General Manager Distribution
DC Manager (GM)
Phillips Pet Food & Supplies - Sacramento, CA
Nation’s Largest and Leading Distributor of pet food and pet supplies. Manage performance of largest Distribution Center in west. Providing leadership and manage performance of all DC operations including warehouse and transportation.
Pacific Fresh Seafood Inc - Sacramento, CA
2017 to 2018
Largest distributor of fresh and frozen fish 24/7 production/distribution/delivery operation. • Managed performance of Production/Fillet Room, USDA Cutting Room, Warehouse, and Transportation Operations. • Successful onboarding of Wholefoods contract resulting in more a 20% increase in yearly sales. • Maintain all BRC/HACCP standards.
DC Operations Manager
United Natural Foods Inc - Denver, CO
2009 to 2017
Gilroy, CA / Rocklin, CA / Toronto Canada Leading distributor of Natural and Organic products. • Managed sales exceeding $650 million per fiscal year for DSD (Direct Store Delivery). • P&L (Full Accountability) for Fiscal Year budgets in excess of $28 million including experience with Cognos, SAP, and Excel. • Provided leadership and direction to managers in Shipping, Receiving, Order Selecting, Direct Put-Away, Inventory Control, Transportation, Facility Maintenance and Safety. • Reduced costs by implementing cross-dock program and eliminating 3PL carriers. • Successful startup of Gilroy, CA 450K square foot Distribution Center and reduction of business in Rocklin CA DC by utilizing strategic goals for recruiting and retention. • Reduced production errors to .01 by implementing CQI, Engineered labor Standards and Observations. • Created and maintained HACCP plan for all departments to meet requirements for SQF. • Facility maintenance to include Anhydrous Ammonia refrigeration system.
Matheson Inc - Sacramento, CA
2002 to 2009
World class Transportation and Logistics company providing dedicated over the road, short and long haul, transportation, logistics, and ground handling solutions for national and international air cargo carriers, distributors, carriers, retailers and US Postal Service nationwide. • Directed the successful Matheson start-up of transportation operations in Billings, MT. • Received Recognition Award of going "Above and Beyond" in 2008.