Former Smithfield engineering executive moves to dairy industry

by MEAT+POULTRY Staff
Share This:
Search for similar articles by keyword: [Smithfield Foods]

SEATTLE – Officials with Darigold confirmed that the former vice president of engineering for Smithfield Foods and MEAT+POULTRY’s Operations Executive of the Year in 2017, Paul Kafer, is its new leader of engineering and major projects. No replacement for Kafer has been formally announced by Smithfield.

Paul
Paul Kafer

Kafer assumed the position Nov. 1 and is based in Seattle. He reports to Scott Burleson, Darigold’s vice president of operations. Darigold is one of the largest dairy co-ops in the country producing fresh, value-added dairy products and solutions to a global base of consumers and organizations. Kafer began his career with Smithfield in 2005 as the assistant vice president of corporate engineering. 

Comment on this Article
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.