Hardy to lead manufacturing at ConAgra Foods
June 20, 2005
Business Wire reports that ConAgra Foods Inc., one of America''s leading packaged food companies, has announced that Jim Hardy, most recently head of global manufacturing at The Clorox Company, has joined ConAgra Foods as senior vice president, Enterprise Manufacturing, a new position for the company. Based at the company''s headquarters in Omaha, Hardy will report to the chairman and chief executive officer and work to unite, reinforce and optimize the company''s production-based assets. Hardy brings a wealth of successful manufacturing experiences in the United States and abroad, including 15 years at Procter & Gamble, and participation in several systems implementations. Hardy received a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Florida.