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JOH Upstate Named 2016 Broker of the Year by Marie’s Dressing

June 13, 2016 – Billerica, MA – Marie’s Dressing has named JOH Upstate the 2016 Broker of the Year. The award was presented to Brian Gasuik, EVP & General Manager and Peter Kenyon, VP both of JOH Upstate.

“This award is well-deserved,” said Chuck Sardo, Northeast Region Manager at Ventura Foods. “JOH Upstate significantly grew sales for Marie’s Dressing last year.”

The presentation of the award was accompanied by a dinner at Russell’s Steaks, Chops & More inside Salvatore’s Grand Hotel in Buffalo, NY and the menus were custom printed to feature a selection of three different Marie’s Salad Dressings.

“It is an honor to receive this award,” said Gasuik. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to work with
such a fantastic brand.”

PHOTO (Left to Right): Matt Middleton, VP of Sales at Ventura Foods; Brian Gasuik, EVP & General Manager
at JOH Upstate; Peter Kenyon, VP at JOH Upstate; Chuck Sardo, Northeast Region Manager at Ventura Foods.

About JOH

JOH was founded in 1956 by Harry O’Hare, Sr. and is now one of the strongest regional food brokers with 14
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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