JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acosta Sales & Marketing, a leading full-service sales and marketing agency in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, today announced that David Moran has joined its Board of Directors.
A CPG industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, Moran is the former President & Chief Executive Officer of Heinz North America, a division of H.J. Heinz Company. In this role, Moran led the division’s core business functions of marketing, sales, finance, research and development, human resources, operations and supply chain. Moran began his career in sales with Procter & Gamble and soon after, joined The Clorox Company, where his 14-year tenure in sales included an appointment as National Sales Manager.
“David is a well-respected leader in our industry, and it is our absolute privilege to welcome him to our Board of Directors,” said Acosta Executive Chairman Gary Chartrand. “His extensive expertise will complement our board’s diverse knowledge base and help us navigate today’s ever-changing marketplace.”
Moran added, “I am looking forward to joining the board and making an impact in Acosta’s continual mission to achieve superior results for its clients and retail customers.”
Moran is a graduate of the University of Louisville, the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business Executive Education Program and the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.
About Acosta Sales & Marketing
Acosta provides outsourced sales, marketing and retail merchandising to more than 60 percent of the top brands in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry. With 35,000 associates in more than 75 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada, Acosta leverages its extensive reach across North America to move products off shelves and into shoppers’ baskets, ensuring clients achieve their true sales potential. For more information, visit www.acosta.com.