TeamAwesome

Leadership Team

Bob Jankunas

President / General Manager / Partner

Bob started by doing deliveries for Dave back in 1987. Since then he has worn every hat at Dave’s World. A huge fan of local people and business, he finds great pleasure in employing many people with good paying jobs. When he isn’t working hard to make Dave’s World the best place to work he enjoys spending time with his family and riding bikes.

Dan Sharrow, Dave's World

Dan Sharrow

Controller / Partner

Born and raised in Milo, Dan is an entertainer, thrill-seeker, entrepreneur, and recently a grandfather with a passion for spreadsheets and budgets.  A lifelong learner (and Dave’s oldest son), Dan enjoys cycling, performing at the Center Theatre, and gigging with his Americana band.

Matt Scott

Vice President / Heat Pump Manager / Partner 

Matt started in the appliance repair business in 1994 when he was hired at Grant’s Appliance in Dexter, Maine, at the age of 14.  He then started Scott’s Appliance when he was 18 and ran that for 8 years before becoming a Dave’s World owner in 2006.  The year 2006 was the first time he laid eyes on a heat pump with inverter technology.

HVAC Sales Team

Cindy Cummings

HVAC Location Manager

Cindy came to Dave’s World with over 26 years in customer service and has now worked at Dave’s World as an HVAC Location Manager for over three years.  Cindy loves spending time with her family, reading, and boating while at her camp on Sebago Lake.

Shane McCannell

Heat Pump Consultant

Shane is an outside sales representative for Dave’s World covering the northern half of Maine.  He brings more then 20 years of sales experience to the awesome Dave’s World team.  Shane prides himself on finding the right solution for both your heating and cooling needs as well as your budget.  This leads customers to know they have made the right choice with both Shane and Dave’s World.

Shane, his wife, and their four boys live in Bradley; he spends most of his free time with his kids at their many activities as well as coaching some of their sports teams.

Adrian Bouchard

Heat Pump Consultant

Adrian works as an outside sales representative, meeting with our customers in their homes to find the right heat pump and the right solution to their heating and air conditioning needs. He holds a B.S. degree from the University of Maine. He brings 34 years of sales experience, an easy going style, and a passion for heat pumps that makes our customers confident they have made the right choice.

Adrian and his family live in Windham, where he enjoys motorcycle touring, occasionally swinging a golf club, and spending time with his special needs grandson.

Kendall Willard

Heat Pump Consultant

Kendall works in our Sales Department and brings years of experience in the Heating and Cooling industry.  He has been selling and installing heat pumps for 10 years and enjoys helping people design and implement the most efficient method to heat or cool a space.  He strives to give each customer the time and attention to detail that they require to ensure a perfect fit for their individual home or business.

Kendall lives in the Sugarloaf area and spends his free time snowboarding, hiking and enjoying all that Maine has to offer.

Sophie Botting

HVAC Location Manager

Raised in Deer Isle, Sophie is a lover of all things creative, especially sewing, playing music, and painting.  In 2015, her husband accepted a teaching job in Guilford and they made the move to Dover-Foxcroft.  She joined the Dave’s World team in August of 2017 as a Heat Pump Administrative Assistant and fell in love with the heat pump world.  In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, crafting, and spending time with her husband and her cats.  If you ever need a consultation or an installation scheduled, just give her a call!

Jim Moscone

HVAC Location Manager

Jim Started with Dave’s World in July of 2016 after originally being a customer.  He once handled scheduling service calls for the HVAC Service department, and now has moved on to managing the Windham location.

Prior to Dave’s World, Jim spent 35 years in maintenance for various paper mills concluding with a 12-year stint at Sappi Paper in Westbrook ME.

When not at work Jim enjoys spending his time doing photography and computer work at home.

HVAC Install Team

Jeremy Brasslett

HVAC Operations Manager

Jeremy started working for Dave’s World in 2013 as an electrician installing heat pumps and recently moved up to become the Operations Manager.  He has always loved being part of this team and traveling the beautiful state of Maine meeting our awesome customers!  When he isn’t with the install team perfecting awesomeness he enjoys hunting, golf, spending time with family, and going to church.

Rob Stevens

Heat Pump Electrician

Rob brings more than 40 years of experience to Dave’s World as a master electrician.  He’s known as the fastest and the best around.  His electrical panels are a work of art, and you will find him working on Dave’s World’s most difficult and challenging jobs.  Over the course of his career he’s headed up electrical contracting on large new construction jobs throughout the state, but is never too busy to help a neighbor out with a small electrical problem.  Rob grew up in Dover-Foxcroft and attended Foxcroft Academy. He has great passion for his community and his alma mater, and has never left either one.  He’s one of the few Mainers who actually looks forward to winter because that’s when he is in his glory, coaching basketball at the the Academy.

Conrad Marsh

Heat Pump Electrician

Conrad has been installing heat pumps with Dave’s World from the beginning.  He is a family man, an outdoorsman, and an artist.  Conrad feels it is his job to make your day better.  He looks forward to bringing his experience to your install.

Chester Martin

Heat Pump Installer

Chester joined the Dave’s World team in 2017 and is an E.P.A. Certified Universal Refrigeration Technician.  Chester is a proud member of our Dover-Foxcroft install team and is eager to build Dave’s World awesomeness into every installation.  Chester is a father of four and a dedicated husband.  He loves the outdoors, raising food for the table and doing home projects with his favorite list maker.

Jim Colman

Heat Pump Electrician

Electrician since 1992, serving the New England area for over 20 years.

Aaron Sinclair

Heat Pump Installer

Heat pump installer, EPA type 1, type 2 Certified.  Born and raised in Maine.

Kevin Loignon

Heat Pump Electrician

Electrician – Southern Maine

Bobby Blanchard

Heat Pump Installer

I’m Bobby Blanchard, heat pump installer, and I’ve been with Dave’s World for 2 years.  I’m a family man, love the outdoors and spending time with my family, riding snowmobiles, dirt bikes, ATVs, just about anything to do with the outdoors and I always enjoy putting smiles on people’s faces.

K2 Spinney

Heat Pump Installer

K2 Spinney has been with Dave’s World since 2004.  He started in appliance repair and was the first heat pump installer at Dave’s World.  K2 holds several certifications and is well known in the HVAC community.  In his free time K2 enjoys auto repair, home improvement, camping, fishing, and spending time with his family.

Rick Collman

Heat Pump Electrician

Dave’s World Electrician.  40 years experience.  Born in Honolulu, Hawaii a long,long time ago.  Live on China Lake with my wife, Belinda.  Love to golf and kayak.

Steve Newcomb

Heat Pump Installer

I’m Steve, I started here at Dave’s World as soon as we opened the Windham location!  Graduated from M-tech with my universal refrigerant certifications.  I really enjoy the outdoors, whether it be riding my snowmobile, dirt biking, snowboarding, or skateboarding.  If it’s got a motor I love it!  My family and friends mean the world to me, and I look forward to you joining ours!  Bonus points if you’ve got pets!  See y’all soon!

Tim Andrews

Heat Pump Installer

I grew up in the Dover-Foxcroft area.  Started working for Dave’s World in 2014.  Moved to southern Maine in 2016 to support the Dave’s World team as it continues to grow.

Tim Areno

Heat Pump Electrician

Tim has been with Dave’s World team since 2015.  He has been a Maine Master Electrician since 2008 and an IBEW member since 2006.  Tim has been working as a licensed electrician in the state of Maine since 2001.

John-Paul Tirrell

Heat Pump Installer

JP joined Team Awesome in 2018 and we are anticipating great things from this seasoned installation pro.

Richard Sirois

HVAC Electrician

Richard “Rick” Sirois, jack of all trades…20 years in restaurant trade, journeyman electrician for 14 years working In commercial and light industrial. 12 years working as fleet mechanic doing everything from body work to brake, fabrication to finish…Father of 6, doggie daddy. Enjoys going racing anything with an engine…born and raised in Pennsylvania, but Mainer at heart. Proud to be opening his next chapter at Dave’s World!

HVAC Service Team

Mark Roy

HVAC Service Manager

In November 2014 Mark was brought on to the Dave’s World team after spending several years as a product support rep for the company. In his first year with the company Mark worked in the sales dept as a heat pump sales and design specialist in the field. After a year on the job the company had grown significantly and the need arose for a dedicated heat pump service manager. In November of 2015 Mark accepted the position of service manager, a position he holds to this day. In his down time Mark enjoys playing music and spending time with family and friends.

Jeremy Santerre

HVAC Preventative Maintenance Technician

Jeremy is 26 and hails from Millinocket, Maine.  He joined the Dave’s World Team in 2014.  He and his wife just had a beautiful baby girl.  He enjoys the outdoors like hunting and fishing.

Matt Blockler

HVAC Service Technician

Matt was born and raised in Sangerville and joined Dave’s World in 2017.  When he’s not working he likes to spend time at camp with his two sons, hunting, fishing and doing pretty much anything involving being outdoors.  Matt also enjoys using his free time as a volunteer firefighter and EMT.

Stephanie Scott

HVAC Service CSR

Stephanie Scott joined Dave’s World in July of 2018. She has a passion in helping others and putting a smile on everyone’s face! What better way than to provide people with heating and cooling with amazing customer service! Stephanie is Matt Scott’s cousin so she has grown up hearing about the business and watching it prosper. She is in charge of taking and scheduling service calls for the HVAC Service Department. In her spare time, Stephanie enjoys being with her family and going on adventures! She is ecstatic to be a part of such an awesome team!

Cameron Walker

HVAC Service Technician

My name is Cameron and I am 29 years old. I’ve been doing HVAC religiously for five and a half years now and wouldn’t change what I do for the world. (Well, maybe for Dave’s World:)) I am EPA-certified universal and I was one of the first 20 technicians in the State of Florida to become certified to work on the Rheem inverter units. Later it became all about mini-splits. I enjoy time with my family and do a lot of fishing and hunting.

Dylan Stevens

HVAC Preventative Maintenance Technician

Florida boy born and raised. Loves all things outdoors. Football fan at heart and a God-fearing Christian for a start. Glad to be a part of the team and excited to see this awesome company grow.

Brady Newcomb

HVAC Preventative Maintenance Technician

I’m Brady, and I’ve been with Dave’s World since August of 2018. I’m new to the universe of HVAC, and I love to learn. I like hanging out with friends, watching all sorts of media, and eating. I look forward to what Dave’s World will bring you and I.

Harry Wood

Heat Pump Service Technician

Harry joined Dave’s World  in June of 2015.  He is Certified in EPA Universal, natural gas and propane and NORA Bronze certified.  Harry attended school at NTI and SMCC and now splits time as a heat pump installer and service technician for Southern Maine.

Harry has one kiddo he loves to spend time with riding dirt bikes, quads, snowboarding and fishing when he’s not being a heat pump hero at Dave’s World!

Loren Hersey

HVAC Service Technician

Loren was an automotive technician for 14 years and an electrical technician for 2 years before joining the Dave’s World team in 2018. Loren relocated from Lewiston back to his hometown of Guilford in 2018 where he spends his downtime with friends and family and enjoying Maine’s great outdoors.

Home Store Team

Ashley Hamilton

Sales Manager

Ashley was born and raised in Brownville Jct., Maine, and is a graduate of Penquis Valley High School. Ashley studied  at the University of Maine Augusta  and worked in the Early and Special Education field before finding her place at Dave’s World in 2013. She moved to her current role of U.S. Cellular Store Manager in 2014. Ashley strives to deliver and coach her team on legendary customer service, continuous improvement, and the values and visions of Dave’s World through integrity, hard work, dedication, growth, and passion. Ashley believes Dave’s World is a great place to work and do business and strives to provide a great experience every day for her customers and employees!  In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family, attending community events, enjoying day trips to anywhere with water, watching her boys play sports, exploring New England, and spending time outdoors.

Gregg Buzzelli

Kitchen & Bath Manager

Gregg Buzzelli joined the Dave’s World team in 2015, bringing over 30 years of cabinet experience with him. In fact, before the age of ten he was often found building cabinets with his dad in the garage of his Cedar Grove, New Jersey, home. From that point his training expanded into areas such as design, installation, and professional finish-work. While living in New Jersey, Gregg managed an elite, award winning kitchen and bath design center, and designed and installed beautiful custom kitchens, bathrooms, libraries, and more, completing small and large scale projects from renovations to home additions and new construction. There, he specialized in unique designs, and stunning finishes, and completed projects that were nothing less than picture perfect. After moving to Maine in 2006 to further his education, he continued his design career as the Project Specialist for Interiors at Lowe’s Home Improvement before joining the Dave’s World team.

Mike Wallace

Appliance Service Manager

Mike resides in the local Dover-Foxcroft area and manages a high volume of service calls every day. With calls coming in from Jackman to Old Town, from Rockwood to Burnham and many places in between, Mike’s day is never dull! Whether you’re calling about dishwashers, washing machines, microwave ovens, hoods, or refrigerators, Mike is ready to provide exceptional service! Mike enjoys working with each Dave’s World customer and feels lucky to be able to help as many people as he can.

 

Jasmane Hanson

Merchandising, Warehouse & Delivery Manager

Jasmane grew up in Charleston and is a Foxcroft Academy graduate class of 2005. She studied for her Bachelors in business administration at South University and has worked successfully in direct sales since January 2015. She joined Dave’s World in June of 2017 as a U.S.Cellular Retail Wireless Consultant and has since become the Merchandising, Warehouse, and Delivery Manager for Home Goods. She strives to grow and learn through her amazing coworkers and team. Jasmane loves working at Dave’s World because of its great teamwork, local convenience and unique individualized service. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family of 9 and close friends outdoors with cookouts, fires and community events. She also loves watching her kids play sports and tending to their pets.

Matt Spooner

Home Products Sales

Matt Spooner joined the Dave’s World team in 2012 as a flooring specialist and was soon promoted to sales manager.  In late 2017, Matt made a conscious decision to put his focus back on direct sales, which is where his prowess truly shines.  Matt follows in the footsteps of his father who has been in the flooring industry for close to 50 years. Though Matt holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Husson University, he has been fully immersed in the flooring industry since 1998, and is known locally as “the flooring guru.”  Matt has established strong, successful relationships with leading carpet and flooring manufacturers. He is a master at finding the best product for each client, having experience in every facet of the business, from measuring to installation. This expertise, coupled with the no-nonsense, client-centered sales model you will only find at Dave’s World, means the customer will receive the highest quality product for the best value, incomparable service, and complete satisfaction.

Margie Gutierrez

Home Products Sales

Margie Gutierrez joined the Dave’s World team on June 22, 2015.  Margie lives in Dover-Foxcroft with her family Jeff, Nathaniel, Cheyanne, and Cameron.  They are very proud to be a part of this wonderful community.  She attended San Jose State, in California.  She has 15 years Business Management experience and she found her niche in Dave’s World as a home goods sales associate.  Margie strives to build lasting relationships with her clients and co-workers.  She has every confidence that she will be successful in helping you with your home good needs.  Thanks to all of you that have made Dave’s World and Margie’s success possible.  Stop in, email or call and let’s start on your next project.

Clarissa Taylor

Home Products Sales

Clarissa Taylor joined Dave’s World in July 2017 as a sales associate.  Clarissa was recruited by one of our current sales team members, who knew she would make a perfect fit to the Dave’s World family.  Originally from Dover-Foxcroft  Maine, and a graduate of Foxcroft Academy (class of 2007), Clarissa currently resides in Milo with her husband of 4 years, Shane, and their bundle of joy Kenzie.  With her business management degree, Clarissa has spent most of her working years in sales.  As the newest face on the Dave’s World sales floor, Clarissa prides herself in taking time to understand her customer’s needs and wants, going above and beyond in an effort to provide the “WOW” experience her customers deserve.  When not helping customers, Clarissa loves working on her new home and spending time with her loved ones.  Clarissa has a way with people and always seems to bring an uplifting spirit to those she considers acquaintances, clients, and friends.  If you are looking for an extraordinary customer experience, come visit Clarissa at Dave’s World in Dover-Foxcroft – where LEGENDS are born!!

Shawn Merrill

Delivery Driver

Meet Shawn Merrill.  You may know him as Squatch!  He has been delivering appliances for Dave’s World since 2005.  Fun Fact: He has never missed a day of work…so if you’ve had a DW appliance delivered then you can honestly say that you’ve seen Sasquatch!  He really enjoys joking with customers and providing superior customer service.  Shawn loves what he does and really likes the AWESOME people he works with at Dave’s World.  When he isn’t lifting refrigerators, he enjoys snowmobiling, ice fishing, being outdoors, and spending time with his family and friends.

Joe MacMullen

Warehouse

Meet Joe, Dave’s World’s Warehouse Guy!  Joe hails from the town of Dexter and has been with us for going on 3 years . He helps keep the warehouses clean and organized.  He also assembles the floor displays, handles building maintenance issues, fills in as needed for the delivery team, and occasionally assists the flooring department with installs.  He’s a jack-of-all-trades! When not at work, Joe enjoys spending time outdoors. He likes to go camping, hiking, climbing, kayaking, and swimming.

Brian Sawtelle

Home Products Sales

Brian was born and raised in Dexter and graduated from Dexter Regional High School many, many moons ago. The University of Maine in Presque Isle beckoned and he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Arts. After a time of working in retail and construction, Brian went to the University of Maine in Orono and earned a Master of Arts in Teaching degree. He taught high school history for a few years and moved to teaching government at the New England School of Communications at Husson University for a few years. At the same time he returned to the retail world as a mattress salesperson with much of the business he dealt with in the Serta line. He then sold appliances for the same store and learned a great deal of the appliance world at that time. When the store in Bangor closed in April, Brian had worked his way into the management team of the store supervising the mattress and appliance departments.
Brian joined the Dave’s World team in June 2018 looking forward to working with the people in his home area. He will enjoy being able to take the time needed to work with each customer to fulfill their needs in both the mattress and appliance departments in a family friendly manner.
On the personal side of things, Brian resides in Dexter with his family. He is married and has 2 children that he is extremely proud of. The family stays active in the church where he teaches Sunday school to adults and his wife teaches the pre-K and kindergarten children.

US Cellular Team

Ashley Hamilton

Sales Manager

Ashley was born and raised in Brownville Jct., Maine, and is a graduate of Penquis Valley High School. Ashley studied  at the University of Maine Augusta  and worked in the Early and Special Education field before finding her place at Dave’s World in 2013. She moved to her current role of U.S. Cellular Store Manager in 2014. Ashley strives to deliver and coach her team on legendary customer service, continuous improvement, and the values and visions of Dave’s World through integrity, hard work, dedication, growth, and passion. Ashley believes Dave’s World is a great place to work and do business and strives to provide a great experience every day for her customers and employees!  In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family, attending community events, enjoying day trips to anywhere with water, watching her boys play sports, exploring New England, and spending time outdoors.

Smokey Bunn

Retail Wireless Consultant

Smokey joined the Dave’s World team in June of 2016.  He came to Dave’s World with a background in customer service and technology.  He has held a variety of jobs in the customer service industry including incoming tele sales, management, retail sales, and elevated customer support.  Smokey studied Computer Information Systems at the University of Maine at Augusta.  When he is not providing legendary customer service and technical support he enjoys doing theatrical light design, and projection at the Center Theatre.  He also enjoys coaching youth sports and being involved in the community.  

Jasmane Hanson

Merchandising, Warehouse & Delivery Manager

Jasmane grew up in Charleston and is a Foxcroft Academy graduate class of 2005. She studied for her Bachelors in business administration at South University and has worked successfully in direct sales since January 2015. She joined Dave’s World in June of 2017 as a U.S.Cellular Retail Wireless Consultant and has since become the Merchandising, Warehouse, and Delivery Manager for Home Goods. She strives to grow and learn through her amazing coworkers and team. Jasmane loves working at Dave’s World because of its great teamwork, local convenience and unique individualized service. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family of 9 and close friends outdoors with cookouts, fires and community events. She also loves watching her kids play sports and tending to their pets.

Matthew Blake

Retail Wireless Consultant

Matthew graduated from Husson University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and grew up right in this area.  Matt has been involved with customer service and sales since he got his first job.  He’s passionate about everything he does, loves making people laugh, and delivering LEGENDARY Customer Service.  Matt is heavily involved with the church he attends where he works with the sound system, website, and youth group.  He also enjoys movies, video games, and writing in his spare time.

Haley Lakeman

Retail Wireless Consultant

Haley has called Dover-Foxcroft her home for over twelve years.  Within those years she graduated from Foxcroft Academy in the class of 2012.  Haley has spent the past five years working out of town as a Behavioral Health Professional.  Becoming a part of the team in April 2018, she is excited to be a member of the Dave’s World team as she has noticed a hardworking team, outstanding professionalism, and great community involvement.  Haley is goal-oriented, values good teamwork, as well as hard work.  Outside of work Haley enjoys spending time with her daughter and fiance, doing anything from fishing to going on jeep rides all over the state of Maine.

Denise Tirrell

Retail Wireless Consultant

Denise joined Dave’s World, #TeamAwesome, in July of 2018. Denise was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, but grew up in Dover-Foxcroft, ME, where she attended Foxcroft Academy, graduating in the class of 2007. Denise attended college at EMCC in Bangor, ME for Culinary Arts. Denise currently lives in Sangerville, ME with her family, Jesse and Liam. She has spent most of her working career in the customer service/sales field. She is very excited to be a part of this hard-working team. Denise strives to build lasting relationships with her clients and co-workers.
She is a very positive person that is passionate about what she does and loves to make people laugh. In her free time Denise enjoys spending time with her family & friends, being outdoors, and cooking.