Chief Operating Officer
Terry Rowinski joined the BUYSEASONS team in 2008 as vice president of operations and was appointed chief operating officer in 2010. Prior to joining BUYSEASONS, he served in executive roles with Deutsche Post/Exel, Kohl’s Department Stores, and RedPrairie. Terry has spent most of his career in organizational development and management as well as technology and supply chain logistics roles. At BUYSEASONS, Terry is presently in charge of the company’s call center operations, distribution/fulfillment functions, digital and flexographic manufacturing, and information technology functions.
Vice President of Marketing
Jason Lockridge joined the BUYSEASONS team in 2012 as the senior director of marketing. In February of 2013, he was promoted to his current title, vice president of marketing. Prior to BUYSEASONS, he was director of marketing at eBags.com, and the e-commerce manager at Quill.com. Jason leads the marketing team with the goals of bringing customers online to purchase costumes and birthday party necessities, providing an outstanding experience to visitors, and engaging customers during all of life’s celebrations.
Jalem Getz founded BUYSEASONS, Inc. in 1999 and served as President and Chief Executive Officer until December 2010. During that time, BUYSEASONS enjoyed a number of years of growth and became the largest online-only retailer of costumes and party supplies. Prior to starting BUYSEASONS, Getz co-founded specialty retail company GMI in 1995. During his tenure, GMI became one of Wisconsin’s fastest growing companies, and the largest seasonal retailer in Milwaukee. GMI is still in business and successful today, a testament to his commitment to building self-sustaining organizations. Connect with Getz on LinkedIn or follow his current venture, Wantable.com