Butterball Promotion Fulfills Newly Created Role of Chief Risk Officer

April 26, 2019 Butterball

In a move to align the company’s risk management initiatives across all departments, Butterball, LLC has promoted Suzanne Griffin to senior vice president, general counsel and chief risk officer. Griffin previously served as Butterball’s senior vice president, general counsel and secretary since joining the company in 2012.

Butterball LLC Recalls Turkey Products Due to Possible Salmonella Schwarzengrund Contamination

March 14, 2019 USDA FSIS

Butterball, LLC, a Mount Olive, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 78,164 pounds of raw ground turkey products that may be contaminated with Salmonella Schwarzengrund, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

Peter Brown Joins Butterball, LLC as Chief Operating Officer

March 5, 2019 Butterball

Butterball, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Peter Brown as its chief operating officer (COO). Brown brings to Butterball more than 30 years of executive leadership experience from many different levels of procurement, manufacturing, commercial distribution, and customer support, within varying protein types in both the retail and foodservice marketplaces.

Butterball Team Members Receive Industry Accolades and Leadership Roles

February 25, 2019 Butterball

Abby Grandinetti, Butterball LLC’s food safety and animal care specialist, received an International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) “30 Under 30” award at the 2019 IPPE event in Atlanta. She was recognized for her leadership qualities within the meat and poultry manufacturing industry.

Butterball President and CEO Departs Company After More Than a Decade

December 19, 2018 Butterball

After more than 10 years with the company and 40-plus years in the industry, Kerry Doughty has made the difficult decision to step down from his role as president and chief executive officer of Butterball, LLC for health reasons. Former Chief Operating Officer, Jay Jandrain, has been formally appointed president and CEO.