Meet our Team

 

Raymond “Rocky” Hicks

Sales & Leasing Manager

With over 40 years of experience in the Transport Refrigeration industry Rocky is the Manager of the Sales and Leasing Department here at CJ & J Leasing. You will find he is the best person to turn to for information on trailer rentals and purchasing. Always with a kind word and quick with a joke he is the patriarch of our establishment. His hard work ethic and focus on customer relations is the center piece of our business model. He works diligently with each and every customer to develop a more personalized approach to trailer leasing. Going the extra mile, getting to know our Customers on a first name basis and understanding their individuality and needs is what he strives for. For questions on Leasing a Trailer or Equipment Sales Rocky is your man

Greg Demetri

Service Manager

The transport refrigeration industry is complex and ever changing. The equipment itself has gone through many engineering revolutions and updates over the years. Today, we are on the cutting edge of environmentally friendly clean energy and electric refrigeration solutions. As our Service Manager and Equipment Maintenance Coordinator Greg is constantly learning and evolving with the industry. Greg has completed extensive training on a variety of refrigeration models and units. His background in the transport field has honed him into attentive manager and master level refrigeration technician. Under Greg’s careful eyes overseeing our operation we have developed a maintenance system here at CJ & J that is focuses on prevention, rapid response time, and 24 Hour road support availability. Our maintenance program in conjunction with Greg’s high attention to detail and commitment is the keystone to our operations. We encourage all to experience the difference of what it means to  Roll with the Best!”

Danielle Romanik

Office Manager

Danielle has been our Office Manager and Accounts Receivable representative for 10 years here at CJ & J. From the first point of contact to billing and customer support Danielle is here to assist you with your rental. Danielle’s focus on ensuring customer satisfaction and our personalized approach to leasing truly sets our Customer Service Department apart from the rest. “When I am setting up a New Customer it is my goal to not only complete the paperwork process but to understand that customer on an individual level. What is their refrigeration goals? What is most cost effective for this Company? And what can I do to help? That is what is important to me.” Establishing that point of contact and building a business network with all of our clientele is our goal. Availability, flexibility, and dedicated account management is our promise. When you need support, Danielle is a phone call away.

Nick Thompson

Shop Foreman

Our mechanics are an integral part of our company’s daily operations and at the head of our shop is Nick. Having an extensive background in mechanics as well as heavy duty machinery and refrigeration Nick is knowledgeable and trained on a variety of equipment. As a refrigeration technician it is Nick’s main priority to manage the daily repairs and maintenance on our fleet. Nick is the main point of contact for all after hours Emergency Support and Service. No matter the time, the main telephone line is routed to Nick so that whatever the need may be, he is available to help. Nick strives to work with each customer to ensure that our equipment is rigorously maintained both in our yard and on site at a Customer’s location. With 24 Hour complimentary road service included on all rentals you can rest easy knowing that when you need him most, Nick is there to arrange for road service or provide technical support.

Blais Aldridge

Refrigeration Technician

Together with Nick, Blais works hand in hand to service and maintain our refrigeration fleet here at CJ & J. Blais is a top notch mechanic and talented welder. His specialties include fabrication, modification and technical repairs. As one of our refrigeration techs Blais is a friendly face who brings a lot to the table. Together with Nick they maintain all the refrigeration repairs to our units in the New England area. Blais has a strong work ethic and pays high attention to detail. Additionally, Blais also has his own fully stocked service van which allows him the capabilities to repair a variety of equipment and in the shortest amount of time possible.

Kyle Thompson

Fleet Mechanic

Kyle is the fleet mechanic for all of our trailers here at CJ & J. His work includes general maintenance and repairs such as brake repairs, electrical wiring, over head door fabrication and repairs, landing gear maintenance and much more. Kyle is available for mobile service for your added convenience and most repairs can be done on site at your location. Kyle has extensive training in DOT Compliance laws and FMCSA guidelines. He works seamlessly with Nick and Blais to ensure that every trailer that rolls out of our yard is fully inspected and maintained to our equipment standards. Additionally, Kyle’s work includes trailer modification such as strip curtain and produce chute installment as well as other custom preparations to optimize each trailers performance for its specific application.