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Since starting in the wholesaling/forest products industry in 1999, Charlie has enjoyed the daily challenges along with all of the rewards that come with trading lumber! 90% of his accounts are Truss & Distribution yards with a few retail yards for family housing. Charlie's nickname is “bulldog”, because he never quits looking for the small or large item for his accounts!
Charlie is happily married to Kellie and has three boys Tyler, Jeremy, and Trevor. They have two dogs who think they are privileged people in the home, Ranger and Tucker. In his off time he enjoys fishing, hunting, golfing, and working outdoors.
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.
Some of my favorite things about working at AIFP are that I enjoy the trading partners that I work with every day, and the fact that my paycheck is based on how hard that I am willing to work.Jeff Hoggard Trader
Commodity trading is the coolest, old-school, person-to-person, make-deals business out there. It’s professional, personal, and requires a level of ease with people. It’s both challenging and rewarding.Nick Klohs Trader