name 1977-1985 Technical Service Manager - Locke Home Products (Kansas City, Mo and St. Louis, Mo based manufacturer/marketer of high end Broilmaster gas grills and Warm Morning brand wood, coal and gas fired space heating products.)
1986-1990 Product Manager - Locke Home Products
1991- 2000 Sales and Marketing Manager for Martin Industries (Alabama based manufacturer and marketer of wood and gas residential heating products, gas grills, utility trailers, metal office furniture.)
2001-2003 Sales Territory Representative
(traveling TN, AL, MS, LA and Florida Panhandle selling Ducante and BroilKing Gas Grills, Monessen and Martin Gas Heating and Hearth Products, Legendary Lighting Copper Gas Lanterns, and more)
2004 - 2007 Operations Manager for Hearth Industry E-commerce retailer.
2008 present- E-commerce Manager for, a retailer and wholesaler of wood, stone and antique replica marble mantels, wood mantel shelves, solid wood wainscot planking, wood cornices, decorative florals and world globes.

Fireplace Mantel Remodeling Project

16th February 2009
For 30 to 40 years, home fireplaces were typically built with simple brick facings and there may not have been a mantel installed, or, there might be a simple or outdated mantel or shelf that needs a makeover. Fireplaces like this let you start with a cle... Read >