In 1996 John hired a young lady bound for design school on the East Coast. Shannon Hartinger brought back her passion and love for design, textiles and sales and helped propel the home-decor portion of John’s businesses. Shannon is now the Vice President of Operations, overseeing every aspect of the Hartinger Companies.
John’s son, Eric Hartinger, brings a real-estate and business background to the Hartinger Companies from his military service in the finance wing, as well as his Risk Management experience with a global financial institution.
John’s son, Alexander Hartinger, utilizes his BA in Marketing from UND and guides the businesses strategic marketing and branding efforts, while also employed with a global financial institution.