Retail Leaders Making Moves
Veteran food industry executive Fred Rosen was named president of The Consolidated Sales Network, an organization of independent food brokers focused on serving fast-moving consumer goods companies. Rosen brings 40 years of experience to CSN, and most recently served as SVP convenience, DSD & foodservice at Harvest Hill Beverage Company. Rosen also owned his own brokerage company called Apple Food Brokerage serving the metro New York area and spent 19 years with Acosta.
The 37 store Lamps Plus chain named 30-year company veteran and CFO Clark Linstone to the additional role of COO. His new responsibilities included e-commerce operations, stores and distribution centers and he will report to founder and CEO Dennis Swanson.
Jaclyn Snyder was named manager of business development for packaging manufacturer Spartech with a focus on segments such as beverage, dairy, household, institutional and food. She previously served as a national account manager for the St. Louis-based company.
Real time asset tracking service provider Apptricity named Gregory Kemp to the role of SVP of professional services.