Meet Bradshaw

For nearly 100 years our family business has focused on the customer. Today our “family” has grown to become a leading housewares supplier. We know our best, best practice is building strong retail relationships. And we're proud that the products we market help turn houses into homes.

 

  • We're the largest gadget supplier in the world, shipping over 200 million units yearly with combined annual sales over $450 million…and growing with over 400 employees today.
  • With offices in Asia and the US, we're vertically integrated with expertise in supply chain management, distribution and marketing.
  • We market our own brands and licensed brands as well as creating private label lines for retail partners.
  • We supply a broad range of housewares categories, from kitchen tools and gadgets to cookware to barware to cleaning supplies.

With an average tenure of 19 years, our executive team is "really into winning.”  Their enthusiasm fuels the teams that drive our growth. They lead in forging new partnerships, instituting greater cost efficiencies and quality control, and developing products and brands that move the needle.

Doug Bradshaw
Founder, Bradshaw Int’l

In 1968, while at the Chicago Housewares Show, Doug saw an opportunity to expand the company’s food brokerage business. He identified the natural synergies between food and kitchenware and knew he could help his grocery customers develop this business. The rest, as they say, is history. Doug's greatest satisfaction "comes from watching the growth of our people. We strive to create an environment that encourages individuals to maximize their potential. Our people-focused culture is one of our greatest strengths."

Brett Bradshaw
Co-President, Bradshaw Holdings

Brett joined the marketing team at Bradshaw International in 1994.  Inspired by product development and design, he's made it his mission to bring high-quality, well-styled products to market at good prices. Since becoming president in 2010, he has been dedicated to maintaining the company culture that has been so successful to its growth.  "I'm proud of what our family business has achieved and excited to represent the next generation as Bradshaw International grows, evolves and takes on the challenges of a changing marketplace."

Robert Michelson
Co-President, Bradshaw Holdings

With 25 years of experience in the housewares industry, Robert has led as president for the past 12 years. An inventor with numerous U.S. patents, he is actively engaged in his work - seeking innovative solutions to cleaning chores.  Robert has a strong background in sales, marketing, sourcing, and licensing, having signed agreements with major partners like Procter & Gamble and Black & Decker.  "I love working with such talented professionals who are passionate about the categories they play in."

Jeff Megorden
Chief Operations Officer, Bradshaw Intl

Jeff was destined to work at Bradshaw since getting his first cookbook at age 10 and becoming an instant "foodie".  Starting with the company in 1986, Jeff spends much of his time in factories and is perpetually curious about how things are made and how to build them better.  According to Jeff, “The coolest products we've created are the SafeCut™ Can Opener, the Giant Turkey roaster, and the Apple Machine."  

Sandip Grewal
Chief Financial Officer, Bradshaw Intl

Sandip joined Bradshaw in May 2017 and brings over 25 years of experience in consumer goods--primarily in the food space, where he has helped companies drive superior returns. With the Company's focus on their customers and on the consumer, Sandip is a natural fit at Bradshaw. “I am excited to be a part of this talented management team and the company’s position for the next phase in its growth, as it meets the challenges of an evolving market place.”

Scott Bradshaw
Sr. VP, Sales, Bradshaw Int’l

Scott has 30 years of experience in the grocery industry, starting from his days at the Campbell Sales Company before joining Bradshaw in 1987. With tours of duty as Brand Manager, National Account Manager, Regional VP and now Sr. VP of Sales, Scott is 100% focused on delivering the desired results for Bradshaw's customer partners. Scott is proud of his sales team and believes in upholding the company's founding values. "Our people are all that our company really has, and without them we have nothing."

Mark Michelson
Sr. VP, Sales, Butler Home Products, a division of Bradshaw Holdings

Mark began his career with Butler in sales administration. With over 20 years experience with Butler, Mark has been dedicated to spreading the Butler message through the marketplace. Working with retailers in all classes of trade, Mark "loves working with our valued customers to grow their businesses" with our category management, and our wide range of product and program offerings.

Scott Weaver
Sr. VP, Marketing, Bradshaw Int’l

After 17 years with Safeway, Scott joined Bradshaw in 2002 where he focuses on serving clients with retailer-specific strategies and developing products to meet changing consumer needs. What does Scott appreciate most about Bradshaw? "Working in a team environment that allows the individual to have a voice and make a difference."

Thomas Barber
Sr. VP, Product Development, Bradshaw Int’l

Heading a fully staffed graphics and product design department, Tom’s responsibilities include researching, inventing and developing new products for market. “Bradshaw’s committed to make cooking easier and more enjoyable for consumers, and I love having a job where I can put my design degree and experience to work innovating products that not only set market trends, but impact lifestyles.”

Susan Chesbrough
VP, Administration, Bradshaw Int’l

Starting in 1976 as “Clerk Friday,” Susan assisted each department as needed. She has learned everything from the mailroom to customer service to IT, and has always championed progress and growth. Susan believes in “getting the right players in the right positions. There’s a sense of family here, from the warehouse to a forward-looking management team that’s been together and guided Bradshaw’s growth for over 20 years.”

Scott Stephenson
VP, Distribution, Bradshaw Int’l

With 22 years in Warehouse and Distribution, Scott has been instrumental in making Bradshaw’s facility a world-class operation. Scott is proud of the company's unique sense of camaraderie. "Anyone can say their employees are 'their greatest asset.'  We show it - with catered luncheons, baking contests, holiday parties and more that bring our team together."

Bradshaw’s customized solutions make us the “go-to” housewares source for every class of trade. For leading grocery chains, mass merchants, department stores, specialty and more, we deliver the right brands at the right price.

Bradshaw’s products are in over 45,000 retail outlets in the US and Canada.

We’re committed to creating an environment where our people can grow, thrive and reach their maximum potential.

We're focused on serving our customers and building long-term, mutually beneficial partnerships.
 
By putting the right people in place to make the right decisions, we’re willing to assume risk to meet corporate goals that are measured by carefully defined metrics.

Corporate Address

Bradshaw International, Inc.
9409 Buffalo Avenue
Rancho Cucamonga, California 91730
t. 909.476.3884
f. 909.476.3616

sales@bradshawintl.com

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Bradshaw International, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to diversity.

For more information on career opportunites, email your resume to resumes@bradshawintl.com