• Our Team

Our Team

Meet The Team

We are a family run business focused on both our customers and employees. The one thing we all have in common is our LOVE for envelopes. We live and breathe envelopes! Meet a few of the members of our extraordinary team. 

We would love to hear from you – email us at SteveArloff@ContinentalEnvelope.com or call 800-621-8155.

 
Jacob Margulies
President
What I do at Continental
I have been involved in the paper industry my whole life and I am now the president of Continental Envelope.
Outside of Work:
Before working at Continental, I spent a year in Seoul, Korea teaching conversational English. In my free time, I golf in the summer, bowl in the winter and walk my dogs all year round.
Fred Margulies
Vice President
What I do at Continental
I was born into the paper industry. I am the resident polyglot.
Outside of Work:
I am fluent in seven languages and enjoy traveling. I am also very involved in the farm (Pushing the Envelope) located next to the factory
Steve Arloff
VP Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been in the industry for 28 years and I am in charge of sales.
Outside of Work:
I love to travel – Paris is one of my favorite places. And, if I didn’t have to work I would be a ski bum.
Todd Dzemske
VP Operations 
What I do at Continental
I have been working in this industry since 1983. I currently make sure that all of our jobs run smoothly.
Outside of Work:
Most often I can be found at the gym – I love working out.
 
Starr Coyle
Customer Service Representative
What I do at Continental
I have worked for Continental for 23 years – I feel like it is home. And we treat our customers like family. In my customer service role, I make sure that our customers feel taken care of.
Outside of Work:
I love to garden and to spend time with my grandchildren.
Megan Wilson
Customer Service Representative
What I do at Continental
I have been in direct mail for seven years. My job is to make sure that our customers are happy.
Outside of Work:
I am an old car enthusiast and would buy a Nash if I won the lottery! I look forward to traveling more when I retire.
 
Steve Harris
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been at Continental for 22 years. I am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
When I am not spending time with my kids, I pursue my interest in history.
 
Melissa O'Neil
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been selling envelopes for 22 years.
Outside of Work:
I am a mom and spend most of my time focusing on my son. I do have a bucket list of places I would like to travel – Italy tops it.
Bill Hickey
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been at Continental for 25 years. I enjoy sales because I get to meet a lot of people.
Outside of Work:
I am a lifelong South Side Cubs fan and I coach youth basketball for my parish.
Steve Spoerl
Sales
What I do at Continental
As the newest member of the Continental Sales Team, I bring 20 years of experience and a passion for providing the best customer service to my clients. 

Outside of Work:
I love being outdoors, serving others, local food, farmers markets, and spending time with my amazing wife and children. 

Ray Hafertepe
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been in the industry for 22 years – 12 at Continental Envelope. I am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
I am passionate about sports and would be a professional gambler if I could.
 
Jim Spellman
Sales
What I do at Continental
Though I started my career as an elevator constructor, I have now been at Continental for 30 years and its home. I am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
I am an avid golfer.
Jim Romanek
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been in the industry for 34 years and am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
I love to spend time with my terrific wife and kids – though I do find some time to play golf.
Mark Farrow
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been at Continental for 16 years. I am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
I am a huge Cubs fan. When I am not at games or walking my 3 legged dog, Leo, I find myself trying to survive the teenage years!
Norman Margulies
Vice President
What I do at Continental
I have spent my career at Continental. I am the chief estimator.
Outside of Work:
I am a history buff and if I could change careers I would be a physicist.
 
Jeanne Phelan
HR Manager
What I do at Continental
I have been at Continental since my oldest was 6 months old and now he is graduating high school. As head of HR, one of the things I value about Continental is that everyone feels like family–including the customers.
Sarah Ann Margulies
Estimator
What I do at Continental
I work with my husband, Norman, to provide the customers with quick, accurate quotes.
Outside of Work:
I enjoy spending time with my grandkids.
Doug Comperda
Sales
What I do at Continental
I have been in sales for 20 years – 3 at Continental. I am part of our sales team.
Outside of Work:
I love fishing, camping and sports. I also enjoy coaching little league.