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Tom Clines

CEO/President

Years in Our Industry

29

Why I Work for United Mail

I work with an outstanding team of very bright professionals.

Words of Wisdom

Proper planning and the right team leads to success. Oh, and a little grace from above helps too.

My Passion Outside of Work:

I’m most proud of my growing family. I love to play golf and enjoy letting my dog Daisy take me for a walk.

What’s Important to Me:

My wife of 41 years, Elizabeth, is the best partner I could ever ask for.

Missy Thacker

CFO

Years in Our Industry

20

Why I Work for United Mail

United Mail has given me the opportunity to both raise my family and excel in my job.

Words of Wisdom

Always ask the question.

Favorite Concert:

Springsteen, every time.

What’s Important to Me:

I learn the most from asking questions of our team members and listening to their responses. The most progress is made through collaboration and not conflict.

Connie Burns

CIO

Years in Our Industry

25

Why I Work for United Mail

I love a challenge and finding new solutions for our clients.

Words of Wisdom

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

My Passion Outside of Work:

Camping and hiking.

What’s Important to Me:

Time spent with family.

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Dayna Neumann

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer

Years in Our Industry

23

Why I Work for United Mail

I choose United Mail everyday because of the people. Cheering for my teammates and seeing them thrive brings me joy.

Words of Wisdom

Always hire people smarter than you. If you are the smartest person in the room, you are in the wrong room.

My Passion Outside of Work:

I am passionate about health. I seek out creative ways to incorporate mental and physical health into the world around me.

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Chase Kirkwood

Chief Strategy Officer

Years in Our Industry

24

Why I Work for United Mail

I enjoy helping others. Each customer sees things differently, and working with them is a unique experience. I take satisfaction knowing I was able to solve the problem. I also love the excitement of working with a diverse team that has a broad range of talents.

Words of Wisdom

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

My Passion Outside of Work:

“Dad” is the most important title I have and the one I strive to be the best at daily. I have been blessed with two amazing children and I hope to pour into them as much as they pour into me.

What’s Important to Me:

I am an adrenaline junkie and love the thrill of traveling the world and seeking out new experiences. Ask me about my “bucket list”.

Casey Hendrick

Chief Operations Officer

Years in Our Industry

20

Why I Work for United Mail

Company culture, values, and engineering client solutions.

Words of Wisdom

Success in life will be driven by FOCUS and EFFORT. Give 120% everyday!

My Passion Outside of Work:

Passion for physical and mental excellence.

What’s Important to Me:

Optimism, Determination, Teamwork, Personal Growth, and Continuous Improvement are what define me as a human. Get a little bit better everyday!

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Jeff Reist

EVP/GM

Years in Our Industry

46

Why I Work for United Mail

I enjoy being part of our team of exceptional, dedicated, customer-focused employees who strive daily to make a positive impact for the company and our customers.

Words of Wisdom

“None of us has all the answers, but working together, we can solve almost all of our issues or concerns.”

My Passion Outside of Work:

I enjoy spending time with my family. With five kids and seven grandkids, our time gets pretty busy, but very enjoyable and rewarding. Also, I enjoy playing golf, but wish I was much better at this.

What’s Important to Me:

Commitment, loyalty and dedication are all things that are important to me and things that I value from others.

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Anna Knue

Vice President, Sales

Years in Our Industry

30+

Why I Work for United Mail

Terrific clients, co-workers, partners, lots of great challenges, positive energy and an ever-changing environment.

Words of Wisdom

Balance in life is important. Take care of your body, feed your mind and fulfill your spirit.

My Passion Outside of Work:

Outside of work, look for me on the golf course, boating on Lake Cumberland, or maybe on a hiking trail with happy hour immediately following.

What’s Important to Me:

Find laughter and joy in every thing you do.

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Beth Brown

Sales Executive

Years in Our Industry

30

Why I Work for United Mail

I enjoy collaborating with my clients to improve efficiencies, increase ROI, solve difficult problems and ultimately see success through their eyes. This is what makes me get up in the morning.

Words of Wisdom

The 80/20 Rule – 80% of the time you need to love what you are doing. It’s how you handle the 20% that separates the winners from the pack.

My Passion Outside of Work:

Good music, bourbon and a great round of golf!! Luckily I can do all three at the same time – Love it!

What’s Important to Me:

I married my opposite 26 years ago and together we raised an incredibly brilliant daughter who is ready to take over the world. Before you ask, yes, she takes after me!!

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Joe Dover

Sales Executive

Years in Our Industry

3

Why I Work for United Mail

I get to interact daily with our dynamic team, innovative client companies, and interesting people!

Words of Wisdom

“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.”

My Passion Outside of Work:

My first passion outside of work is learning to navigate the chaotic world of raising two small, wonderful children. My second passion is biking (now towing a child trailer). Third, learning astrophysics.

An Interesting Fact About Me:

I have unwittingly found myself in 3 parades. In Schladming, Austria; in Piggott, Arkansas; and in my hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

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Doug Prater

Sales Executive

Years in Our Industry

22

Why I Work for United Mail

United Mail gives me the freedom to help my clients in a way that will best serve the client. The company is financially sound and always planning for future, especially when it come to technological advances. United Mail surrounds me with a high level of talent, experience, and intelligence, giving me the assurance that we can perform at the highest level possible.

Words of Wisdom

“If you make your business about helping others you will always have plenty of work” – Chris Guillebeau

My Passion Outside of Work:

I am passionate about coaching; especially youth sports. Teaching individuals and teams to find what drives them, and helping them to embrace a strategy that will provide success in their efforts, is one of the best feelings I know.

What’s Important to Me:

I am an advocate for anything and everything outdoors. There is no type of food I won’t try. I would rather be on my boat. Football season is the best season. Go Pack Go!

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Randy Runk

Sales Executive

Years in Our Industry

36

Why I Work for United Mail

I take great pride in helping solve problems with solutions geared towards great performing mail and integrated marketing campaigns. My success can be attributed in some fashion to having high energy, a positive attitude, consistent communication, great clients and a wonderful support team within United Mail.

Words of Wisdom

Tomorrow is not promised to any of us!
There is nothing good about cold weather or snow!
It’s hard to have a bad time at the beach!

My Passion Outside of Work:

I love my family and enjoy spending time with them and other friends. I hope I can be there for them, always, whenever they need me. My wife and daughter are two of my heroes.

I like to talk to just about anybody about just about anything!

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Jack Sutter

Sales Executive

Years in Our Industry

48

Why I Work for United Mail

United Mail offers all the services that compliment my client’s traditional marketing objectives.

Words of Wisdom

Treat people the way you would like to be treated.

My Passion Outside of Work:

Seeing that my two children, who I am extremely proud of, are given every opportunity that I never had.

What’s Important to Me:

Keeping the ball in the short grass!

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