People News: January 2020

The Hain Celestial Group appointed Javier H. Idrovo as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Idrovo previously held leadership positions at The Hershey Company and Dole Food Company.

Amin Talati Wasserman, LLP has announced that regulatory attorney Shelly Garg has joined the firm as a partner, working from a new Washington, D.C. office. Garg previously worked at Travis & Rosenberg, where she provided counsel and assistance to foreign and domestic businesses with compliance, trade and enforcement regulations relating to federal and state authorities.

Thomas J. Spisak has been named as the new Chief Financial Officer of Reed’s Inc. With nearly 30 years experience in financial and accounting leadership, Spisak previously has worked for Diageo and International Masters Publishers, Inc.

Hälsa Foods announced that Gary Hirshberg, former CEO of Stonyfield Organic, will join Hälsa’s Board of Directors. Hälsa also reported that Hirshberg will lead an investment, along with existing investor Danone Manifesto Ventures and new investor Andrew Abraham, founder and CEO of Orgain.

Troy Anderson has been named Vice President of Operations of Ardent Mills. Anderson served as the Senior Director of Operations since 2014. Anderson has taken over for Brad Allen, who retired as VP of Operations in May 2019.

Greene Concepts announced that Lenny Greene has returned to the company as President and CEO.