Gainesville, Georgia-based Foundation Food Group Inc., an independent further processing company, has named Jim Barron as its new national account sales manager. He brings more than 25 years of sales and marketing experience in the food industry.
With previous positions at Simmons Prepared Foods, Pilgrim’s Pride, Bryan Foods and elsewhere, Barron was responsible for driving substantial increases in new business, volume and profitability. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mississippi State University.
Barron will report to Greg Hall, VP of prepared foods sales.
Through its state-of-the-industry processing facilities and production capabilities, the company provides a variety of distinct, value-added poultry products with the highest quality standards. Foundation Food Group is a joint venture of Prime-Pak Foods Inc. and Victory Processing Inc.
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