Pete Kramer is the Sr. Purchasing Manager at the JC Licht Corporate office in Addison. He originally started as a stock and sales associate at our Wheaton location in 2001. In 2003, Pete was promoted to our Westmont store as Assistant Store Manager. In January of 2006, he was promoted to Store Manager of Westmont. In July of 2006, Pete accepted the position of Inventory Management Specialist. Pete spent his formidable years residing in Westmont.
Through the years, Pete has proven to be the “go to” person for product availability and inventory management. He has coordinated numerous successful inventories over the past several years. For those of you who know Pete, you are aware of his love for watching and coaching his 4 children’s sports teams.
1) What do you remember about your first day and week at JC Licht?
That I had bitten off more than I could chew. I was putting stock away and the store was super busy. I felt useless having to direct customers to other employees in the store as I really couldn’t help them.
2) What 3 words would you use to describe what it has meant to work at JC Licht?
Satisfying. Life-changing. Grateful
3) What 3 words would your coworkers use to describe you?
Hard working. Funny. Helpful.
4) Do you have any strange phobias?
Scared of being abducted by aliens. Imagine going to bed and then waking up surrounded by little gray things with big black eyes. That’s scary stuff.
5) What is your favorite cereal?
Cocoa Pebbles, that stuff is great