Aramark Announces New CEO

October 8, 2019 Aramark Announces New CEO

Aramark has appointed John J. Zillmer CEO.

Zilmer has more than thirty years of leadership experience in the industry, most recently serving as CEO of Allied Waste Industries. He previously worked for Aramark for 18 years, leaving the company in 2004 after serving as president of global food and support services. Zilmer succeeds Eric Foss, who retired earlier this year.

About Aramark
Aramark provides food services, facilities management, and uniform and career apparel to health care institutions, universities and school districts, stadiums and arenas, and businesses around the world. For more information, visit