Press Room

Congratulations to the Newly Appointed Director of Confection, Dana Kelly

JOH is thrilled to announce the promotion of Dana Kelly to the position of Director of Confection.

In 2021, Dana joined the JOH team as an Account Executive with ten years of experience building clients for a major pharmacy chain. Her robust knowledge of the industry, strategic expertise and leadership skills will be crucial to her duties as Director of the division. She will be responsible for managing the sales team, attending conferences and trade shows, recruiting new talent for the team, coordinating with the Analytics & Insight Division and pursuing new client opportunities.

“Dana’s ability to cultivate relationships with JOH’ers, clients and customers is a great asset as she takes on this new position,” said Kevin Shea, Executive Vice President, Confection. “Her drive and knowledge of the industry make her the perfect fit for this leadership role. We are delighted to announce this well-deserved promotion. Congratulations!”

Outside of the office, Dana enjoys spending time with her husband, Dan, and two daughters, Olivia and Emma. The family enjoys traveling locally and around the globe. Dana also serves as the Programming Officer for the New England Chapter of NextUp. She can be reached at