Who We Are

Mike Petrie

General Manager of Pasta


Mike Petrie joined 8th Avenue Food & Provisions in November 2021 as General Manager Pasta. Mr. Petrie has over 25 years of CPG experience with an extensive background in both private label and brands. He worked at American Italian Pasta Company in sales and business development before being acquired by Ralcorp, Conagra and ultimately Treehouse Foods.

While at Conagra and Treehouse, Mr. Petrie lead the Private Label Pasta business unit both domestically and internationally (Pasta Lensi) as General Manager. He most recently worked at Zentis North America leading Sales and Marketing. Earlier in his career he spent 14 years at Schwan’s Consumer Brands in progressive sales roles.

Arrow Lou Arace

Lou Arace

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Arrow Deepashri Khare

Deepashri Khare

Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)

Arrow Julie Burns

Julie Burns

General Manager of Healthy Snacks & Nut Butters

Arrow Craig Cohen

Craig Cohen

Chief Financial Officer

Arrow Marcel Tayssoun

Marcel Tayssoun

SVP Information Technology

Arrow John P. Lavey

John P. Lavey

General Counsel

Arrow Scott McNair

Scott McNair

President and CEO

Our Future


We are building a performance-based culture and investing in people and talent. We respect the contributions and ideas of all of our associates, and we support personal and professional growth.

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