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Warehousemen of the Year


Each year, RefrigiWear selects 24 of the nation’s best warehousemen from hundreds of submissions, along with the Lifetime Achievement Winners. Each is commemorated for their work ethic as an Outstanding Warehouseman of the Year. 

Winners are selected based on how well they exemplify the following characteristics:
• Leadership Ability • Productivity • Resourcefulness • Attitude • Length of Service

2014 Warehousemen of the Year Winners

Mr. Marcus Patterson Sysco  Concord, NC
Mr. Carlos Matos Ryder Systems Macon, GA
Mr. Richard Aldridge Kroger GLRDC Delaware, OH
Mr. Rosendo Rodriguez Nicolas & Company Salt Lake City, UT
Mr. Mike Heller C&S Wholesale Grocers Chester, NY
Mr. James Estabrook Ben E. Keith Co. Edmond, OK
Mr. Glen Wollert Roundy's Supermarkets Inc. Oconomowoc, WI
Mr. Trey Brown US Foods North Little Rock, AR
Mr. Scott Moorman Millard Refrigerated Services Springfield, OH
Mr. Robert Gibbons Customized Distribution Jacksonville, FL
Mr. Johnny Ferguson Southeast Frozen Cordele, GA
Mr. John Aylsworth Perry's Ice Cream Co. Akron, NY
Mr. Norberto Dominguez McLane Foodservice Arlington, TX
Mr. Brent Morris Nestle USA Fort Wayne, IN
Mr. Bob Leichtnam MBM Mason City, IA
Mr. Charles Brown Ryder Systems Haltom City, TX
Mr. Michael Slayton Interstate Warehousing Franklin, IN
Mr. Maurice Simon Merchants Foodservice Clanton, AL
Ms. Matthew Sutton Ben E. Keith San Antonio, TX
Mr. Rudy Munoz Lineage Logistics Riverside, CA
Ms. Victoria Alexander Burris Logistics Elkton, MD
Mr. Alex Ramirez PFS Miami Miami, FL
Mr. Dan Hunter Atlas Logistics Salem, VA
Mr. Brian Hughes United Natural Foods, Inc. Rocklin, CA

2014 Lifetime Achievement Winners

Mr. Thomas Rodriguez  Los Angeles Cold Storage, Los Angeles, CA  43 Years
Mr. Geronimo Montes Central Cold Storage, Castroville, CA 38 Years
Mr. Larry Phillips Atlas Logistics, Tolleson, AZ 38 Years
Mr. John Ortiz Atlas Logistcs, Tolleson, AZ 38 Years



Congratulations to this year's winners!

Click the names of the winners to see photos and their full biography.


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