David has been an integral part of the garment industry for over 35 years. In 1991, David developed Rockland Embroidery, Inc. in the basement of his residence. Growth followed quickly as Rockland catered to garment manufacturers such as Nike, Nautica, and Burberry. As domestic manufacturers began to move to predominantly "off-shore" manufacturing, Rockland continued to grow by catering to promotional products distributors and advertising agencies nationwide, offering high volume embroidery and screen printing on a contract basis. Today, David is the president of Rockland Embroidery, Inc., and CEO of Rockland Apparel. David has a son, David, and daughter, Alyssa, and granddaughters Alexandra and Giada. He resides in Virginville, Pennsylvania.
Andy has been a member of the Rockland Embroidery, Inc. staff since 1999. As a 1999 graduate of Albright College, Reading, PA, Andy began his career as a reporter for a small Pennsylvania newspaper. Soon thereafter, he began as a sales representative for Rockland. He has also served as sales manager, and is currently the general manager of the Topton, PA facility. Andy is also a past President of the Specialty Advertising Counsel of the Delaware Valley, and has served that organization in the capacity of committee member and membership chair over the past 9 years. Andy is also a member of the Stitches Magazine Editorial Advisory Board. Andy resides in Fleetwood, PA, with his wife Holly and daughter Aliyah and son Pierce.
Mike has been employed by Rockland Embroidery, Inc. since 2006. He is a 2005 graduate of Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA. Prior to joining the Rockland staff, Mike served as an intern for NBC News at the TODAY Show in New York, NY, and later, as a partner in a Pennsylvania based auction company. Currently, Mike is Rockland Embroidery, Inc.'s sales manager calling on promotional products distributors nation wide. Mike is also a board member of the Specialty Advertising Council of the Delaware Valley. He also currently serves as a Topton borough council member as well as a Police Commissioner for the regional police department. Mike resides in Topton, Pennsylvania with his wife Courtney, daughter Harlowe, and son Grant.
Customer Service / Production Management:
Rockland Embroidery, Inc. is fortunate to have one of the most comprehensively experienced staffs in the garment manufacturing/decorating industry. Our customer service staff has a combined 50+ years of industry experience, while our production management staff combines for over 100 years of industry experience.
From a service standpoint, customer service manager, Allison Drey, brings both embroidery experience as well as CS management knowledge to our staff of 10 service team members. Our entire production facility is managed by Kim Soltes, who brings 20+ years of embroidery, screen printing, and garment manufacturing know how to the table, while our embroidery production coordinator Randy Haydt, boasts 30+ years of embroidery experience including digitizing, machine maintenance, and production logistics. The result? Experience that continues to grow with the ever-changing industry allowing Rockland to bring state of the art decorating methods to you and your customers.