Our Team - Advance Scale

Our Team

Our Leadership

Andre Amoroso
Andre Amoroso

Vice President of Sales and Operations.

Andre has been part of the ADVANCE team for over 8 years. Getting his start in sales and specializing in designing solutions to fill customer need. He has also held roles through the company including Marketing, Systems Integration, and Project Management. Andre has recently moved from his role as Project Manager and Heavy Capacity Sales, to take on an expanded role as the Vice President of Sales and Operations. Andre will now be focusing on service and company growth for ADVANCE.

Chris LiCalzi
Chris LiCalzi

North New Jersey and New York Account Manager

Chris LiCalzi is a member of the ADVANCE sales team who is new to the weighing industry. His territory consists of the North New Jersey and Greater New York City Area and he is focused on light, medium, and heavy capacity scale solutions as well as material handling products and services in the region. Chris has many years of sales experience in the beverage and custom packaging industries. He is determined to provide great customer service and finding the right solution to meet or exceed the expectations of customers.

Steve Dishon, CWP
Steve Dishon, CWP

Maryland & Mid-Atlantic Account Manager

Steve has been in the industrial weighing industry for 40+ years. During his career he has been a bonded weighmaster, a scale service technician, a salesman with a focus on systems and truck scales, a sales manager and a regional manager for a manufacturer covering from Maine to Georgia. Steve is a CWT, CWS & CWP (Certified Weighing Technician, Salesperson & Professional) with the International Society of Weighing & Measurement (ISWM) and has held various offices with that organization including the office of President. Steve brings his many years of experience to help customers find the right solutions for their weighing needs.

Nick Zanghi
Nick Zanghi

Systems Integration Manager

Nick has been with ADVANCE for over 8 years. He has 17 years of experience in the scale industry. Starting as a trainee with Digital Scales INC. in 1998, Nick has filled many rolls including Senior Service Technician, Service Supervisor, Area Sales Manager and is currently the System Integration Manger for ADVANCE. Nick brings his many years of experience with light and medium capacity scales, and System Integration into creating custom solutions that increase productivity for ADVANCE customers.

Dimitri Papadakis
Dimitri Papadakis

Greater Philadelphia Area Account Manager

Dimitri has proudly been a part of the ADVANCE Team for over 3 years. He comes from a Sales and Management background with over 10 years of experience. He is well versed, specializing in Light, Medium and Heavy Capacity Scale Solutions for the DE, NJ and PA Territories. In addition to his scale expertise, Dimitri has been helping ADVANCE grow our Material Handling division. He has managed many large projects including, but not limited to – Mezzanines, Racking, Modular Offices, Partitions, Industrial Curtains and Dock Equipment. Dimitri is very passionate about his profession and prides himself in helping customers find the right solution for their weighing and material handling needs.

Paul Gerard
Paul Gerard

North New Jersey and New York Account Manager

Paul has been in the industrial weighing industry for 38 years. The past 13 have been with ADVANCE. During his career, he has held positions in Service, Engineering, Product design, Applications engineering, Quality assurance and Sales Management. Paul works in the North Jersey, and New York area including all of the NY boroughs. Paul brings his many years of experience to help customers find the right solution for all types of scale applications.

Chad Holmes
Chad Holmes

Maryland & Mid-Atlantic Account Manager

Chad brings to ADVANCE his experience in Sales and Project Management, with a background in civil construction, creating customized solutions for companies in both the private and public sectors. At ADVANCE, Chad specializes in Material Handling as well as Heavy & Medium capacity scales within the Mid-Atlantic Region of Maryland, DC , VA and lower Pennsylvania. Chad brings his high-energy approach and dedication to customer service to deliver streamlined and profitable solutions for ADVANCE customers.

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