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Team Member Spotlight On Gary Vonck

Posted: January 29, 2013

Elk Grove Village, IL – KeyImpact Sales & Systems, Inc. (“KeyImpact”), We are pleased to announce that on January 13th, 2013, Gary Vonck, Vice President of KeyImpact’s Education Division, was awarded the Silver Friend of Child Nutrition Award. The FAME Awards, now in its 24th year, presented Gary with the award at the SNA Child Nutrition Industry Conference (CNIC) in San Antonio, TX.

The FAME Awards selection committee, comprised of previous winners, the current SNA president and editors from various foodservice publications, chose Gary from a vast pool of nominations. Winning nominations describe An Advocate of child nutrition and supports child nutrition beyond the scope of normal professional duties. Per the FAME website, “Single paragraph answers are not recommended.”

Gary’s contribution to the Child Nutrition industry is more than a paragraph—it’s a Bestseller. Industry Representative on the Board of Directors of School Nutrition Association (SNA) and the Advisory Board for National Foodservice Management Institute, Gary consistently exudes the level of professionalism and expertise that has made KeyImpact a major player in the industry.

Please join us in congratulating Gary Vonck on this prestigious award!

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About the Author:


Gary Vonck

VP - Education Division

Gary Vonck has been with KeyImpact since 2007, adding to an impressive 40-year foodservice career. His knowledge and passion for child nutrition are unsurpassed. Gary oversees the Education Division, which includes sales, bid, and commodity teams across the entire nation.

Gary is an active member of the SNA and was the first and only broker/agency representative on the School Nutrition Association’s Industry Advisory Board, as the appointed Industry Representative, in 2008 and again 2014. Gary has also served on numerous SNA Task Forces and co-chaired several SNA events. Gary was also on the NSFMI national advisory council. In January 2013, Gary was awarded the Silver Friend of Child Nutrition FAME Award.

Gary Vonck is based in Illinois and can be reached at gvonck@kisales.com.