Jim Flood died on Dec. 31. He was a longtime independent manufacturers’ rep and past president of the Manufacturers’ Agents Association for the Foodservice Industry. He was 86 years old. Jim FloodFlood started Professional Representatives of Arizona in 1978 and remained active within MAFSI until he retired in 2005. Flood is survived by Judi, his wife of 31 years, and children Diane, Kelly, Lori and Kenneth and his grandchildren and great grandchildren.