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JOH Honored with Rich’s Broker of the Year Award

April 6, 2017 – Billerica, MA – Walter Hogan, JOH Mid-Atlantic, received the 2016 Consumer Brands Division Broker of the Year Award from Rich’s Products while attending a 70’s-themed industry event in Beaver Creek, Colorado.

“I was completely surprised and humbled to receive the award,” said Walter, who has increased top-line sales for Rich’s by 236% since 2014.

“While he may have been shocked to receive this honor, those who know him were not,” said John Saidnawey, JOH President & COO. “Walter is professional, buttoned up, extremely likable and highly respected by all who know him. We are honored to have him as a JOH’er. Congratulations.”

Photo (Left to Right): Walter Hogan, JOH; Stephen Gilreath, Rich’s

About JOH

JOH was founded in 1956 by Harry O’Hare, Sr. and is now one of the strongest regional food brokers with 16 offices and strategic partnerships across the United States. JOH currently has over 500 employees and represents more than 400 clients. For more information, please visit

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