News Releases

Jeremy Bell Joins A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing Foodservice Team in New England

September 27, 2022

A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jeremy Bell is joining its Foodservice Division. Jeremy will serve as an Account Manager in the New England Market and will be covering sales primarily in the southern New England area. Jeremy is highly respected in the food business will be a fantastic contributor to the team. Jeremy comes to A.J. Letizio with over thirty years of experience in foodservice, with a variety of roles both in sales and in the kitchen. Jeremy began his career with Max Restaurant Group, before serving as a territory manager in broadline distribution. He returned to the kitchen as executive sous chef at Eli’s on Whitney before entering the sales agency world with Benchmark Sales/Advantage Waypoint. Jeremy most recently served as a business development manager with Key Impact Sales. A graduate of Tunxis Community College, Jeremy is an avid golfer and lives in Amston, CT with his family. “Jeremy is poised to hit the ground running, and we can’t wait to see what he brings to the team.” says SVP Adam Letizio. A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing is a privately owned independent Super Regional Sales Agency in the Eastern United States that celebrated its 34th year in operation in 2022. The company provides service to the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods industry throughout the Eastern United States and to the Foodservice industry in the Northeast United States. A.J. Letizio supports its business with over 125 of the industry’s finest professionals on staff, headquartered in Windham New Hampshire, and with regional headquarter facilities in New York City; Rochester, New York; Parlin, New Jersey; a planned new facility in Philadelphia; and now from its new Glastonbury, Connecticut facility. For more information, visit www.ajletizio.com

A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc wins Best of Booth award at Fall 2022 Bozzuto’s Show!

August 17, 2022

We are very proud to have received the Best of Booth award for Deli/Bakery at the Fall 2022 Bozzuto’s Show.  Congratulations to Wanda Davis for leading the effort, and job well done to all A.J. Letizio team members who worked so hard to make this another successful show!

Sean Fogarty Joins A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing Foodservice Team in Upstate New York

July 18, 2022

A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc. is pleased to announce that Sean Fogarty will join its Foodservice Division. Sean will serve as a Business Manager in the Upstate New York Market and will be covering sales primarily in the Syracuse area. Sean is a well-known entity in New York foodservice and will be a great addition to the team. Sean comes to A.J. Letizio with over twenty years of sales experience in foodservice. Sean started as a broker with Venture Sales Group, which eventually became Acosta Sales & Marketing. Most recently, Sean was on the sales team at CORE Foodservice. An Eagle Scout and graduate of Finger Lakes Community College, Sean also coaches youth sports in his spare time. Sean lives in Syracuse, NY, with his wife Trisha and their children Emma and Connor. “Sean is a natural fit with our team, and we look forward to all we will accomplish together.” says SVP Adam Letizio. A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing is a privately owned independent Super Regional Sales Agency in the Eastern United States that celebrates its 34th year in operation in 2022. The company provides service to the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods industry throughout the Eastern United States and to the Foodservice & Disposable Goods Division industry in the Northeast United States. A.J. Letizio supports its business with over 125 of the industry’s finest professionals on staff, headquartered in Windham New Hampshire, and with regional headquarter facilities in New York City; Rochester, New York; Parlin, New Jersey; a planned new facility in Philadelphia; and now from its new Glastonbury Connecticut facility. For more information, visit www.ajletizio.com

A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing Foodservice Division Announces Promotions

June 27, 2022

A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of three members of its Foodservice Division. Lynne Pellegrini will become Category Director for Healthcare, Cassie Miller-Leone will become Category Director for K-12, and Tom Hills Jr. will become Vice President of Business Management.  Lynne Pellegrini has served as Director of Sales for K-12 and Healthcare for the past six years with A.J. Letizio and has overseen a period of great growth. Under her leadership the company more than doubled the team of K-12 specialists and the client portfolio grew to include top-tier manufacturers throughout the entire Northeast. Lynne’s day-to-day account responsibilities remain focused on K-12 customers in southern New England, but her leadership efforts at A.J. Letizio will be aimed at delivering consistent, efficient, and effective results in the Healthcare category, a segment that is nationally projected to outpace the growth of all other foodservice segments.  Cassie Miller-Leone has served as a K-12 specialist with A.J. Letizio for the past three years and has consistently grown the business in the New York territory. Cassie has earned every accolade along the way, including the New York School Nutrition Association’s 2021 Jeff Siegel Award for professionalism in business, personal integrity, and outstanding dedication. Universally respected by peers and clients alike, Cassie is ideally suited to step into the K-12 Category Director role.  Tom Hills Jr. has served as Director of Sales for foodservice since joining A.J. Letizio in 2017. Prior to that his distinguished career in foodservice included leadership roles with Pilgrims of New England and Venture Sales Group, the latter of which became the foodservice division of Acosta Sales & Marketing, where Tom served prior to joining A.J. Letizio. Tom has provided key leadership and guidance during the unprecedented expansion of A.J. Letizio’s foodservice division, which has grown from New England to cover the whole Northeastern United States. In Tom’s new role he will support all client business management for A.J. Letizio’s foodservice division.  A.J. Letizio Sales & Marketing is a privately owned independent Super Regional Sales Agency in the Eastern United States that celebrates its 34th year in operation in 2022. The company provides service to the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods industry throughout the Eastern United States and to the Foodservice & Disposable Goods Division industry in the Northeast United States. A.J. Letizio supports its business with over 125 of the industry’s finest professionals on staff, headquartered in Windham New Hampshire, and with regional headquarter facilities in New York City; Rochester, New York; Parlin, New Jersey; a planned new facility in Philadelphia; and now from its new Glastonbury Connecticut facility.