Our top-level management team possesses over 100 years of beer and beverage distribution experience under one roof. We invite you to put our experience to work for your business here in the South Texas market.
David Hartman – Vice President of Marketing
David has 30+ years of beverage industry experience, joining the company full-time in 1989, following his graduation from Texas A&M University. He is married with a son, stepdaughter and two granddaughters. He enjoys coaching youth and high school football and currently coaches at St. Joseph High School in Victoria.
Mike Rodriguez – Sales Manager
Mike joined the company in 1997, following his introduction into the beverage business with Del Papa Distributing. Starting as a Route Merchandiser, he eventually worked as a Sales Representative and Space Management/Key Account Manager prior to assuming the role of Sales Manager in 2018, following the retirement of Gary Knox. Mike is married with two children and enjoys photography and kayaking in his spare time.
Frank Salazar – Operations / Fleet Manager
Frank Salazar also began his career in the beverage business with local competitor, Del Papa Distributing. Frank held a number of positions from Route Merchandiser to Sales Rep, before taking on his present role of Operations / Fleet Manager, overseeing all day-to-day delivery and warehousing operations for the company. Frank is married with 3 children and is an avid football and New Orleans Saints fan.
Kenneth Myers – Category Management / Off-Premise Key Accounts
Kenneth came to Hartman Distributing Company in April 1979, giving him over 40 years experience in the beverage business. Starting as a Route Salesman after beginning his career with Elder Distributing, he became a Sales Representative when the company began pre-selling accounts in the early 90's, eventually advancing to Area Sales Manager (Supervisor) until moving into his current role, working with Key Accounts and coordinating HDC's category management efforts. Kenneth has 3 children and is an avid rodeo and sports fan.