ST. LOUIS, September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Marcone, a leading distributor of home appliance, HVAC and plumbing repair parts and equipment throughout North America, today announced that it is expanding its offering to include the distribution of commercial kitchen repair components. Marcone also announced the appointment of Keri Llewellyn as President and EJ Morrow as Chief Commercial Officer of the newly created Marcone Commercial Kitchen Group. Llewellyn and Morrow are industry veterans who have extensive experience on the retailer, manufacturer and distribution side of the hospitality industry.
Marcone Appliance Parts appoints President and Chief Commercial Officer of newly formed Commercial Kitchen Group
Keri most recently served as Group Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer at Welbilt, where she was responsible for the strategy and execution of sales and marketing for the North American business. This followed her stint at TriMark, a leading commercial foodservice distributor, where Keri held a variety of leadership positions, culminating as Vice President of Operations, Orange County.
“I am thrilled to join Marcone’s amazing company and team,” said Llewellyn. “Marcone’s extensive footprint with 14 regional distribution centers and over 125 locations combined with its proprietary e-commerce and warehouse management software makes it a great solution for us to provide parts to the wide range of commercial kitchen service agencies.”
EJ Morrow is an industry veteran who has held senior positions for commercial kitchenware manufacturers across many product categories including hot, cold, fabrication, and seating and décor. He brings extensive experience to the company, key customer relationships, and a clear and bold approach to strategy and driving a customer-centric experience. He will make an important contribution to the Marcone Commercial Kitchen Group.
“We are delighted to have EJ on our team,” commented Llewellyn. “He brings an extensive knowledge of the industry value chain, including the needs of manufacturers, distributors, service representatives and, most importantly, end users.”
Marcone is a leading distributor of appliance, HVAC and plumbing parts and equipment North America. The company is an authorized distributor for major brands such as Whirlpool, Electrolux, General Electric, Maytag, Bosch, Samsung, LG and many more. Through its extensive distribution network, Marcone supplies the country’s largest inventory of original spare parts for household appliances such as refrigerators, cookers, dishwashers, microwaves, washing machines and dryers. Marcone supplies HVAC equipment and parts through the Munch’s business and parts to plumbers through the Professional Plumbing Group business, including its own brands, Wolverine Brass and Speakman. headquarters in st louis, Marcone operates 113 facilities, employs around 2,000 people and serves over 60,000 professional clients. Visit www.marcone.com for more information.