Meet Our Staff | Al's Awning Shop in Erie, PA

With over 50 years of experience, our friendly staff at Al's Awning Shop in Erie, PA has the knowledge and expertise that you're looking for. 

Michele  Quadri Butterfield

Michele Quadri Butterfield

Owner
Marketing
P: 814-456-6262     F: 814-456-6264

At the age of 10, Michele Quadri Butterfield began sewing for Al's Awning Shop, a company started by her grandparents. She recalls putting grommets in tarps and tents for many hours at the family owned business. Customers have seen Michele grow-up while she worked with her dad during the summers. After receiving her degree in Business Management from the University of Dayton, Quadri returned to the company that her grandparents started and was ready to step in as third generation.

Jamie  DiNicola

Jamie DiNicola

Co-Owner
Sales
P: 814-456-6262     F: 814-456-6264

Jamie DiNicola has been with Al's Awning Shop for over 30 years. Starting as a tent installing at the age of 14, Jamie worked along side his dad Ed DiNicola to learn the installation of awnings. As Jamie went on to study business at Gannon University he continued to work at Al's during the summer. Upon graduation he started mentoring under Dave Quadri as a salesman.

Ollie

Ollie

Fabric Technician
Awning Fabrication

Dedicated to providing our customers the best service! Ollie has all worked for Al's for over 5 years.

Lindsey  Thompkins

Lindsey Thompkins

Fabric Technician
Awning Fabrication

Lindsey is one of our Canvas Technicians and he specializes in sewing. His responsibilities include new awning fabrication, awning repairs, boat covers new and repair, truck covers and kinds of industrial fabric parts. Lindsey's favorite product to sew is a brand new custom deck/patio awning, when he gets into a rhythm of sewing a canopy awning, you might just catch him singing as sews.