Frank Gomez

Director of Sales

Frank Gomez is the Director of Sales for SOLitude. He is responsible for driving growth in SOLitude’s footprint with a focus on organic growth and increased market share. Frank has more than 20 years of prior experience leading sales teams to both personal and professional growth while working for companies like Cintas, AmeriPride, most recently, 7 years in the Rentokil Pest Division, where he helped lead the West field sales team to consistent year over year growth and multiple President’s Club winners throughout the years.

Originally from Los Angeles, Frank graduated from Long Beach State University with a Business Degree in Marketing. He is a very active professional serving as a mentor and motivational speaker to many of Southern California’s UC/CSU campuses. He also stays active competing in local Crossfit events.

Frank spends the majority of his free time with his family. Frank has been married to his college sweetheart for 24 years and has 3 beautiful teenage daughters. His youngest steals every minute she can as she loves playing golf with her dad.

Josh McGarry

Regional Sales Manager

Josh McGarry is a Regional Sales Manager who helps oversee business development efforts across SOLitude’s Sarasota and Sun City territories. He enjoys helping and educating clients, developing his team, and speaking at industry conferences. He is passionate about supporting his colleagues and being a good steward to the environment by restoring wetlands and waterways to a natural and healthy state.

Josh earned a Master Naturalist Certification from the University of Florida, and holds a Florida Green Best Management Practices certificate. He has more than 10 years of experience working with SOLitude.

Josh was born-and-raised in Aurora, NY, in the Finger Lakes region.

Dustin Vassar

Regional Sales Manager

Dustin Vassar is a regional sales manager serving SOLitude’s clients in the southwest and west. Dustin is responsible for helping the team build relationships with clients in the region as SOLitude continues to grow.

Dustin comes to SOLitude with an extensive background in new business development. He worked with Ricoh USA, based out of Dallas, Texas, where he was a top contributor in the marketplace. Prior to coming to SOLitude, Dustin worked as a business performance advisor for Insperity in Irving, TX. At Insperity, he was responsible for determining ways to help small businesses succeed, such as reducing administrative costs, attracting and retaining top talent, and shaping company culture.

Dustin is originally from Arlington, TX, and attended the University of Texas at Arlington where he studied Business Finance. Dustin is a member of Toastmasters International where he serves his club as VP Membership and enjoys helping new members with their public speaking skills.

Dustin spends his free time drag racing, playing golf, being outdoors with family and friends and staying active at his CrossFit gym.

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Alex Adkins

Regional Sales Manager

Alex Adkins is the Regional Sales Manager responsible for much of the Eastern Seaboard of the US from New England to the Carolinas. He comes to SOLitude with a significant amount of experience in inside and outside sales both as a leader and individual contributor. He has developed and deployed sales programs in several industries including commercial agricultural equipment and international logistics. Most recently, he worked in multiple positions with the sales team at Steritech, a Rentokil company specializing in third-party assessments for retail brands across North America. Alex is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and served 5 years on active duty with deployments in and around the Middle East and the Horn of Africa. As an infantry team leader, he was part of the final UN withdrawal from Mogadishu, Somalia in the mid-1990s which was the only planned amphibious withdrawal under fire in Marine Corps history.
He and his wife Kim recently celebrated their 20th anniversary and have 3 children, Mason, Maddie, and Caleb. Located near Charlotte, North Carolina, Alex is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys fishing, hunting, backpacking, and canoeing in the US and abroad. He has served in a variety of community service roles over the years including a decade’s service as a firefighter and also as a leader in his church.

Meet The Business Development Team

Business Development Team

  • Katie Cabanillas

    Business Development Consultant, Aquatic Biologist

  • Jennifer Bonzani

    Business Development Consultant

  • Shannon Junior

    Senior Business Development Consultant, Aquatic Ecologist

  • Brendon Donnelly

    Business Development Consultant

  • Joshua Jones

    Business Development Consultant

  • Gary Hoover

    Business Development Consultant

  • Liz Rocque

    Business Development Consultant

  • Cole Kabella

    Business Development Consultant

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    John Phelps

    Senior Business Development Consultant, Environmental Scientist

  • Jeff Moding

    Senior Business Development Consultant

  • Kim Niesel, CMCA

    Senior Business Development Consultant

  • Trent Nelson

    Business Development Consultant

  • Chris Byrne

    Business Development Consultant

  • Heather Afford

    Business Development Consultant

  • Leslie Bruns

    Aquatic Specialist & Business Development Consultant

  • Nick Viles

    Business Development Consultant

  • Gary Wilhelm

    Business Development Consultant

  • Maria Gaid

    Inside Sales Representative

  • Laurie Ethridge

    Laurie Ethridge

    Sales Support Lead

  • Camila Morao bio

    Camila Morao

    Inside Sales Representative

  • Headshot - Daniel Benitez

    Daniel Benitez

    Inside Sales

  • Steve Welch - Steve Welch

    Steve Welch

    Inside Sales

  • Brendan McCarthy - Brendan Mccarthy

    Brendan McCarthy

    Business Development Consultant

  • Gene Doyle

    Gene Doyle

    Business Development Consultant

  • Glenn Sullivan

    Project Manager, Certified Lake Manager, Environmental Scientist, Business Development Consultant

  • Bethany Thompson

    Business Development Consultant

  • Gus_Website - Gustavo Mora

    Gustavo Mora

    Business Development Consultant

  • Joe Harms

    Joe Harms

    Business Development Consultant

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