Team Test

Meet The HBi Collective Team



Daniel Bizzell

CEO & President HBi Collective                                                                          

The Industrial Design Guy and visionary of our next generation products and business.

Julie Huffman

Sr. Vice President

35 years of taking care of the important stuff with the HBi Team at Plant #3.


Service & Communications


Grace Roseman

Customer Service & OEM Sales Lead                                                                      

Your first line of contact for all things bought and sold within our collective brands.

Tammy Carpenter

Accounts & Processing                                                                      

The white gloves that monitors the team and process for your Online Wholesale and Direct To Consumer orders.


Patty Simms 

Customer Service Liaison                                                                      

Providing kindness and high quality service for all of our customers.


Charles Clark

Product Specialist                                                                      

Our humble and effervescent product know-it-all. Reach out to Charles for a brand line review specialized to your company.



Esther Lor

Merchandizing & QC Production Lead                                                                      

Providing experience and item strategies to production and our specialty customers.

Lindsey Geddings

OEM & Online Product Manager                                                                      

Key to modernizing our efforts and growth in both our OEM portfolio and Omni-Channel opportunities with our digital retail and industrial partners.

Toby Haas

Accounts Receivable Manager                                                                      

Our friendly Bounty Hunter and avid runner who will track you down, just to remind you that you over payed on your last invoice. Because all of our customers pay on-time. 


Anna Holloway

Accounts Payable Manager                                                                      

Self-professed Queen of the Accounting Department... surviving between the German and the Brain (aka Toby and Rhonda).


Rhonda Tankersley


The Analytical brain of the accounting department.


Cheryl Setzer

Accounting & Inventory Control                                                                      

Receiving all work orders and making sure all product is accounted for.


Marketing, Talent, & Recruitment


Mary Heindl

Talent Recruitment & Corporate Communications                                                                      

Helping us build our next generation team, culture and product efficacy.

Kendal Coffey

Graphic Design & Content Creation                                                                      

Showing the world the benefits and new features of our products through image and graphic content.


Production Team

Robert Russell

Jr. Production Manager                                                                          

Leading our production team into the future of innovation.


Cliff Coffey

Distribution Center & Weaving Manager                                                        

A man of many hats, handling our yarn purchasing, recycling, and logistics for Hickory Brands, and of course our weaving department. Cliff brings his lifelong knowledge of the textile industry to our ever expanding team.


Diane Eaton

Packaging Department Supervisor                                                        

Boss Lady and our honorary first Employee of the Year for her outstanding leadership and utmost dedication to her team and the company.


BJ Ward

Braiding Department Supervisor                                                        

Our resident expert of adorable Pitbulls (and braiding, of course). BJ manages the largest department in our Plant #3 facility with great care and long time expertise.

Alice Wise

Hangtag & Pillow Pack Department Supervisor                                                                     

You'd think Alice is just hangin' around the hangtag department, but no, her team is on it!


Anita Picklesimer

Shipping Manager                                                                     

Anita ensures all of your product is shipped out on time and handled with care.


Damir Softic

Facilities Maintenance Manager & Machinist                                                              

The man MacGyver strived to be. He keeps our original machinery moving and builds new ones to produce our future innovations.


Intern Alumni

Ricky Hardson

HBi - American Legacy® Outdoor Sales & Key Accounts Intern Alum                          

Our brand and product representation for the 1923 American Legacy® Brand.

Preston Joseph

HBi - 10 Seconds® Team Sales & Key Accounts Intern Alum                          

Our Man for building opportunities with consumer retail and team products.

Emily Snyder

Social Media and Content Creation - Janie Brand® Intern Alum                          

Our hip and in-the-know intern from Chapel Hill.

Victor Cascon

European Businesses Development & Team Sales Intern Alum                          

Key contact and outreach for our growing international business.


Brooke Lawrence

Social Media & Marketing Intern Alum                                                                    

Bringing a fresh perspective and marketing know-how to social media content.

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Social Media & Marketing Intern Alum                                                                    

Sparking interest in our collective brands through social media content with fun and flair.