Executive VP - Operations
Crescent Crown Distributing
Rich Marchant is the Executive Vice-President of Operations for Crescent Crown Distributing LLC. In this role Rich oversees the Operations functions for all branches nationally including Delivery, Fleet Operations, Warehouse, Merchandising, Point of Sale and Purchasing. Rich is also responsible for Expansion Planning, Site Acquisition and Construction Management for all locations.
Rich has 30 years of experience in Warehouse and Delivery Operations for beer wholesalers starting after his completion of service in the US Army in 1986. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix.
His award achievements include recognition for industry leading performance in throughput and quality, Beverage World Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 and Arizona Public Service Company’s Wayne Farnsworth Award for service to the community in 2010.
Rich is a member of the MillerCoors Quality and Supply Chain council and is past Chairman of the Operations Leadership Council, a collaborative national peer group of senior operations executives.