Sales & Marketing
Joe has been on the RFS team for several years and has established a reputation of understanding and being responsive to clients’ needs. Prior to RFS, he spent more than 20 years in sales and management for Sherwin Williams and Sun Coast Plumbing and Electric. Joe earned three business degrees from Flagler College, where he attended while on a golf scholarship. Joe serves as a Life Director of the Citrus County Builders Association.
Business Development Manager
Joining the RFS team in 2018 as Business Development Manager, Nick brings nearly 10 years of diverse relationship building experience. Nick's prior roles include business-to-business sales with Coca-Cola and direct-to-customer sales with New York Life and Herbalife.
Senior Project Manager
John is a licensed General Contractor with more than two decades of experience in the construction and facility services industry with expertise in the management and cost control of multiple projects going on simultaneously. Prior to joining the RFS team more than 10 years ago, John served as Owner and President of a construction company and has several years of experience in industrial maintenance.
Senior Project Manager
After growing up in a family of commercial construction professionals, and continuing to garner experience through summers spent interning at RFS, Ray is well-versed in the diverse challenges of the industry. Upon graduating from USF in 2008 with a business degree, Ray joined the family business full-time as a project manager and obtained his General Contractor’s license. He has excelled at managing large-scale projects with the utmost efficiency, for some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains, and leads a team of remote project managers located throughout the country. Ray is currently in pursuit of his EMBA at the University of South Florida.
Senior Project Manager
Brent comes to RFS with 17 years experience in the construction and facility services industry. Before joining RFS, he was a project manager for large scale student housing and multi-family construction projects, providing comprehensive management of budgeting, scheduling, and personnel oversight. Prior to that, he was the owner and president of a residential remodeling company. Brent is a proud veteran of the United States Army.
Mike has worked in all areas of construction, ranging from a laborer to owning his own company, and he has over 10 years of management experience. He is also a Florida licensed building contractor. Prior to working at RFS, he served in the US ARMY and worked as a Deputy Sheriff. Mike holds a bachelors degree from Colorado Technical University and brings a wealth of knowledge from his professional experiences.
Jr. Project Manager
Ethen began with RFS as a Technician in 2017. Through his experience at RFS, and his heavy construction background, he quickly transitioned to the Junior Project Manager role. Prior to working for RFS, he worked for a home remodeling company and attended Erwin Technical College, where he studied all aspects of construction. Ethen also proudly served in the US Marines. Ethen is part of RFS west coast growth strategy and is currently working in growing the Texas market.
Ron founded RFS, Inc. in 2003 to specialize in facility maintenance and repair services with a highly accomplished team of professionals. As a licensed building contractor for over 30 years, Ron is a career facilities contractor well-versed in the peculiar needs of the multiple-location restaurant and senior living facilities manager. He has an undergraduate degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an MBA from Tampa College.
Hal joined RFS as President in January 2016. Prior to RFS, he owned Swagelok Central Florida, located in Mulberry and Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Hal’s Executive MBA is from the University of Miami School of Business. Hal earned his Engineering Degree from Auburn University, while on a four year Navy ROTC scholarship. He served 9 years with the US Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer. Following the Navy, Hal began a career in sales targeting the Banking Industry and later the Process Industry before following his desire for business leadership.
Interim Director of Operations
Will joined RFS in late 2016 as a Project Coordinator supporting our Project Managers and clients before transitioning into the role of Assistant Director of Operations, Support. Prior to RFS, Will worked in the hospitality industry developing and scaling new departments and teams from operations, retail, food & beverage, guest|internal communications, social media and business analytics. Will has also worked for major themed entertainment companies working in their design and engineering teams to execute big budget attraction developments, new guest experiences, park technology projects and even two new theme parks.
Director of Support
Kristen joined RFS in 2016 and serves as the Director of Support. In this capacity, she directs the Human Resources, Accounting, and Quality Control divisions. She is a results focused executive leader with a proven track record of continuous improvement and effective personnel development. Previously, she served as Controller at Florida Fluid System Technologies, Inc., a multi-national industrial distribution company. Kristen is a graduate of Auburn University.