Home delivery giantSchwan’s Home Service, Inc., Marshall, Minn., said it hiredBruce Bollingeras senior director of Innovation Product. The business also promotedMarie Nelson, registered dietician, to director of segment marketing, focusing on LiveSmart™ and the company's "Seniors’ segment." Schwan's said Bollinger has more than 20 years of brand management and channel marketing experience. Officials said Nelson first joined Schwan’s in 2000 as an employee in Schwan’s Food Service Inc. and has served in several roles including director of national accounts, food management companies and the director of customer marketing. 

Custom foodservice frozen meat, poultry and snacks processorBrooks Food Group, Bedford, Va., said it hiredJeff Sterlingas vice president of sales and marketing. Sterling previously served as vice president of sales and marketing for AFA Foods in King of Prussia, Pa.

Diversified foods processorInventure Foods, Inc., Phoenix, said it hiredRick Suchenskias senior vice president of sales and marketing. A 30-year industry veteran, Suchenski most recently was general manager for the RTD beverage division at Sunny Delight Beverages Co. Inventure Foods' businesses include frozen fruit processor Rader Farms, Lynden, Wash.

Fresh fruit processorSundia Corporation, Oakland, Calif., said it hiredMark Sherburneas vice president of sales. Sundia said Sherburne has held progressively responsible positions in US-based food companies such as Ocean Spray, Nestle USA, POM Wonderful, Vitasoy, and Ken’s Foods