About TekBrands

At AccuQuilt, AccuCut and Custom Shape Pros, we constantly strive to deliver an exceptional customer experience and quality products that save valuable time. Quilters, educators, craft retailers, paper crafters, stationery designers, as well as professionals from medical, automotive, packaging and advertising fields experience first-hand the unique culture created by our dynamic and innovative employees.

Management Team

The TekBrands companies and team are led by a group of experienced and energetic business professionals that each boasts important strengths in their respective areas of expertise. Our management team specializes in guiding our companies to explore and exploit the best new business opportunities, setting the stage for continuous growth.

Steve Nabity - CEO

Also known as our "Chief Energizing Officer", Steve built TekBrands' first company, AccuCut, in 1990. With his outstanding vision and business experience, the companies of TekBrands have grown to be the successes they are today. Steve is a Nebraska Cornhusker who loves his BIG RED football, even with a mechanical engineering degree from Iowa State University and an MBA from the University of Kansas. Steve tends to equate business to coaching a football team and his employees are all too familiar with his quotable sayings, which have been dubbed "Steve-isms". Steve married his high school sweetheart and has two great kids on earth and one in heaven. He is happiest in the great outdoors hunting or traveling with family.

Greg Gaggini - President

Greg is a veteran of the marketing world with more than 20 years of executive management experience. Greg has enjoyed taking his business experience to the next level over the past three years, allowing his inner entrepreneur to emerge while leading the company in new directions and developing new business ventures. Greg has a diverse background in sales, marketing, finance and consulting as a result of working for world-leading brands such as Speigel Inc., Oriental Trading Company and Infogroup. He has launched, managed and worked at companies and subsidiaries ranging from $100 million to $3 billion in revenue. Greg occupies his free time with hunting, fishing and taking trips to Wisconsin with his family.

Jamie Nichols - Controller

Jamie joined the TekBrands team as controller in 2012 after fine-tuning her skills in the manufacturing industry. She loves being a part of a team that is focused on being the best at what they do, which is the very reason Jamie was attracted to TekBrands. Jamie's proven ability to improve operations and maximize profits makes her the perfect fit for TekBrands' forward-thinking culture. Jamie thrives on the new knowledge, challenges and opportunities she faces everyday. Jamie was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. She keeps herself plenty busy outside of the office with her two boys and working on her master's degree, yet still finds time to let her creative juices flow with the occasional craft project.

Jill Mellott - Corporate Purchasing Manager

Jill's responsibility of corporate purchasing manager is an integral part of the TekBrands team. After working as a buyer in the retail industry for 15 years, her strong negotiation and analytical skills have given her the quality experience she needs to ensure the continuous growth that TekBrands companies strive for. Jill loves to be challenged by her peers and loves being a part of a dedicated and intelligent team of people. Born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, Jill loves spending time outdoors with her husband and two daughters, who are the light of her life.

Justin Tefft - Director of Operations

Justin has had the opportunity to grow his professional skills with TekBrands companies since 2009. Originally managing the customer support team, he soon transitioned to the operations and manufacturing side of the business. He was confident this was a natural fit for his skill set and was excited about his next big professional challenge. A problem solver, people person, and process-driven natural leader, Justin believes his role as a manager is to prepare his team members for their next great opportunity. He enjoys learning foreign languages and traveling the world. His love of technology is apparent in his constant search for the "next cool gadget".

Contact Us

TekBrands   |   8843 South 137th Circle, Omaha, NE 68138   |   info@tekbrandsllc.com