OUR TEAM

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DARLA PINKERTON

Principal - CFO

Asheville, North Carolina

What was your first job and how old were you?

When Darla was 16, she began selling poinsettias. This was a peek into the future as Daren and Darla went in on this business venture together, with Daren leading the sales and Darla driving the business- quite literally.

DAREN PINKERTON

Principal - CEO

Asheville, North Carolina

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Daren’s superpower of choice would be invisibility. Just so he would have the ability to sneak up on people.

KIM ROBINSON

Senior Account Manager

Grosspointe, Michigan

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

Kim was given advice from her father and has kept it close to her through every endeavor- “Life is a series of hurdles, when you stumble or fall you get back up and keep going and always keep faith, family, and hard work a priority, and you will always be successful in your path or what you choose.”

SUMMER WHITAKER

Senior Account Manager

Hendersonville, North Carolina

What is your favorite memory working at PBI?

Summer’s favorite memory at PBI is being the stage manager for Brittanie’s rendition of Katy Perry’s “Firework.”

LEROY SIMPSON

Account Manager - Used Furniture

Asheville, North Carolina

What was your first job and how old were you?

Leroy’s first job was at age 11, where he would ride his bike around Philly selling newspapers. Don’t worry, he got to keep 5 cents of each one sold!

LUKE NITTI

Sales and Marketing

Orlando, Florida

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

"With great power, comes great responsibility"

JEN COLON

Office Administrator

Columbia, Connecticut

What is the best trip you’ve ever taken?

"In 2017 I had been laid off from my job and took two months to come visit the southeast and kayak. I went home to CT and listed my house so I could live here permanently. It has been the best decision I have made in my life."

ANNE PHILLIPS

Client Services - Purchasing

Marinette, Wisconsin

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Anne would want to have the ability to time travel, so she could go back to the past and jump ahead in the future.

KIM WILLIAMS

Creative Team - Design Manager

Hendersonville, North Carolina

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Kim’s superpower would be to end world hunger, find a cure for cancer and other diseases, and make the world a better place.

BRITTANIE SCHENKEL

Creative Team - Senior Designer

Brownsburg, Indiana

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Brittanie would want to have teleportation as her superpower, so that she could travel the world and easily visit all of her family in Indiana.

MEGHAN JOHNSON

Creative Team - Interior Designer

Asheville, North Carolina

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Meghan would want to know every language, including sign language, so that she could easily communicate with everyone in the world.

AUBREY MILES

CREATIVE TEAM - INTERIOR DESIGNER

Charlotte, North Carolina

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

"Seek Discomfort"

ZANA-MAE PERSAD

SALES AND DESIGN

Trinidad and Tobago

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

To have the ability to teleport so I can have more options for food and be in two places at once

EMILY SLUDER

Senior Account Manager - Flooring Sales

Linville Falls, North Carolina

What is your favorite memory working at PBI?

Emily’s favorite memory at PBI is being with everyone at the Kentucky Derby. As it turns out- it was just a derby in Kentucky.

ADAM CLEMMONS

Project Manager - Flooring Services

Asheville, North Carolina

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

Adam was told “don’t sweat the small stuff” and he has been living that motto ever since.

WES WALDORF

Project Specialist - Flooring Services

Columbus, Georgia

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

The advice that has stayed with Wes is “if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life.”

BRIAN HUTCHINSON

Account Manager - Construction Services

Asheville, North Carolina

What is the best trip you’ve ever taken?

Brian got to take his daughter on a trip to Disney World to get to experience the Disney magic and to see the animals in Animal Kingdom.

ZACH CAIN

Sales for Construction Services

Franklin, Indiana

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

"When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps."

JASON MARSHALL

Construction Services Manager

Asheville, North Carolina

What was your first job and how old were you?

Jason was a grocery clerk at Winn Dixie, where he became the youngest key holder in Winn Dixie *history.
*not a proven fact

CHRIS HARTBARGER

Project Manager

Everywhere, USA

What is the first job you ever had?

I worked briefly for a traveling amusement park when I was 14!

STEPHEN LORENZ

Project Manager

Asheville, North Carolina

What is the best trip you’ve ever taken?

Stephen and his wife spent two weeks during their honeymoon road tripping through Iceland.

DICK MOORE

Scheduling Manager

Asheville, North Carolina

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Dick’s superpower would be to have the ability to build homes quickly and safely, so that no one has to live on the street.

SERGIO VASQUEZ

Warehouse Manager

West Palm Beach, Florida

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

The best advice Sergio has been given is “just because you can doesn’t mean you should.”

TRAVIS WILCOX

Field Services Manager

Asheville, North Carolina

If you had a superpower, what would it be?

If Travis could have a superpower it would be to be the Incredible Hulk, so he can move everything without any help.

THOMAS OWNBEY

Warehouse Services

Asheville, North Carolina

What is the best trip you’ve ever taken?

Thomas loved his trip to California where he got to road trip the whole way back with his family.

BEN GALLIHER

Field Services - Lead

Collingswood, New Jersey

What was your first job and how old were you?

At 16, Ben worked at an inflatable bounce house supplier where he spent his time monitoring and sneaking into the bounce houses.

VIC ROSALES

Field Services

Guatemala

What is the best trip you’ve ever taken?

Vic took a trip to Costa Rica with his wife and they loved it so much they ended up staying for three years and running their own supermarket!

PATRICK SMITH

Field Services - Lead

Asheville, North Carolina

What was the best piece of advice you've ever been given?

To focus on the solution and not the problem.

KYLE WALKER

Field Services

Weaverville, North Carolina

What is the best trip you've ever taken?

When I went to the Florida Keys

CAEDEN PINKERTON

Field Services

Born in Guatamala and raised in Asheville, NC

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

“It ain’t nothin but a peanut.”

BILL

PBI DOG

Asheville, North Carolina

What is the best piece of advice you have ever been given?

Bill did not answer this, because he is a dog.

INTERESTED IN A CAREER OPPORTUNITY AT PBI?

We’re always searching for creative, dynamic and motivated individuals to join our team.
Our positive attitudes and collaborative company culture allow us to have fun while getting the job done with excellence.
Although we’re not actively hiring at this time, we welcome you to apply here so we can consider you when we are.