Smith to lead consumer products division at Tyson
January 07, 2008
by Keith Nunes
SPRINGDALE, ARK. — Donnie Smith has been named group vice-president of consumer products for Tyson Foods. He was most recently group vice-president of logistics and operations services.
Scott McNair, who held the consumer products position, has left the company to become president of The Schwan Food Co.’s home delivery business unit.
Hal Carper, senior vice-president of corporate research and development, will assume most of Mr. Smith’s previous duties. Mr. Carper’s new title will be group vice-president of research and development, logistics and technical services.