Heinz appoints top marketer for Foodservice division

Chris%20Cannon

Heinz Foodservice has appointed Chris Cannon as head of marketing for Heinz Foodservice.

Cannon’s role will be to develop Heinz in the "foodservice" sector by driving product innovation and building closer relationships with customers.

Cannon is experienced in the food industry, having held a management role at Pizza Hut as well as sales roles on Unilever brands such as Ambrosia, Marmite, Knorr, Napolina. His most recent role at Brakes was as marketing manager for the dairy, deli and grocery sectors.

Heinz UK & Ireland Foodservice Director Phil Jones says of the appointment: "Cannon has a strong track record of success and is a passionate marketer with integrity and a determined approach.

"We are delighted to have Chris on board – he will be responsible for leading our brand marketing plans for explosive growth in our foodservice business."

Recommended

What’s your motivation?

Marketing Week

Pushing home a corporate message means more than hiring a famous face. Celebrities must have relevance – and the best events are underscored with plenty of build-up. By Sarah Rayner.

AOL UK promotes Jonesco to MD

Marketing Week

AOL UK has promoted vice-president of audience Andy Jonesco to managing director, following the sale of its internet access business to Carphone Warehouse for £370m last month. Jonesco, a former managing director of Express Newspapers, joined AOL five years ago to oversee the interactive marketing team. In the newly created position of managing director at […]

A Day in the Life of Jonathan Massey

Marketing Week

Name: Jonathan Massey Company: Pensions Management Job title: Head of Graphic Design What keeps you busy all day? My team look after design jobs from concept to production, including a wide range of products such as magazines, leaflets,…

Comments

    Leave a comment