A good day for us? When we help a customer quickly improve their business by offering Mac Employee Choice or iOS-based mobile tools. We’re a diverse supplier, Certified Woman-Owned company, a member of the Small Business Administration and big fans of Women in Technology.
We’re tearing down walls to incorporate Apple technology into the workplace with a touch of southern hospitality.
Number cruncher. Creator of processes. The “woman” in Woman Owned. Kristie has been working with Apple since 2001, where she met Tim Hassett, who became her work partner in crime. Together, they built Appogee from the ground up and continue to enjoy the ever-changing world of technology, bringing it to clients in all verticals across the United States. Kristie lives in Greenville, NC with her amazing husband John and two cats. Her methods of stress relief include cooking, music, exploring new places and shopping.
DIRECTOR OF CLIENT SERVICES
Ginger joined the Appogee family in 2011. We have not stopped growing since and as one of Appogee’s most senior members, she has had the opportunity to work in many different capacities. She really enjoys helping people and would love to help you! Ginger is passionate about customer satisfaction. "I believe the customer should never have to wait for anything, fast & efficient, that is ME!" Born and raised here in Greenville, Ginger graduated from ECU with a Bachelor’s degree in Family and Community Services. She has a giraffe named Poopsy and loves listening to music, walking, enjoying pool time, making Gingerbread cookies and spending time with her friends & family. She is truly a magical unicorn.
Sarah joined Appogee in December 2020 reeved up and ready to roll. Before joining our team, she enjoyed a career as Marketing Director for over 5 years with Harley-Davidson here in Greenville, NC. With over 15 years of customer service experience, she enjoys working with and helping people.
When she’s not at work she enjoys spending time with her son Ryder and their dog exploring local trails. She loves music, art, dancing, and staying active. She also enjoys spending spare time refurbishing and upcycling old furniture. Even old furniture can look new with a ‘face lift’!
Shella joined Appogee in July of 2021. Before joining Appogee, Shella enjoyed her career of helping animals and their families at a local vet office. Her passion for people and communication has led her to her current position at Appogee. She is a student at East Carolina University and is majoring in Interpersonal and Organizational Communication.
In her free time, Shella enjoys hanging out with family and friends. Her hobbies include reading, learning Spanish, and playing volleyball. “Helping people is one of my passions and I am glad that it is part of my career.”
Tim is the Managing Partner of Appogee, helping to drive Appogee’s growth through bringing aboard new strategic accounts, growing our meaningful partnerships, crafting our marketing, and collaborating with our team. A native of Annapolis Maryland, Tim now lives outside of Orlando Florida with his wife, identical twin girls, and energetic son. Tim’s first Apple product was a 1999 Wall Street PowerBook G3, which lit the spark for what is now an over 18-year relationship with Apple and its products. In his spare time, you can find Tim diving for lobsters in Islamorada, running, or busy doing family activities such as little league baseball, and youth soccer.
NAtional sales director
Anne is our Director of Sales, leading our sales team to drive growth at Appogee through strategic planning and targeting of accounts, recruitment, enablement, sales development and strong coaching. Anne has spent her career leading and developing sales teams, spending 25 years in Retail before diving into Technology sales. Anne is originally from New England but has left the long, harsh winters behind and currently resides in Greenville with her husband, and high school sweetheart Ed. Together they have raised four beautiful and intelligent daughters. When not in Greenville they enjoy spending time in Maine at the family summer home where they swim, hike, play golf and tennis and of course enjoy family time around a bonfire.
Patrick is Appogee’s cold weather specialist residing in beautiful and often chilly Portland, ME. Patrick brings a wealth of experience working in Technology Sales with both Start-Ups and Fortune 500 companies. Focused on creating long term relationships Patrick leverages Appogee partners to find unique and effective solutions for our customers. A Bogey Golfer (when the New England weather permits), and a dog dad of 2, Patrick brings a positive and diplomatic attitude to any challenge he faces.
Samantha joined the Appogee family in 2021 as an Accounting Clerk, bringing with her 8 years of experience in banking. She is customer driven and focused on bringing accuracy and efficiency to the accounting department. In December 2021, Samantha will achieve her BS in Accounting.
Samantha grew up in Savannah, GA and moved to Greenville, NC in March 2021 with her husband. When she’s not at work you could find her looking for the next hiking trail, playing with her dog Finn, and exploring the world.
head of business operations
Jake leads our Operations team and keeps us focused on our vision. Before joining Appogee, Jake lived and worked in China. He also served as the Head of Operations at a software startup that joined Appogee on this list of fastest-growing companies in 2019. Jake grew up in Florida and currently resides in Greenville, NC. When he is not helping deploy Apple Products in the Enterprise you can find Jake out on the water or planning the next big thing in the local coffee shop.
Joseph has been with Appogee since March of 2019. Starting as a configuration and kitting specialist, Joe quickly grew to his current role as a valued member of our finance and accounting department.
Joe played collegiate lacrosse and has also spent time coaching youth and high school lacrosse. A native of Pennsylvania, he graduated from East Carolina University in 2021 with a degree in Business Management. During his leisure time Joe enjoys hiking, reading, and playing golf.
Lisa joined the Appogee team in March of 2021. Lisa is an East Carolina University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Supply Chain Management and has spent her career working and finding solutions for customers in many different facets. At the end of the day, Lisa is a people person and enjoys helping her customers find exactly what they are looking for. “There is nothing more gratifying to me, then to know I have helped someone find the perfect solution. Sometimes, the tech world can be overwhelming and making that process easier and pleasant for my customers is always the goal.” Lisa is a problem solver by nature and believes there is usually a solution for any problem if you keep an open mind and a positive attitude.
Outside of work, Lisa enjoys relaxing and spending time with family and friends. She is a proud dog mom and big animal lover. Lisa enjoys cooking, baking, gardening, shopping, watching shows, going to the movies, and visiting new places, especially if there is a beach involved.
director of funance
Work hard. Play harder.
Kirstie is our spreadsheet master and numbers wizard. She manages the financials and accounting department, supporting Appogee’s rapidly growing market share, while road mapping and budgeting for future growth and success. She brings to the business over nine year of experience in private sector accounting, having worked in streamlining finances for clients ranging from contractors, to restaurants and art galleries, before finding her home at Appogee.
When not at work, Kirstie spends her time investing in professional and personal advancement, cultivating her passion for photography, and planning the next great adventure with her family.
Megan is our Project Coordinator, responsible for configuration projects and e-commerce. Before joining Appogee, Megan spent nearly a decade in the beverage industry working with startup breweries throughout North Carolina. She holds a BS in Health Fitness from East Carolina University. Megan is the proud owner of “The Dinosaur”, her original 2008 MacBook, which sparked her love of Apple products. In her spare time, you can find Megan searching for New Wave records at the local antique shop or exploring plant nurseries for new additions to her ever-growing home jungle.
Joining Appogee’s team of Account Executives in 2021, Jackson carries with him a well-informed background in technology solutions for today’s business landscape. Jackson prides himself on identifying every variable to your project’s equation, through collaboration with Apple and Appogee’s many partners. “People like to work with people” is his mantra. Jackson dives into customer needs with an appetite for communication and discovery. Jackson resides on the east coast, in Concord, NH, the beautiful and quaint state capital of NH. In his spare time, Jackson is an avid runner, a voracious reader, and a passionate audiophile.