Co-Founder, President & CEO
Andy is the co-founder and current CEO & President of Stran. He also serves as a Director for Naked Brand Group, a Nasdaq listed leading intimate apparel and swimwear company. Prior to forming Stran & Company, Andy worked at Copithorne & Bellows Public Relations (a Porter Novelli company) as an Account Executive covering the technology industry.
Co-Founder, Executive Chairman
Andrew is the co-founder and current Chairman of Stran. In 1995, he also founded Stran Capital LLC and has since been its CEO. From 1997-2016 he served as Chairman of Stran Technologies which sold to Corning in 2016. He also formed Stran Maritime LLC, a joint venture with Atlas Maritime Ltd., and served as Office of the Chairman for SFX entertainment from 2012-2014.
Randy is the current Executive Vice President of Stran and has been with the company since 1998. His role is focused on business development and strategic vision. In addition to these responsibilities, he is instrumental in managing the day-to-day business of multiple large retail and consumer-based program accounts.
Vice President of Growth and Strategic Initiatives
Jack is current Vice President of Strategy and Growth Initiatives. Mr. Audibert has over 12 years of investment banking, corporate finance and strategy consulting experience. He has been the President of Josselin Capital Advisors, Inc., since October 2019, which provides consulting services to high-growth businesses in the consumer sector. Prior to that, Mr. Audibert worked in the investment banking group of Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. and as a strategic consultant at Putnam Associates. Mr. Audibert received a bachelor’s degree with a concentration in finance from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.
Chief Technology Officer
As Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Nolley has over 20 years of e-commerce, technology, and web marketing experience. He will be in charge of overseeing and enhancing the Company’s technological platforms, as well as integrating and implementing potential new technologies that would support Stran’s organic growth strategy. Before joining Stran, he served in various leadership roles for Wildman Business Group’s technology team for 7 years, where he led the implementation of new e-commerce, vendor and internal control systems.
Chief of Staff
Mr. Paradiso most recently served as President and CEO of ePromos, ranked #27 on Advertising Specialty Institute’s (ASI) 2021 Top 40 Distributors list. Prior to joining ePromos, he spent nearly six years at Ohio-based ASI Top 40 distributor Touchstone as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Paradiso joined both organizations when they were generating less than $15 million in annual revenue and, by the time he left, each was generating over $70 million per year. In addition, Mr. Paradiso served as the President of Cyrk from 1988 to 2001. At the time, Cyrk was one of the largest promotions companies in the world, achieving almost $1 billion in annual revenue while serving multi-national clients such as Nike, McDonald’s, Pepsi, Marlboro, Beanie Babies and Philip Morris.