Employee Spotlight: Derek Morman

Derek MormanDerek Morman is committed to providing Rodem’s exceptional service to our online customers as our e-commerce specialist.  In this role, he works to support and execute all efforts of e-commerce sales both internally and externally.  



Derek came to Rodem in 2018 in the finance department where he learned the sanitary processing industry and became an integral part of our Rodem team.  In 2020 he took on the challenge of helping to launch Rodem’s e-commerce website, which he manages today. 

What is Your Favorite Part of Your Job?

Getting to know new customers and creating a relationship/experience that makes them want to continue using Rodem as a resource for all their sanitary processing needs.

What Is the Coolest Thing on Your Desk?

My Cleveland Cavaliers Donovan Mitchell bobblehead.

What’s the Best Piece of Professional Advice Someone Has given You?

“The function of sales is not to sell, but to help the customer buy.”

What Are Your Hobbies or Interests Outside of Work?

Going fishing, watching football, hanging out with friends, being with family, playing video games, and traveling to new places.

Do You Have a Personal Philosophy That Drives You? What Is It?

Have a good outlook and attitude in life, it’s one of the few things we can control.

Derek's Favorites

  • Movie– The Revenant & Parasite
  • TV Show– Game of Thrones
  • Vacation Destination– Clearwater, Florida
  • Sports Team– Ohio State Buckeyes
  • BookDaniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer by John Mack Faragher