Topco's COO Autumn O'Bryan Scores 2018 XBIZ Exec Awards Nom

LOS ANGELES — Topco Sales has announced company COO Autumn O'Bryan has been nominated for the 2018 Progressive Leadership award by the XBIZ Exec Awards.

According to a rep, the nomination recognizes O’Bryan’s tireless — and successful — efforts toward reestablishing Topco Sales as a leading manufacturer by utilizing an honest and authentic approach to business development.

O’Bryan took the helm as Topco Sales COO in June of 2016 and quickly began an intricate and involved process that would ultimately transform the company’s status and rebuild its reputation, the company reported.

“When I took on this role, I knew I had a challenge on my hands, and as I had more candid conversations with customers, I was able to gain clarity as to what it would take to get Topco Sales back on track,” O’Bryan said. “The support from the Topco Sales team, as well as the trust and confidence that my colleagues and customers have showed me, was palpable from the start and I couldn’t have done it without them. Receiving this nomination tells me that the industry has taken note of our progress, and it is an honor to have been recognized.”

Voting for the 2018 Executive Awards is open now. To vote, log in or set up a profile at and select Autumn O’Bryan for Progressive Leadership.

“We've made great strides in all areas, from internal operations to product development, marketing, quality and visibility,” O’Bryan said. “We will never stop working to reach the top of the mountain, but I am proud of all that we've been able to accomplish thus far.”

The 2018 XBIZ Exec Awards will be held Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 at the Andaz Hotel in West Hollywood, California. For more information, visit