RHEEMS, Pa. — Wenger Feeds has promoted Grant Markley and Jon Slothour to newly created operations roles within the company.
Transportation manager Grant Markley was promoted to Feed Division chief operating officer. Markley has overseen company transportation since 2012. In his new role, he will oversee both feed manufacturing and transportation.
Purchasing manager Jon Slothour was promoted to Ingredient Division chief operating officer, where he will oversee processed ingredients, grains, soft stock and bagged ingredients with an expanded emphasis on external ingredient relationships.
Slothour has 15 years of feed procurement experience he will bring to the position. Both Markley and Slothour will report to Geoff Finch, corporate chief operating officer.
“This new corporate structure and the creation of these positions are both part of our Long Range Strategic Plan,” said Jim Adams, president and CEO. “We feel the change will help us better coordinate our core operations as we continue to grow as a company.”