Glazer’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bennett Glazer today announced that Patrick Moore has been promoted to Executive Vice President Brand Development. Moore will be responsible for leading Glazer’s corporate initiatives in Malt Beverages, Fine Wine, Multi-Cultural Marketing, Training, and New Brand Development.
Moore is currently Glazer’s President Texas. He joined Glazer’s in December 2002, and has held the positions of Corporate Vice President Wine, General Manager for Domaines and Estates in Texas, and Vice President Wine for Texas. Prior to joining Glazer’s, Moore was with Martin Preferred Foods in Houston where he was Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Previous to joining Martin Preferred Foods, he worked in the Texas wine and spirits industry for six years, where he held many sales management roles. Moore earned a Bachelor’s degree from TexasTechUniversity.
Commenting on Moore’s appointment, Bennett Glazer said, “We are excited to have Patrick coming back to the Corporate Office to drive those initiatives that create competitive advantage for Glazer’s. Patrick did an outstanding job as Glazer’s Texas President, especially in the way he embedded a culture in the state for brand building and customer service. Patrick will work closely with Shawn to help our suppliers and customers create higher levels of value and performance.”
Glazer’s President Jerry Cargill said, “We believe that today’s appointments and promotions are indicative of Glazer’s commitment to fast paced growth and industry leadership. We are proud of the people who have been put into these senior roles, as it demonstrates our ability to develop talent and to secure the best talent in the industry.”
Glazer’s currently operates in 11 states, and is one of the nation’s largest distributors of wine, spirits and malt products. The company has operations in Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, and Texas. For more information, visit www.glazers.com.