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MONDAY / MARCH 11, 2019 / 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Opening Reception

Join us at the start of the Summit for a chance to network with attendees, speakers and sponsors over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.


John Benner | Director of National Accounts | Polar King

John Benner began his career with the Tippmann Affiliated Group as a Regional Sales Manager for Polar King International, Inc outdoor walk-in coolers and freezers ( In 2014, he became the Director of Sales for Thermodyne Foodservice Products, Inc. slow cook & hold ovens (; and American Griddle Corp. counter top electric steam griddles (, both of which are sister brands to Polar King. In 2016, in addition to his duties with Thermodyne & American Griddle, John took over as the National Accounts Manager for Polar King. As a dedicated food service professional, he’s worked with numerous restaurant chains (both regional and national) and independent franchisees.

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