Tom Isaia – President and green coffee buyer, Tom opened Coffee Express for business in 1975 selling espresso machines, and began roasting & selling coffee by 1982. A passionate coffee pioneer, Tom Isaia started one of the first American-style cafes in the U.S. and continues his commitment to making a wide variety of good, fresh roasted, coffee available to our community. His knowledge of the industry and wealth of expertise on everything coffee, from cherry to pour along with his crack team of coffee aficionados, put you in good hands.
SALES AND ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF
Howard Davis – For the better part of twenty years, Howard has served as our chief outside sales representative.
Genevieve Boss – 2001 – Gen came to Coffee Express with considerable retail coffee experience. She’s currently the accounts receivable manager, as well as being a part of the inside sales and customer service team.
Sue Jelso – 2010 – The newest addition to our office, Sue specializes in inside sales, and providing excellent customer service and support.
Nancy McKeon – 2010 – Nancy is an integral part of our outside sales team.
ROASTING, MACHINERY, AND FULFILLMENT
Doug Disch – 1996 – Doug is the McGyver of Rancilio espresso machines. He installs, maintains and repairs our customers’ Rancilios, as well as being formidable at standard coffee brewer maintenance.
Gary Runyon – 2014 - Our brand new driver – if you’re getting delivery from us, you’ll probably meet Gary. He delivers for us four days a week- from Kalamazoo, to Detroit, and everywhere in between.