Seafood industry leaders on the move - Vol. I
A roundup of the seafood industry's latest and greatest mergers, acquisitions and new hires.
New Hires and Moves
Keith Decker → CEO of High Liner Foods ◊ Stepping up from the role of president and COO of High Liner Foods is Keith Decker, who was appointed the new CEO for the Canadian seafood supplier on 12 May in Henry Demone’s stead; Demone will be taking over as chairman of the company’s board of directors.
“Keith’s appointment to president and CEO follows a number of recent changes at the executive level of the company as part of our succession plans to ensure continued strong leadership into the future,” said David Hennigar, chairman of the board, regarding Decker’s appointment.
Employment History Highlights: Director of commodity sales, VP-sales, executive VP-sales and marketing, and president and COO of FPI.