Lorna C. Donatone
CEO, President, Region Chairman for North America and CEO of Schools Worldwide
Michael P. Norris
Chief Operating Officer
Stephen J. Brady
Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and President of the Sodexo Foundation
Sodexo was founded in the year 1966. The company has been operational for almost 53 years now. The founder of the company was Pierre Bellon. The company started its operations by serving only the hospital, schools and also restaurants, under its former name - Hotel Services Corporation. During the 1970s, the company began to expand internationally, in various different countries like Belgium, the Middle East, Africa, North America, Russia, South Africa, South America, etcetera. During the years 1995 and 2001, the name of the company was changed to Sodexho Alliance, and it collaborated with various other companies as well, such as Universal Ogden Services, Gardner Merchant, Wood Dining Services and many more other companies as well.
In the year 1998, the company had amalgamated with Marriott Management Services. Thus the name of the company was again changed to Sodexho Marriott Services. This helped the company to be the largest food service providers in the USA. In the year 2002, the company had become a limited public entity, but it was again converted to a private company in the year 2007. In 2005, the CEO of the company was Michel Landel. The company had also launched its catering arm in the schools of the UK as well. Then in the year 2009, the company had acquired Comfort Keepers. In the year 2010, the company had made collaborations with two new companies, namely - one with United Coffee for trading certified coffee and the other deal with Numi for 100 per cent organic tea. The following year, the company entered into a contract with the USA government for providing food services to almost 51 mess halls of the United States Marine Corps. The headquarters of the company is based in 9801 Washingtonian Boulevard. The name of the place is Gaithersburg, while the name of the state is Martland, USA. The pin code of the area is 20878.
Sodexo is a company that is based in France and is mainly focused on providing the best quality of life services to its customers and clients all over the world. The current CEO of the company is Dennis Machuel. As of the year 2011, the total sales revenue generated by the company is more than 16 billion Euros. Also, the number of employees working at the company, as of the year 2017, is more than 420,000. The company provides food services to almost 122 prisons across eight countries. The company has its presence in over 80 countries worldwide. It also provides food services to private corporations, government organisations, schools, etcetera.
The primary services provided by the company include the offering of various kinds of food and catering services, including also management for other facilities as well. The company also provides food service vouchers as well.
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