Robert J. Ammon is a C.P.A. and has been the Chief Financial Officer of Pepin Distributing Company for the past 34 years. Bob serves on the Company’s Board of Directors, and also serves as Trustee on the Company’s Savings and Retirement Plan, overseeing the management of a range of investment products for the Company’s 401-K plan. He has significant experience addressing the strategic, operational and banking decisions with financial institutions and has particular expertise in management and corporate strategy. Bob was a Partner with the regional C.P.A. firm Purvis Gray and Company from 1974 to 1983, where he worked with a broad variety of clients including distribution wholesalers, contractors, hospitals, and specialized in the area of tax consulting. Bob received a B.S. in Accounting from Florida State University, where he was a member of Beta Alpha Psi. He resides in Tampa, Florida, with his wife, Angie, and their daughter Katie.