Chairman, Georges Enterprises
Mr. Pierpoint joined Imperial Trading Company in the late 1970's as Sales Manager. He has served the company in various roles including Vice President of Business Development, Vice President of Corporate Development, Vice President of Sales, and as President and Chief Operating Officer. In 2005, Bob was appointed to his present position with Georges Enterprises. Bob has been active in the food distribution industry, serving as President of the Louisiana Wholesale Association and President and Chairman of the Southern Association of Wholesale Distributors. As a member of the Board of the American Wholesale Marketers Association (the national association), he served as Expo and ABX/Summit Committee Chairman as well as a member of the Industry Affairs Committee. Mr. Pierpoint has served on advisory councils of major manufacturers including Nabisco Foods, Planters/LifeSavers, RJ Reynolds, and Brown and Williamson. Mr. Pierpoint is active in his church and in civic projects. He is a 1969 graduate of Southeastern Louisiana College (now University) with a B.A. in History & Government.