Power 50 Ranking, 2010: 31
Title: President and CEO
Company: Tyson Foods
Key Development: Company ranked 30th out of “Top 50 Employers”; generated returns at or above expected levels in 2009.
What's Next: Continue to drive sales growth and commitment to team member development; focus on developing new products.
Donnie Smith has held the reins at the world’s largest processor and marketer of chicken, beef and pork for less than one full year, but he has already improved execution of the company’s strategic plans with new launches and adjustments of existing lines, while focusing on team development...More