ST. LOUIS - Dot Foods, the nation's largest food redistributor, is proud to announce the promotion of Todd Bricker to foodservice director of business development. Dick Tracy, executive vice president of foodservice at Dot Foods, made the announcement.

"Todd has done a great job for us each step of the way in his Dot career," Tracy said of Bricker, who's been with Dot for over 10 years. "He will bring both sales and business experience into his new role."

Todd started with Dot Foods in 2002 as a district sales manager before being promoted into business development in 2005. He is currently a regional sales manager, a position he has held since 2009. Todd earned a bachelor's degree from Missouri State University and worked for Walgreens and Commerce Bank prior to joining Dot Foods. As foodservice director of business development, Todd will have ownership of specific foodservice supplier relationships and the business development managers who manage them.

"I look forward to the opportunity to continue my career growth with Dot," Bricker said. "In my 10-year career with Dot, I've not only increased my foodservice and distribution knowledge but also formed some lasting relationships. I'm very thankful for this opportunity."

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.