Cincinnati’s Gentile Bros. Co. has a new vice president of business development. Peter LeBlond was named to the position with the 130-year-old firm.

LeBlond has more than 20 years of experience in the industry and will handle development of the company’s retail, wholesale, independent and foodservice accounts, according to a news release.

He previously served as a senior manager with IFCO Systems and Chiquita Brands Inc.

Gentile Bros. names business development V.P.