Kentwood, MI — Mark Antonucci joins Carlin O’Brien Batson as Managing Partner of Ohio, according to the company.
He is responsible for key account calls, managing and selling the regional concept to manufacturers and customers, and growing the brokerage’s brand. All employees in the Ohio office report to him.
Antonucci previously was business unit manager of Shankman & Associates, Inc.’s Ohio team, responsible for key accounts in northeast Ohio, and was an account representative for several confectionery lines. He is a third-generation candy broker after his father and grandfather, and has nearly 40 years’ experience.
A 2003 inductee into the Candy Hall of Fame, Antonucci is chairman of the NCSA and is on the board of directors of the Cleveland Associated Grocery Manufacturers’ Representatives.