Our People

DON PICKLER

Founder

Don founded Outdoor Dimensions in 1974 after working in the building industry for many years. Under his leadership the company grew from a small shop into a large design and fabrication facility. In 2011 Don turned the company reins over to his son, Brian Pickler.

BRIAN PICKLER

Owner and President

Brian began as a part-time installer in 1992 while still attending college. After graduating Brian supervised our Installation team, served as an Account Executive and was our Sales Manager before becoming owner and president of Outdoor Dimensions in 2011.

VALERIE HARDMAN

Vice President of Sales and Client Relations

Valerie has been with Outdoor Dimensions for 28 years. She began her career in the residential homebuilding industry in 1978 working for The Donald Bren Company. She currently serves as Vice President of Councils for the Building Industry Association of Southern California Governing Board, as well as serves on the Board of Directors of the Orange County BIA. She is also Past President and still serves on the Boards of 55+ Housing Council and the Greater Sales and Marketing Council of Southern California. In 2010, she was honored to receive the B.J. Stewart Women’s Achievement Award; in 2011 the A.Gary Anderson Memorial Associate of Excellence Award; and in 2013 The Gwen Roseberry Award for her service to the BIA of Orange County. In 2004, she received the President’s Award from the Senior Housing Council and has received the Volunteer of the Year award from the Sales and Marketing Council and the 55+ Housing Council.

SALES TEAM...always thinking outside of the box

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE TEAM

In Production we have a total of 55 employees, including the Purchasing supervisory positions. In Installation we have a total of 26, including the supervisory positions. In Sales we have a total of 24 employees, including the supervisory positions. In Sign Design, Multi-Family, & Interior Design we have a total of 25 employees, including the supervisory positions. In Admin, IT, & Finance we have a total of 20 employees, including supervisory positions.

Outdoor Dimensions employs the following positions.

PRODUCTION

  • Sign Fabricator
  • Welder
  • Vinyl Application
  • Production Artist
  • Display Fabricator
  • Paint/Spray Finisher
  • CNC Router Operator
  • Seamstress
  • Warehouse Foreman
  • Warehouse Assistant

DESIGN & ESTIMATING

  • Graphic Artist
  • Sign Designer
  • Multifamily Design Specialist
  • Interior Designer
  • Estimator

ADMIN

  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • Receptionist
  • I.T. support
  • Payroll
  • Purchasing
  • HR
  • Accounting

INSTALLATION

  • Lead Installer
  • Installer
  • Installation Assistant

SALES

  • Account Executive
  • Sales Assistant/Coordinator
  • Permitting Specialist
  • Weekend Services Coordinator