Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits has appointed Vic Conti to the position of Vice President and General Manager of Ohio, effective immediately.
In this role, Conti will be responsible for the company’s performance in Ohio, and will report directly to Pete McLaughlin, Executive Vice President of Ohio and Kentucky for Southern Glazer’s.
“Vic has three decades of proven leadership experience in the wine and spirits industry, specifically in the state of Ohio,” says McLaughlin. “He has effectively led a team of 200 employees, created sales programs to further drive success for our suppliers, and served as an outstanding role model reinforcing Southern Glazer’s values promoting diversity and community engagement. Vic is perfectly suited for this role—Southern Glazer’s Ohio is both lucky and thrilled to have him.”
Conti has held roles of increasing responsibility at E & J Gallo, Wine Distributors, Superior Beverage and Glazer’s Distributors. In 2017, he was appointed to his most recent position, Vice President of Sales, Ohio, Southern Glazer’s. Conti is a leader of the Ohio Regional Diversity Council, assists in community involvement across the state, and holds a bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University.