BBI promoted four leading associates, giving our team opportunities for advancement and growth. We also strategically recruited new talent, hiring not just to fill today's job openings but to position our organization for effective long-term success.
The month of July marked a significant milestone at BBI. The promotion of not one but four of our most seasoned associates, and the welcoming of new talent to our company, gives us a competitive edge and sets opportunities for exponential growth.
New Talent: Meredith Holt Shaw
Meredith joined BBI on July 5, 2022, as our new Senior Vice President of Client Relationships.Meredith comes to us as a highly experienced professional, having worked for many years in the candy and snack industry with top manufacturing companies. Her role at BBI will be client and industry-facing, with her focus on broadening our overall sales businesses.
Promotion: Stacey Rutherford
Stacey has been at BBI for 22 years and has been part of the candy and confectionery industry for 27 years. She has been promoted to Vice President of Family Dollarand will be inducted this year into the Candy Hall of Fame.
Promotion: Glen Gauthier
Glen has been at BBI for 13 years and has been part of the candy and confectionery industry for 33 years. He has been promoted to Vice President of Dollar General and will oversee their various business units.
Promotion: Allison Hudson
Allison has been at BBI for 19 years and part of the candy and confectionery industry for 31 years. She has been promoted to Vice President of Grocery Floridaand will continue to maximize profit on all things Publix.
Promotion: Tony Stogner
Tony has been at BBI for 12 years and part of the candy and confectionery industry for 28 years. He has been promoted to Vice President of Grocery Carolinas and will continue incrementing sales and managing national and regional clients. At BBI, we believe our team is key to our strengths. Our management roles are a catalyst to our competitive edge, and our talent is critical to our organization; it helps us thrive and move into the future.
Please join us in congratulating these outstanding individuals as we look forward to their success in their new roles.