Metz & Associates, Ltd., recently announced three additions to its leadership team. Ryan McNulty has been named director of culinary development, Jimmy Blicharz has been named vice president of the K-12 School Dining Services division and Chris Motyka has joined the company as vice president of support services.
McNulty is a Certified Executive Chef who previously served as a research and development chef/quality control manager for Innovative Foods, Inc., where he developed products for national distribution.
Blicharz joined the company last fall as a district manager. His previous experience includes management of various school dining and healthcare operations. In his most recent position, he served as COO for Food Management Group where he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the business in addition to selling, planning and opening new accounts. He also served as a Regional Manager for the Aramark Corporation where he oversaw the operations of nineteen units and helped triple managed volume for the company.
Prior to joining Metz, Motyka served as a district manager for Aramark/ServiceMaster Healthcare, where his responsibilities included leadership of 27 managers in 19 departments at 12 locations. He has also served as a regional sales executive for ServiceMaster Healthcare and as a division director for integrated support services for a large healthcare system