Mt. Sterling, Ill. - Dot Foods, the nation's largest food redistributor, is proud to announce the promotion of 28-year employee Tammy Underwood to customer development representative manager in the company's Sales Department. Brian Middendorf, director of sales support, made the announcement.

"Tammy has displayed a great history of leadership ability that will surely translate into her new position," said Middendorf. "Her years of experience in sales are going to be a tremendous asset."

Underwood began her career at Dot working in administration in 1984. She most recently worked as a customer development representative team leader as well as a business development manager prior to that. In her new position, Underwood will manage a team of Foodservice and DFID customer development representatives along with continuing her current responsibilities.

"I really enjoy working for a company that supports its employees' growth and development," said Underwood. "I'm excited about this new opportunity."

About Dot Foods

Dot Foods and Dot Transportation continue to experience exceptional growth and are hiring in record numbers. Both companies are looking to fill several positions for full and part-time drivers and warehouse personnel in all eight locations. To learn more about careers at Dot Foods, visit www.dotfoods.com/careers and follow @DotFoodsCareers on Twitter.

Dot Foods Inc. carries 105,000 products from 600 food industry manufacturers and is the largest food redistributor in the United States. Dot Foods distributes foodservice, convenience, retail and vending food products to distributors in all 50 states. Dot Foods operates eight distribution centers in: Modesto, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Burley, Idaho; Mt. Sterling, Ill.; Cambridge City, Ind.; Williamsport, Md.; Liverpool, N.Y.; and Ardmore, Okla. For information, visit www.dotfoods.com.