Our President, Mario Parisi, has just announced the appointment of Ed Medlock as the company’s new Executive Vice President.
Ed has been with us for several months in a consulting capacity, helping us develop company-wide improvement strategies. Now, in his new role, he responsible for Systems Foodservice, Sales/Customer Service, Procurement, Operations, and Logistics at our Distribution Centers in Fairborn, Ohio, and Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Most recently Ed served as Senior Vice President of Distribution, Logistics and Program Management for QSCC, Inc., the Wendy’s purchasing Co-op. Prior to his 14 years in the Wendy’s Restaurant system, he held a variety of management positions in the former PepsiCo restaurant (Now YUM Brands) Distribution operations, both domestically and internationally.
“Ed brings more than 30 years of foodservice distribution and chain restaurant distribution management experience,” says Mario. “And his background, what he brings to the table, is exceptional in that he’s been successful on both the distributor and customer sides. We have absolute confidence his perspective will add tremendous value to our operation.”
Welcome the family, Ed!