Our Team

Joe Ovnic General Manager/Controller
Travis Powell Director of Sales and Marketing
Mark Otani Eastern Region Sales Manager
Gordon Cole Western Region Sales Manager
Joe Ovnic General Manager/Controller Joe has operational and financial responsibilities for Quickdraft. He is a graduate of Miami University and worked for Price Waterhouse and White Consolidated Industries, the US subsidiary of Electrolux, prior to joining Quickdraft. Joe has worked for Quickdraft since 1997.
Travis Powell Director of Sales and Marketing Travis leads the new business development and marketing efforts for Quickdraft and is now in just his second year with the company. He brings 20 years of international and domestic and industrial sales experience to the team. Travis is a graduate of the University of Arizona.
Mark Otani Eastern Region Sales Manager Employed at Quickdraft for 25+ years, since 1993. Currently the Eastern Region Sales Manager. Bachelor Science Mechanical Engineering degree from University of Akron.
Gordon Cole Western Region Sales Manager 24 years of experience at Quickdraft, BS Systems Engineering from US Naval Academy, served in US Navy in Submarine Service
DeAnna Zuniga Western Region Sales Engineer
Rich Davis Eastern Region Sales Engineer
Andy Grow Engineering Manager
Bob Prachar Project Engineer
DeAnna Zuniga Western Region Sales Engineer DeAnna is a Sales Engineer for the Western US including Canada, Mexico, Central, South American, Europe and parts of the Middle East. She specializes in Standard Exhausters, Trim Removal Systems, Standard and Spare parts. She works closely with engineers, OEM’s, contractors or end users to design and provide a system that best meets the customers application. She has worked at Quickdraft since 1998 and received her Associates in Engineering from Trinidad, Colorado. She likes doing Zumba, weight lifting and spending time with her grandsons.
Rich Davis Eastern Region Sales Engineer 29 years of service as a Sales Engineer at Quickdraft. I’m married, have three children and two grandchildren.
Andy Grow Engineering Manager Andy has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and is a licensed PE. Most of his education has been obtained by working in 5 different industries in his 28 year career. He has received two patents in two of those industries and has been working for Quickdraft for two years.
Bob Prachar Project Engineer Graduate of University of Akron. 24 years’ experience as project engineer at Quickdraft. NFPA member. Hobbies include woodworking, fishing.
Mick Flickinger Project Engineer
Jonathon Hayes Project Engineer
Jon Mitchell Project Manager
Mark Zellers Project Manager
Mick Flickinger Project Engineer Mick has been with Quickdraft since 2018 and works as a Project Engineer designing material handling and industrial exhausting systems. Mick received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from The University of Akron in 1995.
Jonathon Hayes Project Engineer Jonathon has worked at Quickdraft since 2016. Jonathon received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Akron. He is experienced in fan engineering and conveying systems.
Jon Mitchell Project Manager I have worked at Quickdraft for 25 years. I like to white water kayak and rock climb.
Mark Zellers Project Manager Mark has worked for Quickdraft since 1991 and manages materials conveying and industrial exhaust systems.
Gerald Sylvester Manufacturing Manager
Chris Rogers Network Administrator
Ray Webb Service Manager
Dustin DeMattio Service Technician
Gerald Sylvester Manufacturing Manager Gerald has worked at Quickdraft since 1981. He manages Quickdraft’s manufacturing operations.
Chris Rogers Network Administrator Worked with the company since 1995. Graduated from The Ohio State University College of Engineering.
Ray Webb Service Manager Ray has been with Quickdraft since 2000. He manages the service department and assists engineering with new product development.
Dustin DeMattio Service Technician In my free time I enjoy doing anything outdoors with my girlfriend and two Australian shepherds. I also play guitar, am involved in my local music community and am a member of my local American Federation of Musicians.