Todd Shelton has nearly 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, manufacturing and management. He has started four companies from scratch, three within the gaming industry as well as a distillery in Astoria, Oregon with a partner.
He and his company, Performance Games Inc., helped Olhausen billiards get into the shuffleboard, soccer table and air hockey table market and continue to work with them in the game table market.
In 2006, he founded and solely owns Performance Games Inc. PGI manufactures and has product manufactured to it's engineered specifications in shuffleboard, air hockey, soccer tables, dome hockey, and electronic dart machines - primarily for the consumer market.
Before that, he was one of the founders of Shelti, Inc. Shelti engineered and manufactured coin-operated and home pool tables, soccer tables, electronic darts while having it's dome and air hockey tables manufactured to it's engineering specifications by another company. During the company's first six years, he served as the Vice-President and Officer on the board of directors.
The first business he founded was Recrooms.com in 1997, where the company sold and distributed home operated games, primarily to consumers. In the company's second year in business, it was recognized as one of the largest resellers of premium and commercial table games in the industry. The company's internet work was recognized as one of the country's "Top 500" e-commerce companies for 3 straight years, and annually awarded 5-Star ratings for service.
Todd's accomplishments are fueled by an intense personal interest in whatever the product. Having been exposed, through his family, to design and manufacturing all his life, Todd not only understands the products he represents- how they're manufactured, what they are made of, how they work- he genuinely enjoys them. It is that combination of passion for business and "hands-on" knowledge that has contributed most to the successes to date and will continue to apply whatever it is he does!