Randy Carr started his career in World Emblem at the age of 17, an apprentice to his father who started the company in 1993. Randy is known for his passion for the business, the adrenaline rush of growing the company and his teams. Through his intuition and curiosity for technology, he has implemented tools, methodologies and software’s which have lead him to grow World Emblem into the empire it is today.
As the CEO of World Emblem, Hollywood, Fla., for the last 21 years, he has created a culture that lives by their core values: Keep Smart, Stay Positive, Get the Job done and 100% Committed to the team. World Emblem, a global supplier of a wide range of emblems and patches with multiple manufacturing facilities in the United States as well as one in Mexico and one in Canada.
He is a proud father of two boys, Jayden and JC. In his free time, he loves to travel the world, indulge in extreme sports and spend time with his family, puppies and friends.
You can reach Carr at firstname.lastname@example.org visit the website at www.worldemblem.com.
Jamie’s start within the industry began similar to that of his brother Randy. Working in various positions within his father’s company, he solidified his foundation for what would soon be a very rewarding career. Upon his father’s passing in 2000, Jamie also took leadership roles in various areas of the company infrastructure which were crucial to maintaining the family business. Managing several departments from Shipping to Screen Printing, Jamie found his contribution to his company was best served within the realm of Sales. Since then, with Jamie at the helm, World Emblem has gone from a one-manned Sales department to that of 20 sales and territory account managers in various territories throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. Along with his brother, Jamie continues to strive for newer and better heights, pushing the capabilities of his father's company beyond horizons never previously dreamed of.
Alberto Albarran joined the World Emblem team upon their international expansion to Aguascalientes, Mexico in 2005. In the 10 years Alberto has been with World Emblem, he has helped to grow this branch to its current size of over 260 total employees. The location itself now produces and ships about 40% of the total orders World Emblem processes every year and keeps stock of the majority of the company’s inventory. Degrees in Business Administration and Mechanical Engineering as well as his previous experiences as the Operations Director and Commercial Director of a large fuel tracking and efficiency company have helped him grow, what he considers to be, the biggest contributing factor to his success within his current position; his knowledge of people and how to lead them.
Jim’s extensive experience in both plant management and the industry World Emblem caters to has propelled Jim from Plant Manager of the Atlanta location to his current title as Vice President of Plant Operations for the United States and Canada. Despite his Six Sigma Black Belt in Lean Manufacturing and his technical training at the Plant Managers Institute, Jim attests to his 20 years of experience in team leadership as the biggest contributing factor to the successes he has attained throughout his career. It is this factor that helps him motivate his current team to achieve success. As World Emblem’s Vice President of Operations, Jim provides for the consistency and predictability of all products to World Emblem customers from every production facility throughout the United States and Canada.
After graduating with a degree in Marketing and Political Science, Nic excelled in several sales positions in the technology sector before starting with World Emblem in 2004 as a Sales Manager. His focus on client satisfaction has led World Emblem to create a new group of Territory Account Managers solely responsible for building and growing our current base. Nic has been integral in growing the sales team for the Uniform and Reseller markets.
Bruce joined the World Emblem team as an accounting consultant in 2010. Over the years with hard work and a constant desire to learn, he propelled the eventual growth of his position to the company’s Executive team as the Corporate Controller. His current responsibilities deal with overseeing the general business organization and financial budgets. Bruce is constantly involved in various aspects of World Emblem’s businesses which have helped him maintain a constant line of communication with the CEO as well as help the business achieve its main goals.
Due to his skills in art, Manny began his career as a graphic designer while attending college, graduating with a degree in Psychology. Manny joined World Emblem as a graphic designer in 1999. He collaborated with the Marketing Department as a Graphic Artist. After creating an Embroidery Simulation Macro, he was promoted to the Manager of Research and Development. Since then, Manny has co-developed World Emblem’s Perfect Print Sublimation System, name badges, and FlexStyle, among other products. He also proudly holds four U.S. Patents.
CIO Phil Jarvis graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University, majoring in Computer Science with minors in Mathematics and Economics. He has spent his 30+ year career in IT working in various industries, including Direct Sales, Telecommunications, Automotive, Software, Insurance and Healthcare. Phil's worked with start-ups, mid-market and Fortune 20 companies prior to working with World Emblem. He has also created IT teams from scratch and managed 100+ person teams with international experience leading teams in 8 countries.
While Tony first joined World Emblem as a regional sales manager, he now oversees all sales for the western U.S. along with strategic accounts domestically and abroad. Before joining World Emblem, Tony spent 3 years working in the industrial uniform space as an account manager in Boston, MA and San Diego, CA. Today, his favorite part of his job is mentoring other members of the sales team as well as spending time face-to-face with clients. Not only that, he thrives off of customer satisfaction. Tony started in January 2006 and holds a BA in Criminal Justice and Psychology from the University of Massachusetts.
Carolina has managed to combine her passion for marketing, consumer behavior and branding throughout her career and now brings it to World Emblem. Running top tier campaigns for global and national brands for over 13 years. She has a diverse background from agency, client, distributor and retail experiences in industries like luxury, consumer goods, tourism and banking. Carolina specialized in strategic planning, team building and most importantly growing brand presence and revenue goals. She graduated top of her class with a Masters in Science of Marketing from Florida International University. Carolina is an active member of the community through volunteering in various local organizations or mission trips.
Jeff has been working on production and manufacturing since 1994, on an assembly line building farm tractors and continued building his career in several industries such as Paper, Rubber, Motorsports, Farm Equipment, among others. He joined World Emblem in 2014 as a Plant Manager and joined the Executive team in 2021 as Continuous Improvement Director.
What started as a passion for helping individuals make an impact positively with their career development turned into what is now a journey of over 16 years in Human Resources.
Clarissa joined World Emblem in 2021 coming from a diverse industry background from media, consumer goods, technology and automotive now adding textile. Her career has taken her to a multicultural experience from living and working within the US and internationally. Her specialized background is in developing talent strategies and processes while building high performing teams that drive a company’s goals. Graduated with a degree in Communications from St. Thomas University and an active member of several Human Resources communities.