This is ESI
In 1979, Mr. Asherian along with his two sons, Philip and Farshad Asherian moved to the United States. The two brothers started working various part-time jobs. Within one year, Mr. Ehsan Asherian got his two sons and son-in-law, Mr. Mike Rad to start the same business that he was running overseas.
E&S International Enterprises, Inc. (ESI) was founded in 1980 as a branch of its parent company "The Ehsan Company", named after its founder Mr. Ehsan Asherian. The concept of ESI originates from Mr. Ehsan Asherian, who started his business in 1948 selling Philips-branded product overseas.
The business started as a distribution company for Norelco/Philips shavers and air cleaners. In 1983, Fariba Rad, the founder’s daughter, joined the company and started the distribution of ESI’s products to the Caribbean Islands.
ESI first started as a distribution company for Norelco and Philips branded products to now being a global group of companies. Based out of Van Nuys, California, ESI is now a distributor and manufacturer of an array of consumer products including electronics, appliances, housewares, and other general merchandise. ESI has expanded its customer base through global trade by importing products to the United States from countries such as Japan, Singapore, and Hong Kong. We operate in, and provide a gateway to a growing geography seeded in the United States, extending down into South and Central America, with an especially strong presence in México.
Our Strategic Business Units
Our Core Values
The satisfaction of our customer’s needs drive us to innovate, deliver and grow.
Direct and focused customer relations, efficient and scalable operations, financial strength and a culture of entrepreneurial and results driven employees continue to be the foundation of our success and growth.