Executive Bios

Executive Bios

Saladmaster's Leadership Team

Ayo Olaseinde
President

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As President, Ayo is responsible for the global sales and daily operations of Saladmaster. He joined Saladmaster in 2004, and has since grown from owning his own Saladmaster Dealership to serving as the President of Saladmaster UK, Ltd. In May 2018, Ayo was appointed President of Saladmaster.

Due to his leadership, the European, Middle Eastern and Africa Division has been one of Saladmaster’s fastest growing divisions since 2008. He has expanded the brand through distribution and development of Independent Authorized Dealerships by helping people take advantage of the Saladmaster opportunity.

Under Ayo’s leadership, Saladmaster UK, Ltd. was recognized multiple times by the Direct Selling Association UK as one of the top direct selling organizations in the country, awarded the Excellence Award in 2014 and was a finalist for the Company with Heart award in 2016. He was also personally awarded the prestigious Leadership Award in 2015.

Ayo has served on Saladmaster’s Senior Leadership Team since 2014 and has the reputation of being a trusted leader. The key to his success has been the ability to develop people, inspire teams and help others fulfill their dreams. His goal is to build on the success of Saladmaster and to create a pipeline of leaders to build the best direct sales opportunity in the world.

Favorite Inspirational Quote:

“ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE”

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Mark George
Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific Division

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Mark serves as the Senior Vice President of the Asia Pacific Division, which expands from China to New Zealand, and includes South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia, Philippines, Viet Nam, New Zealand and Australia.

Since 2008, Mark has been instrumental in building the first truly international, global-based businesses for Saladmaster throughout the Asia Pacific Division. His Division historically has the largest number of Master Dealers and Executive Guests represented at each Saladmaster function, and has had the largest percentage growth, territorially and divisionally, over multiple years. Prior to Saladmaster, Mark was the past President for the Olean, New York Industrial Management Council.

Mark’s goal is for Saladmaster to be experienced in every household. His second goal is to have the Asia Pacific Division become the largest Division in the Saladmaster family.

Mark holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science, Asia Concentration, from the University of Pittsburgh, and then went on to do his Master Studies at Penn State University. He was an Adjunct Professor St. Bonaventure University, and has been a key note and guest speaker on International Business Expansion at the Direct Selling Association, DSEF Academic Symposium, DSA International Seminar, University of Southern California MBA and International Business and Economy Conference.

Favorite Inspirational Quote:

“GO AS FAR AS YOU CAN SEE AND YOU WILL SEE FURTHER” – Zig Ziglar


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Carolyn Evans
Vice President, Marketing

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Carolyn serves as the Vice President of Marketing and leads global marketing strategy, brand positioning, new product development, corporate social responsibility and sponsorships, new market and consumer intelligence, and training programs for customer service teams globally.  

Carolyn began her career with Saladmaster in 1976 and contributes her success to many great mentors that saw her passion and love for the company, the products, and the people within the organization. Through continual educational courses and leadership development training, Carolyn has earned over 20 promotions throughout her 37-year career with Saladmaster. Carolyn developed Saladmaster’s global product portfolio strategy to strengthen the company’s competitive position and to meet the cookware needs of families around the world. 

She has been instrumental in Saladmaster’s exponential growth over the past 15 years. Her goal for Saladmaster is to be globally recognized as a household brand that provides quality cookware and kitchenware, and delivers on Saladmaster’s promise to make life better.


Favorite Inspirational Quote:

“GOOD THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO BELIEVE, BETTER THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO ARE PATIENT AND THE BEST THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO DON'T GIVE UP.”  - Zig Ziglar

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How Kam Chiong
Director of Business Development, Asia Pacific Division

Kam Chiong

Kam Chiong (KC) serves as the Director of Business Development in the Asia Pacific Division. KC is responsible for the sales and profitability of Saladmaster’s Asia Pacific Division through the development and promotion of new Saladmaster Authorized Dealers using the Saladmaster Success Program. He also builds key dealer relationships and implements global strategies to expand Saladmaster Dealers’ customer and consultant base for future Asia Pacific success. 

As one of the newest members of the Saladmaster Leadership Team, KC has helped Saladmaster Korea achieve a record-breaking sales year in 2017, and has plans to help Asia Pacific grow more new Authorized Dealers and Senior Dealers in 2018. KC’s goal is to help Saladmaster sustain its’ healthy growth rate and develop more successful Saladmaster Authorized Dealerships in the Asia Pacific Division.  

KC holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Murdoch University and a Master’s Degree from The University of Malaysia, both in biotechnology. Prior to Saladmaster, KC was the Director of CMN International, where he led the start-up of a new direct sales company in Malaysia, and has held several leadership positions for companies such as Amway, L’Oreal Malaysia, and Elken Indonesia. 

Favorite Inspirational Quote:

“IF YOU EAT RIGHT, AND YOU PREPARE YOUR FOOD RIGHT, YOU HAVE A MUCH BETTER CHANCE OF HAVING GOOD HEALTH. (YOU WILL BE ALRIGHT!)” – Harry Lemmons

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Ryan Reigle
Group Vice President - Direct Sales, Regal Ware, Inc.

Ryan serves as the Group Vice President – Direct Sales, for Saladmaster’s parent company, Regal Ware, Inc. and is a member of Regal Ware’s Board of Directors. His role is to provide leadership for all Direct Selling activities for Regal Ware to ensure entrepreneurs are able to maximize their opportunities and change their life. 

Prior to his role as Group Vice President, Ryan served as President of Saladmaster from 2016 to 2018, and led the company to a 20%+ global growth. Ryan has been part of Regal Ware and Saladmaster since 2007 in various sales roles including retail, direct sales, wholesale/ two-step distribution models and overseeing international growth strategies. 

Ryan believes the company’s goals are about the lives that are changed from Saladmaster and how we make a positive difference in not only local communities, but ultimately the world. Saladmaster does not set a goal about how big we want to be – we are not putting a cap our ability to reach more people than ever – our goal is to see just how big Saladmaster can become.  We believe Saladmaster is the world’s best kept secret, and that is about to change!

Ryan holds a BA in Economics and Business Administration from St. Norbert College, and an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Texas Christian University.

Favorite Inspirational Quote: 

 “THE PAST IS JUST A STEPPING STONE TO OUR GLORIOUS FUTURE” – J.O. Reigle


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