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Meet the Team

Jeff Smollon, President

Phone: (267) 462-4203
Email: jeff@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Jeff joined UEP in 1998 as a salesman in the Venting Division. In 2011 he transitioned to the Commercial Products Division as Vice President of Sales.  A few years later, Jeff was promoted to President of Sales  overseeing all sales operations for the entire company (Balt/DC office and Greater Philadelphia office).  In 2018, Jeff split off the PA, NJ, DE office into a separate entity, now called UEP Northeast. Today, Jeff is fully focused on this market as Owner & President of UEP Northeast.

Education: Randolph Macon College – BA – Business & Economics, 1998

Joe Palmeri, Vice President

Phone: (215) 378-0330
Email: joe@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Joe joined UEP in 2017, after 13 years with United Technologies – Carrier, where his most recent role was as Area Commercial Sales Manager for PA, NJ & DE.  Joe has been serving the mechanical contractors and engineers of PA/NJ markets since 2005.

Education: Villanova University, College of Engineering – BS – Mechanical Engineering, 2005

Villanova University, School of Business – MBA – Masters Business Administration, 2009

Josh Rossman
Director of Engineering Sales

Phone: (610) 425-7974
Email: josh@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Josh joined UEP (Maryland) in 2001, after 7 years with Fulton, where he served as a Steam applications engineer. In 2011, UEP moved Josh to the Philadelphia area to head up what would later become UEP Northeast.  Josh is a career boiler industry veteran with 20+ year of experience spanning from manufacturing to engineering and sales.

Education: Alfred University – BS – Mechanical Engineering, 1994

Patrick Egan
Director of Venting Division

Phone: (410) 693-8787
Email: Patrick@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Patrick joined UEP (Maryland) in 2012, out of college, where he first served as a Venting Estimator/Project Manager.  In 2015, UEP moved Patrick to the Philadelphia area as a Venting Specialist for what would later become UEP Northeast. Patrick is proficient in Venting, design, natural & mechanical draft calculations, CAD and field site surveys & measurements.  Patrick is a career Venting & Mechanical draft expert available to all UEP Northeast’s customers.

Education: Randolph Macon College – BA – Environmental Studies, 2012

Ryan Kennedy
Sales Engineer

Phone: (267) 462-4206
Email: ryan@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Ryan is a recent graduate of Rowan University where he obtained degree in Mechanical Engineering. He will focus on equipment sales, specifically hydronic & steam boilers.

Education: Rowan University, College of Engineering – BS Mechanical Engineering, 2022

Andrew Wenri
Sales Engineer

Phone: (267) 874-9997
Email: Andrew@UEPNorthesast.com

Work History: Andrew recently relocated from Chicago, where he had 6 years of experience selling Camus boilers, pumps, and flue material. He will focus on the design and sales of hydronic boilers and venting.

Education: Lehigh University – BS – Mechanical Engineering, 2008

Glenn Hall
Sales Engineer

Phone: (267) 874-9999
Email: glenn@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Glenn has been selling commercial boilers in the Philadelphia market for 30+ years. He worked at a couple local manufacturer representatives, including the Baase Company, before coming aboard at UEP Northeast.

Education: Various sales & technical certificates at Fulton, Camus and other manufacturers.

Christine Tate
Corporate Accountant

Phone: (215) 380-6127 ex. 105
Email: christine@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Christine joined the UEP Northeast team in 2018 in an administrative position. During the prior two years, Christine served in the non-profit community as a business manager and bookkeeper. From 2008 – 2016, Christine was the office manager and bookkeeper for a small, family-owned business specializing in rental property management and general contracting. Christine’s early professional career included 18 years in operations and marketing for three financial services companies.

Education: Widener University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 1989

St. Joseph’s University, Master of Business Administration, 1996

Adam Robertino
Parts & Service Coordinator

Phone: (267) 462-4200
Email: adam@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Adam started at UEP Northeast in July 2023. He began his career in the HVAC and Sheetmetal world as a lead estimator and inventory specialist.

Education: East Stroudsburg University, BS Applied Mathematics with Concentration in Finance, 2016

Mark Gildersleeve
Service Technician

Phone: (856) 308-2866
Email: mark@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: Mark came aboard UEP Northeast in early 2019 and quickly became a valued member of the team. He’s spent his entire career in heating, combustion, and ventilation as an installer and service technician.

Education: Fulton Hot Water Boiler Certified, Fulton Steam Boiler Certified, Enervex Fan & Controls Certified, Camus Boiler Certified

John Dvoracek
Service Technician

Phone: (215) 986-3178
Email: john@UEPNortheast.com

Work History: John started at UEP Northeast in early 2023. He began his career in the US Navy on the USS Sacramento operating four 600 psi D-type superheated boilers. Due to his passion for boilers and combustion, he continued working in this field thru various roles at mechanical contractors, service companies & boiler manufacturers.

Education: U.S. Navy Boiler Technician (BT), Various Boiler Factory Certifications