Mary Ellen Racz, President/CEO Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication
Easton, PA, January 31, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Mary Ellen Racz, President/CEO, of Easton, Pennsylvania has been included in the Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of beverage distribution.
About Mary Ellen Racz, President/CEO
Mrs. Racz has 33 years experience in the field of beverage distribution. She is President and CEO of Banko Beverage Company which is a beer wholesale distributor in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She oversees the operations of this family-owned business including marketing, management, payroll and financial aspects. Banko Beverage Company of Allentown, PA and its sister company, Banko North Inc. located in Scranton, PA have a combined annual gross sales of $65 million and 4.2 million cases. The family business, founded by her grandfather, Frank Banko Sr., began as a soda bottler in Bethlehem over 80 years ago and added the first beer franchise in the area after prohibition. Her Father, Frank Banko, ultimately took over the small distributor, moved it to Allentown, and grew it into a multimillion dollar, multi-company enterprise. Mrs. Racz was born on May 2, 1957 in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She obtained a B.S. in Management in 1979 and a B.A. in Spanish in 1980, both from Purdue University. In her spare time she enjoys her family, grandchildren, faith, friends, her dogs, music, and movies.
About Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide
Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide highlights the professional lives of individuals from every significant field or industry including business, medicine, law, education, art, government and entertainment. Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide is both an online and hard cover publication where we provide our members’ current and pertinent business information. It is also a biographical information source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms throughout the world. Our goal is to ensure that our members receive all of the networking, exposure and recognition capabilities to potentially increase their business.