Our Team

brecker

Brad Recker

brecker@drpsales.comemail

Area Sales Manager

219-629-1245phone

cvanhorn

Chuck VanHorn

cvanhorn@drpsales.comemail

National U.S. Sales Manager

602-796-0021phone

cblackmon

Crystal Blackmon

cblackmon@drpsales.comemail

Area Sales Manager

678-978-3896phone

dcalhoun

Derrick Calhoun

dcalhoun@drpsales.comemail

Area District Manager

479-530-5393phone

Derrick started his career in the automotive industry 9 years ago. Throughout the years, he has held several management positions, and has experience working with most large manufacturers. Prior to his career in the automotive industry, Derrick served in the Marine Corp for eight years. Four years of his service was spent as a Marine recruiter. Derrick now lives with his wife and five children in Fayetteville, Arkansas. When he is not working, Derrick enjoys going to his children’s various sporting events, and golfing.

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Edwin Barrantes

ebarrantes@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

770-757-5496phone

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Elise Meyers

emeyers@drpsales.comemail

404-438-1589phone

Elise is a native of Brooklyn New York by way of Virginia Beach, Virginia. She has been in the automotive business for 20 plus years working in every aspect from sales to management. Elise enjoys a good Lifetime Movie binge and being outdoors at the park on a great nature walk or long bike ride.

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Frank Donovan

fdonovan@drpsales.comemail

Area Sales Manager

505-304-0299phone

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Frank Vaupell

fvaupell@drpsales.comemail

Area Sales Manager

602-931-1951phone

jgierschke

James Gierschke

jgierschke@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

813-486-5000phone

jkirklin

James Kirklin

jkirklin@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

678-732-5440phone

jdepauw

Jeramy DePauw

jdepauw@drpsales.comemail

Area Sales Manager

602-402-3072phone

juzelac

John Uzelac

juzelac@drpsales.comemail

Regional Manager

404-375-5965phone

John was born and raised in Farmington Hills, Michigan and is a graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Communications. He has lived in Atlanta Georgia for 25 years. John has served in many capacities in the automotive industry including: F&I trainer, director and manager, and wholesale distributor of finance and insurance products to automotive dealers. He has two daughters and enjoys golf. John has been with DRP as a District Manager for 2 years.

jcummings

Johnny Cummings

jcummings@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

404-435-3387phone

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Johnny Martinez

jmartinez@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

480-227-5194phone

Johnny had a honorable law enforcement career for 18 years prior to the automotive retail business. In his 17 years in the retail automotive industry, he has held various positions from executive sales to sales manager. Johnny prides himself on his discipline and professionalism that always has a positive impact on all his professional relationships and duties. His understanding of his position and communication skills has a way of making people feel comfortable and contributes to his personal and professional success, as well as the company as a whole!

kbasden

Kalesa Basden

kbasden@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

678-978-3891phone

mfindlay

Mike Findlay

mfindlay@drpsales.comemail

Northwest Area Sales Manager

360-903-8341phone

rdula

Reginald Dula

rdula@drpsales.comemail

District Sales Manager

910-527-0546phone

slyn

Sue-Anne Lyn

slyn@drpsales.comemail

Greeter Trainer/Administrative Assistant

404-287-8200phone

A native of Jamaica, Sue-Anne has been married for 8 years and is the proud mom of 2 kids. She attended the University of Georgia, double-majoring in psychology and sociology. Her background is in sales and administration, with over 25 years of experience. She is a licensed used car dealer in the state of Georgia. Her hobbies include reading, writing, spending time with family, enjoying nature, and meeting new people!

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Susan Cash

scash@drpsales.comemail

Director of Sales Southeast Region 1

706-802-9784phone

A native of Georgia, Susan began her career in sales & marketing 15 years ago, right out of college, when she first discovered her love for helping businesses grow. Her main focus has been selling marketing solutions targeting companies' pain points through advertising & business building. Servicing both small businesses & large companies over the years, Susan's main drive & passion has always remained the same: the people, building relationships & ultimately watching their businesses thrive. Her hobbies include: spending time with her daughter Lily, eating sushi, surrounding herself with good friends & family, interior decorating & design, taking long drives, writing, fashion & spending time in the sun.

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Tim Ball

tball@drpmail.comemail

President, CEO

(678) 710-9159phone

A native of Philadelphia, Tim Ball has been married 46 years, has two children, and eight grand and great-grand children. Tim started his young adult life in the United States Marine Corps at Paris Island in 1964. He attended the University of Tennessee Martin and Georgia Tech in the late 60's. Most of his career was spent working at Dun and Bradstreet marketing services (1977-2005). As a founder of several direct marketing companies (List, Printing, Lettershop), Tim started Direct Response Products in 2006 as a direct marketing service agency for the automotive industry. Tim's hobbies include tennis, golf, and gardening.

lmyers

Linda Myers

lmyers@drpmail.comemail

Production Manager

678-335-5970phone

mhalley

Moose Halley

mhalley@drpmail.comemail

Head of Operations

(404) 890-5428phone

Sales Team

Brad Recker – Area Sales Manager
Chuck VanHorn – National U.S. Sales Manager
Crystal Blackmon – Area Sales Manager
Derrick Calhoun – Area District Manager
Edwin Barrantes – District Sales Manager
Elise Meyers
Frank Donovan – Area Sales Manager
Frank Vaupell – Area Sales Manager
James Gierschke – District Sales Manager
James Kirklin – District Sales Manager
Jeramy DePauw – Area Sales Manager
John Uzelac – Regional Manager
Johnny Cummings – District Sales Manager
Johnny Martinez – District Sales Manager
Kalesa Basden – District Sales Manager
Mike Findlay – Northwest Area Sales Manager
Reginald Dula – District Sales Manager
Sue-Anne Lyn – Greeter Trainer/Administrative Assistant
Susan Cash – Director of Sales Southeast Region 1
Tim Ball – President, CEO

Staff

Linda Myers – Production Manager
Moose Halley – Head of Operations