California Sales Representatives

With creativity and innovation in sight, and commitment and passion that drives what we do, CMA can show you more than you imagined.

Rob Helbig

Bay Areas

Email Me
415-269-9249

Rob joined CMA in February of 2014 with 41 years of background in the Gift and Souvenir business. Rob is energetic, sociable and a very goal orientated person. He is an avid salesman that sets the bar high and works tirelessly to meet the needs of his customers. Loyal and dependable; his contribution to CMA is unmeasurable..

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Mulberry Studios
  • My Word
  • Pavilion
  • Sourcebooks
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • Thanks A Million
  • Wishpets
  • Youngs Inc

Brittney Doran

Bay Areas

Email Me
925-993-7799

My Lines

  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Dr Squatch
  • Merritt International
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs | Split P
  • Periwinkle by Barlow
  • RAZ Imports
  • Simplified Soap
  • TAG LTD
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear

Trina Cabreros

Bay Areas

Email Me
650-533-6299

My Lines

  • tgb Brands

Dora Ornellas

East Bay Area

Email Me
510-709-5800

My Lines

  • tgb Brands

John Harris

Central Coast

Email Me
805-990-5972

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Malden International Designs
  • Mulberry Studios
  • My Word
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • Thanks A Million
  • Wishpets
  • Youngs Inc

Leigh Nilles

Ventura & Kern County

Email Me
805-231-7238

Leigh brings more than a decade of award-winning sales experience in the gift and home industry to the CMA team. Her commitment to product knowledge, amazing customer service, and overall organization of her business are the hallmarks of her style. Leigh is highly motivated by a challenge and goes above and beyond to achieve her objectives.

My Lines

  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Dr. Squatch
  • Merritt International
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs | Split P
  • Periwinkle by Barlow
  • Simplified Soaps
  • Sourcebooks
  • SPI
  • TAG LTD
  • tgb Brands
  • TradeCie
  • Vaan & Co
  • Workman Publishing

Jennifer Navin

Gold Country

Email Me
559-326-8363

Jennifer joined the CMA team in March 2018. She brings 20 years of leadership, management, and organizational skills, acquired as a Lieutenant at the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department. Since retiring from active service, she managed her own business before she become a Sales Rep. Jennifer enjoys the social component of sales, meeting new people, as well as introducing buyers what’s new in the market.

My Lines

  • Calla Products
  • Capri Blue
  • Delton
  • Dr Squatch
  • DSD Express
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • My Word
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Periwinkle By Barlow
  • RAZ Imports
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • TAG LTD
  • TradeCie
  • Wishpets
  • Youngs Inc

Maria Annunziata

Gold Country

Email Me
919-610-9435

Maria joined the team in 2021, bringing her experience as an omni-channel e-commerce buyer in the jewelry industry to the team. She applies her knowledge of procurement, supplier management, forecasting, and category management to give her customers an advantage in their inventory planning and management. Her attention to detail and grasp on industry trends help her build and maintain solid relationships with everyone she works with.

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Barlow Designs
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Funky Rico
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • M&B Products
  • Merritt International
  • Mulberry Studios
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • Springbok
  • Thanks A Million
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear

Tami Thomson

Gold Country

Email Me
209-993-2790

Tami brings over 20 years of sales experience in the Gift and Party industry. She is an award-winning rep, consistently recognized for her sales performance. Tami is known for her retailer partnerships, her tenacity, and developing new accounts.

My Lines

  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • tgb Brands

Jeanne Vykydal

Riverside County

Email Me
310-418-0902

Jeanne joined the CMA team in 2004 and rapidly proved to be a leader in sales. She has been in the Gift & Home industry for over 20 years and understands market demands. She has worked in product development, cultivating new brands into leading lines, as well as growing the business of established industry leaders.

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Company
  • Barlow Designs
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • Dr Squatch
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • JY Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Malden International
  • Merritt International
  • Mulberry Studios
  • My Word
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs | Split P
  • Pavilion Gift Company
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • SPI
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • tgb BRANDS
  • Thanks A Million
  • Vaan & Co
  • Wishpets
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Workman Publishing
  • Young's

Steve Bartling

Inland Empire

Email Me
951-809-7838

Steve brings over 20 years' experience to the CMA Gifts team, exclusively serving the Inland Empire geography throughout. He enjoys the diversity of the territory, the variety of customers, and the products he represents. Steve strives to grow his customer's business successfully and service their needs expeditiously through deep partnerships.

My Lines

  • Bloomingville
  • Capri Blue
  • Creative Co-Op
  • Illume
  • RAZ Imports
  • TAG LTD
  • TradeCie

Jeanne Vykydal

San Bernardino County

Email Me
310-418-0902

Jeanne joined the CMA team in 2004 and rapidly proved to be a leader in sales. She has been in the Gift & Home industry for over 20 years and understands market demands. She has worked in product development, cultivating new brands into leading lines, as well as growing the business of established industry leaders.

My Lines

  • Barlow Designs
  • Dr Squatch
  • Merritt International
  • My Word
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs | Split P
  • Pavilion Gift Company
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • SPI
  • tgb BRANDS
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Workman Publishing

Randy Marks

Los Angeles & San Bernadino County

Email Me
818-832-7137

Randy and CMA connected in February 1995. As a 13-year rep in the Gift and Home industry at the time, he brought with him experience that has bolstered well-developed connection within the Los Angeles and San Bernardino territory. Randy has an earnest approach to selling and is committed to integrating sales and service to his customers.

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Malden International Designs
  • Mulberry Studios
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • Thanks A Million
  • Wishpets
  • Youngs Inc

Kyle Rysavy

Los Angeles County

Email Me
213-718-6000

Kyle joined CMA in September of 2000 from his family’s rep group, Roger Wilson and Associates. Kyle learned the ropes at a young age. His friendly attitude and knowledgeable advice are key attributes to his success. Kyle likes sports and is avid hiker.

My Lines

  • Bloomingville
  • Creative Co-Op
  • Illume Candles
  • M&B Products
  • RAZ Imports
  • TAG LTD

Lenice Snedden-Coury

Los Angeles County

Email Me
626-644-5267

Lenice has been with CMA since August of 1999. She is tenacious and has an unbelievable work ethic.  She has ample experience but is always willing to learn new techniques in selling. 

My Lines

  • Avanti Press
  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Merritt International
  • My Word
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Periwinkle By Barlow
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • SPI
  • tgb Brands
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Workman Publishing

Barbara Vykydal

Los Angeles County

Email Me
310-717-5964

My Lines

  • Avanti Press

David McCormick

Orange County / San Diego County

Email Me
760-727-4017

My Lines

  • Avanti Press

Jackie Rysavy

Orange County

Email Me
916-276-7540

Jackie has been working in the gift industry for 17 years. Experiencing many facets of the industry, working as an award winning territory representative, sales manager and as a part-time buyer for her family's retail business. For the past 5 years she has been a Key Account Manager for CMA helping to develop new business opportunities, and her largest account is Ashley Furniture Industries. Currently living in Southern California and loves the challenge of hiking in her spare time.

My Lines

  • Bloomingville
  • Creative Co-Op
  • Illume Candles
  • M&B Products
  • RAZ Imports
  • TAG LTD

Susan Sheehan

Orange County

Email Me
949-498-5111

Susan joined CMA in December of 2002. She came to us from the airline industry which trained her in the art of diplomacy. Her savvy has helped her relate to every kind of retailer she has encountered. She is quietly confident and insightful.

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Malden International Designs
  • Mulberry Studios
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • Thanks A Million
  • Wishpets
  • Youngs Inc

Rochelle Thomas

Orange County

Email Me
562-352-0100

Rochelle joined the CMA team in March of 2001. She was a showroom manager and national sales agent for The Boyds Collection before joining our rep force.  She is a very organized rep with a surging performance in sales. She has strong relationships with her customers and prides herself on customer service and the highest level of integrity.  Rochelle is a member of Ivystone's Million Dollar Club.

My Lines

  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Merritt International
  • My Word
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Periwinkle By Barlow
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • SPI
  • tgb Brands
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Workman Publishing

Cindy Kyte

Sacramento / South Lake Tahoe

Email Me
916-849-9994

My Lines

  • Merritt International
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co

Lil Lipsitz

Sacramento / South Lake Tahoe

Email Me
916-995-9970

Lil is one of CMA’s most committed reps, both in determination and performance. She is tenacious and never leaves a stone unturned, thus becoming a relentless force at CMA; she was gladly welcomed in June 2011. An amazing work ethic, coupled with 30 years of field-tested expertise means Lil does not stop until the job is done, and is consistently a top performer.

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Mulberry Studios
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Periwinkle By Barlow
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • Springbok
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • tgb Brands
  • Thanks A Million
  • Vaan & Co
  • Wishpets
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Youngs Inc

Kim Ortega

Sacramento / South Lake Tahoe

Email Me
916-337-0817

My Lines

  • M&B Products
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • RAZ Imports
  • TAG LTD

Janice McManus

San Bernardino / Riverside County

Email Me
951-677-1103

Janice & James have been servicing customers in the San Bernardino and Riverside County area since 2009. They love what they do and care deeply about bring their customers the best possible service. They have a passion for traveling the world and enjoy learning about the various cultures, traditions and foods everywhere they visit.

My Lines

  • Avanti Press

Stella Lynch

San Diego County

Email Me
757-848-7277

My Lines

  • Bamboo Trading Co.
  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • Cuddle Barn
  • Delton
  • DSD Express
  • History & Heraldry
  • Jy Socks
  • Kids Preferred
  • Lang Companies
  • Lauren-Spencer
  • Malden International Designs
  • Merritt International
  • Mulberry Studios
  • My Word
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • Pavilion Gift
  • Periwinkle By Barlow
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • Springbok
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • Swan Creek Candle Co
  • tgb Brands
  • Thanks A Million
  • Vaan & Co
  • Wishpets
  • WMP Eyewear
  • Workman Publishing
  • Youngs Inc

Stephanie Medina

San Diego County

Email Me
858-519-6360

Stephanie brings over 10 years’ experience in both sales and marketing to the CMA team, having held inside sales and marketing positions across a variety of industries. Most recently, she was the Sales & Marketing Director for Greenbox Art. She has an entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to strike up a conversation with just about anyone. Stephanie is incredibly organized, efficient, and responsive, and focuses on following through and ensuring customer questions are answered with a smile.

My Lines

  • RAZ Imports
  • SPI
  • TAG LTD

Diana Manning

San Diego County

Email Me
760-533-7008

Diana brings 32 years of sales experience including 15 years in the gift and home décor industry. She has a passion for knowledge of her lines and her customer goals. Diana has won Outstanding Performance Awards and the Top Performer Award. She is also a part of the Million Dollar Club.

My Lines

  • Bloomingville
  • Creative Co-Op
  • Illume Candles

Berni Caprino

San Francisco / Peninsula

Email Me
408-221-0152

Berni has been a territory manager since 2008 and has consistently been among our top performers. Her dedication and commitment to sales stems from 30 years as the managing owner of a retail business that included all aspects of sales.  This experience  enables her to understand her customer’s needs.

My Lines

  • Barlow Designs
  • Capri Blue
  • M&B Products
  • Merritt International
  • Natural Inspirations
  • Park Designs - Split P
  • Periwinkle
  • RAZ Imports
  • Simplified Soap
  • Sourcebooks
  • Sunset Vista Designs Co
  • TAG LTD
  • tgb Brands
  • Vaan & Co
  • WMP Eyewear

Jayme Lindberg

Ventura & Kern County

Email Me
818-269-6815

Jayme brings 25 years of sales expertise to Ivystone after working for 12 years exclusively in the gift industry. Jayme’s commitment to outstanding customer service clearly establishes her as a seasoned sales representative with extensive knowledge of our industry. Jayme’s professional motto is to make every customer feel like her only customer. She brings her positive attitude, dependability and responsiveness to all she does personally and professionally.

My Lines

  • Bloomingville
  • Creative Co-Op
  • Illume Candles
  • RAZ Imports