TriMark shakes up Western distribution and retail teams


TriMark USA has formed TriMark Distribution and Retail – Western Region as part of a wider strategy to further integrate its operating units.

Heading up the division will be Chris Homewood who was recently promoted to president.

Homewood will be overseeing field sales, operations and retail throughout the Western Region for TriMark’s companies in the territory which includes: TriMark Chef’s Toys, TriMark Economy Restaurant Fixtures and TriMark R.W. Smith.

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In 2018, Homewood joined the company as the president of TriMark’s Economy Restaurant Fixtures operating unit.

Prior to this, he worked with retailers such as Ross, Target and Circuit City and also spent time as an officer in the Marine Corps.

In addition to Homewood’s promotion, the dealer made other management shuffles in the division with the following appointments:

Howard Cantrell was hired as vice president of distribution and will also serve as general manager for TriMark R.W Smith.

Frank Braudrick was appointed as vice president of retail and remain as general manager for TriMark Chefs’ Toys. Braudrick will be accountable for all of its retail sites for both TriMark Chefs’ Toys and TriMark Economy.

Ayall Sagi take on the role of vice president of operations, supply chain, and will be responsible for the integration of the company’s distribution centers and networks.

Matthew Arthur has changed roles moving from director of purchasing for TriMark Economy Restaurant Fixtures to vice president of purchasing for the new division. Arthur will be responsible for purchasing for TriMark’s distribution and retail operations throughout Arizona, California, Florida and Texas.

Dan Swingos was promoted to director of territory sales after most recently serving as director of business development in Southern California at TriMark R.W. Smith. He becomes responsible for field sales distribution from the three legacy organizations in California, Arizona, Texas and Florida.

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