LAS VEGAS, NV - Lil' Drug Store Products (LDSP) is proud to announce that Paul Rossberger, Vice President of Sales at LDSP, was honored by WAM Distributors with their Lifetime Achievement Award. Rossberger was only the fourth recipient of this award in WAM's history. Rossberger's leadership helped WAM increase sales of health and beauty care items by 53% and outperform the channel growth by 7% over the past 5 years.
"It is a great honor to receive this recognition from WAM," said Rossberger. "The incredible results we have achieved with WAM is only possible with the tireless dedication of LDSP's sales and broker team, the commitment of the WAM distributors and the support of our retail partners."
WAM started in 1985 with the goal of bringing c-store distributors, manufacturers and retailers together to work together in a more effective way. Today, in aggregate, WAM distributors are the third largest c-store distributor in the market with a network of 24 c-store distributors serving 20,000 independent and small chain c-stores. The retailers in the WAM distribution network account for over $9 Billion in annual sales.
"Paul Rossberger is a proven leader at Lil' Drug and is an industry advocate for growth and innovation," said Chris DeWolf, President of Lil' Drug Store Products.
Paul Rossberger joined LDSP nearly 20 years ago as a Sales Manager and currently leads a team of Regional Sales Managers and Merchandisers at Lil' Drug. Paul also serves on the Cedar Rapids Metro YMCA Board of Directors and mentors children through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids. Prior to joining LDSP, Paul worked on the Chicago Board of Trade and graduated from Southern Illinois University.