Meet the Team

Continental Envelope Team

We are a family-run business focused on both our customers and employees. The one thing we all have in common is our respect for each other and striving for excellence. Meet a few of the members of our extraordinary team.

Account Managers

Steve Arloff

Vice President Sales

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I began my 30+ year envelope career in the production office where I learned all aspects of envelope production from purchasing to scheduling to machinery. My move to sales has enabled me to provide unparalleled knowledge to our customers. I have three children and two grandchildren. I enjoy skiing, golf and traveling.

Melissa O’Neill

Account Manager

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I have been in the print industry for 25 years and understand the needs of our clients. I like to fill my free time by spending time with family and friends, traveling and spending time outdoors.

Doug Comperda

Account Manager

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I started in the envelope industry several years ago. I truly enjoy building relationships with my clients and helping them with their envelope needs. I coach baseball and volleyball. I enjoy golf and fishing.

Trish Miller

Account Manager

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I started my career buying envelopes for a large magazine publisher. My experience gives me a unique insight into the buying needs of direct mailers. In my free time, I enjoy reading, hiking and spending time with my family and friends.

Bill Hickey

Account Manager

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I joined Continental Envelope in 1992. I live in Chicago and enjoy meeting people in my sales role. My greatest joy was seeing the Cubs win the World Series in 2016.

Mark Farrow

Account Manager

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I started my envelope career in customer service. I enjoy the opportunity to meet new people and help them with their envelope needs. I enjoy coaching my son's baseball team.

Ray Hafertepe

Account Manager

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I have always been in sales and I put the needs of my customers first. I understand envelopes and how they fit into a successful direct mail campaign. I am a big Chicago Blackhawks fan and also root for the Chicago Cubs. I received my undergraduate degree from Marquette University.

Jim Romanek

Account Manager

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I started in customer service and have truly enjoyed sales. I know my customers and what is needed to produce a successful envelope. I like playing golf and watching the Chicago White Sox. One of my favorite times is the morning of black Friday spent at the Billy Goat Tavern with my extended family. I received my undergraduate degree from Purdue University, BOILER UP!

Management

Todd Dzemske

Vice President Operations

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I have been part of the Continental Envelope team since 1998. I started as an experienced Manager/Adjuster and moved my way up to VP of Operations. My extensive knowledge of machinery gives me a unique perspective in the manufacturing of envelopes. The best part of my job is the people. I love collaborating, educating, and mentoring employees. When I am not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family including my two children and my beautiful granddaughter. I also enjoy classic cars, working out and reading.

Jeanne Phelan

Vice President Human Resources

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I started working for Continental Envelope when the company was still located in Chicago. The best part of my job is interacting with our employees. Watching our employees learn and grow, not only in their jobs, but in life, is truly incredible. When I am not working, I enjoy reading and quality time with my family. I have a graduate degree in Human Resources from Loyola University.

Shawn Fasules

Controller

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I have been working for Continental Envelope since 2001. I enjoy the daily opportunities to work with the owners to measure the successes and meet the challenges of a profitable company. In addition to working here I enjoy being on the board of a local civic organization, reading, traveling with my husband and two teenagers and knitting. I received my B.S. degree in Accounting from Indiana University.

David Margulies

Estimating Manager

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I have worked many positions within the company and have an extensive knowledge of envelopes. I enjoy disc golf, cooking and reading history. I received my undergraduate degree from The University of Wisconsin.

Customer Care

Megan Wilson

Customer Service Manager

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I have an extensive direct mail production background, having worked for a marketing agency prior to coming to Continental Envelope. This experience gives me a great foundation for understanding the needs of our customers.

Nancy Thiede

Customer Service

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I came to Continental Envelope from a design background and print production background. I was a coordinator for two in-house design groups during the years I worked in Chicago. I bought print for the items we created including brochures, manuals, postcards, invites, posters, t-shirts, etc. I quoted the costs to clients, and attended press okays as well. So I am also familiar with the customer side of purchasing.

Sarah Marcrum

Customer Service

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My background was in direct mail and customer service prior to coming to Continental Envelope. My husband and I are very involved with a local animal rescue where we foster and volunteer whenever possible. We have a 2 year old daughter and she is our pride and joy.

Heather Both

Accounting Assistant

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I have been with Continental Envelope since 2005. I get to use my talents in many areas including accounts receivable, accounts payable, billing and special projects as needed. I enjoy the interaction with staff, customers and vendors, making sure that everyone’s various needs are met. I received my undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University. I enjoy reading, traveling and spending time with family.

Principals

Jacob Margulies

President

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I started working full-time in 1991 am currently the fourth generation of the family to lead this business. I enjoy reading, chess, golf and bowling. I received my undergraduate degree from The University of Michigan.

Norman Margulies

Vice President

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I started working in the business in 1968. I have four children and nine grandchildren. I enjoy reading history.

Fred Margulies

Vice President

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I have been in the envelope industry since 1985. I have four children and two grandchildren and enjoy traveling to see them. Please ask me about Pushing The Envelope Farm.

Sarah Ann Margulies

Legal Council

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I perform many of the back-office functions of the company especially in accounting and sales management. I have four children and nine grandchildren. I enjoy seeing two of my children every day that I am in the office.