Sharon Falvey

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Sharon Falvey of Imperial Distributors Inc.Sharon Falvey

Imperial Distributors Inc.
Assistant Controller

Years with company: 14 years at Imperial,  31 years in the industry

Education degrees and professional/volunteer organizations:  I have a Masters Degree in Business Management from Anna Maria College and a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Worcester State College.  

Mentors and how have they assisted you in your career: I have been one of the fortunate people to have had a number of mentors throughout my career. In the beginning of my career with the Food distribution industry, I had a mentor who taught me to take each project to be completed and dissect into small goals.  Each hurdle became more of an achievement for all involved. I work with my current Team with this concept in mind.

What are you most proud of in your career achievements? Do you have a defining moment of your career to dateI, myself, have been able to coach individuals who started at entry-level positions and watch them over the years be promoted to Management positions.

Most challenging part of your job: The most challenging part of my job is to recognize the individual talents of my Team.  We utilize these talents to educate and guide our team to advance in their personal and professional career.

Advice for upcoming younger executives: Work hard and do not sacrifice quality. Be patient and follow through on your 

Hobbies: Golf, shopping and spending time with family and friends.