The Hillshire Brands Company is welcoming Brian Davison to the company as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy, and Development. Davison will be responsible for acquisition and merger activities, strategic planning, and implementing high impact projects. CEO, Sean Connolly, states, “Brian has deep food industry and consumer knowledge that he uses to create high impact strategic and operational plans. His addition to our management team will help focus our business development activities and build additional momentum for company wide operational improvement priorities.”
Rising Sun Farms wrapped up 2012 with 16 product and company awards. Honors won this year include top product prizes at the American Cheese Society Competition, World Dairy Expo, and the Los Angeles International Dairy Competition. Rising Sun Farms Fig Balsamic Dressing was also honored as a SOFI Silver Finalist. Owner and founder, Elizabeth Fujas, attributes the company's success to a number of factors. "We start with the very best ingredients, always responsive to changing market dynamics, to bring the customer exceptional products for the new millennium."