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The C. FOrbes Team

Chip Forbes

Chip Forbes
Founder/President

Chip founded C. Forbes, Inc. in 1998. A graduate of Virginia Tech, his enthusiasm for the outdoors often finds him fishing and hunting with his Labradors.

Sharon Forbes

Sharon Forbes
CX/HR

On board since Day 1, Sharon’s (Chip’s wife) many contributions include Customer Experience, administration, and Human Resources. 

Sam Forbes

Sam Forbes
Project Management

Son to Chip and Sharon, as a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College, Sam plays key roles in day-to-day operations, project management, and creative.

Cindy Steine

Cindy Stiene
Accounts/Finance

Cindy covers the roles of bookkeeping, accounting and finance. Originally from New York, she has much affection for her adopted Virginia home.

Smith Blake
Warehouse / Fulfillment

Joining our team in June 2021, Smith manages all warehouse and fulfillment activity. The VMI graduate brings the muscle and the smarts.

Kelli Eastwood
Sales Assistant

Joining our team in July 2022…coming soon.

Jason Fuller

Jason Fuller
Art/Design

This University Of North Alabama grad and U.S. Army vet brings a wide pallet of traditional and digital art skills to provide with much diversity to our capabilities.

Isabelle Folmer
Sales Associate

Joining our team in March 2022…coming soon.

Doug Stokes

Doug Stokes
Digital Development

Joining our team in July 2018, Doug manages all digital touchpoints. The University of North Alabama grad brings a wealth of experience in brand, marketing and content creation.

Will Toms
Custom Awards

Joining our team in May 2022…coming soon.