Central Foods recently announced the appointment of John Shephard as its new business development manager. His new position will involve taking care of key accounts including Bidfood, Caterfood and South Lincs Foodservice.
Shepherd’s previous experience includes managing multi-million-pound contract accounts within the chilled FTG convenience and retail sectors, working with a bakery supplier to UK leading contract caterers, and four years of supplying coffee to the hotel, restaurant, café and licensed trade.
Gordon Lauder, managing director of Central Foods, said: “We are very pleased to welcome John. His experience right across the foodservice sector will help to strengthen and grow our business development team.”
Shephard added: “I am delighted to have joined the team, and I look forward to bringing my many years of experience to a company dedicated to supplying high quality products and service.”