Greg Suszczenia, former joint managing director of Parfetts, was presented with an Outstanding Achievement award at the Unitas Wholesale annual member awards last night (9 March).
Suszczenia, who has worked for the wholesaler in two stints totalling nearly 20 years, was applauded for his contribution to the wholesale industry. Along with David Grimes, Suszczenia handed over the responsibilities of joint MD to Guy Swindell and Noel Robinson in January; Suszczenia then became chairman of the executive board while continuing to represent Parfetts on the Unitas board.
The other winners announced at the awards dinner were:
MJ Baker Foodservice
Wilds Leisure Group
Highly Commended: Dee Bee Ramsden
Standard/Specialist Wholesale Award
Wanis International Foods
Environmental & Sustainability Award
Day-Today, NB Supersaver, Airdrie
Members’ Employee of the Year – Rising Star
Carl Stubbs, Small Beer
Award for Digital Innovation
United Wholesale (Scotland)
John Kinney, managing director of Unitas, said: “We took a slightly different approach to our annual awards this year and strengthened the judging criteria by including input from our Supplier Council. We hope that this adds even more value to the recipient.”Published Date: March 10, 2022