SunOpta promotes Shreves to president
January 03, 2008
by Eric Schroeder
BEDFORD, MASS. — SunOpta Inc. has promoted Douglas Shreves to president of SunOpta Ingredients Group. He succeeds Arthur McEvily, who was promoted to vice-president of technology and innovation at SunOpta Inc.
Mr. Shreves joined SunOpta Ingredients in June 2001 as vice-president of sales and business development, and subsequently was promoted to positions of increasing responsibility. In August 2007, he was named executive vice-president and general manager. Prior to joining SunOpta he was vice-president of sales at International Flavors and Fragrances.
Headquartered in Bedford, SunOpta Ingredients is the world’s largest producer of oat fiber. The company has five manufacturing facilities in the Midwest.