Bubbies Homemade Ice Cream & Desserts, founded in 1985, is the leading US manufacturer of premium mochi ice cream. On January 4th of this year, Bubbies was sold by its original owner to private equity firm Kenex Holdings. Bristol Associates’ Peter Stern, on a very tight timeline, was tasked with upgrading the executive team to successfully manage the growth and expansion of Bubbies. Kenex wanted a Sales and Marketing-oriented President/CEO with broad consumer products executive experience and sound strategic vision to ignite growth and profitability.
Three placements completed by Bristol include new CEO Rick Schaeffer, previously VP at Grecian Foods, Director of Operations Kevin Netser, formerly VP Operations Double Rainbow Ice Cream, and Director of Food, Safety and Quality, Joyce Schlachter, who comes from Smitty Bee Honey. View Peter Stern’s LinkedIn profile here.
Bristol Associates is an executive search firm with a 49-year history of excellence. Bristol specializes in recruiting for companies and candidates in the casino gaming, food manufacturing, hospital/healthcare, hotels/resorts, travel/tourism/attractions, facilities/concessions, restaurant and nonprofit/arts businesses.