DDMGROUP is a family-owned and operated company and has been providing boutique services for specialty furniture & accessory brands for over 25 years. We are a passionate innovative leader in product curation, sales and supply chain management—giving unique partners and customers the tools needed to connect and grow in the rapidly changing USA Markets.
An industry authority, DDMGROUP brings top products to hundreds of hospitality & specialty design retail partners. Founded in 1997 with a focus on and passion for furniture and accessories. Today, DDMGROUP serves markets with products from several categories, including Outdoor & indoor furniture, case goods, accessories, rugs, office, and much more.
If and when needed only the most unique samples and/or lines are stocked at DDMGROUP’S 25,000 sq. ft. distribution center and are distributed all over the country & the Caribbean
DAVID DI MECO, President
David Di Meco has travelled the world for over 30 years establishing profitable business relationships between ambitious manufacturers and credible clients. From University in Boston to Saatchi & Saatchi, Founder of DDMGROUP International , Directed Frontgate Contract, Designer of the Zero Gravity Chair & The Side Mount Umbrella, living and working experience on the Spot in North America, China and Western & Eastern Europe. David is fluent in Italian and English.
Chad is one of the top pioneering sales managers in the outdoor furniture industry. For over 15 years he successfully organized, developed and managed mutilpe lines throughout North America, Mexico and the Islands.His expertise lies within the recruitment , training and implementation of sales forces in contract/commercial channels. His knowledge of company operations and sales enables him to create and adapt to companies and product lines needs.
After spending nearly a decade at a mass merchant , Erin Joined America's premier luxury direct to consumer retailer, spending over 19 years in merchandising, product development, and planning, ultimately becoming EVP/GMM. Erin's experience from product development to purchasing, planning and sourcing is immense. Her deep knowledge of multiple product categories is a huge asset. Her ability to understand the end consumer is undeniable and her dedication to grow business reaches far beyond the imaginable
Salvatore started his career in Italy's prestige furniture industry. His dedication to the trade led him travelling around Europe and Japan in the pursuit of Italian design for export. Salvatore works with passion and develops well thought out brilliant results in every aspect of product development. His processes ensure all products follow procedures of international quality control requirements. For decades he has worked with David Di Meco and plays a important role in product development.
Mike is established and well rounded consumer products sales director with nearly 25 years of multi-industry and product expertise specializing in brick & mortar and ecommerce. His extensive experience and knowledge in merchandising, analysis. promotional planning , assortment development and ecommerce has a consistent proven track record of delivering top and bottom line results and maintaining strong client relationships in multi-channels.
Elmara's multi country experience rivals the best. Her professional fluency in German, French, Italian and English give hear a great advantage in understanding the merchants and end consumers desires. Her multi task capabilities and drive are crucial to our success. Her 30 years experience and relations in the home goods and camping industries on international levels are a huge asset. Elmara has been with DDMGROUP since its early days.
Jordy is a very curious individual with a very eclectic mind. His curiosity might be his biggest creative asset along with his always evolving expertise in designing and producing media which is his lifelong passion. His studies include a Fine Arts degree, a Graphic Design specialization, Computer Graphics Artist Degree from The International Academy of Design and Technology in Toronto, several photography workshops, software workshops, and many others. Jordy heads our team of ideating all the concepts and strategies we present to our clients and overseeing the quality of the media we produce.
Lorenzo is the youngest on our team and our liaison with better understanding millennials and their decision processes. As a college student in the USA, Lorenzo has spent his summers and holidays at factories and with clients throughout Europe and China. His experience and creative assistance on product photoshoots and videos spans 3 continents. Born in Italy, Lorenzo’s multi-cultural background, experience and understanding the younger end consumer assists our team with closing the gap between European Clients and North American Clients.
Ellen is the apex of the organization. For over 40 years, she has identified companies’ inefficiencies and has spearheaded reorganization processes in administrative and management infrastructures efficiently and effectively. Ellen’s love for a tightly run office along with her dedication to get the job done is a huge asset. We are fortunate to have her knowledge and experience on our team. After decades of trade shows, Ellen is content heading our back office and serves as the primary contact for internal offices and assists on special projects and new business development.
Saksham’s multi-cultural experience brings fresh perspective to the team. He has extensive experience in Information Technology with specialization in Website Designing and Development. His technical as well as operational knowledge is a huge asset for the company. Saksham is fluent in English, Hindi and Punjabi.
Nadja is our designer that brings fresh new perspective. She is born in Serbia and was interested in art and design since she was little. She has been working as a graphic designer for over 6 years now. At DDMUSA Nadja works at the department of graphics, creative and social media. She is always ready to serve us new ideas and is eager to learn new things. Apart from Serbian she speaks fluent English.