As a Vermont-owned company, we consider our team of professionals to be one of our greatest assets.
MEET THE OTTER CREEK TEAM
Our mission is “To provide exceptional products and impeccable service in a fun, friendly and professional way that our customers will remember.”
Meet the people that help us do that every day…
Kristopher, along with his wife Sarah, own Otter Creek Awnings. Prior to ownership, Kristopher worked at Otter Creek for five years and held the role as the Sales Manager. He has lead the sales and design team to much success by providing impeccable service to both residential and commercial customers. Kristopher believes the company’s reputation as Vermont’s premier awning company is attributed to the employees who work at Otter Creek Awnings. Email Kristopher »
Sarah, with her husband Kris, is the owner of Otter Creek Awnings. She has admired the flawless reputation that Otter Creek has held over the many years. She is a graduate of St. Michael’s College with a degree in Business Administration and was employed at the University of Vermont Medical Center and People’s United Bank prior to ownership. Sarah believes her business acumen is a great asset that allows her to continue the smooth operations that Otter Creek Awnings clients have come to expect. Email Sarah »
Kevin Archambeault is our Project Manager here at Otter Creek Awnings. With this role, Kevin leads our Installation team, provides technical measuring, works closely with our manufacturer and oversees all of our projects. Kevin is very familiar with the fabric industry as he once owned his own custom upholstery company where he made custom covers for winemaking equipment, architectural shade sails and awnings. He brings creativity, attention to detail and wonderful customer service skills to our team. In his free time, Kevin enjoys spending time with his family and is a barbeque aficionado. Email Kevin »
Jay joins the Otter Creek Awnings team as an Office Assistant. He is the first to greet our visitors in our showroom, is a friendly voice on the phone and shares in providing impeccable service to our clients. Jay is a graduate from Southern New Hampshire University and has recently worked in the minor league hockey industry. He enjoys spending time outdoors, playing with his black lab Miles and is of course, a hockey enthusiast. Email Jay»
Morgan knows customer service and loves helping people. She has worked in a seasonal industry, knows what fast-pace means and how important attention to detail is. She is a graduate of Champlain College with a concentration in business. Morgan welcomes everyone with a smile and when you call you will hear her smile over the phone! Email Morgan
Awning Sales & Design
Candace has worked with homeowners, builders and architects in the home improvement industry for almost 10 years. She brings to this position a tremendous amount of knowledge and experience from an ever-growing industry. A graduate of UVM with a degree in business, she is always ready to help with a solution. Email Candace »
Awning Sales & Design
Tim has been in the awning business for the better part of 32+ years and is very excited to join the Otter Creek team. His knowledge of all shading products is unmatched. He has worked with Otter Creek Awnings manufacturers and his knowledge affords him the best creative solution for any project. Tim has a love for golf, is considered a favorite among his friends, and is on par with what Otter Creek Awnings is all about. Email Tim
Awning Crew Leader
Ben has worked his way up through our company to be one of our Lead Installers. He is a great leader and very knowledgeable in installation techniques and best building practices. If you see Ben on your jobsite, you’ll know the work is being done by a professional.
Awning Crew Leader
Trevor is one of our Awning Crew Leaders. He works hard in the wintertime at Middlebury Snowbowl and has fun with us installing during spring, summer, and fall. We can’t say enough about his professionalism and fun personality.
Collin is the newest member of our installation team. He comes to Otter Creek Awnings with experience in both the construction and restaurant industries. Collin’s enthusiastic and friendly personality serves our client’s well and he is excited to use his knowledge and skills from his previous roles out in the field. While not at work, Collin enjoys hiking, camping and watching baseball.
As one of installation team members, Riley knows that one of the big reasons our customers love us is our flawless installation, and how courteous and helpful our team is. This falls in line with Riley’s love for football and spending time with his family. A team player, he exemplifies the Otter Creek philosophy.
Read about the seasonal crew!
We have seasonal workers that help out perhaps for one season or more. While we have a great team of dedicated full time workers we also have the best seasonal workers as well. Every year we get a great group who come and work hard at installing during the rain, sleet, sun and yes sometimes snow. We are extremely lucky to have them on our team for the summer!
JOIN OUR TEAM
We are always looking for talented people to grow with us—especially in the areas of sales and installations. If you are interested in exploring opportunities at Otter Creek Awnings, please send your resume and a cover letter by email to Customer Support. Candidates who have skills and qualifications that are aligned with open positions and areas of interest will be contacted. Bring your energy to one of Vermont’s most well-respected companies and share in the success of our growing company. Otter Creek Awnings has been in business for over 43 years and pride ourselves in providing exceptional products and impeccable service in a fun, friendly and professional way that our customers will remember.