Valley Media Announces Heads of Finance, Sales9 Jul, 2001 By: Hive News
Distributor Valley Media has named Jerrold J. Benjamin as chief financial officer and John M. Gennari as executive v.p. sales.
Benjamin will oversee finance, treasury, legal,credit and customer service functions. Gennari will direct Valley's full-line audio and video sell-through sales, as well as Valley's direct-to-consumer e-commercedivision, i.FiLL.
Benjamin has over 20 years experience in corporate treasury and controllership roles, most recently as chief financial officer for SunGarden-Gangi Canning Company, LLC, Riverbank, California.
Gennari has spent more than 25 years in the consumer packaged goods industry,most recently as v.p. of sales at Borden Foods Inc., Columbus, Ohio. Prior to Borden he spent 17 years in various sales and marketing positions with Unilever, capping his career there as v.p. of field sales for Unilever's Domestic Food Division, Van den Bergh Foods.