Don Jarvie

Don JarvieTitle: Vice President of Sales

Home town: Rochester, NY

Educational credentials: BS Management/Marketing, Rochester Institute of Technology, AAS Optical Engineering, Monroe Community College

Relevant or noteworthy experience: 25 years of technical sales and sales leadership in a variety of fields, including Optics, Biotechnology, Semiconductor, Telecommunications, Oil and Gas, and Manufacturing.

When hired at Vulcan: February 18, 2013

Why I chose Vulcan: Vulcan is a top notch manufacturer that focuses on the right things, their employees, the pride of a job well done, utilizing the latest technology, and total customer satisfaction.

Outside interests / hobbies: Golf, Photography, and doing all I can to spoil my granddaughter.

Philanthropic endeavors, if any: My wife and I are both active in our church and try to do what we can to support the community here and afar through these activities.

A person who (or an event that) inspired you: I am thankful to many people from my past for important bits of knowledge.  I believe you can learn from anything and anyone, and try to take pieces from every interaction to become a better person.

In your opinion, what is the greatest engineering achievement of all time? The commercial aircraft.  I have traveled all over the world in these gigantic machines and am still amazed at the ease in which they safely transport us.

What car you’d drive, if money (or street laws) were no object:  The Bugati Veyron.  1,000 Horsepower, 0-60 in 2.5 seconds!