THE WHAT? One-time Senior Vice President Sales at Unilever Americas, Art Drogue has joined the Board of Directors at Melt Organics.
THE DETAILS Drogue sits on a series of Boards across the CPG industry as well as holding the role of President at his eponymous firm, Drogue & Company, according to his LinkedIn entry. “I am pleased to be joining the board of Melt Organic to work with the board and management team driving the growth and expansion of our great tasting and better for you vegan butter and cheese spreads. I have been impressed with the work of our CEO, Scott Fischer, and his team as they have worked to expand our market positioning and launch our great tasting line of cheese spreads. I have invested my time and efforts these last several years working with great tasting, better-for-you foods that meet consumer demands and needs – and our line-up of butter and cheese spreads certainly delivers on both fronts. Most importantly the potential for expanding our offerings into other categories provides exciting growth opportunities for the company.”
THE WHY? CEO and President of Melt Organic, Scott Fischer, explains, “We are excited to bring someone with Art’s background, experience and knowledge to our board. First, he is a fantastic human being and a joy to be around. Art’s depth of understanding of the consumer-packaged goods industry will help us accelerate growth in our retail butters and launch our incredible, new Spreadable cheese line.”