Renee Hicks, a 23-year food industry veteran, has joined The Fremont Company, an 111-year-old manufacturer of private brands products, as Director of Private Brands. The Fremont Company is a producer of private brands regular and organic ketchup, as well as steak sauces and barbecue sauces. Hicks was most recently with Roehl Corporation, a brokerage company for the private brand’s food business.
“Renee will be managing The Fremont Company’s fast growing domestic account portfolio, dealing with our large pool of retail customers. Her background in account management on both the regional and national levels brings important expertise to help our company achieve new goals in new client acquisition as well as expanding existing relationships,” says Chris Smith, President of The Fremont Company. “The private brand’s industry is reaching record sales numbers, and professionals like Renee are in high demand to help companies understand and meet market needs.”