Our Team - Ft. Lauderdale

Gabriel Puerto heads up our team in Ft. Lauderdale

Gabriel Puerto, Managing Partner

Mobile No:  305.753.3810

Email:  gpuerto@ferinc.net

Gabriel’s career began in the foodservice industry as a Foodservice Design Consultant. He has years of experience in both design and operational concepts. Gabe joined F.E.R. in 1987 and became a partner in 1999. He is a recipient of the Richard Zimmer Award (1999), the Paul Lovejoy Award (1999) and The 2002 Frymaster/Dean Sales Representative of the Year.

Carolina Porta-Reyna, Administrative Assistant

Email:   cportareyna@ferinc.net

Carolina has 10 years experience in the foodservice industry and joined the Food Equipment Representatives in 2002. She provides secretarial and clerical support including office workflow, coordinates service inquiries, appointments, correspondence, data compilation and travel arrangements.

Tom Dickie, Partner

Mobile No:  954.648.2510

Email:  tomdickie@ferinc.net

Tom joined FER in 1999 and became a partner the same year. He came to Food Equipment Representatives with over 25 years of experience with sales and service representing a major manufacturer of smallwares and conveyor ovens.

Dan Wood, Senior Sales Associate

Mobile No:  305.905.1317

Email:  danwood@ferinc.net

Dan joined FER in 1997. He has a BFA Degree in Art and has over 22 years of experience as a Foodservice Design Consultant. Dan resides in Coral Gables and is responsible for South and South West Florida.

Martha Lozano, Sales Coordinator-Office Manager

Mobile No:  800-226-8389

Email:  fer@ferinc.net

Martha joined FER in 2000. She has 10 years of experience in the Food Service industry with background knowledge in sales and customer service. Martha handles sales inquires, quotations, order entry and is responsible for accounts payables

Barbara Hacker, Sales Administrator-Customer Service

Email:  bhacker@ferinc.net

Barbara joined FER in 2001. She had been with a major dealer in the Tampa area since 1993 and relocated to the Ft. Lauderdale area. Barbara processes sales, quotes and co-ordinates between end-users, dealers, factories and FER’s staff.

Bill Peters, Sales Associate

Mobile No:  561.315.7034

Email:  bpeters@ferinc.net

Bill joined FER in 2010. He has over 17 years of experience as a manufacturers' representative in Florida. Bill resides in Jupiter and is responsible for East Florida.