TAGS: Jim O'Ferrell, Gellman Associates, vend broker, vending business, office coffee service, Virginia Automatic Merchandising Association, North Carolina Vending Association
NORRISTOWN, PA -- Jim O'Ferrell has joined Gellman Associates as a sales representative covering Virginia and West Virginia markets. He will be responsible for the company's vend product lines, equipment and coffee-related items.
A 30-year veteran of vending, OCS and coffee roasting, O'Ferrell got his start in the greater Washington, DC, area. Early in his career, he attended the Coffee Brewing Center, then run by the Pan-American Coffee Bureau in New York City. He has held senior management positions with Coffee Butler, Greenwich Mills, La Touraine Coffee, Wechsler Coffee, Ellis Coffee and Lacas Coffee.
O'Ferrell has served as an advisor on a number of committees with the Virginia Automatic Merchandising Association and North Carolina Vending Association. He also has shared his operational and product experience as a speaker for a variety of distributors and regional restaurant associations.