Leadership

Encouraging strategic thinking & innovation 

 We recognize that to be the best, we must rely upon a strong network of leaders that builds mutually beneficial relationships among industry-leading manufacturers and our entrepreneurial customer partners. Our innovative leadership team has the skills and scale needed to help our partners exceed their goals. Run by executives with generations of experience, we have not only learned from the past but are ready for the future.

Jeff Allen

Jeff Allen

Chief Executive Officer

Jeff oversees our daily operations, maintains integral customer relationships, and works closely with the other executive team members to set company performance objectives.

Paul Murphy

Paul Murphy

Chief Operating Officer

Paul is responsible for producing long-term direction for the company by analyzing and identifying emerging industry trends to improve business performance and profitability.

Joseph Schillero

Joseph Schillero

Chief Financial Officer

Joseph manages our financial matters including accounting, budgeting, along with risk and operational planning, taxes, and internal control.

Erich Liendo

Erich Liendo

Chief Information Officer

Erich heads the technology team by supervising programming, infrastructure, web development, cyber security, business support, and mobile to drive efficiency and innovation.

Marty Glick

Marty Glick

Executive Vice President Divisional Sales

Marty leads the sales and customer service team to meet and exceed goals by developing sales plans and strategies for our independent c-stores, in addition to building and supporting key customer relationships.

Steve Peterson

Steve Peterson

Executive Vice President National Sales

Steve oversees chain, food service, college, and university sales. By executing advanced industry techniques, Steve establishes and preserves critical customer partner relationships. 

Dennis Williams

Dennis Williams

Executive Vice President Procurement

Dennis conducts vendor negotiations and inventory management, in addition to setting customer pricing and administering backend programs.

Michael D'Ortenzio

Michael D'Ortenzio

Executive Vice President Operations

Michael spearheads warehouse functions, transportation, security, and facility maintenance across all three divisions to create internal improvements and enhance cost-effectivity.

Kyle Feldman

Kyle Feldman

Executive Vice President Government Affairs

Kyle consistently researches industry-related legislation to assess its impact on the business and to determine the most effective strategies for compliance and continued growth.

Ed Berro

Ed Berro

Chairman of the Board

Ed supervises the expansion of NCD by monitoring overall activities, resources, and negotiations, while also providing his guidance as a business veteran where necessary.

Our Values

Family First

Because we emerged from a network of strong family-owned businesses,  we make it a priority to treat each relationship with the same dedication and care as that of a family member.

Commitment to Growth

We are tenacious in our effort to generate lasting success for our clients, team, vendors, and investors by delivering regional scale service and resources with a personal touch.

Persistent People

Our team confronts every challenge and remains resilient through adversity. Count on our ability to streamline communication, augment customer profits, and elevate service.

Quality Above All

We are always at the ready to serve you and to do our absolute best in providing top-of-the-line products and services that are guaranteed to transcend company targets.

Recent News

PFMA’s Annual Conference Offers Educational Experience for Food Retail Industry Leaders

PFMA’s Annual Conference Offers Educational Experience for Food Retail Industry Leaders

Last week, National Convenience Distributors’ CEO, Jeff Allen, and NCD’s executive vice president of government affairs, Kyle Feldman, attended the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association’s annual conference at the Gettysburg Hotel and Visitor Center in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The two-day event — Tuesday, June 14 through Wednesday, June 15 — highlighted trends, innovation and challenges within the food retail industry.

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Team NCD Leads in Rhode Island 5K

Team NCD Leads in Rhode Island 5K

Last weekend, Erin Mercolino-Nigro and Steve Peterson of National Convenience Distributors took part in Angels Giving Back’s annual 5K race. Alongside their families, Mercolino and Peterson demonstrated NCD’s commitment to their customer partners.

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