PICO RIVERA, Calif. — BakeMark announces the appointment of Steve Byrnes as a National Accounts Director, effective February 28, 2019.
Steve brings over 20 years of experience, with a background in leadership at Nestle, Sara Lee, Saputo, WhiteWave Foods and GoldWest Industries. In his new role, Steve will be accountable for volume and profit growth, in particular within the Food Service segment. His main focus will be to expand our National Accounts opportunities through alignment of manufacturing capabilities and distribution expertise. In addition, Steve will be responsible for developing strategic relationships with broad line food service distribution partners. Steve received his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Hillsdale College.
“We are excited to have Steve join our National Accounts team, as we continue to focus on this area and increase our capabilities,” said Steve Scales, Senior VP of National Sales.
This news follows BakeMark’s recent additions to their executive team, all a part of their growth and expansion strategies under the ownership of Pamplona Capital Management.
Based in Pico Rivera, CA, BakeMark is the recognized market leader in the baking industry, as a manufacturer and distributor of bakery ingredients, products and supplies. BakeMark serves North America and customers internationally across all industry channels with its comprehensive product portfolio, including bakery mixes, fillings, icings, glazes, commodities, frozen products and bakery supplies. BakeMark is the exclusive distributor of some of the industry’s top brands, including Westco, BakeSense, Best Brands, Multifoods, BakeQwik, Trigal Dorado, C’est Vivant and Sprinkelina, operating through 5 manufacturing plants and 25 distribution centers located across North America. Please visit www.yourbakemark.com for more information.