Sarah Roose ( Courtesy JOH )

JOH, Billerica, Mass., has hired Sarah Roosa as account manager/account executive in its Specialty Natural Division.

Roose most recently was at Acosta Sales & Marketing, as a business manager for accounts that included Ahold Specialty, Big Y Natural & Specialty, Bozzuto’s Specialty and Davidson Specialty, according to a news release. She also has been the Ahold channel account manager for UNFI.

She has 10 years of experience in the food industry.

“Sarah comes to JOH with a strong recommendation from her peers in the industry,” said

“She possesses all of the attributes of a JOH’er and will fit right in,” Art Papazian, executive vice president of JOH Specialty, said in the release. “She is driven to deliver results and we are excited to welcome her aboard.”