Randall Foods, a provider of fresh poultry and meat products and a portfolio company of Highview Capital, announced that M. Scott Dineen has been appointed president and chief executive officer. Dineen replaces president Ron Totin, who is retiring after leading the business since 1984. As president and CEO, Dineen will oversee Randall’s strategy and operations, with a focus on scaling the business through increased geographical coverage and an expanded product offering to better serve its customers.
Dineen brings nearly 18 years of experience leading food processing, manufacturing and distribution businesses, with an expertise in protein products including beef, seafood and poultry.
Most recently, Dineen served as the president of Sierra Meat & Seafood Company, the second largest independent Certified Angus Beef distributor in North America. During his tenure, he improved the company’s key operational metrics, including material margins, labor dollars per pound and days sales outstanding, and achieved positive EBITDA in each quarter during the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior to joining Sierra Meat & Seafood, Dineen served as vice president of purchasing and production for Newport Meat Company, a protein processing and distribution company owned by Sysco, a global food distributor. Earlier in his career, he also held a senior role with Conagra Foods, the second largest food company in the US.