing wiring harnesses for contract furniture manufacturers and counted Herman Miller, Steelcase and Knoll among their many customers in the space. From Dekko, Mike came back to his roots working as a General Manager for the largest Independent Dealer in the Mid Atlantic, The Supply Room Companies. At Supply Room for a little under two years, Mike worked with the Jones family helping them assimilate two large acquisitions in the Baltimore market. Mike now brings all of the experience and knowledge he has gained working with Independent Dealers, Manufacturers and Wholesalers to his role as President of TriMega Purchasing Association.
 
 
 
Tom Hoffmann
Vice President, Purchasing
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Grady Taylor
Executive Vice President, Member Development
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Grady has been in the office product industry for the past 35 years, growing up in a family owned dealership in Baton Rouge, LA. He graduated from LSU in 1975 with a double major in finance and economics, which definitely helped him to understand the business better. Grady joined TriMega in 2005 as the Executive Vice- President of Membership Development. He is responsible for recruiting new dealers to the TriMega organization, helping current members run their business in any way he can be of assistance. He worked not only on the independent dealer side, but also as a power channel player when USOP went public. Grady wants everyone to know he LOVES what he does!!!

 
Gene Rigitano
Vice President, Finance
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Early in his career, Gene was involved in the office products industry for 12 years, moved on to other industries, and sensibly returned to office products in 2004 when he joined TriMega. He is responsible for all of the accounting functions as well as overseeing the Customer Service department.

Brian Stevenson
Director, Technology & Managed Services
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Brian has been involved in the managed services industry for most of his working life and is considered one of the pioneers in Managed Print Services (MPS). His most recent work was as the President of LaserNetworks, which he grew to become the largest independent MPS provider in North America. LaserNetworks was ultimately sold to Xerox and Brian joined TriMega shortly after. Today, Brian continues to be very active in Managed Print. In addition to TriMega, Brian is a Founder and current Board Member of the Managed Print Services Association (MPSA), representing the independent dealer. Brian has a BComm and MBA and currently lives in Toronto.

 

Our Team

Audrey Daniel
Customer Service
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Audrey has been part of the TriMega Customer Service Team since March 2006. She is here to assist you with web payments, credits, debits, and clarifications of any questions/issues you may have. Please feel free to view her as your "starting contact" if you are unsure who you should contact with your concerns/questions, and will be glad to get you in touch with the appropriate member of the TriMega Team.
 
Rachel Dorman
Rebate Manager
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Rachel joined TriMega in 1999 as assistant to Greg Fish, took on the role of assistant to Charlie Cleary in 2005, and took her current position of Rebate Manager in 2006. Rachel is happy to assist with any questions, large or small, and always with the desire to show TriMega members how TriMega's Programs and reports can help increase your bottom line.
 
Erik Jensen
IT Administrator
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Barbara Kraus
Credit Manager
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Barb joined the TriMega team as Credit Manager June 2007. Barb says it has been an interesting transition after spending many years in a corporate credit environment. Her role, under the guidelines of the Finance Committee, she works with the members, our insurance company, customer service team, and the vendors to insure member accounts maintain their good standing at all times. Barb wants you to know she is available to take your questions, and assures you that if she doesn't have an answer, she knows how to use the transfer button on her phone!
 
Maureen Modelski
Marketing Administrator
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Maureen joined the TriMega team in November of 2007 as a member of the Customer Service Department. She is available and ready to answer any questions you have regarding user set-up and payments on the TriMega website, credits, invoices, vendor information or if you just want to say hi!
 
Diane Pakonen
Customer Service Manager
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Diane is proud to be part of such a dedicated Customer Service team as TriMega continues to strive to meet the members' expectations. Diane joined the team in 2005 is happy to report that things have been quite exciting from a Customer Service standpoint. New technologies and website enhancements have greatly improved communications to our members, but notes that the CS team enjoys providing the personal service for TriMega members. She encourages you to feel free to contact her with any questions or requests that may arise pertaining to TriMega or the vendors.
 
Bob Samborski
Systems Administrator
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Bob joined TriMega as the Purchasing Analyst in July 2007, and has been loving the challenge ever since. His job responsibilities include a myriad of product-related functions, dealing with item integrity, pricing, product codes, and keeping the TriMega item file in sync with the world. To refresh his brain and his soul, Bob plays trombone and percussion on weekends with several Chicago-based ensembles.
 
Marie Schmidt
Office Manager
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Marie was raised in an independent dry cleaning dealer family, and can relate to the work and strain of having your own business. Most of her working career was in managing hair styling salons in retail stores, such as JCPenney. She joined the TriMega team 9 years ago, in October of 2006. Marie is TriMega's Receptionist/Administrative Assistant and is always more than willing to help out in any way she can around the office. Marie is the first smiling face you see when you step off the elevators outside of the TriMega office, however she warns you to be sure to smile back or she won't let you in!!
 
Kelly Schoen
Technical Support Specialist
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Kelly Schoen is our new Product Analyst and is new to the office products industry. She is very excited to be joining the Purchasing Team at TriMega and canĂ¯¿½t wait to start diving into item files. She will be making sure that all pricing is accurate and up to date and will be serving on the Catalog Committee. Outside of TriMega, Kelly loves being involved in fitness activities, reading about nutrition and watching college sports. Her main interests are weight training and college football and she is a huge Ohio State fan. She is married and lives downtown Chicago in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
 
Carolyn Yost
Accounts Payable
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Carolyn has been with TriMega since November 2004. She is responsible for all of the payables which include the TriMega Vendors as well as TriMega's own expenses. Carolyn makes sure that all of the invoices and credits are processed in a timely fashion, and she deals directly with the TriMega Vendors to resolve any issues.

The INTEC Team

Tanya Ross
Manager, Partner Development & Technology
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Prior to joining TriMega, Tanya spent more than five years as a Business Development Manager with a multinational printing and IT services company. During this time she developed training and strategic plans for a number of key dealers, which resulted in a notable improvement in sales. For each year of service, Tanya was recognized as one of the top sales representatives in North America. Tanya also has experience in the financial services industry and has managed a number of entrepreneurial ventures.