Mr. Michael J. Mendes

Diamond Foods Inc.

San Francisco, CA

Mendes joined Diamond Foods in 1991 as VP of international sales and marketing and was named president and CEO in 1997. He previously held senior positions at Dole Food Co. Inc. Note: also joining the Hormel board is Glenn S. Forbes, M.D., medical director for initiatives in diversified business activities for medical imaging services at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., where he has spent a 34-year career.

  • 2011 Third Quarter

Added to: Hormel Foods Corp. - Austin, MN

Hormel manufactures consumer-branded food and meat products. Revenues are $10 billion.