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Jodi Orndorff – Director of Sales

Jodi Lee Orndorff – Director of Sales

I have been with Capital Party Rentals for 18 years now. I started as an outside sales executive for 16 years, and then moved into the position of Director of Sales for the past 2 years. I graduated from Shepherd College, in West Virginia, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. I have enjoyed meeting new people along my career path and have made many wonderful friendships along the way. In my free time I enjoy crafting, road biking and (as a Hawaii native) everything BEACH related!

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Salem Shaheen – GM

Salem Shaheen – GM

As the newest member of the Capital Party Rental team, I am excited to be here and work with such talented and professional individuals. I have transitioned to CPR from a 30-year career in the hospitality industry. I am married and live in Mclean VA with my lovely wife of 40+ years. I enjoy cooking and am an avid wine lover.

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Aisha Malik Rodriguez

Aisha Malik Rodriguez – Senior Sales Executive

I have worked as a Senior Sales Executive with Capital Party Rentals for over 11 years! From a wedding in the backyard to large venues, non-profit runs, LARGE music festivals, galas, government and embassy events to ground breaking and grand openings, I have done it. I love helping clients create their vision into reality for events by bringing in my experience of over 20 years in the hospitality world. Born and raised in Fairfax County, I am a true-blue Virginian! Proud daughter of Pakistani parents and happily married wife of an amazing Puerto Rican husband. I love to travel more than anything else in the world with Hawaii as my home away from home!

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Yonis Guevara

Yonis Guevara – Senior Sales Executive

I am excited to rejoin the team at Capital! I originally started by working in the warehouse but quickly realized that customer service is where my talents lie! I am an outside sales executive and have a wide variety of customers that I enjoy assisting. In my time off I enjoy walks with my dog, Keon, and fiancé, Jennifer.

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Rob Lotito

Rob Lotito – Sales Executive

My name is Rob, I’m from New Jersey and graduated from The University of Delaware. I’m new to the D.C. area and so far, I love it! When it comes to music, I have the best taste in the office and listen to almost anything. In my free time, I try to go out to the driving range or the golf course when I get the chance.

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Margaret Smith – Sales Executive

Margaret Smith – Sales Executive

I am homegrown, Northern Va., from right around the corner. I’ve been working in the event industry for 20 years now. I have the most experience in weddings and galas. My favorite type of venue to work with is wineries.

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Kim Sawyer – Inventory Manager

Kim Sawyer – Inventory Manager

I live in Maryland and have been in the area for over 30 years but I am not a native. My father was in the Marine Corp so we traveled a lot. I’ve worked in this industry for 25+ years. The events I have the most experience in are street festivals and weddings.

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Ben Fischer – Assistant GM

Ben Fischer – Assistant GM

I have over 25 years in management experience. I studied business management at IUPUI Indiana and BCC Florida. I have been with Capital Party Rentals for 4 years now, managing our ops and sales teams with a strong focus on team work! In my free time, I enjoys fishing, hunting and country music! The motto that I live by is, "Make a difference today... big or small, just make a difference."

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