Who We Are

Stephen Owens

Senior Vice President of Sales

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Stephen Owens joined 8th Avenue Food & Provisions in December of 2020 as SVP of Sales. Mr. Owens was most recently at McCormick & Co. where he was VP, U.S. Consumer Packaged Division Sales where he focused on the growth and long-term planning of strategic North American retailers. He spent a large part of his career ascending through Kraft Heinz in several sales and marketing roles. He also has sales and marketing experience working at both Church & Dwight and Frito-Lay.

Mr. Owens is a leader recognized for strategic partnership covering branded, co-manager and private label businesses. He has an outstanding track record for consistently delivering superior results both individually and through his strong leadership across his teams. He has extensive knowledge in Channels, Strategy, Retail, Insights and Shopper Marketing.

Arrow Amy Michtich

Amy Michtich

Chief Operations Officer (COO)

Arrow Mike Petrie

Mike Petrie

General Manager of Pasta

Arrow Julie Burns

Julie Burns

General Manager of Healthy Snacks & Nut Butters

Arrow Hitesh Ruparel

Hitesh Ruparel

Senior Vice President of Supply Chain

Arrow Craig Cohen

Craig Cohen

Chief Financial Officer

Arrow Marcel Tayssoun

Marcel Tayssoun

VP Information Technology

Arrow John P. Lavey

John P. Lavey

Associate General Counsel

Arrow Scott McNair

Scott McNair

President and CEO

Our Future


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