( Courtesy JOH )

Jeff Pennington has joined Billerica, Mass.-based JOH as an account manager in the Great Lakes division.

Pennington has 18 years of experience in the industry, most recently at Advantage Solutions. He has worked with Meijer and SpartanNash, according to a news release.

 “He has strong knowledge and experience in the food business,” Greg Reed, regional director of the JOH Great Lakes division. “He is driven to deliver results and we are excited to welcome him aboard as we continue to grow the Great Lakes division.”