Otis McAllister Adds New Vice President of Retail Sales

Oakland, Calif.-based foodservice and retail business Otis McAllister Inc. has announced the appointment of Harold “Gene” Russell to the role of vice president of retail sales. With an extensive background in consumer goods as well as sales and marketing, Russell will lead sales development and marketing efforts for the company. He has served with major brands such as Pepsi, Frito Lay, and Snyder’s, and worked most recently as vice president of sales for Deoleo USA.

“Gene’s experience in food sales management is outstanding and brings to the table a depth of experience that will take our retail division to the next level,” says Jim Hostetler, Otis McAllister’s vice president of foodservice sales.


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