New CEO at Dole
Richard Dahl, currently president and chief operating officer, will be leaving the company to pursue personal business interests.
David H. Murdock, the owner of Dole, previously acted as chief executive officer and will remain chairman of the board. Murdock commented, "We are pleased to have David undertake this expanded leadership role in the company. His knowledge and experience in the industry are unprecedented."
From the June 18, 2007, Prepared Foods e-Flash