Two to new posts at Sargento Foods
November 4, 2009
by Eric Schroeder
PLYMOUTH, WIS. — Elizabeth Neils and Jim Schafer have been named to new positions at Sargento Foods Inc.
Ms. Neils has joined the company as associate marketing manager for the natural sliced cheese product line. In her new role, Ms. Neils will be responsible for analyzing the business using Nielsen data, executing promotion programs and tracking the marketing budget. Prior to joining Sargento she was with Carlson Consulting Enterprise, Kimberly-Clark and Kohnstamm Communications.
Mr. Schafer was promoted to senior director of marketing for the food service division. He joined the company in May as senior manager of business development. Earlier, he worked at several food companies, including Tyson Foods, Inc. and Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.