McNeel takes over the day to day reins of the foodservice equipment buying group.

Foodservice equipment industry veteran Mike McNeel is the new executive director for IFED, a dealer-based foodservice equipment buying group.

In his new role, McNeel reports directly to the IFED president, who is currently Paul Gustafson of San Antonio-based Ace Mart. McNeel will work with IFED's board of directors to develop and execute its strategic growth plans and support day-to-day operations.