Meet our Team

 
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Alex

  1. Where are you from?

    I'm from Cohasset, MN but I usually tell everyone I'm from Grand Rapids considering very few have heard of Cohasset.

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth? Skateboarding, backyard fires, grilling, mixing cocktails, chilling with friends, walking my dog, being outside, spending time with my wifey, and mowing my lawn.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Being a part of such a progressive group of individuals who are all working towards a common goal. I love seeing apparel come to life, critical thinking, and spreading the word about DSP/Flagship! There's always a story that needs to be told and I love telling it alongside such a talented team!


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John

  1. Where are you from?

    Proctor, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    I love to get outdoors whether it be rollerblading, having a drink on the patio, hiking, and attending the Bayfront Summer Concerts.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    My favorite thing about my job is having the ability to work closely with all aspects of the team between the sales staff, design team, and production team members.  It's an amazing feeling when you can take a step back and see how far everything has come and it's all due in part to the pride each individual puts forth into their everyday role.

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Tim

  1. Where are you from?

    Duluth, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Playing banjo outside.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Helping customers choose the perfect tee and then getting to see our team print it perfectly. Getting to deliver tees and meet customers and see our work in stores and on bodies!

 
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Kylie

  1. Where are you from?

    Born in Bemidji, MN—now residing in Proctor, MN—soon to be living in Saginaw, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Build stuff with my boyfriend Isaac. Now we have a much larger project to build this summer, a house!

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Making artwork every chance I get! Also, the people I work with! They make me excited to come to work every day!

 
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Luke

  1. Where are you from?

    St Paul Park, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    I like to be outdoors, and go hiking or camping!

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    The atmosphere and working around a bunch of fun, young, motivated people.

 
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Rick

  1. Where are you from?

    I spent most of my childhood in Nisswa, MN and have been living in Duluth since 2008.

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Each summer I make sure to jump in Lake Superior as many times as I can. There are also lots of great trails and parks around town to enjoy the sunny season.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    My favorite part about working at DSP is seeing people's artwork come to life on a garment. It's a job where you can see your progress and take pride in the work that you do.

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Thomas

  1. Where are you from?

    St. Michael, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    I love to fly fish or be in Canal Park.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    My favorite parts of work are the people, and the unique type of work we get to do everyday.

 
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Anthony

  1. Where are you from?

    Duluth, Minnesota

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Kayaking, going down by the lake, and finding a new trail to explore.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Working in an energetic environment with a team that all want to help each other succeed.

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Mary

  1. Where are you from?

    St Paul Park, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Knitting all year round! and just enjoying the warm weather in Duluth while its here!

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    My favorite part about my job is getting to work with a talented group of people and provide a unique work place to support our team.

 
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Billy

  1. Where are you from?

    Mendota Heights, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Spending times outdoors, taking our dog Chloe for long walks, enjoying time at the lake and on the patio with a few adult beverages. 

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Working in a great environment with a awesome team.

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Brad

  1. Where are you from?

    Corcoran, MN.

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Camping up the shore with my family and fly-fishing whenever I can.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Embroidery is a good time for sure, but I would narrow it down to seeing the things you've decorated being worn around town as my favorite part.  Generally speaking though I like making things, and bringing designs to life with embroidery is a fun extension of my sewing background.

 
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Ian

  1. Where are you from?

    Proctor, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    The Great Lakes region provides some great fly fishing opportunities so I attempt to angle a few trout here and there. If I’m not doing that I’m either working or helping my wife Mary with a crazy home improvement project.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Everyday I come to work, I enjoy it.. We have a great opportunity as a young team to really do some unique things in the industry and for our local community. Each day, we get a little closer to that unique thing. I love what I do, everyday.

 
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Christian

  1. Where are you from?

    Brainerd, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Playing the jazz flute on the pier watching the ships

    go sailing.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Setting up and seeing a 4,5 or 6 color come to life

 
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WES

  1. Where are you from?

    Duluth, MN (The Outer Limits of Pike Lake)

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    I love to go mountain biking.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Using cleanup cards as ninja stars.

 
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Carson

  1. Where are you from?

    Plymouth, MN from 1997-2014, Duluth since then. But I like to mention that I was born in Albuquerque, NM

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Explore all the nature, play basketball outside, go to the beach, golf, sand volleyball leagues, Bayfront concerts

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Connecting with the people of other local businesses, pride in the products and services we sell, and the amazing people I'm fortunate to work with.

 
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Kyle

  1. Where are you from?

    London, England. UK, United Kingdom, Great Britain, Europe

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Making the most of the endless trails and hikes.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Being part of an exciting team that is always improving and pushing boundaries on what we can provide our customers.

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Luke

  1. Where are you from?

    St. Michael, MN

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    I love being outside, if it’s Park Point, fly fishing up the shore, or concerts at Bayfront Park.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    I love that I’m surrounded by hard working individuals who are all focused on growing and pushing our company everyday. I’m also blessed to be working with my brother, Thomas!

 
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SEAN

  1. Where are you from?

    I’m originally from Sartell, MN but have been in Duluth for over 16 years.

  2. What do you love to do in the summertime in Duluth?

    Take our dog Peter to swim in Lake Superior, enjoy a beer on a patio, and hike around town.

  3. What’s your favorite part about your job?

    Making new designs that people get to wear.