ABOUT

At Horizon US&S, we offer personalized and local Food Service and Retail expertise with the partnership and support of an established headquarter company, Horizon Sales, that was founded in 1982.  Horizon is recognized as the leading sales, marketing and merchandising organization in the West with offices and market representation in the Southern California, Southwest, Intermountain West and now the Rocky Mountain region.  


OUR VISION:

Our highly skilled staff has 150 years of combined experience to provide a wide range of unparalled services that are always executed with the highest level of professionalism. 


We believe that our success is measured by your satisfaction and our goal is to provide benefits to our customers that are second to none. 


OUR PROMISE:

We will place your products, execute your promotions, assist with advertising and marketing programs and keep you informed about local market conditions.


We will provide you with accurate reports and performance updates on your products as well, as upcoming events that could be highly impactful for your business. 


We are committed to representing you at the highest level, so that you gain the maximum sales possible for your brand.


HORIZON WEST PARTNERS

Horizon Sales
Horizon Specialties
Willis Marketing

Food Service Team

Tony Visintine

Director of Food Service
Background
  • 28 years in the industry 

  • 11 years Food Brokerage experience representing fortune 500 Companies 

  • 11 years as a Regional Sales Manager responsible for a 6 state region working with Brokers, Foodservice Distributors, Regional & National Chains, and C-Stores

  • Solid background in product development and culinary skills

  • ServSafe Certification NRA

JIM ARNOLDLess

TERRITORY MANAGER
Background
  • 12 years with the company

  • 22 years of Food Service experience

  • Regional Manager for Fujitsu Communications

  • Studied culinary arts and wine in France at various esteemed institutions

  • Co-owned The Truffle Cheese Shop, one of Denver’s first artisan cheese and specialty foods shops - managed, researched, and purchased artisanal cheese, charcuterie, oils, vinegars, and specialty products

  • Liaison with Shamrock Foods Denver - acting as the key point of contact for headquarter calls and sales representatives

  • Arranging and executing all Shamrock food shows

MATT MITCHELLLess

TERRITORY MANAGER
Background
  • 7 years with the company

  • 26 years of food industry experience

  • 5 years with Wild Oats development and design team

  • 5 years as travel trainer at Wild Oats and King Soopers teaching chefs and managers

  • ServSafe Certified

ROBERT WITTYLess

Territory Manager
Background
  • 3 years with the company

  • 21 years of Food Service experience

  • 20+ years experience in food service sales industry

  • 10 years as regional sales manager, 6 years as Broker sales representative, 5 years distributor sales representative

  • Western region (Colorado west) working with food service distributors brokers, and regional/national chains headquarter calls

  • K-12 specialist including bid, product specialist

Retail Team

Ellen Glasscock

DIRECTOR OF RETAIL SALES
Background
  • 35 years of industry experience    

  • 20 years working with European Imports Sales Team in the Colorado market 

  • Leads and mentors our exceptional retail team

Alex FriessLess

Account Executive
Background
  • 10 years in the grocery industry

  • Murray’s Red Jacket certified trainer

  • Murray’s Cheese Master 

Juan Medina

Field Sales Rep
BACKGROUND
  • First year with the company

  • 12 years of experience in the food service industry 

  • Presidential award at King Soopers for receiving over 100 positive customer comments on individual surveys

  • Passionate about new foods and cuisines!

Rachel Loetscher

BACKGROUND
  • 8 years with the company    

  • Murray's Red Jacket

TANISHA CASTRO 

BACKGROUND

  • 22 years in the food industry with 15 years at King Soopers

  • Key in developing and managing multiple deli departments

  • Lead Deli Trainer and Manager

Administrative Team

AMY TARNOFF

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS & ADMINISTRATION
BACKGROUND
  • 10 years with the company    

  • Continued advancement and development into key role with Horizon US&S    

  • Skilled in customer portals including Mantis, Blacksmith and 1WorldSync    

  • Extensive experience with MCS ordering system    

  • Well established relationships with customers and vendors

Valerie Lindow

Administrative Account Manager
BACKGROUND
  • 7 years with the company

  • Expert in customer portals including Mantis, Exceedra and 1WorldSync

  • Knowledgeable with MCS ordering system

  • Instrumental in maintaining strong relationships with customers and vendors

Linda Pelon

Reconciliation Manager
BACKGROUND
  • 14 Years with the company    

  • Key manager with accounts receivables