Director of Sales Operations
“ I enjoy living an active lifestyle. Some of my favorite activities include snorkeling and scuba diving. I view the underwater adventure as a reward because I share the same motto we follow in our sales organization — work hard, play hard. We work hard to deliver exceptional customer service.”
Karen joined Tom Fleming, current Chairman, in 1984 as the assistant at his St. Louis-based office products dealership. In 1985, she was promoted to Sales Representative. In 1990, when Supplies Network was established, Karen was promoted to Team Leader. Over the years, she has grown into management and created the Regional Sales Manager role and other elements of the sales structure. Karen was responsible for national accounts in the South/Southeast region with 12 sales representatives and support personnel before being promoted to Director of Sales.