Nick Durchik - CEO
Nick attended college in Myrtle Beach, SC where he earned his degree in Business. Post-college, Nick started off his career as a PGA Golf Professional. Nick started his produce career working for a large produce packing facility in North Central Ohio. In 2014 he decided to venture into his own produce brokerage business and started Market Brothers, LLC. Nick is married with six children and is actively involved in coaching youth sporting activities.
Steve McFarland- VP of Sales and Marketing
Steve McFarland was born in Shelby, OH where he grew up on a large beef cattle and grain farm. Steve is a graduate of Mansfield Christian Highschool. Steve also attended the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY. Before joining the Market Brothers team, he worked in banking and finance for over 10 years. Now, Steve is the head of sales and business development for Market Brothers produce, specializing in onions, potatoes, and sweet potatoes. Steve spends his free time motorcycling and enjoys traveling with his wife.
Garrett Davis- East Coast Director of Sales
Garrett Davis was born in Champaign, IL but primarily grew up in New Market, MD, in Frederick County. Garrett received his Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. Garrett brings extensive knowledge of the food supply chain industry to the Market Brothers team. During his free time, he likes spending time with his son, cheering on the Chicago Bears, and paddle boarding.
Kadie Hoffman- Controller
Kadie Hoffman was born and raised in Shelby, OH and was a 2016 graduate of SHS. Kadie continued her education and is a 2017 graduate of North Central State College where she earned an associate degree in Business Administration. Kadie then furthered her education and earned her Bachelor's in Business Management at The Fisher College of Business through The Ohio State University. She is our key employee in the administrative department, overseeing compliance and accounting at Market Brothers. Kadie enjoys fitness and playing softball.
Brooklyn Pelkey- Office Assistant
Brooklyn Pelkey was raised in Bellville, OH and was a 2018 graduate of Clear Fork Valley Highschool. Before joining the Market Brothers team, she attended Mason Anthony School studying art & Science. In 2019, she moved to Birmingham, Alabama for a leadership internship at Church of The Highlands.Now Brooklyn is the Key Office Assistant. Brooklyn spends her free time serving at her church and traveling with family and friends.