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Leadership

We recognize that earning your trust is crucial to earning your business. That’s why we’ve assembled a core leadership team that is driven by a singular goal: to exceed your expectations. As our company has grown over the years, we’ve continued to expand our team with thoughtful, experienced leaders from diverse backgrounds and industries, all of whom are dedicated to building a great company with an unfailing commitment to our customers.

Jim Kastner

Jim Kastner

CEO / President

Jim Kastner is the founder, chief vision caster and leader of Unisource Solutions. Pioneering the concept of furniture management in 1987, Jim created a firm that would grow from a local provider of furniture services to a premier statewide provider of products, professional services and logistics. Jim’s hands-on industry experience, ranging from installing furniture to running an industry leading corporation, have helped engrain a spirit of innovation, diligence and accountability in our firm and our people. As CEO, Jim oversees the strategic and business direction of Unisource Solutions, providing operational guidance and creating a vision for success.

Jamal Nasserdeen

Jamal Nasserdeen

COO

Jamal Nasserdeen is responsible for organizing and overseeing operations and services for Unisource Solutions statewide, including Client Services, Project Management, Inventory & Asset Management, project installation and logistics. With extensive experience running studio and facility operations in the private sector, Jamal brings industry expertise, a unique customer perspective, and an acute understanding of quality performance to managing our service infrastructure.

Damon Kemp

Damon Kemp

CFO

Damon is responsible for the company’s Accounting and Finance/Treasury functions, and strategic planning.

Karina Rodriguez

Karina Rodriguez

Design Director

As Design Director, Karina leads Unisource Solutions’ design department. She is responsible for the management, development, training, resourcing, and recruiting efforts for the design team. Karina directs strategic initiatives to drive communication, efficiency, and quality output. She is responsible for managing project workflow and collaborating cross-departmentally and externally to ensure a seamless design process.

Luis Cabrejos

Luis Cabrejos

Client Services Manager

Luis Cabrejos is a seasoned commercial furniture and workspace professional with over 23 years in the industry. In his current client services manager role, Luis is responsible for all aspects of internal sales and strategic client relationship management. Luis brings vision and clarity to the Unisource Solutions brand. He is a results-driven professional who is adept at building client trust and developing client relationships for long-term loyalty.

Jorge Arellano

Jorge Arellano

Operations

As Director of Operations Jorge Arellano is tasked with all aspects of statewide management that encompass warehouse, logistics and inhouse installation operations as well as personnel. He is responsible for ensuring that his staff has the proper equipment and is up to date with and utilizing proper product and safety training. Jorge also manages Unisource Solutions’ recycling, liquidation, fleet and warehouse distribution programs. His 20 years with the company make him extremely experienced to oversee over 50 staff members and installation teams who are capable of installing projects of all scopes, and all furniture types.

Zuzel Basadre

Zuzel Basadre

Human Resources

As a seasoned professional with over 25 years of knowledge and expertise in human resource management, my experience has allowed me to develop, implement, and refine workplace policies and procedures that help ensure the effective recruitment and retention of a skilled and diverse workforce for one of California's premier office furniture dealerships.

Wendy Kastner

Wendy Kastner

Marketing & Sales Operations

Wendy is the head of marketing at Unisource Solutions. She is committed to the success of the sales team statewide by providing seamless enablement and sales operations strategy, along with managing marketing company-wide. She provides experienced and trusted support as a strategic advisor to the sales team, and in partnership with leadership. Create learning and onboarding experience by understanding the key drivers of the business, integrating the tech necessary to fill the gaps in our sales and account based marketing operations. Responsible for implementing, tracking and adjusting operations as needed and building out all marketing content.

Aaron Thompson

Aaron Thompson

Field Operations

Aaron Thompson is the VP Field Operations for Unisource Solutions. He is a transformational business leader with 26 years of experience in the Systems Furniture industry focusing on space planning, strategy, and implementation. He has an exceptional track record in overseeing project management, dispatch, field installations, and logistics delivering highly consultative and first-class customer solutions. Mr. Thompson manages a staff of high-performing team providing creative, efficient, and cost-effective solutions to day-to-day operations.