TORONTO, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Gary Prince, President, Weston
Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of John Cowles to the
position of President, George Weston Bakeries, Inc.
In this capacity, John will be responsible for guiding all aspects of the
fresh bread and roll and Thomas' businesses in the USA. These brands include
Arnold, Brownberry, Dutch Country, Stroehmann, Freihofer and Thomas' English
Muffins and Bagels.
John has had an extensive background in the consumer packaged goods
industry, most recently with Kraft Foods, Inc. He was the Senior Vice
President and General Manager of the Beverages Division.
Weston Foods, Inc. and George Weston Bakeries, Inc. are wholly-owned
subsidiaries of George Weston Limited, a Canadian public company founded in
1882 with baking operations in Canada and the United States.
SOURCE George Weston Limited