Getting to Know Us: Dalton Stitt, Logistics Manager

September 13, 2019

By Paige Powers, Marketing Coordinator

There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes at GAMMA Sports to help make us successful! A lot of stuff that happens here would not be possible without our operations, order processing, and warehouse teams. Get to know Dalton Stitt, Logistics Manager, this month in our employee blog!

 

What is your current position at GAMMA Sports? How long have your been with GAMMA?

My current position is Order Processing/Logistics Manager and I have been here for 5 years.

What other positions/titles have you had here at GAMMA?

I started as an Order Processor.

How did you come to work with GAMMA?

I interviewed to be an Inside Sales Rep. I was not chosen for that position, but they were also looking to fill the role of an Order Processor. I interviewed for that position, too, and here we are!

What’s your favorite part of working at GAMMA?

The team atmosphere. Working for a small family company allows me to interact with everyone and we all work together to reach our goals.

Where did you grow up? Are you a native Pittsburgher?

I grew up in Kittanning, PA, which is about 50 minutes north of Pittsburgh. I now reside within the city.

Where did you go to college and what was your major?

I went to Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) and majored in Sports Administration.

Do you play pickleball or tennis?

I’ve been training in pickleball to take down Chuck Vietmeier.

Did you play any sports growing up?

I have always been involved in athletics – I was involved in soccer, swimming wrestling football, baseball, basketball, track and cross country at different times growing up.

If you had one day to do whatever you wanted, what would you do?

I would go see my favorite band play (MMJ) with my family and friends on a beach somewhere with no care in the world.

What’s one piece of advice you wish someone had shared with you when you were younger?

Life will always have its ups and downs, but if you surround yourself with people who care about you and look out for you, then everything will be alright. (I am fortunate to have that.)

 

Rapid Fire Questions

Summer or Winter? Summer

Chocolate or Vanilla? Vanilla

Beach or Mountains? I enjoy both

Cats or Dogs? Dogs

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor? Banana ice cream sundae with peanut butter and nuts (Jordan’s in Kittanning, PA)

Favorite Food? Trick questions – Pizza, steak, and wings top the list

Favorite Band/Singer? My Morning Jacket (best live band on the planet) and Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers