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Food products executive

David J. West, food products executive.


West, David J. was born on March 26, 1963.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration cum laude, Bucknell University.


Vice president corporation strategy and business planning Nabisco Biscuit Company, senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer. Senior vice president finance Nabisco Biscuit, Confectionery and Snacks, Kraft Foods Inc. Vice president business planning and development Hershey Foods Company, 2001—2002, senior vice president business planning and development, 2002, senior vice president sales, 2002—2004, senior vice president, chief customer officer, 2004.

Senior vice president, Chief Financial Officer The Hershey Company, 2005—2007, executive vice president, chief operating officer, Chief Financial Officer, 2007, president, Chief Executive Officer, since 2007. Board directors Hershey Foods Company, since 2007.