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Performance Food Group Co (PFGC.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Douglas Steenland

68 2015 Independent Chairman of the Board

George Holm

63 2002 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

James Hope

58 2018 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Carol O'Connell

58 2011 Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President

Terry West

61 2011 Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer

A. Brent King

49 2016 Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Patrick Hagerty

60 Senior Vice President and President and Chief Executive Officer of Vistar

Craig Hoskins

57 2018 Senior Vice President, President and Chief Executive Officer of PFG Customized and Performance Foodservice

William Dawson

54 2002 Director

Meredith Adler

64 2016 Independent Director

Manuel Fernandez

72 2017 Independent Director

Kimberly Grant

47 2017 Independent Director

Jeffrey Overly

60 2016 Independent Director

Randall Spratt

67 2018 Independent Director

Arthur Winkleblack

61 2015 Independent Director

John Zillmer

63 2015 Independent Director

Michael Neese

2016 VP - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Douglas Steenland

Mr. Douglas M. Steenland is Independent Chairman of the Board at the Company. Mr. Steenland served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Northwest Airlines from 2004 until its merger with Delta on October 29, 2008. Prior to this, Mr. Steenland served in a number of executive positions after joining Northwest Airlines in 1991, including President from 2001 to 2004 and Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Officer from 1999 to 2001. Mr. Steenland currently serves as a director and chairman of the board of American International Group, Inc. and Travelport Worldwide Limited and as a director of Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. Mr. Steenland formerly served as a director of Digital River, Inc. Mr. Steenland received a B.A. from Calvin College and is a graduate from The George Washington University Law School.

George Holm

Mr. George L. Holm is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the company. Mr. Holm has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since September 2002, when he founded the Company and subsequently led the Company through its expansion into the broadline foodservice distribution industry with the Performance Food Group Company acquisition in May 2008. Prior to joining the Company, he held various senior executive positions with Sysco Corporation, Alliant Foodservice, and US Foods. Mr. Holm received a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Grand Canyon University.

James Hope

Dr. James A Hope, Ph.D., is re designated as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of the company effective March 1, 2018. Dr. Hope has served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since March 2018, after serving as our Executive Vice President, Operations since July 2014. Prior to joining the Company, he was with Sysco Corporation for approximately 30 years. His last positions at Sysco were Executive Vice President, Business Transformation from January 2010 to June 2013, Senior Vice President, Business Transformation from January 2009 to December 2009, and Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing from July 2007 to December 2008.

Carol O'Connell

Ms. Carol A. O'Connell is Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. Ms. O’Connell has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer since October 2011. Prior to joining the Company, she was Senior Vice President of Global Talent Management for ARAMARK from February 2008 to October 2011 and Vice President of Human Resources for ARAMARK’s Business and Industry Group from April 2007 to February 2008. Prior to that, she held various HR leadership roles at General Electric Company from March 1989 to April 2007.

Terry West

Mr. Terry A. West is Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer of the company. since February 2011. Mr. West has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer since January 2011. Prior to joining the Company, he was with ConAgra Foods, Inc. from May 2000 to January 2011, serving as a Vice President, Information Technology from July 2006 to January 2011. Prior to that, Mr. West served in the United States Army for over 20 years.

A. Brent King

Mr. A. Brent King is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of the Company. Mr. King has served as our Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since March 2016. Prior to joining the Company, he was Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Tredegar Corporation, a global manufacturer of plastic films and aluminum extrusions, from October 2008 to March 2016. From October 2005 until October 2008, he served as General Counsel at Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Company, a former publicly traded insurance broker now part of Willis Group Holdings. Mr. King was Vice President and Assistant Secretary for Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Company from October 2001 to October 2008. He served as Associate General Counsel for Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Company from October 2001 to October 2005. Prior to that, Mr. King was a corporate attorney with the Williams Mullen law firm from 1994 to 2001.

Patrick Hagerty

Mr. Patrick T. Hagerty is Senior Vice President of the Company. Mr. Hagerty has served as our Executive Vice President and President and Chief Executive Officer of Vistar since January 2018. Prior to being named Executive Vice President, Mr. Hagerty was Senior Vice President of the Company and President and Chief Executive Officer of Vistar since September 2008. From May 2006 to September 2008, he was Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Vistar. From November 1994 to May 2006, he was Vice President, Merchandising with the Company and its predecessor.

Craig Hoskins

Mr. Craig H. Hoskins is Senior Vice President, President and Chief Executive Officer of PFG Customized and Performance Foodservice of the Company. Mr. Hoskins has served as our Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer and President of PFG Customized since January 2012. In addition, as of September 21, 2018, he assumed the responsibility of Performance Foodservice on an interim basis while the Company conducts an executive search. He served as Senior Vice President and President and Chief Operating Officer of PFG Customized from July 2011 to December 2011. Prior to that, he served as PFG’s Senior Vice President, Sales from October 2007 to July 2011 and at its predecessor. Prior to that, he served in various operating and customer facing leadership roles with our predecessor since joining in August 1990 as Marketing Manager.

William Dawson

Mr. William F. Dawson Jr. is Director of the company. since 2002. Mr. Dawson is the Chief Executive Officer of Wellspring. He has served as the chair of Wellspring’s investment committee since 2004. Mr. Dawson has led or co-sponsored several of Wellspring’s most successful investments in distribution, consumer services, business services, healthcare, energy services and industrial companies. Mr. Dawson currently serves on the board of directors of ProAmpac, Tradesmen International, API Heat Transfer, United Sporting Companies, Swift Worldwide Resources, National Seating & Mobility, Qualitor, Inc., Great Lakes Caring, and Crosman Corporation. Prior to joining Wellspring, Mr. Dawson was a partner at Whitney & Co., where he was head of the middle-market buyout group. Prior to that, Mr. Dawson spent 14 years at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corporation where he was most recently a managing director at DLJ Merchant Banking. He has served on the boards of more than twenty public and private companies during his career. Mr. Dawson received a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Francis College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Meredith Adler

Ms. Meredith Adler is Independent Director of the Company, since September 20, 2016. Ms. Adler served as a Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst at Barclays Capital, and at Lehman Brothers prior to its acquisition by Barclays, from 1996 until her retirement in July 2016. In her role at Barclays, Ms. Adler followed a wide range of consumer-oriented companies, including foodservice distributors, food and drug retailers, discounters, and healthy living retailers. She also provides consulting services to The Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. Ms. Adler graduated from Boston University and received an MBA degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

Manuel Fernandez

Mr. Manuel A. Fernandez is Independent Director of the company. Mr. Fernandez serves as the Managing Director of SI Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on information technology and communications infrastructure. He has held that position with the firm since its inception in 1998. Mr. Fernandez served as Chief Executive Officer of Gartner, Inc., a leading research and advisory company, from 1991 to 1998, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gartner, Inc. from 1991 until 2001. He has also been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of three technology-driven companies: Dataquest, Inc., Gavilan Computer Corporation and Zilog Incorporated. Mr. Fernandez currently serves on the Board of Directors of The Brunswick Corporation, where he is the lead director, and Leggett & Platt, Incorporated. He previously served on the Board of Directors of Time, Inc. from 2014 to 2018, Tibco Software Inc. from June 2014 to December 2014, Flowers Foods, Inc. from 2005 to 2014 and Sysco Corporation from 2006 to 2013. Mr. Fernandez graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in electrical engineering and completed post-graduate work in solid-state engineering at the University of Florida.

Kimberly Grant

Ms. Kimberly S. Grant serves as Independent Director of the company. Ms. Grant has served as the Chief Executive Officer of ThinkFoodGroup, a global hospitality management company, which owns and operates innovative dining concepts created by two-star Michelin awarded chef José Andrés, since September 2014. From January 2014 to September 2014, Ms. Grant was Chief Operating Officer of ThinkFoodGroup. Prior to this role, Ms. Grant was with Ruby Tuesday Inc., a publicly traded restaurant company, for approximately 21 years. Her last positions at Ruby Tuesday Inc. were Chief Operations Officer and President from June 2002 to June 2013 and Vice President and Controller from 1998 to 2002. Ms. Grant earned a Master of Science in Banking and Financial Services Management from Boston University and a Bachelor of Science in Hotel and Restaurant Management from from Thomas Edison State University, and she has attended Harvard Business School’s Executive Education program.

Jeffrey Overly

Mr. Jeffrey M. Overly is Independent Director of the company. Mr. Overly retired as an Operating Partner at The Blackstone Group, one of the world’s leading investment firms (“Blackstone”), in August 2018. Before joining Blackstone in 2008, Mr. Overly was Vice President of Global Fixture Operations at Kohler Company. Prior to that, he served 25 years at General Motors Corporation and Delphi Corporation in numerous operations and engineering positions. Mr. Overly has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management from the University of Cincinnati and a Masters in Business from Central Michigan University.

Randall Spratt

Mr. Randall N. Spratt is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Spratt most recently served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer for McKesson Corporation, a global pharmaceutical distribution services and information technology company, from 2009 to 2015. Mr. Spratt joined McKesson in 1999 and held various executive positions at McKesson prior to becoming Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer, including as Chief Information Officer from 2005 to 2009, Chief Process Officer for McKesson Provider Technologies from 2003 to 2005 and Senior Vice President, Imaging, Technology and Business Process Improvement from 2000 to 2003. Mr. Spratt currently serves on the board of directors of Imperva, Inc. Mr. Spratt received a Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Utah.

Arthur Winkleblack

Mr. Arthur B. Winkleblack is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Winkleblack retired in June 2013 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the HJ Heinz Company, a global packaged food manufacturer, where he had been employed as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since January 2002. From 1999 through 2001, Mr. Winkleblack held a number of positions with portfolio companies of Indigo Capital, including Acting Chief Operating Officer of Perform.com and Chief Executive Officer of Freeride.com. Earlier in his career, Mr. Winkleblack held senior management and finance positions at the C. Dean Metropoulos Group, Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, AlliedSignal, Inc. and PepsiCo, Inc. Mr. Winkleblack also provides financial and capital markets consulting services to Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers, an industrial auctioneer, where he serves as the Senior Advisor to the CEO. Mr. Winkleblack currently serves on the boards of directors of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. and The Wendy’s Company. Mr. Winkleblack served on the board of RTI International Metals, Inc. from 2013 until 2015 when the company was sold to Alcoa Inc. Mr. Winkleblack earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and an MBA degree from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

John Zillmer

Mr. John J. Zillmer is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Zillmer served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Univar Inc., a leading global distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and chemical services, from 2009 until his retirement in 2012. Prior to joining Univar, Mr. Zillmer served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Allied Waste Industries, a solid waste management business, from 2005 until the merger of Allied Waste with Republic Services, Inc. in December 2008. Before Allied Waste, Mr. Zillmer spent 30 years in the managed services industry, most recently as Executive Vice President of ARAMARK Corporation, a provider of food, uniform and support services. During his eighteen-year career with ARAMARK, Mr. Zillmer served as President of ARAMARK’s Business Services division, the International division and the Food and Support Services group. Prior to joining ARAMARK, Mr. Zillmer was employed by Szabo Food Services until Szabo was acquired by ARAMARK in 1986. Mr. Zillmer currently serves on the boards of directors of CSX Corporation, Ecolab Inc. and Veritiv Corp. Mr. Zillmer previously served on the board of Reynolds American Inc. from 2007 until its acquisition by British American Tobacco in 2017. Mr. Zillmer graduated from Marquette University and received an MBA degree from J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Michael Neese

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