NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) announces the appointment of Timothy J. Wiggins as chief financial officer, effective July 11.
In his new role, Mr. Wiggins will be responsible for leading all aspects of KeHE's finance function and strategic planning, as well as business unit and subsidiary performance. He will also serve as a member of the Board of Directors of World Finer Foods, a KeHE subsidiary, and as a member of the advisory board to Tree of Life Canada.
"After an extensive nationwide search, we are pleased to welcome Tim Wiggins to the team," said Brandon Barnholt, president and CEO, KeHE. "Tim brings a depth of financial experience in the public and private sectors that will be valuable as we continue to drive shareholder value. Just as important, Tim is an excellent cultural fit due to his commitment to the development of people and a desire to help us live out our mission and values."
"I am delighted to be joining such an outstanding organization," added Wiggins. "KeHE's mission, vision and values resonate deeply with me, and I look forward to contributing to this important work."
Prior to joining KeHE, Tim Wiggins served as senior vice president and chief financial officer at DeVry Education Group. He is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from Michigan State University.
For more information, visit www.KeHE.com.
KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) provides Natural & Organic and Specialty products to natural food stores, chain grocery stores, independent grocery stores and other specialty product retailers throughout North America. KeHE is the trusted B Corp Certified and employee-owned company with over 4,500 Careholders™ in the U.S. and Canada. For more about KeHE, visit www.KeHE.com.
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