Jeff Thiessen is the President and International Sales Manager for Dansons Inc. Jeff has held various positions within a hearth distribution company. He has spent several years learning all aspects of the hearth and BBQ industry, including sales, transportation and distribution. Additionally, Jeff has experience with pellet shipment to industrial users in Europe. Jeff was one of the founders of Dansons in 1999, along with his father Dan and his brother Jordan. In the past 17 years, Jeff has been pivotal in the procurement and development of all major accounts presently serviced by Dansons. These accounts include: Walmart, Costco, Menards, ACE Hardware, Amazon, Orgill, Academy Sports, Peavey Mart, True Value, Canadian Tire and Cabela’s.
Along with overseeing the day-to-day sales goals of Dansons’ operations, Jeff is also the past President of the Pellet Fuels Institute and the past president of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada. These key industry positions have benefited Dansons considerably by establishing credibility for the company and generating key contacts for the expansion of Dansons business. With a clear focus on customer service and a passion for the pellet industry, Jeff’s unique skill set will contribute to Dansons continued success.