Foodservice equipment industry veteran joins Mississippi-based dealer.

Associated Food Equipment and Supplies added Otto Abad to the dealer's Jackson, Miss. office, according to a published report in FEDA First Thing.

In his new role, Abad will manage the daily operations of Associated's Jackson office, as well as manage projects and contracts.

Abad comes to Associated from Louisiana Foodservice Equipment, an Alexandria, La.-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer.