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Part of the Water Inc Team: Meet Mitch

posted by waterinc | on Feb 15, 2018

Part of the Water Inc Team: Meet Mitch

Meet Mitch

Please join us in welcoming Mitch de Sevren Jacquet to Water, Inc.! He accepted the position as Territory Manager at Water, Inc. for the San Fernando Valley area at the end of 2017. Mitch joins the Water, Inc. team with 22 years of experience as a Division Manager, Sales Professional, Team Leader and Sales Manager.

His skill set includes:
• account planning
• creating strategies to reach and exceed sales targets
• team leadership
• building presentations for sales training

Mitch brings retail and outside sales experience to the Water, Inc. sales team as well. His sales experience includes wholesale distributors, retail showrooms, mechanical plumbers, developers and architects.

Mitch worked at Parker Hannifin in the Aerospace division from 1990 to 1994 as a Machinist’s Apprentice. He was promoted to Department Manager for the tool division at Parker Hannifin before transitioning to the decorative plumbing industry.  He then worked for Pacific Sales from 1995 to 1999 where he was crossed trained in selling appliances and decorative plumbing, and then promoted to Manager of the Plumbing Department in San Dimas. He then moved on to an 18 year career with Grohe America.  Mitch managed accounts such as Ferguson, Hirsch Pipe, Todd Pipe, Smardan, Hajoca, Express Pipe, Winnelson and independent decorative plumbing accounts. During his time at Grohe America, he was promoted from Territory Sales Manager to Southern California Team Leader.

In His Own Words

Thank you to Major Avignon and Rick Tarantino for giving me the opportunity to work here. Water, Inc. is truly a wonderful company with fantastic people and great products, and it is a blessing to be a part of. I can hardly believe that my first months have already gone by. You know what they say, “Time flies when you are having fun!”

We Are Thankful

Water, Inc. is thrilled to have Mitch join our team! We know that he will excel in continuing to grow and develop relationships in the strong Southern California market. We look forward to Mitch sharing his expertise in the decorative plumbing industry and appreciate his eagerness to learn more about water filtration education and the Perlick appliance side of our distribution company.