Kenneth G. Romanzi
President and CEO at B&G Foods
Ken Romanzi became our President, Chief Executive Officer and a director on April 6, 2019. Mr. Romanzi previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of B&G Foods, a position he had held since joining our company in December 2017. Prior to that, Mr. Romanzi served as President, Fresh Foods at WhiteWave Foods Corp., from March 2016 to October 2017, where he led Earthbound Farm Organic. Prior to joining WhiteWave, Mr. Romanzi, served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Global Brands of Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. from 2013 to 2015, and as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Ocean Spray’s North American food and beverage business from 2004 to 2013. Before that, Mr. Romanzi served as President, U.S. Toys Division of Hasbro Inc.; President and Chief Executive Officer of Ultimate Juice Company, a premium juice company whose brands included the Naked Juice brand; and President and Chief Executive Officer of Balducci’s Direct, a gourmet food catalog business. Mr. Romanzi also served in positions of increasing responsibility at Nabisco, Inc., including President of Nabisco Refrigerated Foods and Senior Vice President Sales & Distribution of Nabisco Biscuit Company, and served at Cadbury Schweppes, as Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Planning, North America. Mr. Romanzi began his career in marketing at Frito-Lay, Inc.