GERARD J. ZEPPIERI
MANAGING DIRECTOR, FOOD & BEVERAGE
Gerry is a Managing Director, Food & Beverage for SB360 Capital Partners, LLC. He previously held the title of Senior Vice President and Director of Operations for one of the predecessor companies, SB Capital Group. Gerry joined SB Capital Group in 1995 as a field supervisor, and became Director of Operations in 2000.
Gerry began his retail career in 1974 with Morse Shoe which was acquired by J. Baker Inc. during his tenure. With Morse Shoe/J. Baker, Gerry held various managerial roles of increasing responsibility over a 20 year career.
Over the span of more than two decades with SB Capital Group, Gerry has been involved with some of the largest general merchandise liquidations in North America. He has also led a very specialized focus within the food industry. This focus included all aspects of the development and expansion of an American Frozen Dairy Brand into the Japanese marketplace, and the opening of stores in Japan.
Gerry also developed a specialized program to operate and manage liquidation events in full line grocery stores. The grocery liquidation program has been executed in more than a dozen National and Regional grocery chains with more than $700,000,000 of inventory liquidated.
Gerry attended Rutgers University and received his Bachelors Degree in Business Management from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte.