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The Passing of Fritzi Woods

Former PrimeSource leader passed away unexpectedly. 

Fritzi Woods, president and chief executive officer of the Women's Foodservice Forum (WFF) died unexpectedly on Sept. 18, 2013. At this time, there is no further information available about Woods' death or funeral arrangements.

"All of us at the Women's Foodservice Forum are heartbroken over the loss of our dear friend and leader Fritzi Woods," said Laurie Burns, WFF Chair and Darden Restaurants SVP, Specialty Restaurant Group Strategic Platform & Development. "She was an inspirational leader and mentor and a powerful voice for growing the opportunities available to women in the foodservice industry. We will miss her immensely."

In addition to her role with the WFF Woods served as a board member for several organizations, including Jamba Juice, Ignite Restaurant Group, National Restaurant Association, BUCA and Lone Star New Market. Woods previously served as president and CEO of PrimeSource FoodService Equipment, a Dallas-based foodservice equipment and supplies dealer.