Zacky Farms names new president

by Meat&Poultry Staff
Share This:
Search for similar articles by keyword: [Chicken], [Poultry]
FRESNO, Calif. – Robert Wright is the new president of Zacky Farms, the company announced Oct. 3.

Wright has extensive industry knowledge and experience that includes serving as vice president/general manager at House of Raeford, COO of Pilgrim's Pride, president at Butterball Turkey and vice president of operations for Cargill, according to the company.

"With the addition of Mr. Wright to the Zacky team the Company plans to build on their reputation for quality products and customer service,” the company said in a statement.

Fresno, Calif.-based Zacky Farms is a vertically integrated poultry company that has been operating for more than 70 years. The company filed a petition for voluntary relief under Chapter 11 of the US Bankruptcy Code on Oct. 8, 2012. An auction for all the company's assets in January saw the Robert D. Zacky and Lillian D. Zacky Family Trust as the successful bidder.
Add a Comment
We welcome your thoughtful comments. Please comply with our Community rules.








The views expressed in the comments section of Meat and Poultry News do not reflect those of Meat and Poultry News or its parent company, Sosland Publishing Co., Kansas City, Mo. Concern regarding a specific comment may be registered with the Editor by clicking the Report Abuse link.