2021 IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference Planning Council

The members listed below help determine and develop the content at each year's Distribution Solutions Conference.


James Hoss
Cash-Wa Distributing
VP, Transportation & Operations
Jon Birdwell
Ben E. Keith Foods - Oklahoma Division
Operations Manager

Bob Cantello
Gordon Food Service Canada
National Director of Transportation

Ken Cosby
Performance Foodservice LLC
Director of Safety & Compliance

Ethan D. DeWall
Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc.
Vice President Operations

Don Durm
VP, Customer Solutions
Doug Dwiggins
Shamrock Foods Company - Arizona Foods Branch
Vice President Operations Systems
Wes R. Dye
SVP, Sales

Jennifer Frady
Great Dane
Product Marketing Manager

Sara Green-Hamann
Dennis Paper & Foodservice Company
Vice President Operations

Mark Hurd
Gordon Food Service
North American Transportation Development Manager
Phillip Lamb
Frosty Acres Brands
Director, Logistics
Erik A. Larsen
Ginsberg's Foods, Inc.
Vice President Operations
Lawrence D. Lipschultz
Chief Financial Officer

Paige McIlmoil
Corporate Marketing Specialist

Casey Wright
US Foods - Tampa
Vice President of Operations
Carolyn West
Director of Member Learning Programs

Andrea Streat
Director of Meetings and Conferences

Matt Witt
Director of Business Development & Expositions