Terry Moodyis new CEO ofAlpha Packaging, St. Louis, MO. He had been CEO of the Metal Cutting & Composites business unit of Fives Group and has more than 30 years of experience in specialty manufacturing.

Mike DiBiasa, general manager, U.S. nutritionals and digestive health atBayer Consumer Health Carewill chairThe Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN)annual conference Oct. 16-19 at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, CA. In addition, CRN elected eight board directors:Susanne Anderson, Baekgaard, Bifodan A/S;Bruce Brown, Natreon, Inc.;Sandy Chien, HORN Company;Chad Clawson, Nutraceutical Corp.;Leo Cullen, Kyowa Hakko U.S.A, Inc.;Tee Noland, Pharma Tech Industries;Micah Osborne, Stratum Nutrition (re-elected for a second term); andCraig Sheehan, Activ Nutritional, LLC.

The Organic Produce Summit 2018 announcedGeoff Whiteas a keynote presenter at its third annual event July 11-12 at the Monterey Conference Center. White is the president ofAlbertson’s Own Brands, which include its organic private labels. He joinsEd Carolan, president ofCampbell Fresh, and journalistDan Buettner.

Grocery industry veteranSimon Belshamwas appointed byWalmartto be the new president ofJet. He comes from Tesco.

Karen Conleyis now director of communications and outreach atThe National Bison Association, a new position.

Greg Jaegeris the new director of sales ofHandcrafted Food, a supplier of meat snacks. Mike Mullins is the new VP of Sales for Rice’s Honey.

Published in WholeFoods Magazine May 2018