Vincent Fonseca makes up half of the second generation of the Fonseca family currently overseeing the day-to-day operations. A graduate in Mathematics of Loyola College in Maryland, Vin joined Packaging & More full time in 2003. Vincent primarily handles the purchasing and is the main contact to Packaging & More’s vendors and manufacturers. He lives in East Providence with his wife, children and dog. firstname.lastname@example.org 401 723 5350 x125
Antonio E. Fonseca is the other second generation family member currently directing Packaging & More. A graduate of the Film Department at the University of Notre Dame, Tony joined Packaging & More full time in 2005. Tony principally oversees the sales side of the business, personally handling many of the outstanding relationships Packaging & More has with its customers. He lives in Rumford with his wife, children, and aging golden retriever. email@example.com 401 723 5350 x136
Antonio S. Fonseca and Dianne Fonseca have been active owners in Packaging & More since its inception in 1993. Lifelong Rhode Islanders, the Fonsecas met in 1968 while working together at Big G Supermarkets. While Dianne went on to teach high school Spanish and Italian, Tony pursued a career in the grocery industry, eventually leaving the retail side in the mid 1980s and joining Roger Williams Foods, a grocery wholesaler in Lincoln, RI. After successfully commencing the packaging division at Roger Williams, a series of acquisitions and mergers left Tony thirsting to run his own operation. In 1993, he gambled that with his local connections and a growing need for a Southern New England based packaging distributor, Packaging & More would thrive in and around the Providence area. He was right.
Married in 1971, the Fonsecas have lived in Smithfield, Rhode Island since 1975. Tony was born and raised less than a mile from Packaging & More’s current location. He is a veteran of the United States Navy and the Vietnam War. Since 2005, both of Tony and Dianne’s sons, Tony and Vincent, have been with the company full time. firstname.lastname@example.org 401 723 5350 x123
Outside SalesCharles Bishop has been with Packaging & More since 1997. Upon his hiring, he had the arduous task of selling a new distributor to many longstanding markets, bakeries and delis. A lifelong employee in food service, Charlie is one of the most well known Rhode Islanders in the industry. His commitment to customer service and the personal relationships he establishes with his clientele create a bond very seldom seen in any industry. Charlie lives in Cumberland with his wife Mary, and has three children and three stepchildren. email@example.com 401 723 5350 x130
Katie Hart joined the sales team at Packaging & More in 2017. After graduating from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, she relocated to RI to begin a long career in food service sales and management. Katie’s professional experience has cultivated strong relationships with many customers and companies throughout southern New England. Katie currently lives with her twin daughters and three cats in North Attleboro. firstname.lastname@example.org 401 723 5350 x139
Office ManagerSusan Peterson directs the overall office operations. After spending several years in corporate banking, she brought a comprehensive financial background to Packaging & More, upon her arrival in 2012. She works with a committed team that processes sales and purchase orders, processes all receivables and payables, and provides excellent customer service. Her staff of two has a decade plus of combined experience with Packaging & More. A graduate of Providence College, Susan lives in Smithfield with her family. email@example.com 401 723 5350 x122
Warehouse ManagerMike Grogan is the warehouse manager and in charge of building operations. Growing up a few houses away from the company founder’s childhood home, Mike’s immediate family worked at the current Packaging & More location years ago when it was an Almacs’ Supermarket. In fact, his father managed the same sales floor Mike now oversees. After years in both the warehouse and service industries, as well as opening his own business, he brought his distinctive work experience to Packaging & More in 2011. He works with a dedicated staff that picks orders, receives deliveries, and ensures customer satisfaction. This devoted team of six employees has over 25 years combined experience with Packaging & More. Mike lives in Pawtucket with his family. firstname.lastname@example.org 401 723 5350 x126