H.J Heinz Company (HNZ: Quote) Tuesday announced that Dave Woodward has been appointed as the Executive Vice President of the company, incharge for Heinz North America, with immediate effect.
Commenting on the new role for Dave Woodward, William R Johnson, Chairman, President and CEO of the company, said, ""Dave Woodward is a proven, results-oriented leader who has distinguished himself over the last six years by driving the exceptional performance of our business in the UK & Ireland, the Company's second-largest market."
Woodward was promoted to Executive Vice President of the Company's Rest of World segment on May 1, 2012. That promotion reflected his success in driving strong results in the UK & Ireland, where he served as president since 2006. In January 2011, his role was expanded to include Africa and the Middle East.
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