- news, features, articles and disease information for the swine industry


National Pork Board Selects Kincannon and Reed for CEO Search

16 September 2014

US - The National Pork Board has selected Kincannon & Reed to assist in the search, screening and recruitment of the organisation's new chief executive officer.

On 2 September, the Pork Checkoff announced that Chief Executive Officer Chris Novak will step down after six years of service to assume leadership of the National Corn Growers Association. Novak's last day will be 3 October, 2014.

Chief Operating Officer John Johnson was immediately named interim CEO by the Board and will lead the organisation during the search process.

For confidential consideration as a candidate or to suggest a prospective candidate, please contact Jon Leafstedt, Jim Gerardot, or Ed Yuhas with Kincannon & Reed at

ThePigSite News Desk

Share This

News By

Related News

More News

WNF 2016 - Conference Day 2

News from Canada   28 October 2016

WNF 2016 - Conference Day 1

News from Canada   28 October 2016

Our Sponsors


Seasonal Picks

The Commuter Pig Keeper - 5m Books