Jennifer TegelerCEO, Foodbuy Hospitality
Jennifer was appointed CEO of Foodbuy’s Hospitality & Leisure Member group in 2018, having first partnered with Foodbuy in 2015 to assist in the growth and development of this group. Jennifer is responsible for the execution of Foodbuy’s value proposition through the implementation of innovative account management strategies with its hospitality Members. She also oversees the S. Sherman Associates food & beverage and operational hospitality consulting division of Foodbuy.
Prior to Foodbuy, Jennifer served as President of BuyEfficient, a procurement services company focused on providing supply chain expertise to a number of hotel ownership and management groups. Jennifer spent more than 12 years with BuyEfficient, developing unique business strategies and key relationships. In her role overseeing the business development, financial and operational areas of the company, BuyEfficient was transformed into a distinguished market leader and was eventually sold in 2015.
Previously, Jennifer worked with Deloitte & Touche’s consulting division and spent several years in software consulting spearheading business process improvement, and software consulting projects for a number of clients. Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Arizona. Jennifer and her husband reside in Southern California.