Reno / NV. (mgc) Mary’s Gone Crackers Inc., manufacturer of gluten-free, non-GMO, organic and plant-based crackers, announced the appointment of Michael Finete as their new Chief Executive Officer. With over 30 years of experience in the global consumer goods industry, Finete exemplifies a strong alignment with the organization’s goals and values.
«We are delighted to invite Finete as our new Chief Executive Officer,» said Taki Fujii, former CEO and now Chairman of the Board. «Finete embodies dynamism, unwavering value and a rich history of experiences, complemented by an outstanding track record of success. We are confident that Finete will become an indispensable member of our team. The Board looks forward to his fresh new perspective.»
Prior to joining Mary’s Gone Crackers, Finete acquired extensive experience in executive positions across the food manufacturing industry. With a passion for global business, he has proven himself in a multitude of domestic and international leadership roles. Working for other leading branded food and natural ingredient companies including General Mills, HJ Heinz, Sensient Natural Ingredients, SubHerb Farms and Santo Amaro Foods, Finete brings over 30 years of knowledge to brands looking to accelerate their growth into industry powerhouses. He graduated from UC San Diego where he majored in Management Science and received an MBA from the University of San Diego. Finete is fluent in both Portuguese and Spanish.
«I am honored for the opportunity to lead Mary’s Gone Crackers,» adds Michael Finete. «It is a business that has proved itself as a trailblazer in the retail sphere. Alongside its success, our shared values of ecologically and socially conscious products was a large contributor towards my decision to join the board.»