As part of a planned transition, Zink Foodservice named Kevin Jennings vice president/general manager of its Tabletop & Smallwares Division. Steve Castle, current vice president of Zink’s Tabletop & Smallwares Division, will work with Jennings to ensure a smooth transition.
Once the transition is complete, Castle will remain part of the Zink Foodservice leadership team. A 38-year veteran of the foodservice industry, Castle will become a member of the independent manufacturers’ rep firm’s board of directors, effective Sept. 1.
Jennings joined Zink Foodservice in 2011 as regional vice president-Illinois. Prior to joining Zink Foodservice, he held the positions of director of sales-Western USA with Carlisle/Dinex, regional manager-Midwest for Cardinal International and territory manager for Libbey Glass. Jennings will work out of Zink Foodservice’s Lisle, Ill., office.