About Lou Lentine:
Viatek Consumer Products Group Inc.
2004 to Today
Product Development, Management, On-air personality on Home Shopping Network, QVC UK & Germany
Lead sales to all channels of business
Mass Merchant: Wal-Mart, Target
Club Stores: Costco, Sam’s Club, BJ’s Wholesale.
Home Improvement: Home Depot, Lowes, Ace
Drug Stores: Walgreens, CVS
Television Networks: HSN, QVC, Shop NBC, The Shopping Channel
Department Stores: Federated (Macy’s), JC Penney
Catalogers: Brookstone, Frontgate, Improvements, Solutions, etc.
International: Established relationships in 50+ countries.
Gum Investments, LLC
Founder and Managing Partner
2002 to Today
Develop and manage commercial only properties.
LFL Investment, LLC
Founder and managing Partner
2001 to Today
Lentek International Inc.
1993 to 2004
Manage organization and provide the vision of Lentek to the company, vendors and customers.
Oversee product development with in house engineering team and Asian manufactures.
Built company to 30 million dollars in sales.
Lead sales to all channels of business similar to Viatek
On-Air personality on HSN each month representing the company. Greatest accomplishment, Sold over 2 million in a day
2002 World Trade Book of Honor Award
2002 Exporter of the Year Award
2002, 2001, 2000, Deloute & Touche Fast 50 Central Florida & Fast 500 USA
Norcross Marine Products Inc.
2000 to 2006. Sold shares in 2006
Innovative products developed for the marine industry to offer wireless and portable freedom to the boating enthusiast. Products sold through marine dealers, mass retailers and catalogers.
Awarded “Product of the Year” by Boating Magazine.
University of Central Florida, Business School Hall of Fame
University of Central Florida, Alumni of the Year
Nominee Entrepreneur of the Year, Earnest & Young
- University of Central Florida School of Business
University of Uppsala, Sweden, School of International Business