Our Feinest Staff

Our experienced staff is the heart of our business and we pride ourselves on being industry leaders when it comes to product knowledge. Whether you need a complete remodel, new build out or help with equipment, tabletop or smallwares our team has the knowledge and experience to get you the right solution at a great value, let’s meet the experts!


Todd Minkin


Todd has been with Fein Brothers over 28 years and purchased the business with his cousin Ben from the Fein family in 2009. Todd oversees all aspects of our day-to-day business, but his true passion is working with the hundreds of customers he has developed relationships with over the years.

Ben Minkin

Vice President

Ben has over 25 years of foodservice experience, 19 of those at Fein Brothers. Leading our design/build team, Ben creates efficient and effective food service operations designed to perform. Ben also has great relationships with local architects, general contractors and food service consultants to ensure a smooth project. When he’s not designing a kitchen, Ben loves taking in all that Milwaukee has to offer and he always has his finger on the pulse of our great city!

Inside Sales Team

Gary Plassmeyer

Director of Showroom Operation

Gary has been with Fein Brothers since 2015 and has over 10 years of front of the house managerial and ownership experience. As the Director of Showroom Operations, Gary is responsible for inventory management as well as directing inside sales. Gary’s passion outside of work? Baseball! His favorite team, without question, the Cardinals.

Mike Palay

Inside Sales Representative

Mike has been with Fein Brothers since 2005. Mike not only works in our showroom but also helps customers with complete design/build projects. When it comes to the complex world of commercial plumbing, Mike is the industry expert! When he’s not in the office, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys.

Curtis Starks

Inside Sales Representative

Curtis joined Fein Brothers in 2015 and brings over 17 years of restaurant experience. Curtis has extensive end user experience with hundreds of our showroom products. That experience ensures customers make the best choice for their application.


Sarah Klenk

Administrative Assistant, Accounts Receivable

Sarah has been with Fein Brothers since 2015, providing administrative support to the owners and sales staff in addition to managing accounts receivable. Sarah is also our graphic designer, developing promotional items for the company and brings 2 years of Foodservice experience to the table. Fun fact about Sarah, while she is originally from Minnesota, she lives in Wisconsin and is a die-hard Seattle Seahawks fan! (We don’t get it either!)

Jackie Bordak

Administrative Assistant, Purchasing

Jackie joined Fein Brothers in September of 2013. Starting as an administrative assistant, Jackie has become our lead purchaser, making sure our showroom is full and our customers get the products they need! Jackie has been in Food Service over 6 years and is a member of Cream City Clash and an active member of the South Milwaukee Lions Club.

Shipping & Receiving

Dean Anderson


Dean has over 5 years of experience in the Shipping & Receiving department and has been with Fein Brothers since 2014. With over 30,000 products in stock and thousands more coming in for custom projects, Dean makes sure they all get where they need to go!

Johnnie Hardwick


Johnnie has been with Fein Brothers since 2013. Johnnie’s key role is stocking our showroom and managing product inventory. Johnnie also assists our install team on large projects and keeps us all smiling with his positive attitude!

Delivery & Install

Eddie Saez

Delivery/Install Team Member

Eddie has been with Fein Brothers for over 10 years and has 25 years’ experience in food service. As our lead installer, Eddie ensures that every project goes smoothly. Whether it’s a new walk in cooler, complete new kitchen or shelving, Eddie and his team provide the best service in the industry! Eddie loves spending time with his family and collecting bobble heads!

Jesse Sandoval

Delivery/Install Team Member

Jesse has been with Fein Brothers since 2007 and is always able to come up with a creative solution to a challenge on the job site. No two projects are ever the same and all present unique challenges, Jesse has proven time and again he can get the job done! Jesse loves everything about baseball, but his favorite team, the Packers!

Chris Johnson

Delivery/Install Team Member, Service & Repairs

Chris joined Fein Brothers in 2014 and brings over 25 years of Food Service experience to our team. Chris is a key part of our install team and also repairs and refurbishes used equipment. When he’s not working, Chris loves tearing up the trails on his ATV!


Mike Michalski

Delivery/Install Team Member

Mike has over 23 years of Service and Repair experience in the Commercial Appliance Repair field. He has been with Fein Brothers since 2013 and takes pride in restoring, repairing and giving appliances a second life. When Mike is not in the office, he enjoys spending time at his home in the country with his family.