TriMark USA Appoints Chris Homewood New President of Economy Restaurant Fixtures

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – June 11th, 2018 – Kim Rimsza, Executive Vice President Western Region, has announced Chris Homewood has joined TriMark as President of TriMark Economy. He will be serving alongside the Chief Operating Officer, Richard Michka, who will be retiring in September and Jeff Weinstock who will now focus his efforts more on business development and retail sales, helping the company continue to grow by drawing upon his decades of experience.

Chris comes to TriMark from Ross Stores, Inc. where he served as Vice President of Operations. He has demonstrated a broad spectrum of leadership proficiencies over his career. He has experienced success across multiple business disciplines and values diverse talent development in order to build strong teams as well as cultures of excellence and accountability.

Chris’s work has involved major retail store reorganizations and remodels, developing winning sales strategies in complex markets, and exceeding sales goals through improved performance and proven operational synergies.

“I am thrilled to be joining TriMark because of the potential I see in the team and the business. The Northern California business in particular has a long history of success.” said Chris Homewood. “I’m excited to be part of continuing that legacy and helping to shape the next chapter. I’m so impressed and humbled by the great people on our teams, and am looking forward to learning with them and supporting our continued success!”

"Chris is a seasoned and trusted leader who consistently delivers results. He is uniquely qualified to drive strategic prioritization with a focus on operational excellence, employee development and team building," said Kim Rimsza. "I have tremendous confidence in Chris's ability to steer TriMark Economy’s next phase of growth and innovation tied to the company’s efforts to optimize processes and profits."

Chris earned his BA in English Literature at the University of San Diego and spent several years serving as an Officer in the United States Marine Corps before starting his expansive career. Chris lives in the Bay Area with his wife and daughter.

We are pleased to welcome Chris to the TriMark Team.

About TriMark USA

TriMark USA, LLC is the country’s largest provider of design services, equipment, and supplies to the foodservice industry. TriMark offers foodservice operators an unparalleled level of service by combining the hands-on support and local market knowledge of a strong regional supplier with the purchasing strength, industry expertise, delivery, and installation capabilities of a national company. TriMark Divisions include TriMark Adams-Burch in Landover, MD; TriMark Economy Restaurant Fixtures in San Francisco and Sacramento, CA; TriMark Federighi Design in Richmond, CA; TriMark Foodcraft in Winston-Salem, NC; TriMark Gill Group in Crofton, MD, TriMark Gill Marketing in Phoenix, AZ; TriMark Hockenbergs in Omaha, NE; TriMark Marlinn in Chicago, IL; TriMark R.W. Smith in San Diego, CA; TriMark Orange County in Irvine, CA; TriMark SS Kemp in Cleveland, OH, Pittsburgh, PA, Columbus, OH, and Cincinnati, OH; TriMark Strategic in Lewisville, TX with locations in Texas, Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee; TriMark Minnesota with locations in Eagan, Plymouth and St. Cloud MN; TriMark United East in South Attleboro, MA; Chefs’ Toys with several locations in Southern California and BigTray in San Francisco, CA. For more information, please visit www.trimarkusa.com.

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Anna Taylor
Corporate Director of Marketing & Ecommerce
508-399-2400 or Anna.Taylor@trimarkusa.com

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