Del Monte Foods Inc. appointed David Stis as senior vice president and chief customer officer. Stis will report to Del Monte Foods president and CEO, Greg Longstreet, and will be responsible for company sales in all channels including retail grocery and foodservice.

Stis has had a successful and progressive career spanning 29 years. His sales leadership and experience include: 22 years at PepsiCo/Frito Lay where he served as vice president of sales in various roles; a key growth role as senior vice president sales for Glanbia Performance Nutrition, a sports nutrition company; and most recently serving as vice president sales for Dean Foods where he led their national account organization representing $3 billion in annual revenue. Throughout David's career, the one constant has been his ability to grow revenue and margin contribution while representing leading brands. Stis earned both his bachelor's degree and MBA from Indiana University.