Prior to founding Revenew in 2008, Brian Maggio was “Head of Sales, Americas” at Cranium, Inc. – a Seattle based Game company. Before Cranium, he was VP Sales for a smaller game company, Front Porch Classics.
Brian began his career in the Consumer Products sector with Fortune 500 companies such as Scott Paper, Kimberly Clark, and Ralston Purina. With four active kids at home, Brian’s activities are centered around family events. In his spare time (?), he is into art, music, all things retro, and geeking out on business books.
Tom Rushton has served as VP – Sales for manufacturers in the Furniture, Gift and Toy Industries. Most recently he was Director of Sales for Sababa Group before joining Revenew, and worked as Director of Sales for Front Porch Classics prior to their merger with Sababa. Tom has also been instrumental in bringing various extremely successful products to market, beginning with the popular “Galileo Thermometer” and continuing through his tenure as a partner, serving as VP – Business Development at Revenew. With grown kids out “blazing their own trails”, Tom is an avid outdoorsman, spending his “spare time” mountain biking any trail he can find. He and his family enjoy life on their “farm” in North Carolina, sharing it with their menagerie of animals, currently including 3 dogs, 3 horses, and his personal favorite, Oliver, the pot-bellied pig.
Kristie Raycroft has been a Multi-Channel Retail professional for over 20 years in both sales and purchasing, encompassing a wide variety of product, categories, and assortments. She is experienced in building new business, improving processes, and creating strong relationships with internal and external business partners. She brings innovation and dedication to all aspects of product, sales and purchasing life-cycle, which is why she joined Revenew’s team as Director of Key Accounts. Kristie enjoys cooking, an occasional nap, and hanging out with her 140 lb Mastiff, Tallulah.
Abbie Naumec started working as Revenew's Sales Coordinator in 2004. Prior to joining the team she worked in sales, cost analysis, and accounts payable roles in various industries – from software to aerospace. Abbie has received awards for successful conversion of sales teams to newer software, training, and overall leadership. At Revenew she has processed over 500 purchase orders in 2015 alone, and continues to increase that number every year that she is with Revenew. She spends the majority of her time with her three children, cheering them on during their cheerleading competitions.
Virginia Hill began her career in 2011 helping multiple nonprofit organizations with social media outreach and advertising. Since then she has spent the last five years working with businesses, governments, and large companies around the country with new media and marketing strategy and implementation. After she graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Communications, she joyously accepted the position as Revenew’s Marketing and eCommerce Coordinator. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering and being with her husband and two nieces.
The “Adjunct Team”: While we can’t reveal all our secrets, suffice it to say that we don’t get things done alone. We rely on a wide network of seasoned associates to plug in when and where our clients need it. Our friends have depth of knowledge in areas like sourcing, design, game play, product development, international sales, packaging, and distribution. We work with people who have “been there and done that”, so you can be confident that you’ll be getting the best guidance possible by working with Revenew.