LAKE MARY, FLA. — Kevin Neat has been named chief financial officer for Florida Food Products, LLC.
Mr. Neat will oversee all aspects of the company’s financial and IT functions.
“We are thrilled to welcome Kevin — well-recognized for his track record in developing and leading best-in-class finance organizations — to FFP as we continue to strengthen our leadership team,” said Jim Holdrieth, chief executive officer of FFP. “Over the past 18 months we have successfully and strategically scaled our business, completing four strategic acquisitions, and are confident that Kevin’s decades of experience will be invaluable as we continue to grow FFP.”
Formerly CFO of Johnson and Johnson’s North American Consumer Health business, Mr. Neat has more than two decades of international experience leading finance teams at companies across the consumer-packaged goods, health care, aerospace and chemical manufacturing industries.
“I am pleased to join FFP as we scale, diversify, and accelerate our growth,” Mr. Neat said. “I look forward to working with the talented FFP team to help the company continue on its successful path by providing natural, healthy, high-quality ingredients to leading consumer brands, manufacturers, and foodservice distributors.”