Vice President of National Accounts
Southbend, a Middleby Corporation Company
Mark Fogarty is currently the vice president of national accounts for Southbend, a Middleby Corporation manufacturer of convection ovens based in Fuquay Varina, N.C. He has 20+ years of experience in the foodservice industry, beginning with a restaurant group out of Dallas, then as a dealer sales rep, before transitioning to the manufacturing side in 2008. Since then, he has held various national and regional sales management roles with several major manufacturers, most recently as national sales manager for Thermo-Kool. He is classically trained in French cooking from Le Cordon Bleu and he currently serves NAFEM on the Young Professionals Council (YPC).