team

Lenny Lombardi

President/CEO

Lenny has spent the last 25 making sure AVA Companies runs like a well-oiled machine.  Over the past quarter century, he grew as a leader holding the titles of Plant Manager, Director of Sales, Director of Operations, VP of Sales and Procurement, Executive Vice President to our President and CEO.  Lenny is a proud graduate of Villanova and enjoys riding motorcycles and boating.

Luigi Delfini

Vice President

Luigi has been with AVA Companies for over 10 years and in that time, he’s held the positions of Account Manager and Director of Operations. A graduate of SUNY New Paltz, Luigi worked in meat merchandising for over a decade prior.  In addition to knowing everything there is about the meat business, he continues to expand his knowledge of the world by reading and traveling.

Domenic Capul

Vice President

Domenic is an integral part of the company having been with AVA Companies for over 23 years working his way through the management ranks in the Warehouse, IT, Operations and Logistics departments. Domenic is a proud graduate of St. John’s University.  Aside from spending time with his 20-something kids, he enjoys carpentry and has owned several restaurants.

Louis Girgenti

Director Of Operations

AVA Companies is in Louis’ blood.  Having spent over 6 years with the firm after graduating from High Point University, he grew up watching his father, company founder Albert Girgenti, build the business from the ground up so he can continue the legacy.  When he’s not overseeing day-to-day operations, you will find Louis out on a boat enjoying some off-shore fishing.

Ariel Aristondo

Corporate Controller

Over the past 10 years, Ariel has held several positions at AVA from Quality Assurance, Cost Accounting, Purchasing, Accounts Payable and Receivable, Assistant Controller to his present role as Corporate Controller.  In fact, Ariel worked at AVA while studying for his degree in accounting from Suny College at Old Westbury.  His detailed knowledge of the company makes him an integral and valued member of the team. When he’s not crunching numbers, Ariel enjoys snowboarding, fishing, playing soccer, football, basketball, and many other outdoor activities.

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