Executive Leadership

Marc J. Bodner
Chief Executive Officer- Principal
Member of the Board
Marc has over 20 years’ experience in the Distribution industry. He previously held the position of President/CEO at Allied Supply Co. He currently holds the position of President and is a member of the Board of Directors. Marc graduated with honors from Touro College with degrees in Corporate Finance and Computer Science. He serves on the Board of Directors of several non-profit organizations.

Annette Lucas
Annette has been instrumental in the growth and recent expansion efforts at L&R. As an original owner of L&R who has been in the Distribution business for the past 30 years, her vision has proven to be very instrumental in positioning L&R as the largest cosmetic distributor nationwide. Annette is also part of L&R’s Board of Directors.

E. Reilly Murray
Reilly has over 25 years of experience in the industry starting his career with Revlon Cosmetics.  From Revlon, Reilly moved to distribution logistics.  In Distribution, he served as Executive Vice President and Principle of Allied Supply.  Most recently, Reilly was the Senior Vice President for L&R Distributors.  Reilly attended University of London and Loyola College, graduating from Loyola with a Bachelor’s of Science degree.

Assaf Korner
Chief Financial Officer
Assaf has over 15 years experience in consumer product and medical device companies. Prior to joining L&R Assaf served as the CFO of Iluminage Beauty, a Joint Venture between Unilever and Syneron Medical in the beauty devices for home use space. Prior to that Assaf held several senior Finance and Operation roles in the medical device industry. Assaf holds an MBA from The Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business Administration, a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Economics and is Certified Public Accountant (ISR).

Lee Colarco
Vice President of Category Management & Procurement
Lee has over 30 years of experience in the industry and came to L&R from Chain Drug Consortium where she held the position of Vice President of General Merchandise and Consumables.  Prior to that Lee served as Vice President of Merchandising at Duane Reade and has expertise in category management, store planning and store layout.  Lee graduated with a Master’s Degree in Marketing Research from the Hunter Graduate Center at CUNY.

Mike Willert
VP of Sales
Mike has 30 years of experience in the industry. He previously held the positions of VP of Business Development for Retail Service Associates and General Manager at Rita Ann Distributors (division of Amerisource Bergen), both of whom were GM/HBC distributors. Mike graduated with a BS Degree in Accounting from St Joseph’s University and an MBA from Widener University.

Ray Delio
VP of Operations
Ray has 35 years of experience in the industry. He previously held the position of General Manager at L&R and Senior Vice President of Operations for a national full service GM/HBC/Pharmaceutical distributor. Ray graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Management from Bernard Baruch.

Matt Peoples
Chief Information Officer
Matt has over 25 years of IT experience in the Distribution industry. He previously held the position of IT Director at Allied Supply Co., Vice President MIS at Toymax and Vice President MIS at Noodle Kidoodle/Greenman Bros. Matt graduated from Syracuse University School of Management with a Bachelor of Science.