Employee Profiles

At Metallix, we pride ourselves on offering customers a more personal and transparent experience in their cash-for-gold sales process. We’d like to introduce you to the members of our team who work directly with your precious metal scrap.

Below is a list of our current staff, accompanied by a brief bio. You can also check out our “Who We Are” video to gain a first-hand look at our sales process.

Nick Bufano, Precious Metals Buyer and General Manager

Nick is the general manager and a precious metal buyer at Metallix Direct Gold. He oversees the daily operations of the company, and supports the exchange of information between Metallix Direct Gold and Metallix Refining.

He is a 2009 graduated of Montclair State University. Nick enjoys playing golf, eating ice cream and spending time with his friends and family.

Read more about Nick in his Employee Spotlight blog post.

Email: nicholasb@metallixdirectgold.com
Phone: (732) 945-4132

Luis Marini, Assistant Marketing Manager

Luis is the assistant marketing manager at Metallix Direct Gold. He is responsible for strategic planning and execution of the Metallix marketing and advertising initiatives, infrastructure and IT.

He is a 2009 graduate of Monmouth University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business marketing and management, as well as a minor in Spanish.

Luis is an avid soccer fan, closely following the Barcelona and Liverpool soccer clubs. He is also a New York Giants fan. His hobbies include drawing, reading, guitar, soccer and longboarding.

Read more about Luis in his Employee Spotlight blog post.

Email: luism@metallixrefining.com
Phone: (732) 945-4137

Rocky Leiner, Precious Metals Buyer

Rocky is a precious metals buyer at Metallix. His primary responsibilities include the management of social media and online marketing activities.

He is a 2010 graduate of Red Bank Regional, and was the captain of the wrestling team. Rocky enjoys snowboarding, wakeboarding and going to the beach.

Read more about Rocky in his Employee Spotlight blog post.

Email: Rockyl@metallixdirectgold.com
Phone: (732) 945-4132

Rick Brandt, Precious Metals Buyer

Rick is a precious metals buyer at Metallix. His primary responsibilities include developing and nurturing relationships with precious metal sellers. Rick enjoys sports and cheers for the New York Jets.

Read more about Rick in his Employee Spotlight blog post.

Email: Rickb@metallixdirectgold.com
Phone: (732)-945-4132

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