Perdue Farms has promoted Mark Garth to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective Jan. 1.
Garth joined Perdue in May 2011 as senior vice president of finance. Prior to Perdue, he was senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer at Wells Dairy Inc. in Le Mars, Iowa, the nation’s largest family-owned ice cream manufacturer.
Before that, he was senior vice president, planning and analysis, electronic assembly for Plexus Corp. in Wisconsin, one of the largest producers of electronic manufacturing services worldwide.
Garth also has worked at ConAgra and Maytag.