Trust Transparency Centerannounced thatLen Monheithas been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Previously serving as the organization's Managing Partner, Monheit led the formation of Trust Transparency's single ingredient trade stewardship programs in the curcumin, prebiotic and coconut categories globally and developed TTC's consulting practice.
The Board of Directors ofRodale Instituteannounced the appointment ofJeff Moyeras Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Moyer will supervise the research, training, and education mission of the Institute, as well as act as liaison to the Board of Directors and the Rodale Institute campuses across the country.
The Council for Responsible Nutritionhas announcedJulia Gustafsonas VP of Government Relations. Gustafson will lead CRN’s federal and state legislative and strategic policy initiatives, and will also serve as treasurer of CRN’s political action committee.
Chris Sherrell,President and CEO ofFresh Thyme Farmers Market, announced his departure from the company. Sherrell led Fresh Thyme since its beginning in 2012.Gerald Melvillewill take over as President. He last worked in Meijer, where he was a Regional Vice President of Stores, overseeing operations for nearly 50 Meijer supercenters.
Reed’s Inc.announced the departure of Chief Financial OfficerIris Snyderand the appointment ofJoann Tinnellyas Interim Chief Financial Officer.
Dr. Praeger’s Sensible FoodsannouncedHilaria Baldwinas the brand’s first official Chief Lunchbox Officer.
Aker BioMarineappointedSimo Echchafaias new Marketing Director of Human Nutrition. Echchafai will oversee the marketing team’s active partnerships and customer-
centric work, assisting customers to demonstrate Antarctic krill’s health benefits.
James Langrockis moving on from his position asHain Celestial’sChief Financial Officer, to be succeeded byJavier H. Idrovo.
Lotus FoodshiredAndrew Burkeas President/COO. Burke will have direct oversight of all aspects of the company's operations, marketing and sales functions.
Andy Yorkinis the new President ofBrandHive. Yorkin developed highly successful campaigns for multiple major accounts, including Lehi Mills, Quantum Health, and DuPont and managed strategic B2C and B2B marketing for companies like Black Diamond Equipment/Gregory Mountain Products.
Pharmavite LLCannouncedRhonda Hoffmanas Chief Marketing Officer. Hoffman will lead brand development, consumer insights, advertising and organization development.
Bluebird BotanicalsappointedJosh Lumanas President. Josh will become a part of the Bluebird flock to increase efficiency within the company, develop leadership capacity, and ultimately expand the brand while maintaining focus on the company’s mission.
Dr. Paul Blakehas been appointed to the Board of Directors ofCV Sciences, Inc.Dr. Blake currently serves as Chief Medical Officer at Heron Therapeutics Inc., where he is responsible for clinical research, medical affairs and drug safety.
Michael Wattis the new CEO ofDaiya Foods.He will lead all global operations for Daiya throughout North America and its continued international expansion.