CHICAGO, January 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Technomic, a global marketing research and consulting firm focused on all aspects of the foodservice industry, welcomes David Wilkinson as their U.K. Director of Business Development. Wilkinson is responsible for developing and growing Technomic clients in the U.K. which include manufacturers, distributors, operators, retailers and financial institutions and providing key industry data that will help their strategic and tactical business planning process and decisions.
A leading foodservice expert, Wilkinson has over 25 years of industry experience. Over those years he has acquired extensive knowledge of both the foodservice industry as well as independent and retail sectors. Past credentials include; Senior Marketing and Sales positions with large companies such as Sara Lee, RHM Foodservice, Manor Bakeries and Gate Gourmet as well as appointments as director for The Blueberry Group and Red Lion Foods.
"David's breadth of knowledge and experience in the U.K. foodservice industry makes him an ideal fit for the Technomic team," says Technomic Managing Director Darren Tristano. "We're excited about growing an already established U.K. market and expanding our exposure through our marketing and sales efforts."
Technomic provides comprehensive global information, analysis and insights to food industry executives, through high quality fact-based consulting, market research, online databases, tracking services and industry events. Our programs and services are designed to target the specific needs of leadership, sales, management, marketing and product development professionals. At Technomic, we're always innovating to keep pace with emerging global markets and trends. For over 45 years we've been supporting clients' strategic decisions. Our breadth of research enables us to keep a pulse on food industry, by providing insights into local markets with a global scope. Visit us at http://www.technomic.com