Vice Chairman, Acosta Sales & Marketing
John “Jack” J. Laurendeau, Jr. is the Vice Chairman of Sales and Marketing at Acosta. Before his promotion to Vice Chairman in 2007, he served as President of Acosta from 2001 until 2007. Laurendeau joined Acosta in 1999 after the company acquired MAI-Alper, Inc.
Laurendeau is a former Director of National Food Sales for Welch’s and spent nine years with that company. He has also worked for Coca-Cola Foods and Scott Paper Company.
Laurendeau is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts. He is a member of the board of directors of the Genesis Fund and has been a board member at Acosta since 1999.