Embark on an exhilarating journey as we introduce you to DuckByte’s dynamic duo of account executives: Chander Morales and Val Hirschhorn. Prepare to be captivated by their irresistible charm, unmatched expertise, and a shared passion for revolutionizing the business landscape.
Chandre is a multi-talented Renaissance man, excelling in tennis, music, knifemaking, armoring, woodworking, and entrepreneurship. He has trained in tennis since 2009, competing at the state level three times and securing the 3rd singles position during his senior year. Chandre is also a skilled pianist and composer, having created over 20 songs and performed a solo concert. His expertise extends to knifemaking, armoring, and woodworking, where he crafts custom pieces and has won awards for his work. In addition, Chandre manages six small businesses, offering services like tennis coaching and knife sharpening. He is an avid learner, self-teaching various skills through online resources and taking courses in marketing and copywriting. With a diverse skill set and a passion for continuous growth, Chandre is always seeking new opportunities to make an impact in multiple domains.
Valerie Hirschhorn is an experienced business development and sales professional with a diverse background in various industries. She has a proven track record of initiating new accounts and maintaining strong customer relationships. Valerie’s professional experience includes roles at Shaklee Corporation as an Ambassador, Maharishi International University as a Development Gift Officer and in Research and Annual Fund Solicitation, as well as positions at CERT ID, LLC and Genetic ID Laboratories for new business development and sales. She has achieved significant sales growth in these roles and has worked with clients from leading enterprise and SMB consumer and industrial food and agricultural brands. Valerie also has experience in advertising sales for print media and has held a VP/Director of Partnerships position at Twin Galaxies Company. She has a BFA in Printmaking and has completed various certificate courses in fundraising and development.