Hormel vice-presidentThis article was originally published in Foodnews
HORMEL Foods Corporation, the maker of Spam canned meat, has announced the advancement of Luis G. Marconi, managing director of MegaMex Foods of California, to the post of vice-president of grocery products marketing at the Hormel Foods Corporate Office in Minnesota with effect from 5 March. “Luis is a proven, effective business leader and a strategic thinker with a strong commercial mindset,” said James M. Splinter, group vice-president of grocery products at Hormel Foods. Marconi began his career with Hormel Foods in 2000 as the manager of international sales and marketing in the international division. He advanced in 2006 to a senior role in the grocery products division as manager of international joint ventures.