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JOH to Open Minneapolis Office

January 18, 2017 – Billerica, MA – JOH is proud to announce the opening of JOH Minneapolis. The JOH Minneapolis team will be led by Dan Pavel.

Dan comes to JOH from BBX Sweet Holdings where he was the Director of Sales. He has years of brokerage and account management experience working with Target, Walgreens, Supervalu and Nash Finch. JOH Minneapolis will have a fully staffed team including account executives across all departments, category management, marketing, financial management, retail merchandising and customer service. Dan will report to Greg Reed, Director JOH Great Lakes Region.

“It is an exciting time for JOH as we continue to expand our services into strategically important regions,” said President and COO John Saidnawey. “Success begins with having the right people and supporting them completely. We are thrilled that Dan will bring his industry experience, local knowledge, passion and energy to JOH.”

“Dan brings expertise and leadership to JOH and provides thorough knowledge of the business and this region,” said Greg Reed. “Our industry is constantly evolving and we must continue to meet the needs of our clients and customers. We are thrilled to have Dan lead JOH Minneapolis.”

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

For additional press information, please contact Tara Buoncuore at Single Source Marketing.