doug-hayesDoug has been around from Artisan’s beginning, helping to form the idea and philosophy of our company. As David’s father, he has been a truly instrumental figure in all major planning and organizing of the business. As Director of Operations, Doug’s responsibilities include all of the ‘fun’ things such as budgeting, business forecasting, and being a sounding board for new ideas and practices. Doug has wide and extensive experience in businessmanagement, sales and marketing, and Human Relations. His ability to counsel and coach others is what makes him truly irreplaceable. Doug and his wife Amy enjoy gardening, reading, and spending time with their growing number of grandbabies.