March 2020 - Kessenich's

Former Alto-Shaam VP of Sales to lead foodservice equipment dealer sales team.

Southfield, MI – March 16, 2020: Great Lakes welcomes Warren Casey as Vice President of Sales. Casey will manage all sales operations for Great Lakes Hotel Supply (Southfield, MI), Great Lakes West (Mattawan, MI), Kessenich’s (Madison, WI), and HMAK (Pittsburgh, PA) with a focus on expanding markets across the United States in this newly created position.

Casey joins Great Lakes Hotel Supply with over 20 years of experience in the foodservice equipment industry, most recently as Vice President of Sales for Alto-Shaam. Prior to that he was Regional Sales Director for Rational USA.

“I am thrilled to join the dynamic team at Great Lakes Ventures.* I’m ready to hit the ground running and look forward to a new challenge.”

“Todd Heeter (President, Great Lakes West) and I are looking forward to Warren’s immediate contribution to our leadership team. Warren’s experience, knowledge, leadership and insight will help mentor and expand our sales team.”, said Great Lakes Hotel Supply Owner and CEO Marc Israel. “With Warren’s background as a chef, foodservice operator, and extensive sales management experience, he will provide a positive impact on not only our sales and marketing team, but throughout our entire organization.”

About Great Lakes:

Great Lakes is a commercial foodservice equipment dealer. Founded in 1933, the company provides equipment procurement, installation & custom fabrication, and total project management for any size commercial kitchen.* One of the top 30 foodservice equipment dealers in the United States, Great Lakes serves multiple diverse market segments across the country.