KeHE has appointed Karen Hung, founder and CEO of management consulting firm Silver Rock Consulting, to its board of directors. Hung was unanimously selected following a nationwide candidate search, the natural products distributor said.
“Karen’s extensive knowledge in business development and transformational leadership will make her a valuable addition to our board of directors,” said Brandon Barnholt, president and CEO of Naperville, Ill.-based KeHE. “As KeHE continues to grow as the ‘Next Generation’ distributor, we believe her expertise aligns with our strategic vision.”
Prior to her current role, Hung held officer and executive roles with numerous Fortune 100 companies, including Lands’ End, GE, Ann Taylor, Citigroup and a privately held healthcare company. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Washington University.
KeHE is an employee-owned company with more than 5,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.