Former Frito-Lay exec hired as v.p. of operations at Dreyer's
February 16, 2006
by Eric Schroeder
OAKLAND, CALIF. — Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream Holdings, Inc. has hired Tony Sarsam, 44, as executive vice-president of operations and supply chain. Mr. Sarsam will lead Dreyer’s operations group and its supply chain group.
Mr. Sarsam most recently was with PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay business. He joined Frito-Lay 20 years ago as a plant engineer, and progressed through a series of larger leadership roles in operations, plant management and sales, including regional vice-president for sales and distribution in the West. Most recently, Mr. Sarsam led the development of Frito-Lay’s and PepsiCo’s overall supply chain and customer-service efforts as vice-president of go-to-market strategy.