Meet Our Staff

Florida Outdoor Equipment, Inc. (FOE) is a family owned and operated business that was established in 1976 as a wholesale distributor of quality outdoor power equipment, parts and accessories. Over the years, FOE has continued to grow, now operating from a 112,000 square foot facility on five acres of land. The facility has 12,000 square feet of office space and 100,000 square feet dedicated to parts, accessories and whole good inventory. FOE has 26 employees internally and 8 outside territory managers supported by 2 product managers to serve our customers.

Beth Forrester  Credit Manager / Accounts Receivable

Beth Forrester joined Florida Outdoor Equipment after an invitation from her father prompted an interview. One of the daughters of founders Dick and Peggy DeShetler, Beth has been with the company as AR/Credit Manager for over 20 years. She enjoys the daily challenges that come from managing a varied demographic of dealers and helping them meet specific goals as valued business partners. In her free time, Beth enjoys reading, fishing, watching movies and spending time with Budie, her pet parakeet, whose verbal skills never fail to make her laugh.


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  • Beth Forrester
  • Credit Manager / Accounts Receivable
  • Tel: (407) 295-5010 ext. 315
  • Years with FOE: 26
  • Sue Cockcroft
  • Accounts Receivable Assistant
  • Tel: (407) 295-5010 ext. 317
  • Years with FOE: 15
  • Cheryl Grafing
  • Accounts Payable
  • Tel: (407) 295-5010 ext. 314
  • Years with FOE: 18
  • Susan McCullough
  • Controller
  • Tel: (407) 295-5010 ext. 310
  • Years with FOE: 20