Len Petrancosta, President
Len started his career as an entrepreneur owning and operating as many as three local restaurants from 1978 to 1991.
In January 1992 he accepted a sales position with Sysco, the largest food distributor in the world. He progressed through sales management into various sales leadership roles. In 2001 he was named senior vice president and began to take responsibility of other departments namely marketing, merchandising, operations, HR, and finance. In 2004 he was named executive vice president and in 2008 became president and CEO of the Pittsburgh division of Sysco. He retired from Sysco in July 2011.
Since July 2011 Len has focused on using some of his time and talent with non profits. He is currently on the board of directors for Light of Life and CEED. He also serves as a executive service corp volunteer for the Bayer Center for Non Profits as well.
He currently is COO for Peak Performance management, a sales and leadership training and coaching company in Pittsburgh utilizing his sales and leadership experience. He has initiated a world class leadership curriculum at Peak Performance in partnership with The Leadership Challenge.