Kitchener, ON, July 22, 2014 - Flanagan Foodservice is pleased to announce the appointment of Barry Reid as Vice President, Sales and Marketing effective July 21, 2014. Barry will be accountable for Flanagan's overall sales and marketing strategy. In addition, he will be accountable for Multi-Unit Sales and Account Management, including the Healthcare segment.
Reid joined the Flanagan team in 2007 as a National Chain Manager, bringing over 22 years of experience within the foodservice industry, including 13 years in management positions. Barry was promoted to Director, Multi-Unit Accounts and led the Key Accounts team for two years before being promoted to the position of Division Vice-President at the Kitchener Branch in 2012.
"Barry's strong contributions and leadership are a huge asset," said Paul Keery, COO of Flanagan Foodservice. "With his background in Multi-Units and experience in Operations, Barry will be key in enabling the success of our customers and ensuring that Flanagan's grows its brand as the premier distributor to foodservice operators in Ontario."