Nov 5, 2013
An interview with Larry Doud – CEO of Rochester Drug Cooperative (RDC)
Mr. Larry Doud serves as Chief Executive Officer, Treasurer, Secretary and Director of Rochester Drug Cooperative, Inc. Mr. Doud joined RDC in 1987. Throughout his career Mr. Doud has been one of the most influential and deeply committed executives to Independent Pharmacy in marketplace. Before joining RDC he spent twenty-two years in sales positions including Vice President of Sales with two national wholesalers. He oversees RDC's entire operation and reports directly to Board of Directors. Being widely known throughout the industry he also serves in various organizations such as Pharmacy First.
RDC is a true dividend-paying regional wholesale drug cooperative – a marriage of a traditional drug distribution company, a buying cooperative, and a private long-term investment structure formed for the sole benefit of pharmacist-entrepreneurs. RDC was founded in 1905 and currently rank as the 8th largest full-line distributor in the US.
On a daily basis, RDC distributes a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, HBC’s and Home Health Care supplies to community retail pharmacies, long-term care pharmacies, and home health care stores. RDC’s current geographical presence encompasses northeastern metropolitan and rural marketplaces surrounding Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Albany, Watertown, Scranton, New York City, Long Island, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Newark, Atlantic City, and Cleveland.
50 Jetview Dr, Rochester, NY 14624
Phone: (585) 271-7220