Dongwon companies announce 23 top promotions
Kang Yong-soo, senior vice president at Dongwon F&B, has been promoted to CEO of Dongwon Home Food to handle the online business.
Shin Young-su, CEO of Dongwon Wineplus, has been named the CEO of Dongwon Farms, a manufacturer of prepared feeds and feed ingredients for animals.
Kim Sung-yong, vice president at Dongwon Home Food, has been named the co-CEO of the company, while Jung Moon-mok, senior vice president at Dongwon Home Food, has been promoted to be the co-CEO of the company.
Jeff Lee, senior vice president at Dongwon Wineplus, has been named the CEO of the same company.
A total of 23 employees have been promoted, and all the promotions are effective Jan. 1.
It was also announced that the online business of Dongwon mall, operated by Dongwon F&B, the Banchan&, operated by Dongwon Home Food, and Dongwon Home Food’s Geumcheon Meat will be integrated under Dongwon Home Food’s online business.
Dongwon F&B is majority owned by Dongwon Enterprise and is listed on the Korea Exchange.
In 2008, Dongwon Enterprise, Dongwon F&B, and publicly-listed Dongwon Industries together purchased StarKist, the U.S. tuna company known for Charlie the Tuna.
BY JIN MIN-JI [firstname.lastname@example.org]