Dix Jarman is the owner and CEO of Sunburst Shutters. Dix graduated from Brigham Young University with a business degree. He opened the Las Vegas Sunburst Shutters showroom with his wife. Thanks to their hard work and optimistic nature, they created the most successful store location in Sunburst Shutters Corporation’s history. From Vegas, Dix opened the Hawaii showroom; and from there continued to further establish the overall future success of the company.
As CEO, Dix directs the day-to-day operations of North America’s largest shutter company. He is heavily immersed in quality control, manufacturing, operations, and sales; regularly consults with showrooms and dealers worldwide.
QUOTE: “It’s true that Sunburst offers the best product in the shutter industry. But make no mistake—we are successful because we’ve hired the best people who are truly committed to doing whatever it takes to exceed customer expectations every day.”
FAVORITE SHUTTER STORY: Many of the families who bought shutters from me have become very good friends. It’s great that we offer a product and service that sparks lifelong relationships.
Kurt Taylor is a seasoned professional with a Juris Doctorate degree from Brigham Young University. In addition to starting his own private practice, he has experience in corporate law. Kurt serves as Sunburst’s in-house legal counsel and Chief Operations Officer, supervising legal affairs, corporate governance, ethics and compliance, intellectual property, financial transactions and general corporate matters. He provides leadership and direction to the company’s management staff and outside counsel.
FAVORITE SHUTTER STORY: Learning that our shutters made a Nashville customer so happy that she cried throughout the installation. That’s amazing.
Tracy Metrovich holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She is responsible for overseeing all financial and internal control activities, including financial planning and reporting, accounting, tax and treasury. Tracy also controls the day-to-day operations of the Sunburst showroom locations, the manufacturing division and national sales program management.
FAVORITE SHUTTER STORY: The installation of shutters in her own home. Nothing speaks to the quality of a product quite like an employee that personally uses and loves the product.
Having owned and operated his own full-service ad agency, John Barnes has a comprehensive understanding of sales & marketing integration.
At Sunburst, John directs the customer experience, branding efforts, website programs, national advertising campaigns, and sales promotions. He also leads the product development efforts.
FAVORITE SHUTTER STORY: Being invited to build shutters for ABC TV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition on multiple occasions. Those are very special shutter jobs.