John Szymendera joined Great Lakes in September of 2019 as a Senior Sales Representative. He has a degree in American History from the University at Buffalo. John has been in Sales and Customer Service for 20 years. Before Great Lakes, John worked with stores in their receiving departments. He would check in trucks and handle the in-house logistics for numerous locations. John loves the family feel of Great Lakes – the competitive atmosphere, individually and as a whole, drives him every day! When John is not at work, he loves spending time with his family including his wife Danielle, and their two kids, Marleigh and Henry. They enjoy numerous outdoor activities such as hiking, camping and skiing.