BURLEY, Id. - Dot Foods, the nation's largest food industry redistributor, is proud to announce the promotion of Anthony Soto to general manager of the company's Idaho distribution center in Burley. Senior Vice President of Warehousing John Long made the announcement.
"Anthony has been a great asset since he joined the Dot Foods family seven years ago," Long said. "In that time he's held numerous roles and taken on an increasing amount of responsibility in the warehouse, and he'll put that experience to good use leading our team in Burley."
Soto started with Dot Foods in 2008 as a warehouse specialist. Within six months he was promoted to operations supervisor and in 2009 took over as the director of warehousing at the Idaho distribution center. Soto then moved into the assistant general manager role in 2013 and in was promoted to general manager in January 2015. Prior to joining Dot Foods, Soto served our country for eight years as a member of the United States Air Force.
Soto and his wife Hayley are both Burley, Idaho, natives and are raising their children, Braxton and Aubrey, in the same community where they grew up.
"I'm thankful for the opportunity to further my career growth with Dot in a community I love," Soto said. "I look forward to building more relationships on both the warehouse and transportation sides of the business and continuing the great work our team does every day."
About Dot Foods
Dot Foods Inc. carries 110,000 products from 650 food industry manufacturers making it the largest food industry redistributor in the United States. Through Dot Transportation Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dot Foods, the company distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates nine distribution centers, which are located in Modesto, California; Vidalia, Georgia; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Illinois; Cambridge City, Indiana; Williamsport, Maryland; Liverpool, New York; Ardmore, Oklahoma; and Dyersburg, Tennessee. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.
Dot Foods and Dot Transportation continue to experience exceptional growth. Both companies are looking to fill several positions for full and part-time drivers and warehouse personnel in all locations nationwide. To learn more about careers at Dot Foods visit www.dotfoods.com/careers and follow @DotFoodsCareers.