January 9/Le Sueur, Minn./The Free Press -- Davisco Foods International Inc. has named Jon Davis president and chief executive officer.

He succeeds his father, Mark, and grandfather, Stanley, as CEO of Davisco 

“Jon has grown up in our family business and the dairy industry, and has earned the opportunity to lead Davisco as we go forward,” Mark Davis said in a statement.

Jon Davis held various leadership positions. Most recently as chief operating officer, he was responsible for all aspects of the cheese and whey ingredient manufacturing facilities.

 From the January 10, 2012, Prepared Foods' Daily News.