Chairman of the Board
Ken Atkinson is the Chairman of the Board for Douglas Sales Associates and has more than 45 years experience in the food brokerage industry. His career began in 1977 as a Retail Salesman calling on local supermarkets. The following year Ken was appointed Retail Supervisor and soon after, Headquarter Account Manager. In 1998 he became Co-Owner and President of Douglas Sales, partnering with John Pavlik and Roni Potocco. As of January 2023, Ken transitioned to his current role, where he is still actively involved with vendors, customers and Douglas Sales, as a whole. Ken is on the Board of Directors for the EFRA (Eastern Frosted & Refrigerated Association). In addition, Ken is a member of USA Triathlon and an Ironman finisher. He is a graduate of Ramapo College of New Jersey.