Mar 21, 2022

Commodity Blenders Names COO

Mike Wright will oversee CBL business operations and help guide implementation of company strategy

Commodity Blenders, LLC (CBL) names Mike Wright as the company's new chief operating officer.

Mike Wright

Wright will oversee CBL business operations and help guide the implementation of company strategy and vision.

"Mike understands the feed business and what producers need to stay profitable,” says Bruce Keener, CBL President and CEO.

“He brings CBL a wealth of industry experience and expertise. We’re excited for him to join our team.”

Wright joins CBL with more than 25 years of feed industry experience. Prior to joining CBL, Wright served as Director of Operations & Business Development for D&D Ingredient Distributors, Inc. in Delphos, OH, where he was responsible for sales, marketing, quality and helping company leadership define and implement new operational polices and guidelines for continued business growth.

Previously, Wright directed research and marketing at Diamond V in Cedar Rapids, IA. As director of Global Marketing, he was responsible for developing and implementing the overall strategic marketing plan for the U.S. and international businesses.

He also has worked for ADM Animal Health & Nutrition, MoorMan’s Inc., Manna Pro Corporation, and Countrymark Cooperative, Inc.

Wright received his animal science degrees (B.S. and M.S.) and MBA from The Ohio State University.

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