Growing up, Rick Jr. worked in the retail hardware store repairing windows and screens, waiting on customers, and loading materials. After college, Rick worked as a superintendent for a residential home-builder, gaining experience in the field. He then joined Sinclair Supply, hired by Greg Davis as an inside salesperson as part of a talented millwork sales team. He and Davis’ paths crossed again at Lamar & Wallace. In 2005, Rick Jr. then joined New Zealand-based Tenon, LTD as the National Product Manager for Clear Mouldings and helped expand Tenon’s Global Procurement Program. In 2008, Rick proposed growing the family business to ensure it would reach a fourth generation of family ownership, and began his full-time position at Zeskind’s.
Greg DavisGeneral Manager
For decades, Greg has worked with respected builders and remodelers while holding management positions at 84 Lumber, Sinclair Supply, Allied Building Products, and Lamar & Wallace. Collaboration with some of the best talent in the millwork industry has provided him with experience and knowledge unmatched in our region. Joining Zeskind’s in November of 2016, Greg’s enthusiasm and years of industry knowledge will now be focused on Baltimore and the greater Maryland area. He shares Zeskind’s goal for providing unmatched quality and service in the Millwork sector, and brings a unique vision and professional structure to the company.
Jeff GleesonOperations Manager
Jeff has a rich background in millwork. While working for himself making custom furniture and built-ins for his company Camden Studio, he also did trim package installation on the side. He then worked at Lamar and Wallace as an Inside Salesperson for many years before joining Zeskind’s in 2015. Now Jeff’s talents are focused on overseeing our Production Shops and ensuring Shipping and Receiving run smoothly for our company.
Rick Miller Sr.Retail Store Manager
Since the late 1960’s, Rick has been the face of Zeskind’s, working 10-15 hour days, six days a week, taking few holidays. He provides customers with an unparalleled knowledge of Baltimore rowhome hardware products. Thanks to his continued support and watchful eye, Zeskind’s will continue to be successful for decades to come.
In 1999 Mike joined Zeskind’s retail hardware store, and is now one of the three people customers will no doubt see when they walk through the door. Mike’s expertise not only lies in helping customers find the right hardware products at the retail store, but he also assists walk-in customers in ordering more basic vinyl windows and kitchen cabinet packages. A dedicated and passionate employee, Mike is up to any challenge brought to the retail store, and always goes over and above to service Zeskind’s customers.
Growing up around the corner from the retail store, Kenny began working for Zeskind’s in 1984. Kenny is the longest tenured employee at Zeskind’s, and a face customers expect to see behind the counter at the retail store. Along with assisting retail customers, Kenny is also responsible for window repair, screen repair, cutting glass and building insulated glass units as needed for the entire company including the door shops. With several decades of expertise under his belt, Kenny has seen just about everything possible in the retail hardware arena.