The Badger Team

Cliff Hamilton

President – Southern California / Hawaii Sales Territory

An entrepreneur leader of a professional sales consulting team, Cliff focuses on developing a high degree of credibility with his customers.  Cliff’s technology strengths come from a broad based knowledge in both analog and IP technology.  Having worked in the Security Industry for a number of years, Cliff has developed strong skills in developing new channels of revenue. Cliff has spent several years helping bridge the market from older technologies in the security space to the IP and internet of everything “market to come”. Cliff enjoys the challenge of problem solving in all facets of the industry and has a true passion for building highly skilled sales professionals.

Irene Tellez

Outside Sales – Northern California & Northern Nevada Sales Territory

Irene brings with her 18+ years from the security industry with extensive background in OEM purchasing, research & development, marketing, quality control and sales.  As Logistics Manager at a distribution company, she negotiated freight contracts and handled inventory control and management.  Using her sales and operational background, she cultivated and maintained customer and vendor relationships to identify issues, find resolutions, and develop improvements, leading her to obtain a position as Company Branch Auditor.

Kevin Lau

Outside Sales – San Francisco Bay Area, CA Sales Territory

Kevin has also recently joined the Badger Reps Team.  He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering with a background in manufacturing, and has received several accolades regarding his innovative streamlining processes.

Patrick Johnston, RCDD

Outside Sales – Arizona / Southern Nevada / New Mexico / Colorado Sales Territory

PJ is an innovative manufacturers’ representative with 20+ years of experience in the telecommunications business. He has created a new standard of customer service in the marketplace and consistently exceeds all expectations. Cultivating and maintaining major accounts throughout the Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions has proven to be a great strength of PJ’s. His strong strategic thinking along with excellent organizational skills makes PJ a great resource to his clients.  PJ is a strong strategic planner who has successfully used a consultative approach to the market in his role as an independent manufacturer’s representative for over 15 years.  His specialties are technical presentations, system design and logistical management.aa  

Eric Means

Outside Sales – Arizona / Southern Nevada Sales Territory

Eric brings years of experience in contracting with Communications, Special Systems and General Contractors.  He will work closely with our existing inside team to cover our clientele in Arizona, New Mexico, El Paso and Las Vegas after his initial training period.  In his free time Eric enjoys golfing, playing guitar and home brewing beer.

Paula DeLaTorre

Strategic Inside Sales Representative & Outside Sales – Arizona / Southern Nevada Sales Territory

For more than 25 years, Paula DeLaTorre has been serving her clients and providing them with an exceptional level of product knowledge and support. Beginning her career with Anixter, and then most recently with CSC – Paula has built a reputation as a dedicated consultant to clients in the technology, telecommunications, industrial, and educational industries, as well as corporate users of fiber and data solutions. All-around inside salesperson who has become an accomplished outside salesperson over the past 3 years of her total 30+ years of experience in the Communications industry.  Paula’s specialties include Metals, Copper and Fiber Optic products.  She cultivates and maintains strong relationships with major end users in varied verticals from Tax-based entities to High Tech.

Becky Habben

Strategic Sales Representative – Arizona / Southern Nevada / New Mexico Sales Territory

Becky Habben joins us after 8 years in Distribution Sales at Graybar. Becky has also been a manufacturer’s representative for over 11 years and has a strong following among her many customers. In her free time, Becky enjoys spending time with her family and cheering on her beloved Iowa Hawkeyes.

Pentipa Younvanich

Operations Support Manager

Pentipa comes from production and operations background.  Her strength is her ability to find a way to “make it work”, and she strives to get great results done.