Meet the Sales Team

Jason Thompson

Jason stepped into his role as Director of Sales in late 2016, and was an instant influence on our growing sales team. Jason oversees all international programs as well as sales in Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Jason can always be contacted via email at [email protected]

Brandon Haddad

Brandon is one of our senior sales managers. As the resident “southern hospitality specialist” Brandon has a recipe and a story for every occasion helping bridge the gap between manufacturer and end consumer. Brandon manages California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. Brandon can be contacted via email at [email protected]

Brandon Harper

Brandon joins us after decades in retail management, providing powerful insight into the needs of retailers. Brandon manages Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine. Brandon can be contacted via email at [email protected]

Eric Hoffmann

Eric joins the team as a native Midwesterner with a love of golf and a passion for outdoor leisure activities. Add a splash of Pro Shop talk and Eric is the perfect fit for Blaze’s Midwest territory. Eric manages Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Eric can be contacted via email at [email protected]

Jim Haas

Jim is the life of any Blaze party. He is a California native who relocated for his love of New Orleans. This So-Cal meets Mardi Gras combo makes Jim the perfect front man for our company’s West Coast region. Jim manages California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. Jim can be contacted via email at [email protected]

Nick Goynes

Nick has been involved with Blaze for almost as long as we have been around. Just recently taking the leap to Regional Sales, Nick’s strong background in construction and builder relations makes him a key piece to our growth. Nick manages Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Nick can be contacted via email at [email protected]

Brian Traeger

Brian may be the new kid on the block, but it’s certainly not his first rodeo. Armed with a rich family history in the Grill Industry he was just itching to get back in the game. Brian is an invaluable asset for our strategy in the Northwest while managing Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, and Wyoming. Brian can be contacted via email at [email protected]