Pouw to take on expanded duties at ConAgra
September 21, 2007
by Allison Sebolt
OMAHA — King Pouw, executive vice-president of operations and business transformation for ConAgra Foods, Inc., has added leading the company’s product supply operations to his list of responsibilities. Product supply encompasses all of ConAgra’s procurement, manufacturing and supply chain organization.
"King is a very capable leader with deep experience in manufacturing, logistics, engineering, procurement R.&D., and information technology, and I believe he will take our game to the next level," said Gary Rodkin, Conagra Foods’ chief executive officer, in a conference call with financial analysts on Sept. 20.
Mr. Pouw joined ConAgra in March 2006. Before then, he had spent 25 years with The Kellogg Co., Battle Creek, Mich., where he directed manufacturing, engineering, procurement, R.&D. and information technology.