March 14th, 2013 11:30 AM

Brian Baty, Counter Sales; Eric Bryan, Outside Sales; Jay Standley, Warehouse MGR.; Shane Hathaway, Route Specialist and Tom Perrotta, Branch MGR Tom Perrotta Tom - joined PDI in August of 2007 in Showroom Sales at our Lake Oconee location. In 2009, Tom was promoted to Branch Manager for this location. In 2011, he transferred to PDI’s Woodstock location as Branch Manager, and in July of 2012, Tom accepted the opportunity to open our first Branch outside of GA. He moved to Hendersonville, TN and began to get ready to open the branch in October of 2012. Prior to PDI, Tom had experience with several Plumbing companies in the Marietta, Atlanta, GA area.

His experience included Purchasing/Showroom, and Counter Sales with Dickerson Plumbing Supply and Dupree Plumbing. Tom grew up in New York. He graduated from Aviation High School in Long Island City in NY. He was also a member of the New York Air National Guard for almost 11 years. Brian Baty-Brian joined PDI in October of 2012 as a Counter Salesperson. Brian’s previous experience was working with Steinhouse Supply in Nashville, TN.

Prior to moving to Nashville, Brian worked with Western Nevada Supply in Sparks, NV, and Ferguson Enterprises in Eureka, CA and Reno, NV. Brian received his Associate in Arts in Humanities and Social Science from College of the Redwoods in Eureka, CA. Shane Hathaway-Shane joined PDI in October 2012 as a Delivery Driver. Prior to PDI, Shane worked with Lowes’s in Nashville, TN as a Delivery Route Driver. He also worked with Kimbro Oil Company and Coca-Cola consolidated in Nashville. Shane grew up in Nashville and graduated from Hillsboro High School. Shane received his CDL license from the CDI Trucking Driving Institute.

Eric Bryan-Eric joined PDI in October of 2004 as a Delivery Driver. Eric progressed throughout the warehouse during the next five years. Eric was working as a Vendor Returns Coordinator when he decided to leave PDI and finish his Accounting/Finance degree full time with Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA. Eric worked for a while in the Finance industry when PDI asked him to return to PDI and complete an accelerated Branch Manager Trainee program. Eric accepted the challenge, completed the program, and became Branch Manager with our Alpharetta Branch in late 2011. When PDI posted the Outside Sales position for the Nashville Branch, Eric decided to change his career course, and accepted the challenge to move to Nashville, TN and become a part of PDI’sOutside Sales Team and represent the new branch. PDI is excited to have this PDI team to represent our PDI family in Nashville, TN. We are hoping to add a Warehouse/Delivery Driver in the next few weeks. PDI celebrates their 40th Anniversary this year!