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TAKKT Names Podesta President

Marcelo Podesta assumed the role of president for TAKKT Foodservices, parent company for foodservice equipment and supplies dealers Central Restaurant Products and The Hubert Company. He also serves as president of TAKKT’s Office Furniture and Display division.

Prior to joining TAKKT, Podesta held the position of senior vice president and general manager at Art Van Furniture Inc. In previous roles, Podesta served as chief revenue officer, chief merchandising officer, and supply chain officer at Brookstone Inc. His earlier career includes various positions at Staples, Inc.

TAKKT Foodservices was formed through the consolidation of The Hubert Company and Central Restaurant Products back in 2022.