FlashNews from Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

February 16, 2012

FE&S names 2012 Top Achiever Awards Winners

Quartet of foodservice professionals honored for their integrity, customer commitment and more.

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies proudly introduces the winners of its 2012 Top Achiever Awards:

Top Achiever – Dealer: Mark Rossi, president, Avanti Restaurant Solutions, Sacramento, Calif.
Top Achiever – Consultant: Karen Malody, principal, Culinary Options, Seattle, Wash.
Top Achiever – Service Agent: Mark LeBerte, president and CEO, ATECH, Nashville, Tenn.
Top Achiever – Rep: Joe McDonald, president, E3 Commercial Kitchen Solutions, Taunton, Mass.

This year’s Top Achievers will accept their awards during FE&S’ 2012 Dealer of the Year and Industry Awards Gala, which takes place Saturday, May 5 at the Ritz-Carlton in Chicago.

“Each of our Top Achievers has a track record for providing exemplary customer service, working well with their supply chain partners and being progressive in their management style,” said FE&S Publisher Maureen Slocum. “By approaching their trade ethically and enthusiastically our four Top Achievers continue to lead by example and raise the bar for the entire foodservice industry.”

FE&S is able to present its 2012 Dealer of the Year and Industry Awards Gala thanks to the generous support of its three platinum sponsors: Manitowoc Foodservice, True and Unified Brands.

FE&S’ Dealer of the Year and Industry Awards Gala recognizes the foodservice community’s brightest stars by presenting them with some of the industry’s most time-honored awards. Held each year on the Saturday of the National Restaurant Association’s trade show in Chicago, this event brings together the best of the best to celebrate the ongoing success of the foodservice industry. Other awards to be presented the evening of May 5 include Dealer of the Year, Hall of Fame, Facility Design Project of the Year and DSR of the Year.

Anyone interested in sponsorship information should contact Maureen Slocum at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling (630) 715-1553.

2012 DOY Platinum Sponsors