HEINEKEN USA is excited to announce that Faust Distributing Company of Texas has received the organization's Red Star Award for its efforts in driving the success of the HEINKEN USA portfolio. The win, which was announced at HEINEKEN USA's National Distrbutor Conference in San Diego, CA, marks the second time in three years the family-owned company received the Red Star Award.
Faust Distributing Company was honored for its execution which exceeded expectations, and utilized creative ways to promote the HEINEKEN USA portfolio to its customers. The company grew the HEINEKEN USA business in 2015, with significant performance across the HEINEKEN USA Dutch portfolio brands, including Heineken and Heineken Light, as well as the Mexican portfolio, including Dos Equis and Tecate.
"The Red Star Award truly recognizes our distributor partners who execute flawlessly to deliver results, by partnering with our team to drive growth," said Ray Faust, Vice President, Sales, HEINEKEN USA. "With their unique approach and ability to connect with their markets and customers, the Faust Distributing Company hit it out of the park, and we're excited to continue our partnership in the future."
On hand to congratulate the Faust Management team on the Red Star win were HEINEKEN N.V. owner Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken, HEINEKEN N.V. Charimen and CEO, Jean-Francois van Boxmeer, HEINEKEN USA CEO, Ronald den Elzen, and the HEINEKEN USA Management Team.