McLane Company, Inc., a leading supply chain services company providing grocery and foodservice solutions, today announced Susan Adzick has been promoted from vice president of sales and marketing to senior vice president of sales and strategic relationships. Adzick will lead the entire business development and national account functions for McLane Foodservice.
Adzick, who joined the company in 2000, will assume the expanded responsibility of providing the strategic direction, business development and customer relationship management for the entire portfolio of valued customers of McLane Foodservice. She will continue to work across all departments within McLane to leverage the strengths of the organization to optimize service and supply chain solutions for current and prospective customers.
“Susan has worked to elevate the McLane Foodservice brand to higher visibility within the industry and brand recognition across all categories,” said Tom Zatina, president of McLane Foodservice. “Under her watch, we have grown market share with existing brands and added new customers expanding into casual dining and fast casual brands,” continued Zatina.
Throughout her career, Susan has enjoyed playing an active role in shaping many foodservice industry focused organizations and events. Currently, she is incoming Chair of the Women’s Foodservice Forum Board of Directors. She also serves on the National Restaurant Association Board of Directors, Executive Committee and Business Strategy Committee, the National Restaurant Educational Foundation Board of Trustees, Executive Committee and the Restaurant Leadership Conference Advisory Board.
“Many of the most respected and successful brands in the restaurant industry have placed their trust in McLane as their distribution partner. I take that trust to heart, and I’m honored to be asked to lead not only the relationship efforts, but to help set the strategic direction that best supports our partners with a McLane culture that values winning together,” said Susan Adzick, senior vice president of sales and strategic relationships.