ST. LOUIS, Oct. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Post Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:POST), a consumer packaged goods holding company, today announced that Jeff A. Zadoks will become Post’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective November 1, 2014.
“Jeff has been an integral part of Post’s finance operations since he joined the Company in 2011. He has in-depth knowledge of the Company and extensive experience, and is ideal to lead our finance team as we continue to execute our business strategies,” said Rob Vitale, who has been named as Post’s President and Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to his appointment as the Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Zadoks has served as Corporate Controller since October 2011 and Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer since January 2014. Prior to joining Post, Mr. Zadoks served as Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer at RehabCare Group, Inc., a leading provider of post-acute care in hospitals and skilled nursing facilities.
Additionally, Diedre J. Gray has been promoted to Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Administration. Ms. Gray will continue to serve as the Company’s Corporate Secretary. Ms. Gray has served as Senior Vice President-Legal and Corporate Secretary since December 2011 and General Counsel since September 2012. Prior to joining Post, Ms. Gray most recently served as Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (now SunEdison, Inc.), a semiconductor and solar wafer manufacturing company.
“Jeff and Diedre have demonstrated efficiency, organization and leadership beginning with our spin-off and through numerous acquisitions and financing transactions, growing and adapting with our ever changing organization,” said Mr. Vitale.
About Post Holdings, Inc.
Post Holdings, Inc., headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is a consumer packaged goods holding company operating in the center-of-the-store, refrigerated, active nutrition and private label food categories. Post’s center-of-the-store portfolio includes diverse offerings to meet the taste and nutritional needs of all families, including such favorites as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles™, Great Grains®, Post® Shredded Wheat, Post® Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts® and Honeycomb®. Post also offers premium natural and organic cereal, granola and snacks through the Attune®, Uncle Sam®, Erewhon®, Golden Temple™, Peace Cereal®, Sweet Home Farm® and Willamette Valley Granola Company™ brands. Post’s refrigerated portfolio, through Michael Foods, includes value-added egg products, refrigerated potato products and cheese and other dairy case products and the Papetti’s®, All Whites®, Better’n Eggs®, Easy Eggs®, Abbotsford Farms®, Simply Potatoes® and Crystal Farms® brands. Post’s active nutrition platform aids consumers in adopting healthier lifestyles and includes the Dymatize®, Premier Protein®, Supreme Protein®, PowerBar®, Musashi® and Joint Juice® brands. Post also manufactures private label cereal, granola, low and no cholesterol egg products, dry pasta, peanut butter and other nut butters, dried fruits and baking and snacking nuts servicing the private label retail, foodservice and ingredient channels. Post is dedicated to health and wellness, offering consumers a variety of choices to meet their nutritional needs. For more information, visit www.postholdings.com.
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