meet the team

Creative Displays has a skilled team of in-house professionals experienced in design, production, logistics and trade show management. Our staff also includes journeyman carpenters, silkscreen experts and video production personnel to provide our customers with quality services at the best value possible.

Meet some of Creative Displays' key personnel below. These are just a few of the people you will work with during your project, and we're proud to offer the full support of all our staff and partners to make your trade show a success.

Bradley Hopkins

Bradley Hopkins – President

  • President of Creative Displays since 1986
  • Oversees daily operations of the business and sales
  • Graduated from University of Miami as a Business Major in 1982. Earned MBA from UM as well
  • Enjoys golf and outdoor activities
Sandi Pardon

Sandi Pardon – Vice President

  • Over 20 years of experience at Creative Displays
  • Strong background in both interior design and graphic design
  • Degree from University of Cincinnati's College of Design, Art, and Architecture
Matthew Carlisle

Matthew Carlisle – General Manager

  • Provides estimates, oversees production and provides solutions to exhibit challenges
  • Serves as liaison between sales, client and production
  • Over 20 years' experience with Creative Displays
Mercy Canoura

Mercy Canoura – Administrative Assistant

  • Supports sales team and acts as liaison when reps are unavailable
  • Coordinates trade show information and show research
  • Nearly 5 years' experience with Creative Displays
Karen Gaynor

Karen Gaynor – Bookkeeper

  • Responsibilities include invoicing, processing and distribution of payments between clients and vendors
  • Over 5 years' experience with Creative Displays
  • Other areas of expertise include Human Resources and Office Management
Fredrick Bellande

Fredrick Bellande – Design Director

  • Industrial and Exhibit Design professional
  • Skilled in determining design needs through in-depth study and interpretation
  • Proficiently utilizes CAD system and graphics program in Mac environment
  • Certified in Design Management and received a bachelor's degree from Art Institute of Montreal
Julio Jacome

Julio Jacome – Detailer

  • Develops shop drawings from design concepts to meet client specifications
  • Over 20 years' experience in related industries, including millworks, store fixtures and trade shows
  • AutoCAD and 3D Max certification
Jorge Trujillo

Jorge Trujillo – Shop Foreman

  • Responsible for organization, quality control, client inventory, project supervision and scheduling
  • Over 15 years' experience with Creative Displays and manufacturing industry for over 30 years
  • Career began as journeyman carpenter
Julian Nodarse

Julian Nodarse – Art Department Manager

  • Certified in Sign Painting and Commercial Art by the Lindsey Hopkins Vocational School
  • Over 25 years experience in the field
  • Licensed pilot and skydiver, but finds time for model making, antique car restoration, painting, sculpting and more