Spartan Chemical Company, Inc. is happy to announce the promotion of Steve Rivera to the position of Regional Sales Manager for Spartan’s Metro New York City region. Rivera will report to New England Divisional Sales Manager Jack Ellison and will be responsible for the service, sales and support of several Spartan Distributors.
Steve was born and raised in northern New Jersey where he resides with his wife Raysa, two children (Marcus and Aurora) and four “pet” motorcycles. He is a huge audiophile and also enjoys reading. Rivera loves anything to do with hockey. He plays in a local league and is a very enthusiastic, supporting parent of his son and his hockey team. Steve is currently one promotion away from his black belt in Isshinryu Karate, and is two years into the instructors’ training.
Steve’s background is in healthcare where he worked for 12 years as the x-ray image manager of the OR at Morristown Memorial Hospital. He is currently CPR certified and holds federal and New Jersey radiologic licenses. He came into our industry four years ago working for our distributor, American Paper and Supply Company. Steve attended a Spartan JanSan Distributor Seminar in November of 2007, and had aspirations of becoming a Spartan Regional Manager ever since.
Spartan Chemical Company, Inc., with corporate headquarters, manufacturing and distribution facilities in Maumee, Ohio, is an international manufacturer of chemical specialty maintenance products.