Meet the Team
Meet the Team
As Barry's son, Jason has worked at Barry's Appliance for almost 20 years. A graduate of Moravian college in Bethlehem, PA with a degree in Finance, Jason enjoys the daily challenges of running a small business, and believes that customer service needs to be the most important aspect of their business. “When you truly focus on what the customer wants and needs, and strive to exceed their expectations, everything else falls in to place.” Jason resides in Clinton, NJ with his wife Julie and 3 sons, Grant, Carter, and Landon, who keep him very active with sports and activities. He also enjoys physical fitness, motorcycling, and spending time at the beach.
At the young age of 14 Ryan began his journey with Barry's Appliance, and now has logged 15 years of hard work, with the store. As one of the top young salesmen in the business, Ryan has become an expert in all facets of the appliance and electronics industry. Ryan specializes in builder, designer, and contractor sales. Ryan's extensive knowledge and great knack for detail allows him to guide the entire sales team, no matter how big or small the job might be. As Ryan says, "We are a family owned and operated appliance store that is large enough to provide product to anyone, and small enough to give the highest level of customer service to everyone!" Ryan was born and raised in Bridgewater and now resides locally in Somerville with his wife, Lena and son, Austin. He loves following baseball (NY METS!), Dancing, and making everyone around him laugh!
As a 9 year veteran of Barry's Appliance, Jim brings over 20 years of retail and management experience with him. Known as Mr. Personality, Jim's contagious, positive attitude offers a breath of fresh air that you don't find often. He prides himself on building relationships with his customers, which ensures that they come back to see him time after time. Jim resides in Dunellen, NJ with his three children. He loves sports and is an avid golfer. He also enjoys fishing, relaxing at the Jersey Shore, and boating.
We welcomed Chris to the Barry’s family about 1 year ago. He brings energy and enthusiasm to the sales floor that is not often seen, and always lightens up the room with his smile. His hard work and dedication will prove that Chris will be an integral part of Barry’s success for years to come. Chris is born and raised in Middlesex, NJ with his mother and brother. He enjoys working out, watching the Yankees, and cooking his favorite Greek entrée’s!
Victor has worked at Barry's Appliance for over 10 years. He is the lead technician for the store; handling all maintenance responsibilities. Victor resides in Raritan, NJ with his wife and two children. Victor is passionate about keeping up with technology, working on cars, playing music, and spending time with his family.
Brian comes to us from the corporate work force where he was the director of finance, and operations controller for Telcordia. As a retired CPA, and with a B.S. Degree in accounting from the University of Hartford, Brian brings a lifetime of knowledge and experience to Barry's Appliance. He works hand-in-hand with Jason on a daily basis, and is responsible for all of their accounting needs. He is passionate about making sure the business is always operating at the most efficient level possible. Brian resides in Flemington, NJ with his three daughters. He enjoys renovating homes and vacationing at Lake Saratoga. Brian is also an avid golfer and loves spending time with his family at the Jersey shore.
Jen was born and raised in Somerville, NJ, and currently resides in Manville with her boyfriend Mike and her two daughters; Isabella and Alexis. Jennifer brings the patience, attention and customer service to our team, that 15 year career in child care will bring. Jen is an avid sports fan and loyally follows her favorite teams; the NJ Jets, NY Yankees, and the NY Rangers. She also loves camping and spending time with her family.
Kelley Evens joins the Barry's Family bringing 15 years of kitchen design and construction experience. A graduate of Lafayette College in Easton, PA with a degree in engineering and an MBA from Hofstra University, she is detail oriented and a problem solver. Kelley specializes in assisting designers, remodeling professionals and builders with their appliance needs. Kelley lives in Branchburg for the past 18 years with her husband and two children. She enjoys hiking, yoga and skiing.
Julia comes to Barry’s from the corporate banking world, bringing 20+ years of experience as a Relationship Manager and Business Development Manager. Her focus on providing stellar customer service is in-line with Barry’s focus of Exceeding the customers Expectations. As our Commercial Account Manager, Julia will be working with builders, designers, remodeling professionals, and their clients, to procure appliances for their projects. She is an active member in several organizations such as NARI, BNI & MCRCC , to name a few. Julia resides in Edison with her 2 kids. Because of her extensive dance background, she also volunteers teaching dance classes to special needs children at a local dance studio. “Julz” enjoys spending time with family, many different types of music, dancing, and being down the shore.