Ray LeBlanc has been named Vice President of Finance with Perkins, one of New England's largest wholesale distributors of foodservice and sanitary supplies, located in Taunton, Massachusetts. Ray's prior position was with Cirelli Foods, where for two years he served as President and CEO and for the prior six years held the position of CFO.

"We are excited to have Ray on our team," said Larry Perkins, executive vice president and chief operating officer "Ray's extensive industry experience and skill will be extremely beneficial to both our company and our customers."

Also, Scott Panton has been promoted to Vice President of Category Management and Procurement at Perkins

"Scott has a twenty three year record of success at Perkins, including both an outstanding sales career and thirteen years as the leader of Perkins' highly successful Bakery Division", said Gary Perkins, president and CEO. In his new position, Scott will lead the procurement function as well as the company's category management initiative.