Where Exceptional Teamwork Meets Unmatched Hospitality Solutions
Influencing the Industry for over 40 Years
Zink Hospitality, a subsidiary of Zink Corporation is dedicated to curating solutions that enhance the guest experience in hotels, restaurants, and other hospitality venues. Our Hospitality team is supported by a segmented salesforce of industry experts in equipment, tabletop and smallwares, and installation. As a portfolio rep, this allows our clients to streamline their purchasing process and consolidate their supplier relationships by accessing a diverse selection of products from a single source.
Our focus is to provide you with not just furniture, but the right furniture that fits your unique needs. From functional seating to stylish tables, our offerings are designed to blend seamlessly into your establishment, enhancing both aesthetic and operational efficiencies. Partner with us to address the unique challenges of your fast-paced, diverse hospitality environment with tailor-made solutions.
About Zink Corporation
Zink Corporation is an employee-owned company headquartered in Columbus, OH with offices throughout Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, West Virginia, Kentucky and Western Pennsylvania. Zink companies include Zink Foodservice, Zink Hospitality, Z-Ventilation Solutions, AIM National, Wenger Temperature Control, and ZCS Distribution. Zink provides comprehensive sales, marketing, distribution, ventilation, service, and installation for premier manufacturers, dealers and operators in the hospitality and foodservice industry. For additional information, visit www.zinkcorp.com
At Zink Hospitality, we are laser focused on providing comprehensive solutions and services for customers in the foodservice, healthcare, lodging, and education markets. All Zink companies operate on the EOS management platform, which has proven to drive speed, accountability, visibility and profitability to our businesses resulting in value creation for our shareholders. With strict adherence to our Core Values and a shared vision across our companies to continually provide value for our clients, Zink companies are driven by the success and satisfaction of our customers.
Working with us
Engaging with Zink Hospitality is your first step toward transforming and optimizing your foodservice and hospitality operations. Our experienced team of professionals is ready to provide personalized consultations to help streamline your purchasing, elevate your seating offerings, and design your custom project. We understand the challenges unique to the foodservice and hospitality industry, and we’re committed to offering tailored solutions that meet your specific needs. To get started, simply reach out to us for a consultation. You’ll gain valuable insights into the latest industry trends and have a dedicated partner to help you make informed choices. With Zink Hospitality you’re investing in a partnership designed for your success.
Meet the Team!
VP / GM
Learn more about Brian
Brian has over 20 years of successful sales leadership and management experience in the Hospitality industry. His most recent career venture helped grow Charter Furniture as the industry leader in the custom seating category. His responsibilities included managing Charter’s largest volume customer, Marriott International. He also spent 5 years as the Regional Sales Manager at Shelby William Industries.
Currently, Brian resides in Columbus. OH with his wife, Karen, and their two children.
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – Providence College, 1993
Regional VP of Sales - IL/WI
Learn more about John
John is a lifelong, 4th generation Chicagoan who has been in the Foodservice and Hospitality Sales industry since 1986. After graduating from the University Of Illinois Chicago with a marketing degree, John worked as a sales representative with the largest restaurant supply and equipment distributor in the country for 8 years, followed by 2 years as an Equipment and Supply Specialist for the largest foodservice distributor in the U.S. In 1996 he joined a Manufacturers’ Representative firm, becoming their VP of Sales and later a partner. He established his own firm, John Manson & Associates (JMA Marketing), in 2004.
John is the proud father of two grown daughters, and now resides in the near north suburbs with his wife Liz. He enjoys spending his weekend time with food & wine, gardening, and restoring his vintage home.
Sales Manager - IL/WI
Learn more about Bridget
Bridget has over 25 years of experience in the contract and hospitality furniture industry.
Her last career was as Sales Director for a major outdoor furniture manufacturer running 1/3 of the Country. Her responsibilities included managing large customer relationships and all the Representative Groups that sold for the company. Bridget’s career before this was as Regional Manager for a large indoor furniture manufacturer also running 1/3 of the country and all the representatives selling the product.
Bridget is currently responsible for the Illinois and Wisconsin market of Zink Hospitality.
Territory Manager - MI
Learn more about Greg
Gregory Fedurek joined us in 1988 after two and one half years in the field with a major china company as a factory representative. Prior to that position he spent five years with a leading food service operator in their field marketing department. Greg is responsible for sales in Michigan and resides in Farmington Hills.
BBA in Business Administration – Bowling Green State University, 1979
Territory Manager - IN / KY
Learn more about Jim
Jim Jacobs – joined Zink Corporation in May 2015. Jim’s 20+ years of sales experience have mainly been in the foodservice industry. He spent 16 years in Indiana & Michigan with a national food distributor. He is based at our Indianpolis office and manages Zink’s Tabletop and Smallwares lines throughout the state of Indiana.
Jim and his family live in Fishers Indiana
Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a Minor in Psychology
He attended Western Michigan University.
Territory Manager - OH / W.PA
Learn more about Rian
Rian Hassen attended The Ohio State University and began her career in Hospitality working for 13 years as the Catering Director at Worthington Hills Country Club in Columbus, OH
She joined Zink Corporation in 2018 as an Executive Assistant to the Managing Partners. And began working as a Project Coordinator in 2019 before becoming a Territory Manager in 2023.
Rian currently lives in Dublin, OH with her husband and 2 children.
Client Service Team
At Zink Hospitality, our Inside Sales Team is the backbone of our customer service operations. Their commitment to excellence is evident in the way they handle every customer interaction, ensuring that our clients receive the best possible service.
Inside Sales Specialist
Learn more about Erin
Erin attended Miami University and majored in Marketing. Following graduation, she moved to Chicago and began her career in the insurance industry where she worked in Sales and Account Management. She joined Zink Corporation in October 2022 on the Inside Sales Team in the Lisle office.
Our Core Values
- Customer First
We believe in delivering added value for our customers. Customer-First is the foundation of our business. We listen to our customers’ needs and we recognize that customer satisfaction is every employee’s responsibility.
We strive for Excellence in everything we do. The integrity of our people and our best-in-class processes and facilities make us the first choice for representation.
- Forward Focus & Results Driven
We are a Results Driven team. We succeed by being forward-focused, setting challenging goals and having a sense of urgency in all that we do, all with our customer’s success in mind.
- Positive Attitude
We approach work and life with enthusiasm, passion and an eye on balance.
- We Care
We Care for one another, our customers and our community. With respect and discipline, we are accountable, we “do the right thing” and we maintain high ethical standards.