Snyder's-Lance, Inc. has appointed Brian Driscoll as its President and Chief Executive Officer. Driscoll has been serving as the company's Interim President and CEO since April. He was the former President and CEO of Diamond Foods, Inc. and was appointed to the Snyder's-Lance Board of Directors on February 29, 2016 in connection with the company's acquisition of Diamond Foods.
Prior to joining Diamond Foods, from 2010 to 2012, he was CEO of Hostess Brands. From 2002 to 2010, he held senior management positions at Kraft Foods, Inc., including President, Sales, Customer Service and Logistics, Kraft North America from 2007 to 2010. Driscoll joined Kraft Foods, Inc. as a result of Kraft's acquisition of Nabisco, where he worked from 1995 to 2002, first as President of Sales and Integrated Logistics and later as the Senior Vice President, Biscuit Sales and Customer Service.