Over a hundred years of combined Wholesale and Importing experience gives us an important competitive edge in the Back Office Solutions business.
It taught us the importance of being proactive rather than reactive and that makes all the difference.
Take a look at who we are and how we gained that experience. You’ll see how we can put our experience to work for you.
learned the footwear business early in his career, by spending years living and working in Europe and traveling extensively to Brazil and China. After returning to the U.S. he co-founded the Unisa Footwear and Handbag Company in the early 70s with a $5,000 initial investment. Under his co-leadership, the company grew to over $300 million in annual sales. Tony sold his interest in Unisa in 1995 and founded A Marinelli Shoes and Accessories, which he continues to operate. Tony is conversant in Italian and Spanish, as well as his native English.
is an MBA graduate and active CPA in the State of Florida and has worked in finance and accounting for 18 years. Ralph joined A MARINELLI at its inception as the Chief Financial Officer and maintains responsibility for all financial and operational functions. Earlier in his career he worked in a CPA firm serving a diverse client base in various industrial sectors, as well as experience in the field of retail management. Ralph also served as an Officer in the United States Army for 10 years, where he was responsible for financial, accounting, budgeting and personnel management for a Battalion of over 450 soldiers. Ralph is fluent in Spanish and Italian, as well as his native English.
A J CASEY
is Founder and Managing Director of IndieModa LLC, a trade organization of independent women’s fashion footwear retailers. He was the importer and distributor of BEVERLY FELDMAN DESIGNS for over 12 years as well as President of the CARESSA Division of Amasia International.He has a broad range of management experience in retail, sourcing, product development & marketing in the women’s footwear industry. Casey is executive director of OPUS Remote, responsible for portfolio management and client relations, as well as marketing and managerial support.