|Stephen C. Sherrill||Chairman of the Board|
|Stephen C. Sherrill|
Chairman of the Board
Stephen Sherrill has been a director since B&G Foods’ formation in 1996 and has been Chairman since
2005. Mr. Sherrill is a founder and has been a Managing Director of Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co., Inc. (BRS) since its formation in 1995. BRS was the controlling stockholder of B&G Foods from its formation in 1996 until its initial public offering in 2004. Mr. Sherrill was an officer of Citicorp Venture Capital from 1983 until 1994. Prior to that, he was an associate at the New York law firm...
|Robert C. Cantwell||President, Chief Executive Officer and Director|
|Robert C. Cantwell|
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Robert "Bob" Cantwell is President and Chief Executive Officer of B&G Foods, and has been a director since August 2005. Mr. Cantwell joined B&G Foods in 1983 as Assistant Vice President of Finance. In that position, Mr. Cantwell had responsibility for all financial reporting, including budgeting. Mr. Cantwell was promoted to Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer in 1991, assuming full responsibility for all financial matters, as well as management information systems, ...
|DeAnn L. Brunts||Director|
|DeAnn L. Brunts|
DeAnn Brunts has been a director of B&G Foods since May 2015. Ms. Brunts has been serving as the chief financial officer of Transworld Systems, Inc., a privately held debt collection agency, since March 2015. Ms. Brunts also served as the chief financial officer of Maverik, Inc., a privately held convenience/gas/fresh food store chain, from 2012 to 2014, Rocky Mountain Foods, Inc., a privately held food manufacturer and distributor, from 2011 to 2012 and Merlin-International, a privately held ...
|Charles "Chuck" F. Marcy||Director|
|Charles "Chuck" F. Marcy|
Charles “Chuck” F. Marcy has been a director since October 2010. From May 2013 through March 2015, Mr. Marcy served as the chief executive officer of Turtle Mountain LLC, the owner of the So Delicious Dairy Free brand. Since December 2013, Mr. Marcy has been a member of the board of directors, and currently serves as chairman of the nominating and governance committee and as a member of the compensation committee, of Farmer Bros. Co., a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ. From 2010 un...
|Dennis M. Mullen||Director|
|Dennis M. Mullen|
Dennis Mullen has been a director since 2006. Mr. Mullen is a founder and has been a partner with The
Mullen Group, LLC since its formation in 2011. The Mullen Group provides strategic advice regarding economic development and government and community relations. Prior to that, Mr. Mullen served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Empire State Development Corporation from June 2009 through February 2011, where he oversaw the statewide operations of New York State’s primary econ...
|Cheryl M. Palmer||Director|
|Cheryl M. Palmer|
Cheryl Palmer has been a director since October 2010. Ms. Palmer is a founder and has been the President of Strawberry Hill Associates, LLC, a strategic consulting firm that advises mid-size companies through the development and revitalization of brands, since its formation in 2011. Prior to that, Ms. Palmer served as Corporate Vice President, Revenue & Product Development (Chief Revenue Officer) of Club Quarters, LLC, which operates full service hotels for member organizations in prime, downtow...
Alfred Poe has been a director since 1997. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of AJA Restaurant
Corp., serving as such since 1999. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Superior Nutrition Corporation, a provider of
nutrition products, from 1997 to 2002. He was Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of MenuDirect
Corporation, a provider of specialty meals for people on restricted diets, from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Poe was a Corporate
Vice President of Campbell’s Soup Company fr...
|David L. Wenner||Director|
|David L. Wenner|
David Wenner has been a director since August 1997. Mr. Wenner served as President and Chief Executive Officer of B&G Foods from March 1993 through December 2014. Mr. Wenner joined the company in 1989 as Assistant to the President and was directly responsible for our distribution and Bloch & Guggenheimer operations. In 1991, he was promoted to Vice President. He continued to be responsible for distribution and assumed responsibility for all company operations. Prior to joining B&G Foods, Mr. W...