Meredith Neizer has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of operations at U.S. Foodservice. She will oversee operations, safety and logistics and will report to Stuart Schuette, chief operating officer. Neizer joined U.S. Foodservice in 2008 as president of Alliant Logistics, after holding senior positions at Reyes Holdings, a beverage and foodservice distribution company and at Maersk-Sealand, a leading global shipping company. Neizer holds a bachelor's degree from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.