People On The Move – November 2007
By Brooke Shaw
Powell named CEO of General Mills, Anderol adds new position to North America
Powell named CEO of General Mills
General Mills has promoted Kendall Powell to the position of chief executive officer. Powell, age 53, joined the com-pany in 1979 and was most recently president and chief operating officer. He succeeds Steve Sanger, age 61, who has served as General Mills chairman and CEO since May 1995. Sanger will continue as chairman through the end of the current fiscal year in May 2008. Powell has held a variety of general management assignments over his 28-year career with General Mills. He was named president and chief operating officer of General Mills in June 2006. Powell holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Harvard and an MBA from Stanford.
Anderol adds new position to North America
Dr. Gary Babic has joined Anderol, Inc., a worldwide manufacturer of specialty synthetic lubricants, as the new senior account manager for North America. In this new position, Babic will provide strategic sales support to strengthen Anderol’s global market leadership position.