Mars Chocolate North America has prmoted Timothy LeBel to the position of vice president of sales.
In his new role leading the Mars Chocolate Sales organization, LeBel oversees the strategy and execution of its retail management, customer account teams, field sales, customer development, and customer experiences. He serves as a member of the Mars Senior Management Team and will play an active role in industry events.
A 24-year veteran of Mars, LeBel offers a wealth of sales experience both in the Chocolate and Petcare divisions. He has led sales strategies and in-store execution for several channels, including mass, grocery, club and value, and his established partnerships with key retailers provide a strong foundation for customer collaboration and mutual value creation. LeBel also has an outstanding track record of mobilizing and engaging his teams.
LeBel earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Finance from University of New Hampshire and an MBA in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University.