61 Mattatuck Heights Road | Waterbury, CT 06705

61 Mattatuck Heights Road | Waterbury CT 06705
customerservice@porterpreston.com

phone: 866-753-1113 | fax: 203-597-8828


Gretchen Latoya
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Fitness.  Watching Cartoons.  Religion.  ANIMAL LOVER.

 Ana Casalinova
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:   Spending time with my family.  Watching TV.  Going out with Friends.

meet our staff

CUSTOMER SERVICE


Jen Bayon
Customer Service  
Ph:  866-753-1113x108
Direct: 203-721-6872

Hobbies & Interests:  Watch Movies.  Listen to Music.  Play with my Son

JB’s Philosophy:  Understanding that maintaining a positive attitude is the key to making a difference. Being detailed oriented and strive to improve constantly.

Michelle Clark
Accounting & Human Resources
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 103
Direct: 203-528-0047
             
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  I love being on vacation in Florida & California with my family.  I am quite the dancer in my own mind.  I LOVE DANCING!

Mic’s Philosophy:  “Live life to the fullest, it’s the only time it’s okay to be so full of it!

Paula Gryga
Manufacturing


HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending time with my family, going to the beach, traveling, gardening, cooking, watching the Yankees, going to concerts and broadway shows!

Gail Koerner
Sales/Customer Service Representative
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 100
Direct: 203-721-6863
                 
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Hanging out with my family and pets.  Listening to my kids sing and to the Grateful Dead.  Watching my favorite sports teams.

Gail’s Philosophy:  “And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music”

​​Jennifer Treloar
Sales Representative
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 112
Direct: 203-721-6895
 
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  I enjoy reading and visiting the ocean with my husband as much as possible …It is where I am most at peace….I also love to cook, entertain, and spend time with my family, friends and my beautiful dog Macey … All I need is a warm meal, a glass of wine, and the laughter and company of those that mean the most to me.

Jennifer’s Philosophy:  “Life is not measured by the breathes we take but by the moments that take our breath away”

​Steve Preston Gilmore
Vice President/Owner
Ph:  866-753-1113x101
Direct: 203-528-0001

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Snow Skiing.  Fishing.  Vegetable Gardening.

CUSTOMER/SALES REPRESENTATIVES

Kathy Vaughan
Customer Service
Ph:  866-753-1113x120
Direct: 203-721-6905

Hobbies & Interests:  I love playing Mahjong and Solitaire.  I like keeping up on current events and smelling the roses when I can.  I enjoy walking aerobics and living a healthier lifestyle!

Kathy’s Philosophy:  “Each day represents new opportunities.  Reach for them!  Grasp them firmly!  You and you alone make the difference between success and mediocrity or failure.”

Zulay Rodriguez
Assistant Plant Manager

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Watching Movies!  Spending Time with My Family!

Kimberly Velez
Customer Service
Ph:  866-753-1113x115
Direct:  203-721-6906

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending time with my family, Camping, Coloring, Talking.

Kim’s Philosophy:  “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…  It’s about learning to  Dance in the Rain.”

Barbara Dindyal
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  My Grandchildren.  Cooking.

PLANT STAFF

Tammy Puzacke
Customer Service Manager
PH:  866-753-1113x113
Direct: 203-721-6896

Hobbies & Interests:  Gardening.  Outside adventures.  Relaxing on the beach with my husband.  Sports.  Shopping.  Traveling.

Tammy’s Philosophy:  “Every day is a new beginning.”

Kathy Moran
Sales Representative
Ph: 914-629-0397
 
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Laughing with the people I love.  Kayaking.  Hiking.  Wineries.  Live Music.

Kathy’s Philosophy: “Dreams start as goals, goals become small daily actions, and before you know it…you’re there!  Never give up, don’t let fear get in the way!”


Kenny De Carli
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Tae Kwon Do.  Gaming.

Eduardo Ortiz
Manufacturing
 
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  My Kids.  Sports.



ACCOUNTING

Margie Fish Metcalfe
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 110
Direct: 203-721-6881
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  I love my boys!  Watching my son grow up!  Spending time in Maine with my Family.  Hunting, Fishing, Hiking.

Margie’s Philosophy: Be Happy!

Tom Russell
Plant Manager
Ph:  866-753-1113x104
Direct: 203-528-0058

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Family.  Hunting.  Fishing.  Playing Hockey.  Going to the Beach.  Traveling.

Wilfredo Caraballo
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Family.  Dog Lover.  Listening to Music.


Richard Bardsley
Sales Representative
Ph: 508-414-3580

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Playing Golf.  Watching all local sports teams!

61 Mattatuck Heights Road | Waterbury CT 06705

customerservice@porterpreston.com | 866-753-1113 | Fax 203-597-8828

Shenny Husain
Sales Representative
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 109
Direct: 203-721-6875
 
HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending time with my family, Watching Movies, Listening to Music and Dancing.  Foodie.

Shenny’s Philosophy:  “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.”

MANAGEMENT

Jack Porter Birtwell
President/Owner
Ph:  866-753-1113x102
Direct: 203-528-0002


HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending time with my family.  Boating.  Karate.  Playing Guitar.

Jack’s Philosophy:  “I’ve learned that my attitude about life determines life’s attitude about me.   When I woke up today, I chose to make it a good one; I think I’ll do the same tomorrow!”

Sita Kissoon
Manufacturing

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Travel.  Listening to Music.  Meeting new people, seeing new places

Jane Birtwell
Information Technology

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending Time with Family & Friends.  Loves Baking.  Volunteering within the Community.

Pam Davanzo
Sales Representative
Ph: 866-753-1113 x 105
Direct: 203-528-0059

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  Spending time with family & friends.  Boating.  Going to the Beach.  Reading.

Pam’s Philosophy:  Slow down and enjoy life.  It is not only the scenery you miss by going too fast…  You also miss the sense of where you are going and why…