Feel free to contact your Vespoli representative with any questions. Our sales representatives cover five regions in the U.S. and five international regions. We attend hundreds of rowing events annually, offering our customers on-site service and repair when they need it most. Our sales team also prides itself on visiting our local boathouses to provide current and potential customers door-to-door service, tips, and techniques tailored to their success.
Northeast Account Manager
CT, ME, MA, NH, NY (not Long Island), RI, VT
Charles joined the VESPOLI Team in 2019. He has been involved with rowing for many years, coaching at Stetson, UMass Amherst, Norwalk River RA, Connecticut Boat Club, and Fairfield U, to name a few. He also does level II clinics for USRowing throughout New England. He is knowledgeable, energetic, and passionate about the sport. He lives in Trumball, CT with his wife Jackie, who is the Fairfield U Women’s field hockey coach.
Mid-Atlantic Account Manager
DE, MD, NJ, Long Island, Eastern and Central PA, VA
John began rowing at LaSalle College High School in Philadelphia, continuing with crew as an undergraduate at LaSalle University and as a Masters rower. His older sons began rowing in high school, sparking John’s involvement with Junior rowing and regatta operations. He coached at Radnor High School and Philadelphia Adaptive Rowing and has served as Vice President of the Philadelphia Scholastic Rowing Association. John remains an avid Masters rower and loves to race. When he’s not on the river, he enjoys skiing, snowboarding, and boating at the Jersey Shore. John, his wife, and their three sons reside in Wayne, Pennsylvania
Southeast Account Manager
Al, AR, CO, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC, TN, TX
Jeff began rowing in 1988 at St. Joe’s Collegiate Institute in Buffalo, New York. Easily the worst rower on the team, he was in better shape the following fall, earning the Doc Shaub Award as best high school oarsmen at West Side Rowing Club by senior year. After rowing throughout college, Jeff launched his coaching career, bringing a novice team to gold at the Head of the Hooch his first year. As Vespoli’s Southeast rep, Jeff is a trusted advisor to all the regional programs. He and his lovely wife Kelly have two boys, Holden and Knox, in Orlando, Florida.
Midwest Account Manager
IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, Western PA, SD, WI, WV
Megan joined VESPOLI in March ’19. She has been involved in rowing since 2007. Her rowing career began in Toledo, Ohio at Central Catholic High school and continued in college at John Carroll University. Post undergrad, Megan was the head coach for Central Catholic and St. Francis de Sales in Toledo. She currently resides in Toledo and cannot wait to visit more of the Midwest! “If you’re having a rough day on the water, there’s nothing like a good regatta dog to make it all better!”
West Coast Account Manager
AZ, CA, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY
Ed joined the VESPOLI team in 2017. He rowed at MIT for four years before beginning his career as a chemical engineer in Rogers, Connecticut, where he was a volunteer coach at the Pomfret School. A job change brought him to Boeing in Seattle, where he coached the boys at Green Lake Crew for 33 years! Ed has also coached the women’s team at Western Washington University, the Junior Men’s National team, and continues to teach USRowing coaching courses.