Sam K. Reed

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Treehouse Foods, Inc.

Sam K. Reed

Sam K. Reed

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Treehouse Foods, Inc.

Career Highlights

Mothers Cake & Cookie Co.
Murray Bakery Products, Inc.
Treehouse Foods, Inc.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Keebler Foods Co.

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Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer & Corporate Secretary at Treehouse Foods, Inc.

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Partner & General Manager-Consumer Products & Services at Gryphon Investors, Inc.

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Industry Advisor at Madison Dearborn Partners LLC

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Former Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at WW

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Co-Founder at Encore Consumer Capital LLC

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Co-Founder at Tuckerman Capital

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President & Chief Executive Officer & Director at Clearwater Paper Corp.

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Principal at Scarlett Investments LLC

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at The Dallas Mavericks

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Sam K. Reed
Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Treehouse Foods, Inc.

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Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer

Mothers Cake & Cookie Co., part of Archway & Mother's Cookie Co., Inc., is a company headquartered in Oakland, CA, that manufactures and distributes cookies.

President & Chief Executive Officer
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2005 - 2018

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. is a food manufacturer servicing primarily in retail grocery and foodservice channels. Its products include non dairy powdered creamers and sweeteners; condensed, ready to serve, and powdered soups; refrigerated and shelf stable salad dressings and sauces; powdered drink mixes; single serve hot beverages; specialty teas; hot and cold cereals; macaroni and cheese, skillet dinners and other value added side dishes and salads; salsa and Mexican sauces; jams and pie fillings; pickles and related products; aseptic sauces; and liquid non dairy creamer. The company operates through three business segments: North American Retail Grocery, Food Away From Home and Industrial and Export. The North American Retail Grocery segment sells branded and private label products to customers within the United States and Canada. These products include non-dairy powdered creamers, condensed and ready to serve soups, broths and gravies, salad dressings and sauces, pickles and related products, Mexican sauces, jams and pie fillings, aseptic products, liquid non-dairy creamer, powdered drinks, hot cereals, macaroni and cheese and skillet dinners. The Food Away From Home segment sells non-dairy powdered creamers pickles and related products, Mexican sauces, refrigerated dressings, aseptic products and hot cereals to foodservice customers, including restaurant chains and food distribution companies, within the United States and Canada. The Industrial and Export segment includes co pack business and non dairy powdered creamer sales to industrial customers for use in industrial applications, including products for repackaging in portion control packages and for use as ingredients by other food manufacturers, pickles and related products, Mexican sauces, infant feeding products and refrigerated dressings. Export sales are primarily to industrial customers outside of North America. The company was founded on January 25, 2005 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, IL.

Boards & Committees
2002 - 2008

WW International, Inc. engages in the provision of weight management services. It operates through the following geographical segments: North America, United Kingdom, Continental Europe and Other. The North America segment consists of United States and Canada Company-owned operations. The United Kingdom segment includes United Kingdom Company-owned operations. The Continental Europe segment comprises of Germany, Switzerland, France, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, and Sweden Company-owned operations. The others segment offers Australia, New Zealand Company-owned operations, as well as revenues and costs from franchises in the United States. The company was founded by Jean Nidetch in 1963 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Vice Chairman
2001 - 2002

Kellogg Co. engages in the manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods. It markets cookies, crackers, crisps, and other convenience foods, under brands such as Kellogg’s, Keebler, Cheez-It, Pringles, Murray, Austin and Famous Amos, to supermarkets in the U.S. It operates through the following seven segments: North America, Europe, Latin America, and AMEA. The North America segment includes U.S. Frozen, Kashi company, and RX businesses. The Europe segment consists of European countries. The Latin America segment comprises of Central America and Mexico. The AMEA segment consists of Africa, Middle East, Australia and other Asian and Pacific markets. The company was founded by Will Keith Kellogg in 1906 and is headquartered in Battle Creek, MI.

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
1996 - 2001

Keebler Foods Co. provided food products. The company was founded in 1992 and was headquartered in Elmhurst, IL.

Political Donations

Former President of United States

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Treehouse Foods, Inc. purchases Associated Brands, Inc. from TorQuest Partners, Inc.

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Treehouse Foods, Inc. purchases Cains Foods LP

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2013 Barclays Back-to-School Consumer Conference

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