BakeMark announced today that Gary Schmidt has decided to step down as President & CEO of BakeMark and pursue other opportunities.   
"We want to thank Gary for the hard work and contribution that has been made during Gary’s time with the company. BakeMark is and always will be committed to the success of its customers, colleagues and stakeholders," BakeMark said in a press release. 
Effective immediately, Jim Parker, Chairman, will assume the role of President & CEO for BakeMark, in addition to his role as Chairman.