Chief Executive Officer
As CEO of Thrive, Alan leads and directs strategic sales and marketing, product development, communications, and client relations for all lines of business: health care, sports nutrition and retail. He has more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in the food and nutrition services industry where he has built high performance teams, fast tracked business growth and elevated the customer/patient experience. He has held senior executive positions with industry leading management companies in hospital, seniors and higher education markets. Most recently, Alan was national vice president of Sales for Sodexo Seniors, and prior to that he was executive vice president of Healthcare for AVI Foodsystems, regional vice president for Sodexo Education, and region vice president with Aramark Healthcare. Alan is a past member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. A graduate of Morehead State University, Alan has completed numerous executive, strategic and international leadership development programs.