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Izzo’s Embroidery & Screen Printing

By on Aug 17, 2018 in News |

  The purchase of local longtime Eastvale/Beaver Falls company, Izzo’s Embroidery & Screen Printing, is now official after having a very close business relationship for over 3 years. The two family-owned businesses will keep two separate names and locations will remain as is for the foreseeable future. Customers should expect no changes – only growth...

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Store Manager: Vanessa Venezie

By on Jul 2, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

Spotlight after spotlight, we have written words of pride to describe our staff so it is no secret that Venezie Sporting Goods is honored to have some of the best employees around – management included. Not to mention, there is just something about Ellwood City businesses being run by Ellwood graduates that is inspiring. It shows a passion for the town and the...

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Sales/Printing Assistant: Alyssa Dismuke

By on Jun 26, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

A business is only as good as its employees, and we are excited to introduce our next spotlight! Meet Alyssa Dismuke, Sales/Printing Assistant for Venezie Sporting Goods! Like many of her coworkers, she was born and raised in our town, Ellwood City. Graduating from Lincoln High School in 2016, Alyssa then went on to pursue her passion in the beauty industry. Just a...

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Sales/Printing Assistants: Noah Borison and Luca Botti

By on Jun 18, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

Meet our dynamic duo! Say Hello to Noah Borison and Luca Botti! There are so many moving parts at Venezie Sporting Goods, and none of it would be possible without these two! As Sales/Printing Assistants, Noah and Luca do it all. If you ever get a glimpse behind-the-scenes at the store, these two men are usually working non-stop. *  *  * Born and raised in Ellwood...

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Graphic Designer: Jennie Gills

By on Jun 12, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

Another day, another talented teammate! Please say “Hi” to Jennie Gills, one of our awesome Graphic Designers at Venezie Sporting Goods! Born and raised in Grove City, PA, Jennie is a 2008 graduate of Grove City High School. It was here that she discovered a passion for design, taking a visual communications course while in school. She then went on to...

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Production Assistant: Jen Weckerly

By on Jun 5, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

  Say Hello to another stand-out teammate, Jen Weckerly! Born in Rochester, PA, Jen is one of our loyal locals! As a kid, she attended Beaver Falls and transitioned to Blackhawk in 6th grade. After high school graduation, Jen went on to study Business Data Processing for 2 years at Vocational Technical School. She then attended the Community College of Beaver...

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Production Assistant: Thomas Sedgwick

By on May 30, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

West coast meets east coast at Venezie Sporting Goods! We want to officially welcome Thomas Sedgwick to our talented team! Hailing from the large city of Walnut Creek, California, where he was born and lived at for two years, Thomas eventually made his way to the small town of Ellwood City and has been here ever since. While attending Lincoln High School, he also...

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Sales & Printing Assistant: Katie Gilmore

By on May 24, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

We are fortunate to have outstanding employees at Venezie Sporting Goods, and our next spotlight is no exception! Katie Gilmore is one of our Sales and Printing Assistants at the store. If you have ever stopped in towards the evening hours, you likely will see her upon entering! Growing up in the rural parts of Ellwood City, she graduated from Riverside in 2011 and...

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Customer Service Mgr: Sarah Cox

By on May 9, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

It’s time to meet our Customer Service Manager, Sarah Cox! When our customers visit our store, it is our mission for them to feel welcomed and like family from the moment they walk in the door. If you have stopped in recently, Sarah is likely one of the first smiling faces you may be greeted with upon entering. Sarah has been with Venezie Sporting Goods since...

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Graphic Designer: Jonathan Gibbons

By on Apr 30, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

While most of our employees are from Ellwood City or the surrounding areas, we are lucky to be represented by other parts of the East Coast! Say hello to one of our Graphic Designers, Jonathan Gibbons. Hailing from Cuba, New York, Jonathan attended BOCES vocational school for two years; from there he went on to attend Pittsburgh Technical Institute. He has an...

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Production Assistant: Nicole Butera

By on Apr 24, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

If there is one thing Venezie Sporting Goods isn’t short of, it’s talent. We would like to introduce you to another reason behind the store’s success over these last few years! Nicole Butera is one of our Production Assistants, originally from New Castle, PA. She attended New Castle High School, and upon graduation, attended Erie Business Center...

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Quality Control Manager: Rob Lineberger

By on Apr 17, 2018 in Staff Spotlight |

“Quality is the best business plan” is a phrase you might have heard before. Well, we want to highlight one of our team members whos very job is making sure quality products are leaving our store. Say “Hello” to our Quality Control Manager, Rob Lineberger! If you have ever stopped by to browse or pick up an order, you may have seen him...

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