Temmey Novit, General Manager, views herself as a team cheerleader, advisor and goodwill ambassador of her team and customer base. She is committed to running a detailed business with the intention of serving her customers with the local service they have come to trust and rely upon. Temmey is a Florida State University graduate with 17 years of F&B experience, a proud Grandparent & Great Auntie and the Queen of all things Local! Temmey loves swimming, walking, bicycling and spending time in nature and with her family. She is pictured with her football hero, Dan Marino, with whom she had the pleasure of sharing a flight to NYC.
Zack Place, Assistant Manager, has been in the F&B community for the past 20 years. He also served four years in the Navy. He is a doting "Mr. Daddy" of three wonderful girls, and when he isn't working, Zack enjoys golf, cooking and a variety of water sports.
Sara Webb, Sales Representative, is responsible for equipment and small wares sales at our Charleston showroom. In her free time, she enjoys family night (dinner, drinks, cards, talking, bowling and mini golf) and listening to music with a glass of wine. Sara is also a big football fan, and you can find her cheering on the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday and Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
Melissa Price, Sales Representative, is responsible for outside sales, building and retaining the sales base, cold calling and equipment & tabletop sales. She specializes in making tabletops unique (with specialty China, glassware and flatware) and even won Honorable Mention at the 2005 FES Tabletop Awards. Melissa has been in the hospitality industry for 30 years and enjoys reading, playing pool and trying new restaurants when she isn't serving our customers in Charleston.
Thomas Coleman, Sales Representative/Operations Supervisor, is responsible for outside sales and kitchen & bar equipment sales in Charleston. He celebrated 22 years with FRS in December of 2017 and has worked in every operation position in the company. Thomas served in the US Army for 8 years and enjoys watching sports, going to Steelers football games and being a Grandfather.
Damien Adams, Counter Sales, Delivery, Installer, is cross training between counter sales and warehouse responsibilities. He has 25 years in the food service industry starting as a dishwasher, line cook and kitchen manager. Damien is married with four children, one granddaughter and one on the way due in November of 2017. In his spare time, he likes to work out, watch movies, and spend time with his family. Damien also enjoys mentoring the younger generation.
Jason Besse, Outside Sales Representative, has been in some aspect of the food service business most of his life. He's is responsible for building trust and relationships with FRS's new and current customers. When not working, he likes to spend time with his family, children, and dog Willow. He is a craft beer and cigar enthusiast and enjoys trying new restaurants.
Kirt Morrison, Lead Warehouseman, handles job installations, assembly of equipment and merchandise receiving. He has been at FRS since 2009 and enjoys coaching little league football in his spare time.
Ronnie Sease, Warehouseman /Job and Delivery Driver, works in our warehouse, handles job installs and stocks merchandise. He serves in the Army Reserves, enjoys sports and is a rapper.