People News: September 2020

Kimberly Smith is the new Chief Marketing Officer at OmniActive Health Technologies. With over 20 years of experience in supplement, food, beverage, and personal care markets, Smith previously worked
in leadership roles at Roche Vitamins and DSM Nutritional Products. At OmniActive, she will focus on marketing and innovation initiatives.

VMG Partners has announced the promotion of four team members to partner positions: Angad Hira has been promoted to Partner while maintaining his Chief Financial Officer position; Jon Marshall has been promoted to his new role as Partner from Vice President; Alisa Williams has been promoted to Partner after her success on portfolio brands such as Briogeo; and McConnell Smith has also been promoted to Partner from Vice President.

Gathered Foods has announced the appointment of Christine Mei as Chief Executive Officer. With over 30 years of CPG industry experience, Mei is skilled in marketing, strategy, sales, and operations.

Angie Miller is now VP of Sales at Ardent Mills. Miller comes to Ardent Mills from Bayer Crop Science, where she most recently was the global sales effectiveness lead.