Meet our Team
Jessica Hackney Sales Director
Jessica is responsible for overseeing the Approved Micro team. Jessica has a reputation for building long lasting relationships with her clients. Her extensive experience in vendor relations, customer service and process development has helped take Approved Micro and the team to the next level.
Jessica graduated from San Diego State University with a bachelor's degree in Communications and a minor in Marketing. Jessica loves traveling the world with her husband, daughter and son. Jessica believes “Life is a gift. Don’t waste it” Nikhil Gautam.
Jason Hackney Account Executive
Jason is responsible for sales, business development and relationship building. Jason has been in the IT industry since 2014 and enjoys helping his clients find solutions.
Jason enjoys running, weight training, snowboarding, and spending time with his wife and 2 children. He is passionate about fitness and enjoys distance running and has run multiple half marathons and has a full marathon and triathlon on the calendar. Jason is a fan of Muhammad Ali and connects with this quote from the boxer… “I hate every minute of training. But I said, don’t quite. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.”
Adam DeLuca Account Executive
Adam is responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with resellers, product managers, executives, and sales teams within our expanding customer base. Adam joined the team in 2018 and prior to that he spent 10 years working as an Account Executive for a major guitar manufacturer based in San Diego, CA where he worked with chain accounts, international distributors, and independent retailers.
Adam graduated from San Diego State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management. During his free time, he likes being outside and enjoying nature. He also enjoys surfing, snowboarding, travel, live music, spending time with his wife and dog, and good food and drinks with friends and family.
Drew Gaarenstroom Inside Sales Representative
Drew handles the internal processing and management of orders. Drew additionally aids with business development and client relationships.
Drew recently graduated from the University of Washington with a B.A. in Communications and a Sales Certificate from the Foster School of Business. In Drew’s free time, you can either find Drew on the golf course with some friends or out at Huntington Pier trying to catch some waves. Drew is a firm believer in “The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today”.