Chief Executive Officer—Skidmore Sales & Distributing Company Inc. (Food ingredient distributor); Director since 2004
Director since 2004
Committees: Executive, Nominating
Mr. Skidmore has been chief executive officer since 2003 and director since 1994 of Skidmore Sales & Distributing Company Inc., a privately owned, Cincinnati-based, full-service independent distributor and broker of quality industrial food ingredients. He was president from 1994 to 2013 and marketing manager from 1990 to 1994.
Mr. Skidmore has been responsible in his executive roles for strategic direction, marketing, human resources and overall growth and performance of his second-generation family business, which shares many characteristics with our typical commercial policyholders. In addition to providing a policyholder view of our products and services, he has management experience that equips him to contribute to the board’s oversight of business processes and technology initiatives.
Selected Directorships and Memberships
Member, Institute of Food Technologists
Board Member, Athletes in Action (2013-present)
Board Member, Cincinnati Opera (2018-present)
Trustee, Food Ingredient Distributors Association (2005-2015)
Age as of March 10, 2021.