Heading up the Florida sales team is Jonathan Palermo, Regional Sales Manager Florida and New York. Jonathan will be responsible for the achieving regional sales targets and objectives as well as managing the sales force and NY2O’s distributor partners in Florida and New York.
Jonathan, who already has two years under his belt with NY2O, had previously worked for Glaceau for five years. He graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in finance. He was born in Sayville, Long Island, NY, and raised in South Florida. He currently resides in Fort Lauderdale.
Bernie Desena serves as the NY2O district sales manager for Tampa and Orlando. He comes to the New York bottled water company after serving over 20 years in the hospitality, event and beverage distribution industry. A native of Brooklyn, New York, he was raised in the Fort Lauderdale area, and later attended Delaware State University and Florida State University. He also served in the United States Air Force. He now resides in Orlando with is wife and two sons.
Rounding out the Florida sales team is NY2O district sales manager Miami, Ms. Jessie Mesa. She is responsible for all of NY2O’s premium water sales in Dade and Broward Counties as well as the management of the bottled water’s distributors in the area She also actively supervises account managers teams in addition to managing the company’s promotions and events in South Florida. She is a native of Miami, and graduated from Miami Dade College. She is bilingual in English and Spanish and continues to live in Miami.
“Our Florida team comes with a depth of product knowledge, experience and talent in the premium beverage and hospitality industry, and combined with unlimited energy and a zest to succeed, NY2O is making a permanent mark in Florida,” said Wylie. “NY2O, through its growing distribution network, is widening its reach and presence, and our brand building efforts using selected quality promotions and high-end marketing programs are paying off.”
NY2O is a premium bottled water from New York that has captured the quintessential natural goodness of New York water and has taken taste and clarity to new heights. The company is currently enhancing its production facilities in New York to enable more widespread distribution across the USA.