The Sales Team
Jani McConnell, National Sales Manager
Born in Shanghai, Jani grew up in California with a penchant for international culture and travel. Soon after graduating from UCLA with a degree in Business-Economics and Accounting, Jani joined the Ainong team to develop business operations. She now serves as National Sales Manager and her favorite part of her job is getting to work side-by-side with her clients to streamline and innovate.
Likes: Hot Cheetos, Disneyland, Breaking Bad, fluffy golden retrievers, hiking, martial arts, all-you-can-eat sushi
Fun fact: Jani’s favorite place that she’s been is the Amazon rainforest – where she witnessed magical pink dolphins, fished for piranhas and then had to catch her meals (she starved)!
Adsanai Vongsa, West Coast Sales Rep
Adsanai “Addy” Vongsa was born in Thailand, and raised in Orange County, California. He studied fashion design and marketing at California State University Long Beach. He has an affinity for travel and food. He has an Australian Shepherd puppy named King Henry. He is now in charge of sales for the west coast.
Likes: Spicy anything, Sushi, Sci-Fi, ice cream, coffee!
Fun Fact: Addy loves to play tennis, and he used to be in marching band.
Paul Kim, Midwest Sales Manager
Paul was born in the Midwest, and grew up in Los Angeles, California. He enjoys meeting people from all different backgrounds, and loves all kinds of car culture. He also enjoys traveling the world, and soaking in the different city and rural lifestyles. He is currently managing sales operations for the Midwest region.
Fun fact: Lived in Sweden, spoke Swedish, and is related to a Swedish baron that owns a castle.
Janette Murphy, East Coast Sales Manager
Janette is Ainong’s sales manager for the eastern US. She was born and raised in the golden state of California, specifically Los Angeles. She attended the University of Southern California (Fight On Trojans!), and enjoys watching college football. Other interests include: travel, exploring new dining experiences, and tearing up the dance floor.
Fun fact: Janette got to swim with stingrays at the Cayman Islands, and had the joy of feeding them and got the opportunity to kiss one!
The Accounting Team
Shannon Pascascio, Accounting Manager
Hola! I’m a friendly city dweller who has a hard time saying no to a round trip to almost anywhere in the world. Aside from studying and working in Finance, I absolutely adored exploring the fast changing and creative aspects of Apparel Design and Marketing. Being able to work with amazing people at Ainong Plastics is truly a dream come true! Send me a hello and smile when you get a chance, I promise you’ll get one back!
Fun Fact: When I'm not speaking English or Spanglish, I'm using my hands to communicate in ASL.
Sam Wheelock, Accounting/Administrative Assistant
Sam Wheelock is from New Orleans, Louisiana and moved to Los Angeles in September 2016. He graduated from Louisiana State University with a bachelor’s and master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Sports Commerce. He loves all sports, working out and anything that is competitive and active. He enjoys traveling, social events, and experiencing new foods, especially spicy ones! Currently, Sam is the Accounting/Administrative Assistant for the office.
Fun Fact: Has recorded rap music with his brother since high school and re-established a fraternity, Phi Iota Alpha, while in college.