G & J Marketing and Sales has name Jim Bombeck and John Biebighauser to its sales team.
Bombeck has joined the sales team representing the Ohio and sections of West Virginia and Pennsylvania. He has over 20 years of sales experience in the food industry.
Bombeck was a national account sales manager for Mrs. Fields Fundraising. While at Mrs. Fields he was responsible for recruiting and training 75 independent sales reps to launch the Mrs. Fields Cookie Dough. Jim also developed sales and marketing strategies for Mrs. Fields fund raising brand. Prior to Mrs. Fields, he was a national accounts customer sales executive for The Hershey Co. from 1993 to 2010. He sold Hershey’s iconic brands to fundraising national accounts, and was a “President’s Cup Winner in 2002.” In the early years with the Hershey Co., he was a retail sales representative and sold to both corporate and store level accounts.
Bombeck attended Youngstown State University and graduated in 1981 with a B.A. in advertising and public relations.
Biebighauser has joined the sales team representing Minnesota, Western Wisconsin, Iowa, and North Dakota and South Dakota.
Biebighauser was previously a national account manager for Jack Link’s Snacks where he maintained sales performance in food service and retail; and contract management with region responsibilities for 30 states. Prior to Jack Link’s, John was an area account manager for Nestle North America selling core Nestle Brands, and developed and maintained market sales plans.
Biebighauser graduated from the University of Minnesota with a business communications degree in 1987.