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 19 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 a proud grandparent of 3 - Ruthie, Ruby and Jesse. Temmey is pictured with her football hero, Dan Marino, with whom she had the pleasure of sharing a flight to NYC.
Sara Webb, Sales Representative, is responsible for equipment and small wares sales at our Charleston showroom. In her free time, she enjoys Charleston Stingrays Hockey, DYI Projects, family game nights, and listening to music with a glass of wine. Sara is enjoying her new home which she purchased in March of 2018!
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.
Matt Smith, Sales Representative, has done everything from installs, sales and project management to operations over his 12 year career in F&B. He is an avid sailor and enjoys paddle boarding. Matt also enjoys spending time with his white lab Splash.
Tyler Nobles, Sales Representative, started working in food and bev at 14 years old. He graduated from culinary school in June of 2017 and got married the following July. Tyler enjoys the outdoors, especially fishing after growing up catfishing in the SC lakes. In addition to being a big Clemson Tigers fan, he loves BBQ... the history, new techniques, making new sauces and rubs and cooking for holidays & events. Tyler even has a competition BBQ team and competes as often as possible.
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 and two grandchildren. In his spare time, he likes to work out, watch movies, and spend time with his family. Damien also enjoys mentoring the younger generation.
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.
Kane Morrison, Warehouseman, handles deliveries, job installations, assembly of equipment and merchandise receiving. In his spare time, he likes to play video games.
Elizabeth Reed, Controller, joined our corporate office in Charleston in fall of 2017. She comes to us all of the way from Michigan. Elizabeth relocated with her family a few years ago and is loving the warmer winters. She has a background in all aspects of accounting and really enjoys looking at processes and thinking outside of the box for a solution. Her hobbies include spending time with her children, Aubrielle and Alexander as well as her niece Kirsten. Elizabeth also enjoys shopping, photography and relaxing on her hammock.