Burley, Idaho - Dot Foods, one of the area's largest employers, is proud to announce the hiring of Brian Dodds as operations supervisor at the company's Idaho Distribution Center in Burley. Joe Little, general manager of the distribution center, made the announcement.

"Brian joins us with a wealth of technical experience," said Little. "He will be able to help us, not only with his management abilities but with his technical and analytical skills."

Dodds started with Dot in May after seven years at L-3 Communications Telemetry-West, where he most recently worked as an engineering intern. He will oversee various operational support groups at the Idaho facility and act as information technology liaison between the facility and Dot's corporate headquarters in Mt. Sterling, Ill. Along with his current responsibilities, Dodds will eventually assume management of Inventory Control, Warehouse Clerks and Gate Station Clerks.

"I'm very appreciative of the opportunity that Dot has given me," Dodds said. "I've heard a lot of great things about this company and I look forward to being able to contribute to their success."

About Dot Foods

Dot Foods and Dot Transportation continue to experience exceptional growth and are hiring in record numbers. Both companies are looking to fill several positions for full and part-time drivers and warehouse personnel in all eight locations. To learn more about careers at Dot Foods, visit www.dotfoods.com/careers and follow @DotFoodsCareers on Twitter.

Dot Foods Inc. carries 105,000 products from 600 food industry manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending food products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.