Customer Service
Julie Chekenian

Julie Chekenian is the Customer Service Supervisor. She began at Home Care Industries in May of 2004. Julie supervises and coordinates the activities of the customer service department. She facilitates with other departments and management to ensure all customer orders and requests are handled effectively and efficiently. Julie recently transitioned from Customer Service Specialist to Customer Service Supervisor and moved from NJ to VA to help with the start up of our new facility.

Julie worked for 12 years for Baker Linen Company, Inc. manufacturer/distributor of Hotel, Motel, Restaurant linen supplies. She served as a purchasing assistant, inventory control associate, collections associate and customer service representative.

Julie enjoys spending time with friends and family. She enjoys cooking, baking and a variety of crafts including jewelry making.

Barbara Acker

Barbara Acker is a Customer Service Representative. She started working at Home Care Industries in August of 2005. Barb is responsible for all customer service functions for Dollar General, Menard's, Amazon and Eacess accounts. Before joining HCI, Barb worked as a Guest Service Agent at Harrah's Hotel & Casino, and a Reception and Showroom manager at a local NJ car dealership.

Barb enjoys listening to music, traveling and spending time with her family and Maltese dog.

Carole Richards

Carole Richards is a Customer Service Representative. She began working at Home Care Industries in February of 1996. Carole is responsible for all customer service functions for Kmart/Sears, Rug Doctor, Ace Hardware, C&S Grocers, Safeway and Rite Aid. Before joining HCI, Carole owned her own company.

Carole enjoys reading, fishing, riding on her husband's Harley and spending time with friends, family and her English Sheepdog.

Julia Young

Julia Young is a Customer Service Rep and she started at HCI on August 1, of 2011. Julia is responsible for working with our customers from entering in order to the final shipping documentations. Julia worked with Home Depot for over 6 years, becoming a supervisor for the Contractor Desk.

Julia enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends. She is setting up a pottery studio as well as renovating her home.