MamaMancini’s is welcoming a new exec to its ranks, announcing the appointment of Steven Burns to the Executive Vice President position. Burns, a well-respected commercial executive, will manage strategic operational and financial initiatives as a means of helping the company continue to grow.
“MamaMancini's is an exciting company with significant growth prospects to deliver world class specialty food products as consumers continue shifting to premium, organic, and all-natural brands,” said Burns. “I am impressed by the company’s sustainability-focused culture with partnerships like Beyond Meat, the strength of its leadership, its comprehensive product line, and the emerging pipeline of exciting new foods. I look forward to joining this talented team to help capitalize on the company’s exciting market opportunities and build on its well-defined growth strategy.”
With over 35 years of operational and financial management experience, Burns is well equipped to take on the Executive Vice President position. His resume features roles in the real estate, technology, financial, and healthcare industries, including spending 24 years as Managing Partner at Accenture; serving as Principal of Crawford Street Partners; sitting on the Boards of Habitat for Humanity and the Greater Newark Conservancy; and founding PointProspect, a management consulting firm in the food and beverage industry.
“Steven is a world-class leader in building successful commercial organizations worldwide,” said Carl Wolf, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of MamaMancini's. “We are delighted to welcome Steven, who is ideally suited to further develop several strategic initiatives, penetrate new markets, and drive growth—all of which are required for the long-term success of our company.”
According to a press release, Burns has been a founding investor in MamaMancini’s and has been its Lead Director for the last several years. As he steps into his new role, he will resign from his role as Lead Director and remain on the Board of Directors.
“Steve has been an invaluable advisor and Director to the company and will bring his analytical, operational, and organizational skills to the company as a senior member of our management team,” concluded Wolf.
Congratulations to Steven Burns on this exciting new position!