GREENSBORO (NC) – The Fresh Market, Inc. BB #:155863 is pleased to announce that Nathan Baldwin has joined the company as Vice President of Merchandising Food Service.
In this new role, his responsibilities include overseeing a team and leading all the aspects of The Fresh Market’s new “kitchens” inclusive of design, workflow, operations, product selection, merchandising and profit and loss accountability. Dan Portnoy, Chief Merchandising Officer, will direct him.
Nathan received his BBA in Restaurant and Hotel Management at The University of New Mexico’s Anderson School of Management. He then went to work for Chili’s Grill & Bar, where he spent more than 20 years. He began his career as a Restaurant Manager, working his way up to various roles in the company’s corporate office as Senior Director of Culinary Operations, Vice President of Operation Services, and Vice President of Strategic Growth and Finance. He was most recently Vice President of Restaurant Services. In this role, he created, simplified, implemented, and managed operational strategy and innovation to support over 1350 franchised and domestic restaurants.
“Nathan brings a wealth of experience in the restaurant…