Idrovo to strengthen Hershey's strategic focus
October 30, 2008
by Keith Nunes
HERSHEY, PA. — Javier H. Idrovo will join The Hershey Co. as senior vice-president of strategy and business development on Nov. 3. Mr. Idrovo had been president of Dole Packaged Foods L.L.C.
"Over the past year, we have developed and launched a very strong strategic plan," said David J. West, president and chief executive officer of The Hershey Co. "Javier’s extensive background both in leading a global consumer business and as a management consultant will be of immense value as we implement our plan across the organization."
In his new role, Mr. Idrovo will be responsible for implementation of Hershey’s strategic plan. He will report to Mr. West and serve as a member of the Hershey executive team.