CHRIS FINCK APPOINTED SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & CHIEF CUSTOMER OFFICER OF TREEHOUSE FOODS.

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Chartwell is pleased to announced that Chris Finck has joined TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) as Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer. Mr. Finck arrived at TreeHouse from Grupo Bimbo, where he was Senior Vice President, Sales Operations, and before that, Senior Vice President of National Sales.

 

Prior to its acquisition by Bimbo, Chris served as Senior Vice President of Sales for the U.S. Bakery Division of Sara Lee. Prior to that, Mr. Finck spent 20 years with PepsiCo in a variety of sales, strategy, and customer development roles of increasing responsibility. Most recently at Pepsi, Mr. Finck served as Vice President of Sales for its Quaker Tropicana Gatorade division. Mr. Finck holds a Bachelors in Marketing from Towson University in Baltimore, as well as an MBA from Loyola College.

 

TreeHouse Foods, Inc., with revenues of approximately $6 billion, is a manufacturer of packaged foods and beverages with more than 50 manufacturing facilities across the United States, Canada and Italy that focuses primarily on private label products for both retail grocery and food away from home customers. The company manufactures shelf stable, refrigerated, frozen and fresh products, including beverages and beverage enhancers (single serve beverages, coffees, teas, creamers, powdered beverages and smoothies); meals (cereal, pasta, macaroni and cheese and side dishes); retail bakery (refrigerated and frozen dough, cookies and crackers); condiments (pourable and spoonable dressing, dips, pickles, soups and sauces) and healthy snacks (nuts, trail mix, bars, dried fruits and vegetables).

 

TreeHouse has a comprehensive offering of packaging formats and flavor profiles, and it also offers natural, organic and preservative free ingredients in many categories. Its strategy is to be the leading supplier of private label food and beverage products by providing the best balance of quality and cost to its customers.