Rick joined Monogram Foods as the Chief Customer Officer in September of 2013 . His responsibilities include all aspects of sales and marketing for the company. Working with a very talented marketing team Rick leads efforts in new P&L management, product development, marketing events, costing ,and brand positioning. On the sales side Rick works to align Monogram with customer strategies so both companies can grow profitably together . Rick’s experience puts focus and accountability on the Sales and Marketing team to manage the day to day business results while strategically looking into the future for growth opportunities. Rick has held Senior Leadership positions with ConAgra and Smithfield Foods and managed his own business for four years. Rick has been a board member of several organizations and was the President of the IDDBA in 2007. Rick holds a Bachelor of Arts from Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC.