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.
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.
ONLINE SALES & FINANCE SPECIALIST
Joseph At Appogee Dot Com comes to us from Mechanicsburg, PA. Joseph gave up his celebrity life as the official eye candy at Uptown Brewing Company, located directly below Appogee Headquarters, in order to focus on his professional career. While at Appogee, he has found his true calling as an e-commerce specialist, inside sales associate, assistant to the Director of Marketing, and head of the Accounting Support Team. Joseph is slated to graduate in 2020, hoping to earn a business degree from East Carolina University. Joseph enjoys going to sporting events, watching TV, and eating, drinking and sleeping during his leisure time.
Tim is the Co-Founder 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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’!